Music-based intervention to reduce aggressive behavior in children and adolescents: a meta-analysis - Ye P, Huang Z, Zhou H, Tang Q.
BACKGROUND: We aimed to evaluate the effect of music-based intervention on the aggressive behavior in children and adolescents, and made a comparison of music medicine and music therapy. METHODS: We searched PubMed (MEDLINE), Ovid-Embase, and the C...
Depressive symptoms are prevalent and associated with greater healthcare utilization among hospitalized adults with cancer. Music therapy and massage therapy are available at many National Cancer Institute (NCI)-Designated Cancer Centers and recommended by the American Society of Clinical Oncology for depressive symptoms, but a paucity of studies have compared these two therapies.
Conclusions: There is evidence of moderate quality that music therapy improves anxiety, pain, and satisfaction scores among infertile women undergoing ART. Moreover, it increases the clinical pregnancy rate but without statistical significance. More trials with a larger sample size are needed to investigate the influence of music therapy on the clinical outcomes of ART.PMID:34546118 | DOI:10.1080/0167482X.2021.1977277
CONCLUSIONS: PT-MT is a promising intervention for the reduction of distress in both parents and children. Further studies should include a higher number of sessions and participants.PMID:34520309 | DOI:10.1080/02646838.2021.1979199
Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2021 Sep 13:10499091211040436. doi: 10.1177/10499091211040436. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTAs there is a high propensity for patients with advanced malignancy to experience refractory dyspnea, it is necessary for physicians to be well-versed in the management of these patients' dyspneic symptoms. For symptomatic treatment of cancer patients with dyspnea, both pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic methods should be considered. The main source of pharmacologic symptom management for dyspnea is oral and parenteral opioids; benzodiazepines and corticosteroids may serve as helpful adjuncts alongside opio...
Might listening to music be a successful nonpharmacological intervention for improving sleep quality in older adults?Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
Conditions: Music Therapy; Anxiety; Respiratory Distress Syndrome; Intensive Care Units; Nursing Intervention: Other: musıc therapy Sponsor: Kutahya Health Sciences University Recruiting