Evaluation of the effect of aromatherapy in management of knee osteoarthritis patients

@article{Zhang2018EvaluationOT,
  title={Evaluation of the effect of aromatherapy in management of knee osteoarthritis patients},
  author={R. Zhang and Tonya L Kerrin and Emad N. Zikri},
  journal={International Journal of Complementary and Alternative Medicine},
  year={2018},
  volume={11}
}
Osteoarthritis is a common disease that affects the joints leading to erosion of the cartilage.1 Its main symptoms are pain, morning stiffness and the reduction of range of flexion and extension of the joint.2 3.8% of the population complains of knee osteoarthritis.3 knee osteoarthritis is more common in males 45 and younger . Above this age, females are more affected.4 It has been proven that the economic impact of knee osteoarthritis is much greater than that of rheumatoid arthritis.5 Many… Expand
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