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The Effect of Inhalation of Matricaria Chamomile Essential Oil on Patients’ Anxiety before Esophagogastroduodenoscopy

  title={The Effect of Inhalation of Matricaria Chamomile Essential Oil on Patients’ Anxiety before Esophagogastroduodenoscopy},
  author={Akram Gholami and Yaser Tabaraei and Fereshteh Ghorat and Hasan Khalili},
Abstract Background: One of the most stressful situations in clinical environments is exposure to invasive diagnostic methods, one of which is the endoscopy of the digestive tract. Endoscopy related anxiety can prevent achieving optimal results. Aromatherapy is one of complementary treatments that can reduce anxiety. The aim of this study was to determine the effect of inhalation of matricaria chamomile essential oil on the anxiety before Esophagogastroduodenoscopy. Materials and Methods: This… 
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