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Integrating models of music into acute hospitals: An Irish perspective

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dc.contributor.author Moss, Hilary
dc.date.accessioned 2017-02-01T16:10:48Z
dc.date.available 2017-02-01T16:10:48Z
dc.date.issued 2007
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/5486
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract This chapter explores the role of music in a large acute, academic teaching hospital in Dublin, Ireland. The chapter presents a number of methods of using music, such as live performance, music therapy, musician in residence schemes, and using pre-recorded music as part of hospital design. A discussion of the most appropriate use of any one model of music in a hospital setting then follows. Music can be used in many different ways within the acute hospital, and these different methods are presented as a resource from which to select the best intervention to assist a patient or group of patients. Four key features which are essential to selecting the right music for any patient group will be presented and explored: 1) assessing patient need, 2) evaluating the benefit of the intervention, 3) insisting on professional training and excellence and 4) always viewing the use of music in a hospital setting as a therapeutic tool. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher Cambridge Scholars Publishing en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Music: Promoting Health and Creating Community in Healthcare Contexts. Edwards, Jane (ed);chapter 3, pp. 29-
dc.subject music en_US
dc.subject music therapy en_US
dc.title Integrating models of music into acute hospitals: An Irish perspective en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/bookPart en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.date.updated 2016-11-19T18:22:22Z
dc.description.version ACCEPTED
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US
dc.internal.rssid 1645234
dc.internal.copyrightchecked Yes
dc.description.status Not peer reviewed


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