The Report shows gthe positive contribution that art and artists can make to healthcare settings, enhancing healing environments and contributing to cultural
'¢ The challenges of researching arts and health in real world settings. It also highlights the value of a mixed methods approach, allowing
triangulation of results from different aspects and reinforcing the reliability of the results.
'¢ Participation in projects like the Art-Lift project may help to reduce anxiety and depression in some patients. Further research is needed on clinical outcomes associated with arts projects.