Music enhances category fluency in healthy older adults and Alzheimer's disease patients.

@article{Thompson2005MusicEC,
  title={Music enhances category fluency in healthy older adults and Alzheimer's disease patients.},
  author={Rebecca G Thompson and Christopher J. A. Moulin and S Hayre and R. W. A. Jones},
  journal={Experimental aging research},
  year={2005},
  volume={31 1},
  pages={91-9}
}
Exposure to some music, in particular classical music, has been reported to produce transient increases in cognitive performance. The authors investigated the effect of listening to an excerpt of Vivaldi's Four Seasons on category fluency in healthy older adult controls and Alzheimer's disease patients. In a counterbalanced repeated-measure design… CONTINUE READING