Table 2

Cumulative number (No

Treatment

Pre-treatment OR post-treatment

No. Eggs collected

No. Eggs hatched

Hatch- rate

% OE

p*


"Suffocation"

pediculicide

Pre-

343

297

0.8659

Post-

408

112

0.2745

68.3%

< 0.0001

Melaleuca oil & lavender oil (TTO/LO)

Pre-

354

316

0.8927

Post-

393

195

0.4962

44.4%

< 0.0001

Eucalyptus oil & lemon tea tree oil (EO/LTTO)

Pre-

365

323

0.8849

3.3%

Post-

382

327

0.8560


p*-values are for comparisons of "suffocation' pediculicide and TTO/LO Lotion with EO/LTTO Solution.

Barker and Altman BMC Dermatology 2011 11:14   doi:10.1186/1471-5945-11-14

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