Effectiveness of aromatherapy in decreasing maternal anxiety for a sick child undergoing infusion in a paediatric clinic.

@article{Ueki2014EffectivenessOA,
  title={Effectiveness of aromatherapy in decreasing maternal anxiety for a sick child undergoing infusion in a paediatric clinic.},
  author={Shingo Ueki and Kazuteru Niinomi and Yuko Takashima and Ryoko Kimura and Kazuyo Komai and Kiyotaka Murakami and Chieko Fujiwara},
  journal={Complementary therapies in medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={22 6},
  pages={1019-26}
}
OBJECTIVES We examined whether aromatherapy involving inhalation of yuzu (Citrus ichangensis×Citrus reticulata) oil was effective in decreasing mothers' anxiety for her sick child receiving an infusion at a paediatric clinic. DESIGN Controlled clinical trial. SETTING Mothers of sick children who arrived at the hospital were asked to complete an anonymous questionnaire. After a doctor examined the child and confirmed the necessity for infusion, the mothers who agreed to participate in our… CONTINUE READING
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