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Intervention Protocol

Aromatherapy and massage for symptom relief in patients with cancer

  1. Ein-Soon Shin1,*,
  2. Sun-Hee Lee2,
  3. Kyung-Hwa Seo3,
  4. Yoon-Hyung Park4,
  5. Tuyet T Nguyen2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care Group

Published Online: 13 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009873


How to Cite

Shin ES, Lee SH, Seo KH, Park YH, Nguyen TT. Aromatherapy and massage for symptom relief in patients with cancer (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 6. Art. No.: CD009873. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009873.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Ajou University School of Medicine, Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, Korea, South

  2. 2

    School of Medicine, EWHA Womans University, Department of Preventive Medicine, Yangchun-Ku, Seoul, Korea, South

  3. 3

    Health Institute of Healthcare Policy, Research Organization Team, Yongsan-Gu, Seoul, Korea, South

  4. 4

    Soonchunhyang University, Department of Preventative Medicine, College of Medicine, Cheonan, Korea, South

*Ein-Soon Shin, Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Ajou University School of Medicine, San 5, Woncheon-dong, Yeongyong-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 443-721, Korea, South. Shin2738@ajou.ac.kr.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 13 JUN 2012

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Abstract

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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To evaluate the effectiveness of aromatherapy and/or massage on pain, psychological distress, immune function, quality of life, and other physical symptoms in patients with cancer.