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Movement Disorder Quantification Algorithm Development

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies Inc. Identifier:
First received: February 14, 2012
Last updated: February 22, 2017
Last verified: February 2017
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.

Parkinson's Disease Essential Tremor

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective

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Further study details as provided by Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies Inc.:

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

Enrollment: 17
Study Start Date: February 2012
Study Completion Date: January 2016
Primary Completion Date: January 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
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: 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.
  More Information

Responsible Party: Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies Inc. Identifier: NCT01534650     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GLNT-001
Study First Received: February 14, 2012
Last Updated: February 22, 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 processed this record on September 21, 2017