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Korean Journal of Adult Nursing ((구)Journal of Korean Academy of Adult Nursing)

ISSN  1225-4886 (Print)
Published since 1989
Indexed in SCOPUS, CINAHL, KoreaMed, KoMCI

2008 Korean Journal of Adult Nursing ((구)Journal of Korean Academy of Adult Nursing)ALL

Page 697 ~ 706
제목 피톤치드 흡입이 대학생의 활력징후, 생활 스트레스 및 혈중 코티졸 수치에 미치는 효과
Title Effects of Phytoncides Inhalation on Serum Cortisol Level and Life Stress of College Students
저자 남은숙, 엄동춘
Author Nam Eun Sook, Uhm Dong Choon
주요어 흡입, 대학생, 생활 스트레스, 활력징후, 코티졸
Keyword Inhalation, College students, Vital signs, Life stress, Cortisol
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to identify the effects of the phytoncides on serum cortisol level, vital signs and life stress of college students. Methods: This study was nonequivalent control group non-synchronized design. The subjects consisted of 60(control group: 28, experimental group: 32). The phytoncides mixed the pine(pinus sylvestris) oil with the cypress(cupressus sempervirens) oil in the same rate. In the experiment, it was put in an aroma-necklace bottle and inhaled 3 times per day(9AM, at noon, before going to bed) for 2 weeks. The data were analyzed by the SPSS version 12.0 program. Results: In the experimental group systolic BP(F=15.603, p=.000), diastolic BP(F=29.489, p=.000) and serum cortisol level(F=4.968, p=.000) were significantly decreased. Conclusion: The phytoncides inhalation is a partly help to reduce college students' life stress. The phytoncides is the incense of the familial tree. We recommended to examine what differences between the green shower and the phytoncides inhalation for the stress reduction.
Page Title Author
675~684 Cognitive Function, Depression, Social Support, and Self-Care in Elderly with Hypertension Kim Ok Soo, Jeon Hae Ok
685~696 Frequency of Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Perceived Stress, and Mental Health among Women Park Hyo Jung, Lim Soo Jin
697~706 Effects of Phytoncides Inhalation on Serum Cortisol Level and Life Stress of College Students Nam Eun Sook, Uhm Dong Choon
707~718 Concept Analysis on the Clinical Critical Thinking Ability in Nursing Shin Kyung Rim, Hwang Ji Won, Shin Su Jin
719~730 Influencing Factors on Spiritual Health in Women Cancer Patients Tae Young Sook, Kim Mi Yea
731~742 Learning Element Recognition and Academic Achievement of Nursing Student Receiving PBL with Simulation Education Kim Ji Yun, Choi Eun Young
743~755 An Analysis of Nurses' Behavior for Politeness in Cancer Patient-Centered Conversation Lee Hwa Jin
756~764 The Effects of Aromatherapy on Dysmenorrhea, Menstrual Pain, Anxiety, and Depression in Nursing Students Seo Ji-Yeong, Kim Mi-Ye
765~777 A Comparative Study on Health Status, Depression, and Quality of Life between the Elderly Living with Family and the Elderly Living Alone Kim, Kwuy Bun, Lee Yun Jung, Sok Sohyune R.
778~790 Development of Web-based Multimedia Contents for the Critical Care Practice of Nursing Students through Inter-College Collaboration So Hyang-Sook, Bae Yeong-Suk, Kim Young-Ock, Kim Su-Mi, Kang Hee-Young, Choi Ja-Yun, Yang Jin-Ju, Kim Nam-Young, Ko Eun, Hwang Seon-Young
791~803 Migrant Workers' Quality of Life Related to Health Kim Shin-Jeong, Lee Soon-Hee, Kim Sook-Young, Kim Aee-Lee, Park Hyun Tae, Lee Young-Joo
804~814 Comparison between Perception of Dementia Patients’ and Caregivers’ Assessment on Patients' Anxiety, Depression, and Quality of Life Shin Kyung-Rim, Kang Younhee, Jung Dukyoo, Jin Li Hua, Whang Suna