Jos De Backer

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THE RESPIRATORY SYSTEM COMPRISES SEVERAL SCALES OF BIOLOGICAL COMPLEXITY: the genes, cells and tissues that work in concert to generate resultant function. Malfunctions of the structure or function of components at any spatial scale can result in diseases, to the detriment of gas exchange, right heart function and patient quality of life. Vast amounts of(More)
Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a serious and complex mental disorder with a lifetime prevalence of 5.9%, characterized by pervasive difficulties with emotion regulation, impulse control, and instability in interpersonal relationships and self-image. Impairments in interpersonal functioning have always been a prominent characteristic of BPD,(More)
BACKGROUND Music therapy is a predominantly non-verbal psychotherapy based on music improvisation, embedded in a therapeutic relationship. This is the reason why music therapy is also used to treat depression. AIM To examine the efficacy of music therapy and to report on the results of recent research into the value of music therapy as a treatment for(More)
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