Music Therapy in the Hospital to Heal Patients for Training of Speech and Swallow Function

Bando H, Yoshioka A and Nishikiori Y

Published on: 2019-04-21


Recently, the importance of patient-oriented medicine has been recognized. There are some kinds of medical practice such as primary care medicine, holistic medicine, psychosomatic medicine and integrative medicine (IM). IM consists of ordinary Western medicine and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). Among them, music therapy (MT) has been one of the most accepted treatments.