Physical activity levels in people with Parkinson’s disease treated by subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation

Physical activity levels in people with Parkinson’s disease treated by subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation
Disabil Rehabil. 2022 Sep 20:1-6. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2022.2112626. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTPURPOSE: To explore the physical activity of people with Parkinson's disease (PD) with subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation (STN-DBS) and investigate factors associated with physical activity.METHODS: Twenty-four participants who had STN-DBS for one or more years were recruited. Eligibility criteria included Hoehn and Yahr stage ≤ 4, continuation of STN-DBS, ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2022-09-20By Mary Danoudis