Listening to Turkish classical music decreases patients' anxiety, pain, dissatisfaction and the dose of sedative and analgesic drugs during colonoscopy: A prospective randomized controlled trial


Ovayolu N., Ucan O., Pehlivan S., Pehlivan Y., Buyukhatipoglu H., Savas M. C. , ...More

WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.12, pp.7532-7536, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.3748/wjg.v12.i46.7532
  • Journal Name: WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.7532-7536
  • Keywords: colonoscopy, Turkish classical music, sedative medications, anxiety, pain, satisfaction, RELAXATION MUSIC, THERAPY, INTERVENTION
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

AIM: To determine whether listening to music decreases the requirement for dosages of sedative drugs, patients' anxiety, pain and dissatisfaction feelings during colonoscopy and makes the procedure more comfortable and acceptable.