Effects of Musical Training in the Improvement of the Neurocognitive Function and Psychological Well-being of Childhood Brain Tumours Survivors: A pilot study


Grant Data
Project Title
Effects of Musical Training in the Improvement of the Neurocognitive Function and Psychological Well-being of Childhood Brain Tumours Survivors: A pilot study
Principal Investigator
Dr Li, William Ho Cheung   (Principal investigator)
Duration
18
Start Date
2016-05-01
Completion Date
2017-10-31
Amount
57480
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Childhood brain tumours survivors, Muscial training, neuro-cognitive function, psychological well-being
Discipline
Nursing,Psychology
Panel
Medicine
Sponsor
Block Grant Earmarked for Research (104)
HKU Project Code
201511159063
Grant Type
Seed Fund for Basic Research
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
On-going
Objectives
This study aims to test the effectiveness of musical training in improving the cognitive function, self-esteem and quality of life of children surviving brain tumours.