Gait analysis in advanced Parkinson's disease--effect of levodopa and tolcapone.

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OBJECTIVE To determine the therapeutic effect of levodopa/benserazide and tolcapone on gait in patients with advanced Parkinson's disease. METHODS Instrumental gait analysis was performed in 38 out of 40 patients with wearing-off phenomenon during a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of tolcapone. RESULTS Gait analysis disclosed a… (More)

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@article{Shan2001GaitAI, title={Gait analysis in advanced Parkinson's disease--effect of levodopa and tolcapone.}, author={Din-e Shan and Soo Joo Lee and Li Ying Chao and S. I. Yeh}, journal={The Canadian journal of neurological sciences. Le journal canadien des sciences neurologiques}, year={2001}, volume={28 1}, pages={70-5} }