Investigating the effect of music on labor pain and progress in the active stage of first labor

S E Hosseini, M Bagheri, N Honarparvaran
2013 European Review for Medical and Pharmacological Sciences  
DESIGN AND PURPOSE: The purpose of this study is to investigate the effects of music-therapy on labor pain and progress in parturient primipara. Music-therapy during labor increases tolerance to pain; decreasing anxiety, it increases paturition and uterus activity and shorten labor duration.
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