On the scent of a useful therapy


Posted on July 1st, by editor in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Aromatherapy has many champions in dementia care but there has been little research to evaluate its effects. Sarah Burleigh and Cheryl Armstrong devised a small pilot study which showed dramatic effects for some individuals.
Author/s: Sarah Burleigh, Cheryl Armstrong
Vol: 5, Issue: 4, pp21-23





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