A guide for healthcare professionals
Maria Lis-Balchin - Honorary Research Fellow, School of Applied Science, London South Bank University
This unique book takes an analytical and scientific approach to aromatherapy practices and principles based on the scientific evidence to date.
Aromatherapy Science consists of eight chapters and 68 monographs. The chapters review the scientific basis of aromatherapy and contents include:
- historical background
- aromatherapy practice
- chemistry of essential oils
- bioactivity of essential oils
- science of smell
- safety issue
- clinical studies.
This book provides pharmacists, GPs, nurses and other healthcare professionals with reliable scientifically based information on this growing discipline.
- ISBN 978 0 85711 134 0
- Published Nov 2005
246 x 189mm (480pp)