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Effects of Aromatherapy Using the Damask Rose Essential Oil on Depression, Anxiety, and Stress in Hemodialysis Patients: A Clinical Trial

Alireza Kasra Dehkordi 1 , Ali Tayebi 2 , * , Abbas Ebadi 3 , Hedayat Sahraei 4 and Behzad Einollahi 5
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1 MSc in Nursing, Nephrology and Urology Department, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 PhD Student Nursing, Department of Medical Surgical Nursing, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 PhD Associate Professor, Behavioral Sciences Research Center and Faculty Nursing, Tehran, IR Iran
4 PhD Professor in Neuroscience, Neuroscience Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 PhD Professor in Nephrology, Nephrology and Urology Department, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Nephro-Urology Monthly: November 2017, 9 (6); e60280
  • Published Online: September 19, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 5, 2016
  • Revised: September 21, 2016
  • Accepted: July 9, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/numonthly.60280

To Cite: Dehkordi A K, Tayebi A, Ebadi A, Sahraei H, Einollahi B. Effects of Aromatherapy Using the Damask Rose Essential Oil on Depression, Anxiety, and Stress in Hemodialysis Patients: A Clinical Trial, Nephro-Urol Mon. 2017 ; 9(6):e60280. doi: 10.5812/numonthly.60280.

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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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