Evidence

These studies represent a cross section of the research looking at the benefits of using music in care homes for elderly adults and people living with dementia. Please note that these studies were not carried out in association with Musikind. The authors of these studies can be found by clicking on the provided links.

Influence of Dinner Music on Food Intake and Symptoms Common in Dementia

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Effects of Music on Agitation in Dementia: A Meta-Analysis

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Uses of music and psychological well-being among the elderly

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Caregiver Singing and Background Music in Dementia Care

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The Impact of Music on the Self in Dementia

The influence of caregiver singing and background music on vocally expressed emotions and moods in dementia care

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