Spiral drawing test could detect early signs of Parkinson’s

Spiral drawing test could detect early signs of Parkinson’s
Researchers from RMIT University, Australia, have developed a test that may be able to detect early Parkinson’s – before physical symptoms appear. During the test, participants draw a spiral using a tablet device, and computer software then measures their drawing speed and pen pressure to diagnose the condition. PhD researcher Poonam Zham led the study, published in ‘Frontiers of Neurology’, ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s Life EUPublished on 2017-10-04By admin