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Characterization of freezing of gait subtypes and the response of each to levodopa in Parkinson's disease
To assess the effect of levodopa on distinct freezing of gait (FOG) subtypes in patients with ‘off’ FOG. Nineteen patients (12 men, mean age 62.0 ± 8.4 years) with Parkinson's disease and clinicallyExpand
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Gait dynamics in Parkinson's disease: relationship to Parkinsonian features, falls and response to levodopa
OBJECTIVES Patients with Parkinson's disease (PD) have an increased risk of falling that has yet to be fully explained. To better understand the gait disturbance in PD and the factors that contributeExpand
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Impaired regulation of stride variability in Parkinson's disease subjects with freezing of gait
Patients with Parkinson's disease (PD) often experience freezing of gait, a debilitating phenomenon during which the subject suddenly becomes unable to start walking or to continue to move forward.Expand
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Is freezing of gait in Parkinson's disease related to asymmetric motor function?
Freezing of gait (FOG) is a disabling phenomenon common in patients with advanced Parkinson's disease (PD). The cause of FOG is unclear. The objective of this study was to explore a novel hypothesisExpand
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Subjective memory complaints in elders: depression, anxiety, or cognitive decline?
To study the association of subjective memory complaints (SMC) with affective state and cognitive performance in elders.
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Falls in outpatients with Parkinson's disease: frequency, impact and identifying factors.
Falls are one of the most serious complications of gait disturbances in patients with Parkinson's disease (PD). Among previous reports, the percentage of patients with PD who fall varies between 38%Expand
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Striatal dopa and glucose metabolism in PD patients with freezing of gait
In Parkinson's disease (PD), freezing suggests sudden and transient blocks of motor behavior during initiating or continuous repetitive movements. Its underlying pathophysiology remains unclear. TheExpand
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Cognition in multiple system atrophy: neuropsychological profile and interaction with mood
We evaluated cognitive functions and mood in two groups of patients with multiple system atrophy (MSA) in order to determine the influence of mood on cognitive performance. Our aim was toExpand
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Efficacy of pharmacological treatment of dystonia: evidence‐based review including meta‐analysis of the effect of botulinum toxin and other cure options
The treatment of both generalized and focal dystonia is symptomatic. There is no evidence‐based information about the efficacy of the different methods of the pharmacological therapeutic optionsExpand
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Subjective memory decline in healthy community‐dwelling elders. What does this complain mean?
Balash Y, Mordechovich M, Shabtai H, Merims D, Giladi N. Subjective memory decline in healthy community‐dwelling elders. What does this complain mean?
Acta Neurol Scand: 2010: 121: 194–197.
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