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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/601906
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Could Music Group Therapy Improve Negative Symptoms of Schizophrenia?
Other Titles:
Mental Health Alternative Therapies [Session]
Author(s):
Chen, Ching-Fane
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Non-member
Author Details:
Ching-Fane Chen, RN, fane1111@yahoo.com
Abstract:
Session presented on Saturday, July 25, 2015: Background: Negative symptoms of schizophrenia refer to the weakening or lack of normal thoughts, emotions or behaviors. Music therapy has been suggested to reduce negative symptoms, but the existing evidence is limited in Taiwan. The purpose of the study was to examine the effects of music group therapy would improve negative symptoms of schizophrenia in acute psychiatric ward. Methods ? We take the scenario and asked an answerable clinical question, then acquired best evidence. Music therapy would improve negative symptoms of schizophrenia in acute psychiatric ward. The evidence was level 3. We applied the result in clinical practice. This study wants to take 100 subjects who admit in acute psychiatric ward, age is over 20 years old, diagnosis is schizophrenia. Subjects could declare and sign name, but exclude confusion, violence and escape condition. All subjects received the original interventions of drug therapy, occupational therapy, group active ... and other care, the experimental group receive eight times music group therapy that are 45 minutes twice a week. The processes of group include listening music, singing, playing musical instruments, declaring feelings, games or performances. All study subjects are evaluated by structured questionnaire interviews BPRS, MMSE, SANS and interpersonal functions scale (IFC) on pretest and posttest. Data are coded and input into a computer, checked for accuracy, and then analyzed using SPSS software. Descriptive statistics and analysis methods in mean, standard deviation and wilcoxon signed ranks test. Results: The gender of experimental subjects was 49.1% (n=26) in males and 50.9% (n=27) in females. 75.5% experimental subjects was single. 30.2% subjects' education was high school and 45.3% was college. The results of experimental group : BPRS( p = .000), SANS (p = .000), MMSE (p = .002), and IFC (p = .042). Discussion: Music therapy would improve the negative symptoms, interpersonal relation and cognitive in the results of experimental subjects. In music group therapy, group leader need to consider the culture and patients' condition, leading and adjusting group process. No matter the effectiveness of statistic, music therapy is a safe and economy method to use in schizophrenia patients.
Keywords:
music group therapy; schizophrenia; negative symptoms
Repository Posting Date:
17-Mar-2016
Date of Publication:
17-Mar-2016 ; 17-Mar-2016
Other Identifiers:
INRC15G09
Conference Date:
2015
Conference Name:
26th International Nursing Research Congress
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Description:
Research Congress 2015 Theme: Question Locally, Engage Regionally, Apply Globally. Held at the Puerto Rico Convention Center.

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dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.titleCould Music Group Therapy Improve Negative Symptoms of Schizophrenia?en
dc.title.alternativeMental Health Alternative Therapies [Session]en
dc.contributor.authorChen, Ching-Faneen
dc.contributor.departmentNon-memberen
dc.author.detailsChing-Fane Chen, RN, fane1111@yahoo.comen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/601906-
dc.description.abstractSession presented on Saturday, July 25, 2015: Background: Negative symptoms of schizophrenia refer to the weakening or lack of normal thoughts, emotions or behaviors. Music therapy has been suggested to reduce negative symptoms, but the existing evidence is limited in Taiwan. The purpose of the study was to examine the effects of music group therapy would improve negative symptoms of schizophrenia in acute psychiatric ward. Methods ? We take the scenario and asked an answerable clinical question, then acquired best evidence. Music therapy would improve negative symptoms of schizophrenia in acute psychiatric ward. The evidence was level 3. We applied the result in clinical practice. This study wants to take 100 subjects who admit in acute psychiatric ward, age is over 20 years old, diagnosis is schizophrenia. Subjects could declare and sign name, but exclude confusion, violence and escape condition. All subjects received the original interventions of drug therapy, occupational therapy, group active ... and other care, the experimental group receive eight times music group therapy that are 45 minutes twice a week. The processes of group include listening music, singing, playing musical instruments, declaring feelings, games or performances. All study subjects are evaluated by structured questionnaire interviews BPRS, MMSE, SANS and interpersonal functions scale (IFC) on pretest and posttest. Data are coded and input into a computer, checked for accuracy, and then analyzed using SPSS software. Descriptive statistics and analysis methods in mean, standard deviation and wilcoxon signed ranks test. Results: The gender of experimental subjects was 49.1% (n=26) in males and 50.9% (n=27) in females. 75.5% experimental subjects was single. 30.2% subjects' education was high school and 45.3% was college. The results of experimental group : BPRS( p = .000), SANS (p = .000), MMSE (p = .002), and IFC (p = .042). Discussion: Music therapy would improve the negative symptoms, interpersonal relation and cognitive in the results of experimental subjects. In music group therapy, group leader need to consider the culture and patients' condition, leading and adjusting group process. No matter the effectiveness of statistic, music therapy is a safe and economy method to use in schizophrenia patients.en
dc.subjectmusic group therapyen
dc.subjectschizophreniaen
dc.subjectnegative symptomsen
dc.date.available2016-03-17T12:58:43Zen
dc.date.issued2016-03-17-
dc.date.issued2016-03-17en
dc.date.accessioned2016-03-17T12:58:43Zen
dc.conference.date2015en
dc.conference.name26th International Nursing Research Congressen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationSan Juan, Puerto Ricoen
dc.descriptionResearch Congress 2015 Theme: Question Locally, Engage Regionally, Apply Globally. Held at the Puerto Rico Convention Center.en
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