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Disease or Condition
Neuro Degenerative Disorders / Parkison´s Disease
PRELIMINARY VALIDATION OF WEB-BASED NEUROLOGICAL SCREENING INSTRUMENTS USED TO DETECT PARKINSIONS DISEASE (Neuro Degenerative Disorders)
There are two goals of this study.
1. To try out a new tool for health screening and diagnosis. This tool uses a personal computer hooked up to the internet. The results of the web-based testing will then be compared with lab–based testing in the Human Performance Laboratory.
2.The second goal of this study is to confirm the results of the web- and lab-based tests with brain PET imaging.
Men or non-pregnant women with Parkinson's disease.
Subjects with a type of Parkinsonism that is not typical Parkinson's disease.