PBS NewsHour

The Healing Power of Music

Clip: 02/27/2012 | 9m 20s

An unconventional approach to recovery and coping, music therapy is a field of medicine capturing new attention due to its role in helping Gabrielle Giffords recover from a gunshot. Correspondent Spencer Michels reports on the versatility of music in a medical setting, but the difficulty of quantifying its effectiveness.

Aired: 02/27/12

Rating: NR

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