Hot on the trail of Parkinson's
UC San Diego research scientist, Howard Poizner, PhD uses electroencephalography (EEG) to measure the brain’s electrical activity along the scalp.
News about Phase 3 trial
Researchers at the UC San Diego School of Medicine have launched a Phase III clinical trial to evaluate the drug isradipine, a calcium channel blocker often used to treat high blood pressure, as a potential new treatment for Parkinson disease (PD).
Dr. Litvan to Help Create CBD Rating Scale
CurePSP and CBD Solutions have partnered with Irene Litvan, MD (UCSD) and Lawrence Golbe, MD (Rutgers) to develop a unified clinical rating scale for corticobasal degeneration (CBD), to be used as a measurement and diagnosis tool by neurologists.
Upcoming Video Rounds Schedule
November 20 - Keith Josephs, MD (Mayo)
December 17 - Melissa Houser, MD (Scripps)
Please RSVP for the Movement Disorder Video Rounds here.