via: Karger

An exploratory study of Telehealth Management of Parkinson’s Disease (PD) using wearable sensors. Due to the nature of Parkinson’s disease clinical evaluations can vary significantly during visits, additionally access to movement disorder specialists can be increasingly difficult for those with PD. Such difficulties in managing PD has created various opportunities for telehealth and wearables to be a major tool for patients. Removing travel times and time spent in clinics for patients allows PD to be more manageable from both a patient’s point of view and a health professional.


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