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Motion Sensor Dyskinesia Assessment During Activities of Daily Living

C. Pulliam, M. Burack, J. Giuffrida, T. Mera 66th Annual Meeting Of The American Academy Of Neurology, Philadelphia, PA, 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: 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.


Clinician Versus Machine: Reliability and Responsiveness of Motor Endpoints in Parkinson’s Disease

D. Heldman, A. Espay, P. Lewitt, and J. Giuffrida Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2014;20(6):590–5.


PRESS RELEASE: GLNT Secures Allowance Of Patent For Controlling Parkinson’s Therapy In Response To Symptoms

VIEW PRESS RELEASE [PDF] 04 FEB 2014: Valley View, OH – Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies announced today they have received another allowance of claims from the U.S. Patent Office. The application covers a system and method of controlling Parkinson’s therapy in response to motor symptoms.  The allowed claims include a portable

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Objective Motion Sensor Assessment Highly Correlated with Scores of Global Levodopa-Induced Dyskinesia in Parkinson’s Disease

T. Mera, M. Burack, J. Giuffrida J Parkinsons Dis. 2013 Jan 1;3(3):399-407.


Bradykinesia and timed up and go are improved after dynamic cycling in Parkinson’s disease

R. Phillips, K. Wilson, B. Walter, A. Ridgel 3rd World Parkinson Congress. Montreal, Canada, 2013


Tremor retrainment as therapeutic strategy for patients with psychogenic tremor: A proof-of-concept study

A. Espay, G. Oggioni, M. Edwards, N. Phielipp, H. Gonzalez-Usigli, C. Pecina, D. Heldman, J. Mishra, A. Lang 17th International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders. Sydney, Australia, 2013


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