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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Alves-Pinto, Ana; Ehrlich, Stefan; Cheng, Gordon; Turova, Varvara; Blumenstein, Tobias; Lampe, Renée 
Title:
Effects of short-term piano training on measures of finger tapping, somatosensory perception and motor-related brain activity in patients with cerebral palsy. 
Abstract:
Playing a musical instrument demands the integration of sensory and perceptual information with motor processes in order to produce a harmonic musical piece. The diversity of brain mechanisms involved and the joyful character of playing an instrument make musical instrument training a potential vehicle for neurorehabilitation of motor skills in patients with cerebral palsy (CP). This clinical condition is characterized by motor impairments that can affect, among others, manual function, and limi...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 
Year:
2017 
Journal volume:
13 
Pages contribution:
2705-2718 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1176-6328 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Orthopädie und Sportorthopädie