A qualitative motion analysis study of voluntary hand movement induced by music in patients with Rett syndrome

Article English OPEN
Go, T;

Tohshin Go1, Asako Mitani21Center for Baby Science, Doshisha University, Kizugawa, Kyoto, Japan; 2Independent Music Therapist (Poco A Poco Music Room), Tokyo, JapanAbstract: Patients with Rett syndrome are known to respond well to music irrespective of their physical an... View more
  • References (26)
    26 references, page 1 of 3

    1. Smeets EE, Chenault M, Curfs LM, Schrander-Stumpel CT, Frijns JP. Rett syndrome and long-term disorder profile. Am J Med Genet A. 2009;149A(2):199-205.

    2. Jülich K, Horn D, Burfeind P, Erler T, Auber B. A novel MECP2 mutation in a boy with neonatal encephalopathy and facial dysmorphism. J Pediatr. 2009;155(1):140-143.

    3. Matijevic T, Knezevic J, Slavica M, Pavelic J. Rett syndrome: from the gene to the disease. Eur Neurol. 2009;61(1):3-10.

    4. Kerr AM, Archer HL, Evans JC, Prescott RJ, Gibbon F. People with MECP2 mutation-positive Rett disorder who converse. J Intellect Disabil Res. 2006;50(Pt5):386-394.

    5. Wesecky A. Music therapy for children with Rett syndrome. Am J Med Genet Suppl. 1986;1:253-257.

    6. Yasuhara A, Sugiyama Y. Music therapy for children with Rett syndrome. Brain Dev. 2001;23(Suppl 1):S82-S84.

    7. Wigram T, Lawrence M. Music therapy as a tool for assessing hand use and communicativeness in children with Rett Syndrome. Brain Dev. 2005;27(Suppl 1):S95-S96.

    8. Brown S. Biomusicology, and three biological paradoxes about music. Bull Psychol Arts. 2003;4:15-17.

    9. Grahn JA, Brett M. Rhythm and beat perception in motor areas of the brain. J Cogn Neurosci. 2007;19(5):893-906.

    10. Zatorre RJ, Chen JL, Penhune VB. When the brain plays music: auditory-motor interaction in music perception and production. Nat Rev Neurosci. 2007;8(7):547-558.

  • Similar Research Results (1)
  • Metrics
Share - Bookmark