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Expert in the News: Malaz Boustani research on how music decreasing ICU patient delirium in the American Journal of Critical Care

Mar 12
2020

Expert in the News: Malaz Boustani research on how music decreasing ICU patient delirium in the American Journal of Critical Care View MoreBACK

On March 1, 2020, the American Journal of Critical Care published new research co-authored by AFAR expert Malaz Boustani, MD, MPH, on how listening to music decreases delirium in patients on mechanical ventilators in intensive care units.

Dr. Boustani is a 2000 John A. Hartford Foundation’s Centers of Excellence in Geriatric Medicine and Geriatric Psychiatry Fellow and a 2005 Paul B. Beeson Emerging Leaders Career Development Award in Aging recipient. He is also a Research Scientist in the Center for Aging Research at Regenstrief Institute Inc. and Indiana University School of Medicine, the Director of the Center for Health Innovation and Implementation Science, and a Richard M. Fairbanks Professor in Aging Research at Indiana University School of Medicine.

Read the research, “Decreasing Delirium Through Music: A Randomized Pilot Trial,” here.

Read a related press release here.

 





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