A Self-Reported Clinical Tool Predicts Falls in People with Parkinson’s Disease

A Self-Reported Clinical Tool Predicts Falls in People with Parkinson’s Disease
Mov Disord Clin Pract. 2021 Mar 11;8(3):427-434. doi: 10.1002/mdc3.13170. eCollection 2021 Apr.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: A 3-step clinical prediction tool including falling in the previous year, freezing of gait in the past month and self-selected gait speed <1.1 m/s has shown high accuracy in predicting falls in people with Parkinson's disease (PD). The accuracy of this tool when including only self-report measures is ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2021-04-05By Lorena Rosa S Almeida