Since there are a number of literature and assurances from the people, there is an increase in the quality of life and there is a need to analyze the nuances to develop a more comprehensive music programs. Each literature seems to suggest that there will be an increase in certain benefits. Hence this research has been undertaken to analyze the importance of music therapy and to understand if it would really cause a difference in the quality of life of the people in advancer cancer treatments. The ambiguous findings of research have led to interest in this research. All the studies indicate that there is an emotional allusion that the music therapy can be used to improve the quality of life of the people.
It can be concluded that the research indicates that music therapy does have a positive impact to the patients in general. It is however not possible to measure tangible changes using the music therapy. Many of the research indicates that the quality of life of the people have improved as a result of the music. However, the exact nuances are not yet fully understood. Notions of pain management are a part of intangible. It is difficult to comprehend the impact of the intangibles and hence the previous research indicates that music therapy impact depends on the subjective nature of the individuals.
To conclude, there is a potential for the music to increase quality of life of the people. This can be especially useful during the end of life care or palliative care for the patients who are suffering from cancer.
It is determined that the music improves the quality of life in old age cancer patients when compared to other forms of therapy. There should be more induction of these programs into the care provided for the people.
The nurses and the doctors involved in this holistic care treatment consider the emotional state of the patients as well. This is the reason for rise in musical therapy. It is quite clear that the potential of the music has not yet been fully understood. It depends on the subjective nature of the patient owing to which the previous studies were not fully comprehended (Frohne-Hagemann et al., 2015; Bunt and Stige, 2014). The future research should be directed towards using specific metrics to make a determination as to ways in which music therapy can increase the quality of life (Baker et al., 2013). There should be more specific research to make determinations in the future.
It can be deduced from this research that the people in general have a higher quality of life when they are exposed to music. The music in general seems to increase the tolerance level of the patients and enable them to have a better sense of control over their surroundings.
There is a need for the future doctors to devise the exact impact of the patients to improve the quality of care.