Does Executive Function Influence Walking in Acutely Hospitalized Patients With Advanced Parkinson’s Disease: A Quantitative Analysis

Does Executive Function Influence Walking in Acutely Hospitalized Patients With Advanced Parkinson’s Disease: A Quantitative Analysis
Front Neurol. 2022 Jul 19;13:852725. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2022.852725. eCollection 2022.ABSTRACTINTRODUCTION: It is well-known that, in Parkinson's disease (PD), executive function (EF) and motor deficits lead to reduced walking performance. As previous studies investigated mainly patients during the compensated phases of the disease, the aim of this study was to investigate the above associations in acutely hospitalized patients with PD.METHODS: A total ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2022-08-05By Johanna Geritz