The Therapeutic Use of Music on Agitated Behavior in Those With DementiaGoodall, Debby BSN; Etters, Lynn BSNHolistic Nursing Practice: November-December 2005 - Volume 19 - Issue 6 - p 258–262 FEATURE Buy Abstract Author InformationAuthors Clinically, nursing has long recognized dementia behaviors—agitation, aggression, wandering, and general confusion—to be a significant patient problem as well as a major stress to nursing staff and caregivers. Although there is no cure, much can be done to improve these patients' daily care and, ultimately, their quality of life. Oakland University, Rochester, Mich. Corresponding author: Debby Goodall, BSN, Oakland University, Rochester, MI 48309. © 2005 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.