Journal article icon

Journal article

The motor phenotype of Parkinson's disease in relation to age at onset.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: Parkinson's disease (PD) is heterogeneous and age at onset may define variation in clinical phenotype. Most previous studies have used various age cut-offs and have been based on clinical case series. METHODS: We have studied the association between clinical features and age of onset in 358 community-based and regional patients with PD. RESULTS: Tremor at presentation is twice as common in those with onset over 64 years as compared to those with onset under 45 (early onset PD - E...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1002/mds.23469

Authors


Wickremaratchi, MM More by this author
Sastry, BS More by this author
Expand authors...
Journal:
Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society
Volume:
26
Issue:
3
Pages:
457-463
Publication date:
2011-02-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1531-8257
ISSN:
0885-3185
URN:
uuid:a8e86283-edb1-43d2-bbf1-9a14134a97b0
Source identifiers:
418172
Local pid:
pubs:418172

Terms of use


Metrics



If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP