Exploring the impact of music concerts in promoting well-being in dementia care

  title={Exploring the impact of music concerts in promoting well-being in dementia care},
  author={Kagari Shibazaki and N. Marshall},
  journal={Aging & Mental Health},
  pages={468 - 476}
  • Kagari Shibazaki, N. Marshall
  • Published 2017
  • Medicine
  • Aging & Mental Health
  • ABSTRACT Objectives: This study explores the specific effects of live music concerts on the clients with dementia, their families and nursing staff/caregivers. Methods: Researchers attended 22 concerts in care facilities in England and Japan. Interviews were carried out with clients with dementia, nursing staff and family members. Observations were also carried out before, during and after the concerts. All observations were recorded in field notes. Results: The effect of the concerts in both… CONTINUE READING
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