Hossein Babatabar Darzi
The effect of aromatherapy with rose and lavender on anxiety, surgical site pain, and extubation time after open-heart surgery: A double-center randomized controlled trial
Babatabar Darzi, Hossein; Vahedian-Azimi, Amir; Ghasemi, Saeed; Ebadi, Abbas; Sathyapalan, Thozhukat; Sahebkar, Amirhossein
To determine the effect of aromatherapy with rose and lavender on the patient outcomes after open‐heart surgery (OHS). In the clinical trial, patients were randomized to four groups. One group received routine care, the placebo group received a cotton swab soaked in water and the other two groups received either a cotton swab containing three drops of rose or lavender essence (0.2 ml). A total of 160 patients were randomized into four groups. Intergroup anxiety was not significantly different; however, the reciprocal time‐group effect was significant among the four groups. The extubation time was significant among the four groups which related to rose essence group compared with the control group (p
|Journal Article Type||Article|
|Peer Reviewed||Peer Reviewed|
|APA6 Citation||Babatabar Darzi, H., Vahedian-Azimi, A., Ghasemi, S., Ebadi, A., Sathyapalan, T., & Sahebkar, A. (in press). The effect of aromatherapy with rose and lavender on anxiety, surgical site pain, and extubation time after open-heart surgery: A double-center randomized controlled trial. Phytotherapy Research, https://doi.org/10.1002/ptr.6698|
|Keywords||Airway extubation; Anxiety; Aromatherapy; Coronary artery bypass surgery; Lavender oil; Pain; Rose|
This file is under embargo until Apr 9, 2021 due to copyright reasons.
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