Arts and Music in Healthcare: An overview of the medical literature: 2004-2011

Chelsea and Westminster Health Charity have published a report by Rosalia Staricoff and Stephen Clift which updates the review of arts and health research conducted by Rosalia Staricoff for Arts Council England in 2004.

The vast majority of studies identified were concerned with music interventions, and this review focuses on these.

The Hospital Arts programme of Chelsea and Westminster Health Charity helps to create a healing environment within Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, where visual and performing arts are combined to help relieve anxiety and assist in recovery.

Supported using public funding by the Arts Council England