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Evidence-Based Research for the Geriatric Population

Title: Evidence-Based Research for the Geriatric Population.
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Name(s): Thomason, Danae Katherine, author
Standley, Jayne M., professor directing thesis
Darrow, Alice-Anne, committee member
Gregory, Sarah, committee member
College of Music, degree granting department
Florida State University, degree granting institution
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Text
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: 2007
Publisher: Florida State University
Place of Publication: Tallahassee, Florida
Physical Form: computer
online resource
Extent: 1 online resource
Language(s): English
Abstract/Description: The purpose of this study was to analyze the existing quantitative experimental research evaluating the effect of music on symptoms of the geriatric population. A review of literature was conducted on 47 studies found in twelve refereed journals evaluating. Common objectives, assessments, and procedures were identified and clinical guidelines for evidence-based procedures were developed. Results and further quantitative research are suggested and discussed.
Identifier: FSU_migr_etd-0377 (IID)
Submitted Note: A Thesis submitted to the College of Music in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Music Therapy.
Degree Awarded: Degree Awarded: Fall Semester, 2007.
Date of Defense: Date of Defense: October 12, 2007.
Keywords: Evidence-Based Research, Gerontology, Music Therapy
Bibliography Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Advisory committee: Jayne M. Standley, Professor Directing Thesis; Alice-Anne Darrow, Committee Member; Sarah Gregory, Committee Member.
Subject(s): Music
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fsu/fd/FSU_migr_etd-0377
Host Institution: FSU

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Thomason, D. K. (2007). Evidence-Based Research for the Geriatric Population. Retrieved from http://purl.flvc.org/fsu/fd/FSU_migr_etd-0377