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Automated Deep Brain Stimulation Programming Using Motion Sensors

C Pulliam, E Mendoza, M Gartner, T Orcutt, F Revilla, E Montgomery, J Vitek, J Giuffrida, T Mera, D Heldman 18th International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders, Stockholm, Sweden, 2014


Wearable sensors for quantifying deep brain stimulation washout effects on gait in Parkinson’s disease

E. Brokaw, T. Mera, D. Riley, B. Walter, A. Espay, F. J. Revilla, J. Giuffrida, D. Heldman 66th  Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology, Philadelphia, PA, 2014


PRESS RELEASE: $1.5M NIH Funding To Expand Parkinson’s Telemedicine To Mobile Apps

VIEW PRESS RELEASE 15 APR 2014: Valley View, OH – Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies (GLNT) announced today they will be using a $1.5M award from NIH to expand their Parkinson’s monitoring technology to mobile applications. Repositioning GLNT’s Kinesia™ product line with mobile apps strategically aligns with growing trends in domestic and

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PRESS RELEASE: Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies Continues Intellectual Property Growth As New Patent Claims Focus On Parkinson’s Device Accuracy And Sensitivity

VIEW PRESS RELEASE 05 MAR 2014: Valley View, OH – Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies announced today they have received a new allowance of claims from the U.S. Patent Office, the company’s fourth in the past eight months focused on technology for Parkinson’s disease diagnostics and treatment.


PRESS RELEASE: Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies Launches Study to Automatically Classify Abnormal Muscle Tone in Movement Disorders

VIEW PRESS RELEASE [PDF] 15 JAN 2014: Valley View, OH – Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies (GLNT) announced today that it is launching a study to determine the feasibility of a clinician-worn glove to objectively evaluate abnormal muscle tone, such as stiff joints or muscle tightness, due to neurological disorders.


PRESS RELEASE: Kinesia ProView Launches to Visualize Parkinson’s Symptom Response to Deep Brain Stimulation Programming

VIEW PRESS RELEASE [PDF] 15 MAY 2013: Valley View, OH – Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies announced today the product launch of Kinesia ProView™ [ http://www.glneurotech.com/kinesia/proview/index.php ] to visualize motor symptom severity response during programming of deep brain stimulation (DBS) for Parkinson’s disease. Kinesia ProView provides a standardized platform to quantitatively assess

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Deep brain stimulation programming in Parkinson’s disease using functional motor symptom response tuning maps

T. Mera, J. Vitek, J. Giuffrida 17th International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders. Sydney, Australia, 2013


Effect of unilateral and bilateral STN stimulation and levodopa on distal and proximal alternating movement of the upper limb in Parkinson’s disease

Radics P, Erőss L, Takáts A, Heldman D, Giuffrida J, Entz L, Fabó D, Tamás G International Conference on Deep Brain Stimulation. Dusseldorf, Germany, 2013


Deep brain stimulation programming in PD using functional motor symptom response tuning maps

T. Mera, Vitek J, J. Giuffrida International Conference on Deep Brain Stimulation. Dusseldorf, Germany, 2013


Deep brain stimulation programming in Parkinson’s disease using functional motor symptom response tuning maps

T. Mera, J. Vitek, J. Giuffrida 65th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology, San Diego, CA, 2013