Association Between Music Therapy Techniques and Patient-Reported Moderate to Severe Fatigue in Hospitalized Adults With Cancer

JCO Oncology Practice
13 Jul, 2020 ,

Thomas M. Atkinson conducted a study to assess the benefit of Music Therapy techniques for cancer-related fatigue in the inpatient setting. The researchers concluded that in a large sample of inpatient adults with diverse cancer disease types, active music therapy was associated with greater reduction in cancer-related fatigue and increased reporting of positive affect/emotions compared with passive music therapy.