Research

HealthRHYTHMS Research – Published Research Summary

Numerous research studies have been published in peer reviewed journals which demonstrate the health & wellness benefits of our research-based HealthRHYTHMS Recreational Music-Making (RMM) protocol. HealthRHYTHMS Group Empowerment Drumming is Remo Drum Co.’s internationally acclaimed research-based RMM program and is the basis for this research.

Impact on the Immune System Study
Strengthens the Immune System

Abstract:
Composite Effects of Group Drumming Music Therapy on Modulation of Neuroendocrine-Immune Parameters in Normal Subjects (2001)
Bittman MD, Berk LS,Felten DL,Westengard J,Simonton OD,Pappas J,Ninehouser M
Alternative Ther Health Med 2001: 7:38-47 Effectiveness for Employee Burnout & Turnover Reduction
Improves Mood States and Reduces Burnout

Abstract:
Recreational Music-Making: A Cost-Effective Group Interdisciplinary Strategy for Reducing Burnout and Improving Mood States in Long-Term Care Workers (2003)
Bittman MD, Karl T. Bruhn, Christine Stevens, MSW, MT-BC, James Westengard, Paul O. Umbach, MA
Advances in Mind-Body Medicine Fall/Winter 2003, Vol. 19 No. 3/4

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