Decreasing preoperative anxiety by music: experimental study in a vascular surgery unit

Alessandro Sili, Roberta Fida, Davide Proietti, Ercole Vellone, Rosaria Alvaro

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Abstract

Preoperative anxiety is common in patients undergoing surgical interventions. Several international studies have shown the positive effect of music before minor surgery and invasive procedures, but the effect of music before major surgery was not explored.
Translated title of the contributionDecreasing preoperative anxiety by music: experimental study in a vascular surgery unit
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)13-19
Number of pages7
JournalAssistenza infermieristica e ricerca : AIR
Volume32
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013

Keywords

  • Aged
  • Anxiety
  • Case-Control Studies
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Italy
  • Male
  • Music Therapy
  • Preoperative Care
  • Psychometrics
  • Questionnaires
  • Treatment Outcome
  • Vascular Surgical Procedures

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