Unified Parkinson disease rating scale

Unified Parkinson disease rating scale

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UPDRS

An instrument that rates the severity of Parkinson disease. It consists of 42 items and measures the effects of the disease on a patient's activities of daily living, behavior, mentation, mood, movement, and the complications he or she may experience from treatment.
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Clinical responses compared to baseline after the administration of ISC-hpNSC will be evaluated using various neurological assessments such as Unified Parkinson Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS), Hoehn and Yahr and other rating scales.
We recruited consecutive, consenting patients with PD who had off-state gait shuffling, festination, and/or freezing and a score >1 on the Unified Parkinson Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS) III item 29 and who did not require continuous ambulatory aid from the Movement Disorders Center at the University of Cincinnati.
All subjects were scored on the standard Unified Parkinson Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS), on which higher scores indicate progressively worsening disease.
Change in Unified Parkinson Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS) score was the main outcome.
Steffen T and Seney M (2008): Test-Retest Reliability and Minimal Detectable Change on Balance and Ambulation Tests, the 36-Item Short-Form Health Survey, and the Unified Parkinson Disease Rating Scale in People With Parkinsonism Physical Therapy 88: 733-746 http://www.
The researchers assessed the age at onset, presenting symptoms, estrogen status, Unified Parkinson Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS) motor scores, and dopamine transporter levels measured by [I-123]FP-CIT single-proton emission computer tomography (SPECT) imaging.
These hallucinations have been called benign, and traditionally have been associated with a Unified Parkinson Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS) Thought Disorder score of 2.
Mondino" of Pavia, staged according to the criteria of Hoehn and Yahr, and evaluated with the Unified Parkinson Disease Rating Scale (18).
04) in motor function on the side of their body correlating to the treated part of the brain, as measured by the Unified Parkinson Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS).
Unified Parkinson Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS) remains one of the most important tools in quantitating chiefly the motor symptoms of PD and is also used to chart the course of the disease (Jancovic, 2005).
Researchers studied 80 participants, all in early stages of the disease, over four years using the Unified Parkinson Disease Rating Scale at baseline and months one, four, eight, 12 and 16 to measure success.
Clinical responses compared to baseline after the administration of ISC-hpNSC A will be evaluated using various neurological assessments such as Unified Parkinson Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS), Hoehn and Yahr and other rating scales.

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