music medicine


Scientific study finds music can 'tune out pain'

A study has found that listening to a specially composed music track can achieve "clinically significant" reductions in pain intensity and unpleasantness, according to the researchers behin

Views & Analysis
Professor Nigel Osbourne on medical music

Medical music to calm the nerves

Dominic Tyer looks at the clinical studies evaluating music as an unconventional but promising treatment for some patients.