A summary index derived from Kinect to evaluate postural abnormalities severity in Parkinson’s Disease patients

A summary index derived from Kinect to evaluate postural abnormalities severity in Parkinson’s Disease patients
NPJ Parkinsons Dis. 2022 Aug 2;8(1):96. doi: 10.1038/s41531-022-00368-x.ABSTRACTPostural abnormalities are common disabling motor complications affecting patients with Parkinson's disease (PD). We proposed a summary index for postural abnormalities (IPA) based on Kinect depth camera and explored the clinical value of this indicator. Seventy individuals with PD and thirty age-matched healthy controls (HCs) were enrolled. All participants were tested using a ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2022-08-02By Ronghua Hong