Playing a Musical Instrument as a Protective Factor against Dementia and Cognitive Impairment: A Population-Based Twin Study

Abstract

Increasing evidence supports that playing a musical instrument may benefit cognitive development and health at young ages. Whether playing an instrument provides protection against dementia has not been established. In a population-based cotwin control study, we examined the association between playing a musical instrument and whether or not the twins… (More)
DOI: 10.1155/2014/836748

Topics

3 Figures and Tables

Statistics

050100201520162017
Citations per Year

Citation Velocity: 14

Averaging 14 citations per year over the last 3 years.

Learn more about how we calculate this metric in our FAQ.

Slides referencing similar topics