Effects of music therapy on depression and duration of hospital stay of breast cancer patients after radical mastectomy.

@article{Zhou2011EffectsOM,
  title={Effects of music therapy on depression and duration of hospital stay of breast cancer patients after radical mastectomy.},
  author={Kai-na Zhou and Xiao-mei Li and Hong Yan and Shao-nong Dang and Duo-lao Wang},
  journal={Chinese medical journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={124 15},
  pages={2321-7}
}
BACKGROUND Breast cancer remains the most important cancer among women worldwide. The disease itself and treatment may have a profound impact on the patients' psychological well being and quality of life. Depression is common in breast cancer patients and affects the therapeutic effects as well as prolongs the duration of hospital stay. However, few studies… CONTINUE READING