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Effects of Calming Music on Agitation in Nursing Home Residents
Activities Directors’ Quarterly for Alzheimer’s & Other Dementia Patients
  • Patricia A Tabloski
  • Ruth Remington, Framingham State University
  • Leah Mckinnon-Howe
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Article
Publication Date
4-1-2005
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Subject Categories
Nursing
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Abstract
This article examines the use of calming music to decrease agitation in cognitively impaired nursing home residents. Calming music has been shown to be an effective, nonpharmacologic strategy to reduce agitated behavior in persons with dementia.
Citation Information
Patricia A Tabloski, Ruth Remington and Leah Mckinnon-Howe. "Effects of Calming Music on Agitation in Nursing Home Residents" Activities Directors’ Quarterly for Alzheimer’s & Other Dementia Patients Vol. 5 Iss. 4 (2005) p. 27 - 31
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/ruth_remington/23/