Musical identity of patients with multiple sclerosis.

  title={Musical identity of patients with multiple sclerosis.},
  author={Shirlene Vianna Moreira and Cec{\'i}lia Cavalieri França and Marcos Aur{\'e}lio Moreira and Marco Aur{\'e}lio Lana-Peixoto},
  journal={Arquivos de neuro-psiquiatria},
  volume={67 1},
Musical autobiographies consist of a powerful therapeutic tool by which individuals define themselves. The use of this technique may help (re)construction personal identities and improve quality of life of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). Eight adult patients on treatment at CIEM Multiple Sclerosis Investigation Center after selecting 10 to 15 pieces of music most significant in their lives were interviewed. The data collected were classified according to Even Rudd categories, which… 

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