Singing modulates mood, stress, cortisol, cytokine and neuropeptide activity in cancer patients a...

10 Apr 2016Daisy Fancourt1, 2, 3, Aaron Williamon, Livia A Carvalho, Andrew Steptoe, Rosie Dow and Ian Lewis

This study provides preliminary evidence that singing improves mood state and modulates components of the immune system

Meta Analysis
7 effects
70mn
193 subjects

Reported Outcomes

VariablesOutcomeEffectLatency

Music Selfcare risk & protective factor
Music
Selfcare

Subjective well-being Brain outcome

Strong Increase

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Music Selfcare risk & protective factor
Music
Selfcare

Fatigue Musculoskeletal outcome
Fatigue
Musculoskeletal

Strong Decrease

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Music Selfcare risk & protective factor
Music
Selfcare

Stress Brain outcome
Stress
Brain

Strong Decrease

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Music Selfcare risk & protective factor
Music
Selfcare

Anxiety Brain outcome
Anxiety
Brain

Strong Decrease

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Music Selfcare risk & protective factor
Music
Selfcare

Inflammation Lymphatic outcome
Inflammation
Lymphatic

Notable Decrease

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Music Selfcare risk & protective factor
Music
Selfcare

Oxidative stress Lymphatic outcome

Minor Decrease

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Music Selfcare risk & protective factor
Music
Selfcare

Irritability And Anger Brain outcome

Strong Decrease

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