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Music and other expressive therapies

Chou LI, et al: Effects of music therapy on oxygen saturation in premature infants receiving endotracheal suctioning. J Nurs Res 11: 209-216, 2003.

Kemper KJ, et al: Attitudes and expectations about music therapy for premature infants among staff in a neonatal intensive care unit. Altern Ther Health Med 10: 50-54, 2004.

Kemper KJ, Jennings D: Consider the benefits of music therapy for your patients. Contemp Pediatr 22: 59-66, 2005.

Sabler OJZ, et al: The effect of using music therapy with relaxation imagery in the management of patients undergoing bone marrow transplantation: a pilot feasibility study. Altern Ther Health Med 9: 70-74, 2003.

Standley JM: A meta-analysis of the efficacy of music therapy for premature infants. J Pediatr Nurs 17: 107-113, 2002.

Standley JM: The effect of music-reinforced nonnutritive sucking on feeding rate of premature infants. J Pediatr Nurs 18: 169-173, 2003.

Tiller WA, et al: Cardiac coherence: a new, noninvasive measure of autonomic nervous system order. Altern Ther Health Med 2: 52-65, 1996.

Whipple J: Music in intervention for children and adolescents with autism: a meta-analysis. J Music Ther 41: 90-106, 2004.



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