International Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy

Volume 9, Issue 1, June 2023

  • Measures of Physical Activity in Parkinson’s Disease (MAPD)

    Jonathan Gilby, Camille Carroll, Jonathan Marsden

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, June 2023
    Pages: 1-9
    Received: Jan. 30, 2023
    Accepted: Feb. 16, 2023
    Published: Apr. 27, 2023
    Abstract: Background: Previous research indicates that Physical Activity (PA) can help people with Parkinson’s (PwP) to manage their symptoms but that they are less active than people of the same age and in relation to PA guidelines. Common PA measures include questionnaires or accelerometers. Accelerometers are not routinely used in clinical services. Littl... Show More