Table 4

Adverse effects associated with distension with saline and steroid and placebo. Results are shown as No (% of total number in both groups)

Adverse effectDistension with saline and steroid (nā€Š=ā€Š25)Placebo (nā€Š=ā€Š21)
Pain associated with procedure4 (16)1 (4)
Increased pain for up to 48 hours after procedure3 (12)1 (4)
Claustrophobia at time of procedure1 (4)1 (4)
Unsettled, anxious and hot0 (0)1 (4)
Shoulder noisy (that is, fluid noises)1 (4)0 (0)
Total reported adverse effects9 (36)4 (19)