Movement Disorder Quantification Algorithm Development

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 17, 2012
Last Update Posted : February 23, 2017
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies Inc.

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to collect kinematic motion data from subjects with movement disorders such as Parkinson's disease (PD) and essential tremor (ET) to develop and validate algorithms for quantifying motor symptoms such as tremor, bradykinesia (slowed movements), dyskinesias (sudden, involuntary movements), gait, and balance during standardized tasks and/or activities of daily living.

Condition or disease
Parkinson's Disease Essential Tremor

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 17 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : February 2012
Actual Primary Completion Date : January 2016
Actual Study Completion Date : January 2016

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Processed kinematics [ Time Frame: During assessment ]
    Motion data collected during various motor tasks will be processed and compared to video review.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Residents of Northeastern Ohio with a movement disorder such as Parkinson's disease or essential tremor.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Aged 18 years or older
  • Clinical diagnosis of idiopathic Parkinson's disease or essential tremor
  • Able to provide informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Significant medical or psychiatric illness
  • Not capable of following the required clinical instructions
  • Serious medical conditions that compromise safety

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01534650

United States, Ohio
Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies Inc. Movement Disorders Laboratory
Valley View, Ohio, United States, 44125
Sponsors and Collaborators
Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies Inc.
Principal Investigator: Dustin A Heldman, PhD Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies Inc.

Responsible Party: Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies Inc. Identifier: NCT01534650     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GLNT-001
First Posted: February 17, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 23, 2017
Last Verified: February 2017

Keywords provided by Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies Inc.:
motion sensors

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Parkinson Disease
Essential Tremor
Parkinsonian Disorders
Basal Ganglia Diseases
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Movement Disorders
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Neurologic Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms