Latest Blog Posts Tagged "UPDRS"
March 17, 2014
Recently published findings from an MJFF-supported project report that Parkinson's patients with higher levels of the protein alpha-synuclein in spinal fluid experienced faster cognitive decline.
February 20, 2013
Mathematician Max Little develops an algorithm using vocal analysis to potentially measure Parkinson's disease progression.
The Parkinson's Minute: Unified Dyskinesia Rating Scale Provides Common Yardstick for Drug Developers
June 01, 2012
In this MJFF's video series, Dave Iverson reports that researchers have identified the best clinical scale for measuring patient response to therapies to treat dyskinesia.
Weighing Different Scales: Unified Dyskinesia Rating Scale Comes out on Top, Could Speed Development of New Dyskinesia Treatments
May 01, 2012
Researchers have identified the best clinical scale for measuring patient response to therapies to treat dyskinesia, the debilitating, uncontrollable movements that are often a side effect of PD drugs