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The Music Engagement Program for people with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia: Pilot feasibility trial outcomes

Gulliver, Amelia; Pike-Rowney, Georgia; Banfield, Michelle; Morse, Alyssa Rhiannon; Katruss, Natasha; Valerius, Harley; Pescud, Melanie; McMaster, Mitchell; West, Susan


Alzheimer’s disease and dementia are common, highly disabling conditions frequently requiring residential care. This exploratory proof-of-concept study aimed to determine if the specialised Music Engagement Program (MEP) was sustainable, acceptable, and effective in improving quality of life, emotional wellbeing, and depression symptoms in this population. Sixteen residents, six staff members, and three family and community members took part in the evaluation of the MEP for people living with...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2021
Type: Journal article
Source: Evaluation and Program Planning
DOI: 10.1016/j.evalprogplan.2021.101930
Access Rights: Open Access


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