The effect of music on acute confusion in older adults after hip or knee surgery.

@article{McCaffrey2009TheEO,
  title={The effect of music on acute confusion in older adults after hip or knee surgery.},
  author={Ruth G McCaffrey},
  journal={Applied nursing research : ANR},
  year={2009},
  volume={22 2},
  pages={107-12}
}
The purpose of this randomized controlled study was to determine the effects of music listening on acute confusion that is common in older adults after hip or knee surgery. A control group demonstrated greater decreases in cognition on the first postoperative day compared to a music-listening group (F = 8.448, p = .009). In the 3-day postoperative period… CONTINUE READING