Pushing or pulling to predict falls in Parkinson disease?

This Practice Point commentary discusses the findings and limitations of an open-label study in which the standard pull test was compared with the new 'push and release' (PR) test to identify fallers among patients with Parkinson disease. Patients were divided into two groups (prior fallers, n = 36, and non-fallers, n = 46) and received the two tests in… CONTINUE READING