Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Aromatherapy : basic mechanisms and evidence-based clinical use

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Content: Historical Notes on Essential Oils and Aromatherapy with Special Reference to Bergamot Essential OilAlfredo Foca and Maria Carla LibertoThe Olfactory System: From Odorant Molecules to PerceptionSimone Pifferi and Anna MeniniBOTANICAL, PHYTOCHEMICAL, ANALYTICAL, AND TECHNOLOGICAL ISSUESTaxonomy, Morphology, and Physiology of Aromatic Plants: A Botanical PerspectiveSalvatore RagusaPhytochemical Components of Aromatic Plants and Factors Influencing Their VariabilityGiancarlo StattiAromatic Plants: Molecular Biology/Biotechnology ApproachCandida Vannini and Marcella BracaleExtraction, Sample Preparation, and Analytical Methods for Quality Issues of Essential OilsPaola Montoro, Milena Masullo, Sonia Piacente, and Cosimo PizzaTechnological Aspects of Essential OilsMaria Chiara Cristiano, Donato Cosco, and Donatella PaolinoCELL BIOLOGICAL EFFECTS AND UNDERLYING MECHANISMSEssential Oils Exploited in Cytotoxicity Studies for Translation into Safer and More Effective Cancer TherapeuticsRossella Russo, Maria Tiziana Corasaniti, Giacinto Bagetta, and Luigi Antonio MorronePhototoxicity of Essential OilsMichele Navarra, Marco Miroddi, and Gioacchino CalapaiEssential Oils: Fragrances and AntioxidantsRosalia Crupi and Salvatore CuzzocreaRATIONAL BASIS FOR AROMATHERAPYAromatherapy and Neurotransmission: Behavioral and Neurochemical StudiesLuigi Antonio Morrone, Laura Rombola, Diana Amantea, Maria Tiziana Corasaniti, and Giacinto BagettaRational Basis for Research and Development of Essential Oils in Pain TrialsLaura Rombola, Luigi Antonio Morrone, Chizuko Watanabe, Hirokazu Mizoguchi, Tsukasa Sakurada, Laura Berliocchi, Maria Tiziana Corasaniti, Giacinto Bagetta, and Shinobu SakuradaPain Relief by Local Peripheral Injection of Beta-Caryophyllene through Cannabinoid 2 ReceptorSoh Katsuyama, Takaaki Komatsu, Giacinto Bagetta, Shinobu Sakurada, and Tsukasa SakuradaEssential Oils, the Immune System, and InflammationFranca Marino, Raffaella Bombelli, and Marco CosentinoAntimicrobial Effects of Bergamot Essential Oil: From Ancient Medicine to Modern ResearchAlfredo Foca and Maria Carla LibertoEVIDENCE BASED CLINICAL USE OF AROMATHERAPYAromatherapy for the Treatment of Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of DementiaLuca Cravello and Carlo CaltagironeAromatherapy in Dementia and Dementia-Related Neuropsychiatric DisordersSergio Fusco, Francesco Corica, and Andrea CorsonelloTherapeutic Applications of Aromatherapy in PediatricsSamaneh Khanpour Ardestani, Cecilia Bukutu, and Sunita VohraAromatic Plants and Essential Oils in the Treatment and Prevention of Infectious DiseasesNeda Mimica-Dukic, Natasa Simin, Ivana Beara, Dejan Orcic, Marija Lesjak, Marina Franciskovic, and Emilija SvircevREGULATORY ISSUESRegulatory Issues in AromatherapyGioacchino CalapaiPharmacovigilance and Phytovigilance for a Safe Use of Essential OilsAlfredo Vannacci, Alessandra Pugi, Eugenia Gallo, Fabio Firenzuoli, and Alessandro MugelliEssential Oils and Aromatherapy: Epidemiology of Their UtilizationAnna Loraschi and Marco Cosentino