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A small study seems to think so — reported today by the BBC.
It said when music was played, operating staff often had to repeat themselves to be heard — when requesting a surgical instrument, for example.
But surgeons say there is no evidence of a widespread problem in NHS hospitals.
What do you think? What's on your playlist?
One person's music can be another's noise, distracting.Loudness can be problem.
Hinder communication with patuient and other staff.
Feelings of all must be taken into account.
Any concerns then there must be NO music, this is fail safe option.
Gentle music versus rock rap etc.
Good theme for discussion. Even in the working atmosphere, nothing prevents the doctors from using headphones, the ones that go with the guitar, more on foxmusician.com/.../. However, I am sure that such noise-canceling modals will be able to motivate medical personnel to be hung up at work and always be in a soothing atmosphere.