Efficacy of a Topical Aromatic Rub (Vicks VapoRub<sup>®</sup>) on Effects on Self-Reported and Actigraphically Assessed Aspects of Sleep in Common Cold Patients
作者: Nayantara SanthiDavid RamseyGill PhillipsonDavid HullVictoria L. RevellDerk-Jan Dijk
作者单位: 1Surrey Sleep Research Centre, School of Biosciences and Medicine, Faculty of Healthand Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, Surrey, UK
2The Procter & Gamble Company, Mason Business Center, Mason Montgomery Road, Mason, OH, USA
3Procter & Gamble, Greater London Innovation Centre, Whitehall Lane, Egham, Surrey, UK
4Surrey-Clinical Research Centre, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, School of Biosciences and Medicine,Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, Surrey, UK
刊名: Open Journal of Respiratory Diseases, 2017, Vol.7 (2), pp.83-101
来源数据库: Scientific Research Publishing Journal
DOI: 10.4236/ojrd.2017.72009
原始语种摘要: Common cold sufferers frequently report sleep disruption during the symptomatic period of infections. We examined the effects of treatment with a topical aromatic pharmaceutical ointment (Vicks VapoRub®), on associated sleep disturbances. The effects of Vicks VapoRub® versus placebo (petrolatum ointment) on subjective and objective measured sleep parameters were assessed in an exploratory study of 100 common cold patients, in a randomized, single blind, controlled, two-arm, parallel design study. The primary efficacy variable was subjective sleep quality measured with the SQSQ (Subjective Quality of Sleep Questionnaire). Additional measures included, ease of falling asleep and depth of sleep (measured with a post-sleep Visual Analog Scale), total sleep time, sleep...
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  • sleep 睡眠
  • subjective 舟的
  • petrolatum 矿脂
  • common 普通
  • exploratory 勘探的
  • retiring 退职的
  • measured 量过的
  • quality 品质
  • favour 促成
  • treatment 处理