Music Therapy in Support of Cancer Patients

  • S. Porchet-Munro
Part of the Recent Results in Cancer Research book series (RECENTCANCER, volume 108)


The use of music in the treatment of cancer patients may seem farfetched, and the presence of a music therapist as a full-fledged member in a treatment team is a rare “luxury”, to be found in very few centers around the world. However, the experiences in those centers indicate that the potential of music therapy deserves closer scrutiny.


Palliative Care Cancer Care Music Therapy Palliative Care Service Good Pain Control 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Porchet-Munro
    • 1
  1. 1.Medizinische Klinik CKantonsspitalSt. GallenSwitzerland

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