Article Text

Download PDFPDF

The sound of silence is music to the heart
Free
  1. P D Larsen,
  2. D C Galletly
  1. Section of Anaesthesia and Resuscitation, Wellington School of Medicine, Wellington, New Zealand
  1. Correspondence to:
    Dr Peter D Larsen
    Section of Anaesthesia and Resuscitation, Wellington School of Medicine, PO Box 7343, Wellington, New Zealand; peter.larsen{at}wnmeds.ac.nz

Abstract

The underlying tempo of different types of music may have an effect on heart rate and blood pressure

  • entrainment
  • heart rate
  • music
  • respiratory control

Statistics from Altmetric.com

Footnotes

  • Published Online First 9 December 2005

  • Conflicts of interest: none

Request Permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.

Linked Articles