This paper discusses the importance of implementing the use of music therapy in the NICU. Preterm infants experience procedures that cause stress, overstimulation, and a change in vital signs. The use of music therapy aids in protecting preterm infants. This paper discusses the implementation and evaluation process and the benefits, cost, and literature associated with this change.
Date of publication
MSN Capstone Project
Master's of Science in Nursing
Tice, Chandler, "Music Therapy in the NICU" (2020). MSN Capstone Projects. Paper 48.