The therapeutic use of music for cancer-related pain.

  title={The therapeutic use of music for cancer-related pain.},
  author={Susan L Beck},
  journal={Oncology nursing forum},
  volume={18 8},
The purpose of this experimental crossover study was to evaluate to what extent the therapeutic use of music would decrease pain in patients with cancer who were receiving scheduled analgesics. Baseline data were collected for three days. Subjects then were assigned randomly to listen to their preference of seven types of relaxing music or a control (a 60-cycle hum) twice daily for three days. Then they crossed over into the alternate group for the next three days. Finally, each subject… CONTINUE READING
35 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…