Home-Based Monitoring and Assessment of Parkinson's Disease

L. Cunningham, Sarah Mason, C. Nugent, G. Moore, D. Finlay, David Craig

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Abstract

As a clinically complex neurodegenerative disease, Parkinson's disease (PD) requires regular assessment and close monitoring. In our current study, we have developed a home-based tool designed to monitor and assess peripheral motor symptoms. An evaluation of the tool was carried out over a period of ten weeks on ten people with idiopathic PD. Participants were asked to use the tool twice daily over four days, once when their medication was working at its best (
Original languageEnglish
Article number5623341
Pages (from-to)47-53
Number of pages7
JournalIEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine
Volume15
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biotechnology
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Medicine(all)

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