From the October 1975 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

The Sound of Music

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More commonly than is generally realized, people who hallucinate during withdrawal from alcohol have the illusion of hearing music, according to Dr. Robert A. T. Scott, associate director of the acute detoxification unit at San Francisco General Hospital.

The observation is considered important because awareness that musical hallucinations are fairly common in patients undergoing...

-- Thomas Hill