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Music Therapy for Patients in the Hospital: Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness

Published on: February 8, 2017
Project Number: RA0890-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Reference List
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of music therapy for patients receiving hospital-based treatments or procedures?
  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of music therapy for patients receiving hospital-based treatments or procedures?

Key Message

Eight systematic reviews, 17 randomized controlled trials, and nine non-randomized studies were identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of music therapy for patients receiving hospital-based treatments or procedures.

Tags

hospital departments, hospital units, hospitalization, hospitals, inpatients, music therapy, other miscellaneous topics, musical, Hospitalisation, hospitalized, Hospitalised, inpatient