The Association of Visually Guided Saccades and DAT-SPECT Findings in Parkinson’s Disease

The Association of Visually Guided Saccades and DAT-SPECT Findings in Parkinson’s Disease
Eur Neurol. 2021 Apr 6;84(2):110-118. doi: 10.1159/000514246. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: In individuals with Parkinson's disease (PD), visually guided saccades (VGSs) reportedly reflect general motor dysfunction and cognitive impairments. However, it has not been fully elucidated whether the VGS abnormalities result from nigrostriatal degeneration or other PD-related neural changes.METHODS: We measured VGS latency and gain in 50 PD participants and ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2021-04-06By Makoto Kobayashi