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Music.ALS: clinical perspectives on a home-based music therapy treatment to improve breathing, speech, swallowing and cough of persons with ALS (MND)

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Respiratory failure, malnutrition, aspiration pneumonia and dehydration contribute to mortality in ALS / MND, and loss of verbal communication impacts quality of life. There are few interventions that help with the management of these symptoms alongside pharmacological ones. Neurologic music therapy protocols, which are biomedical interventions, have been demonstrated to be effective for the treatment of human neurodegenerative disorders, but less so with ALS.
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.18103/mra.v11i12.4795

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Physics
Sub department:
Astrophysics
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Author
Publisher:
European Society of Medicine
Journal:
Medical Research Archives More from this journal
Volume:
11
Issue:
12
Article number:
4795
Publication date:
2023-12-31
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EISSN:
2375-1924
ISSN:
2375-1916
Language:
English
Pubs id:
1989303
Local pid:
pubs:1989303
Deposit date:
2024-04-12

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