July 12th, 2012

Music As Medicine

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Judith Ritchie unlocked her office at the Sammons Cancer Center and gathered the instruments that would best serve her patients in the oncology unit. An American Indian flute. A plucked psaltery or lap harp… Brent Bauer, professor of medicine and director of the Complementary and Integrative Medicine Program at the Mayo Clinic, says research is catching up with the value of music in promoting healing.

Additional coverage: Republican American

 

Hong Kong Standard

Tags: Cancer, Complementary/Alternative Medicine, Dr. Brent Bauer, Research, Sammons Cancer Center

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