The Effects of Music Therapy on Women's Anxiety Before and During Cesarean Delivery
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01049477|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 14, 2010
Last Update Posted : November 8, 2017
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Pregnancy Cesarean Section||Other: Music group Other: Non music group||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||50 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Official Title:||The Effects of Music Therapy on Women's Anxiety Before and During Cesarean Delivery|
|Study Start Date :||September 2008|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 2014|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 2014|
Experimental: Music therapy
Experimental arm includes women undergoing cesarean section delivery listening to music before and after c/s. STAI will be completed pre and post operatively.
Other: Music group
The patients randomized to the music group of the study will listen to music 30 minutes in the holding room prior to their c/s. They will then listen to music after their c/s for 30 minutes. They will complete the STAI before and after their c/s.
Other: Non music group
Patients randomized to the non music group will complete the STAI before and after their c/s, but not listen to music.
No Intervention: No music group
Subjects will not listen to music before and after c/s. STAI will be completed pre and post operatively.
- The intervention of patient-selected music before and after Cesarean delivery will decrease anxiety levels in a patient population undergoing Cesarean delivery. [ Time Frame: Before and after cesarean delivery ]
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01049477
|United States, North Carolina|
|Forsyth Medical Center|
|Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States, 27103|
|Principal Investigator:||Heather Mertz, MD||Wake Forest University|