Review collection - Music therapists 

17 reviews


Llovet AK. Meta-analysis of Specific Music Therapy Measures and Their Implications for the Health Care System. Health Care Manag (Frederick). 2017 Jan/Mar;36(1):60-68. doi: 10.1097/HCM.0000000000000135.


Lee JH. The Effects of Music on Pain: A Meta-Analysis. J Music Ther. 2016 Winter;53(4):430-477. Epub 2016 Oct 19.

McConnell T, Scott D, Porter S. Music therapy for end-of-life care: An updated systematic review. Palliat Med. 2016 Oct;30(9):877-83. Epub 2016 Mar 4.


Burns DS. Theoretical rationale for music selection in oncology intervention research: An integrative review. J Music Ther. 2012 Spring;49(1):7-22.

Zhang JM, Wang P, Yao JX, Zhao L, Davis MP, Walsh D, Yue GH. Music interventions for psychological and physical outcomes in cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Support Care Cancer. 2012 Dec;20(12):3043-53. Epub 2012 Oct 2.


McFerran K, Baker F, Krout R. What's in the lyrics? A discussion paper describing the complexities of systematically analyzing lyrics composed in music therapy. Can J Mus Therapy. 2011;17(11):34-54.


Bradt J, Dileo C. Music therapy for end-of-life care. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2010 Jan 20;(1):CD007169. [Withdrawn]

Leow M, Drury VB, Hong PW. The experience and expectations of terminally ill patients receiving music therapy in the palliative setting: a systematic review. JBI Library of Systematic Reviews. 2010 Sep 30;8(27):1088–111. JBL 000331. [No abstract available]

Leow QM, Drury VB, Poon W. Experience of terminally ill patients with music therapy: a literature review. Singapore Nursing Journal. 2010;37(3):48, 50-2. [No abstract available]

Schmid W, Ostermann T. Home-based music therapy--a systematic overview of settings and conditions for an innovative service in healthcare. BMC Health Serv Res. 2010 Oct 14;10:291.

Skingley A, Vella-Burrows T. Therapeutic effects of music and singing for older people. Nurs Stand. 2010 Jan 13-19;24(19):35-41.


O'Callaghan C. Objectivist and constructivist music therapy research in oncology and palliative care: an overview and reflection. Music and Medicine. 2009 Jul;1(1):41-60.


Richards T, Johnson J, Sparks A, Emerson H. The effect of music therapy on patients' perception and manifestation of pain, anxiety, and patient satisfaction. Medsurg Nurs. 2007 Feb;16(1):7-14.


Cepeda MS, Carr DB, Lau J, Alvarez H. Music for pain relief. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2006 Apr 19;(2):CD004843. [Withdrawn 2013]

Hanser S. Music therapy in adult oncology : research issues. J Soc Integr Oncol. 2006 Spring;4(2):62-66.

Ostermann T, Schmid W. Music therapy in the treatment of multiple sclerosis: a comprehensive literature review. Expert Rev Neurother. 2006 Apr;6(4):469-77.


Hilliard RE. Music therapy in hospice and palliative care: a review of the empirical data. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2005 Jun;2(2):173-178. Epub 2005 Apr 7.

Last updated 26 August 2021