Musicians react faster and are better multisensory integrators

11 Jan 2017Simon P. Landry, François Champoux

These results suggest for the first time that long-term musical training reduces simple non-musical auditory, tactile, and multisensory reaction times.

Case-control study
1 effect
35 subjects

Reported Outcomes

VariablesOutcomeEffectLatency

Music Selfcare risk & protective factor
Music
Selfcare

Reaction time Nervous outcome

Strong Increase

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