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Assessment of autonomic dysfunction in Parkinson's disease: The SCOPA‐AUT
We developed a questionnaire to assess autonomic symptoms in patients with Parkinson's disease (PD) and evaluated its reliability and validity. Based on the results of a postal survey in 46 PDExpand
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Systematic evaluation of rating scales for impairment and disability in Parkinson's disease
We assessed the clinometric characteristics of rating scales used for the evaluation of motor impairment and disability of patients with Parkinson's disease (PD), conducting a systematic review of PDExpand
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Assessment of cognition in Parkinson’s disease
Objective: To develop a short, practical instrument that is sensitive to the specific cognitive deficits in Parkinson’s disease (PD) for comparing groups in research situations and for assessingExpand
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Cosmesis and body image after laparoscopic-assisted and open ileocolic resection for Crohn's disease
AbstractBackground: The objectives of this study were to evaluate body image, cosmetic results, and quality of life in patients with Crohn's disease of the terminal ileum who had eitherExpand
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Patient-reported autonomic symptoms in Parkinson disease
Objective: There is a wide range of autonomic symptoms (AS) in Parkinson disease (PD), but the full spectrum has never been evaluated with a validated instrument and in comparison with controlExpand
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Assessment of sleep and sleepiness in Parkinson disease.
STUDY OBJECTIVES To develop a short and practical scale (SCOPA-SLEEP) that evaluates nighttime sleep and daytime sleepiness. The scale is developed for research in Parkinson disease but may be ofExpand
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Shared decision making: Concepts, evidence, and practice.
OBJECTIVE Shared decision-making (SDM) is advocated as the model for decision-making in preference-sensitive decisions. In this paper we sketch the history of the concept of SDM, evidence on theExpand
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Evaluation of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale in Patients With Parkinson's Disease
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the psychometric properties of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) in patients with Parkinson's disease (PD) and to assess the prevalence ofExpand
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Health related quality of life in Parkinson's disease: a systematic review of disease specific instruments
Objective: To compare and contrast disease-specific quality of life instruments in Parkinson's disease and assess their clinimetric properties. Methods: Two reviewers independently evaluated bothExpand
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Reliability and validity of the Beck depression inventory in patients with Parkinson's disease
We evaluated the validity, reliability, and potential responsiveness of the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) in patients with Parkinson's disease (PD). In part 1 of the study, 92 patients with PDExpand
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