Accuracy of clinical diagnosis of Parkinson disease

  title={Accuracy of clinical diagnosis of Parkinson disease},
  author={Giovanni Rizzo and Massimiliano Copetti and Simona Arcuti and Davide Martino and Andrea Fontana and Giancarlo Logroscino},
  pages={566 - 576}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of clinical diagnosis of Parkinson disease (PD) reported in the last 25 years by a systematic review and meta-analysis. [] Key MethodWe searched for articles published between 1988 and August 2014. Studies were included if reporting diagnostic parameters regarding clinical diagnosis of PD or crude data. The selected studies were subclassified based on different study setting, type of test diagnosis, and gold standard.

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