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- Fukagawa, Mio, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Flavour and fragrance journal 2011 v.26 no.3 pp. 204-210
- Abies sibirica; air; alpha-pinene; behavior disorders; beta-pinene; bornyl acetate; camphene; carene; electroencephalography; essential oils; mental health; myrcene; odor compounds; trees
- ... Volatile constituents from natural plants have sometimes been used for the treatment of mental disorders, but the efficacy of many plants has not been determined. Here, we investigated the effects of the essential oil of the Siberian fir tree, Abies sibirica (Pinaceae), on individuals during and after performance of a sustained task on a visual display terminal (VDT). Participants who breathed air ...