A new computer vision-based approach to aid the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease

@article{Pereira2016ANC,
  title={A new computer vision-based approach to aid the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease},
  author={Clayton R. Pereira and Danillo Roberto Pereira and Francisco A. da Silva and Jo{\~a}o P. Masieiro and Silke Anna Thereza Weber and Christian Hook and Jo{\~a}o Paulo Papa},
  journal={Computer methods and programs in biomedicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={136},
  pages={79-88}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Even today, pointing out an exam that can diagnose a patient with Parkinson's disease (PD) accurately enough is not an easy task. Although a number of techniques have been used in search for a more precise method, detecting such illness and measuring its level of severity early enough to postpone its side effects are not straightforward. In this work, after reviewing a considerable number of works, we conclude that only a few techniques address the problem of PD… CONTINUE READING