Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Effect of Exercise on Recovery in Drug-Induced Parkinsonism and Parkinson Disease|
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|| February 2016 -
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DESCRIPTION: Parkinson's disease (PD) is an incurable neurodegenerative disorder affecting approximately 1 million US adults and about 80,000 Veterans. PD causes significant morbidity due to motor and non-motor symptoms across its prolonged course with an annual economic burden of $14 billion in the US alone. Motor symptoms associated with loss of dopaminergic neurons in PD may be temporarily improved with dopamine replacing medicines, but disease-modifying therapies that delay or preven...
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