Predictive Models Could Help Diagnose Early-stage Parkinson’s, Study Finds

Predictive Models Could Help Diagnose Early-stage Parkinson’s, Study Finds
Predictive models can help diagnose Parkinson’s disease in early stages, and could be used to distinguish Parkinson’s from conditions that present similarly, a new study suggests. The findings indicate that losing the sense of smell is particularly significant for predicting Parkinson’s. The study, “Non-motor Clinical and Biomarker Predictors Enable High Cross-Validated Accuracy Detection of Early PD but Lesser Cross-Validated Accuracy ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2020-05-20By Marisa Wexler