Peripheral and Central Postural Disorders in the Elderly
Study the effects of Parkinson's disease on balance, 'freezing' episodes, and the areas of the brain involved in Parkinson's disease.
Parkinson's Disease: a diagnosis of Parkinson's disease, be free of other neurological disorders, have no significant orthopedic or muscular impairments for standing and will be able to stand independently for at least 20 minutes.
Healthy Subjects: 40-80 years of age, in excellent general health, and have no history of dizziness or balance problems.
21 - 80
Healthy Volunteers Needed
Duration of Participation
Balance Disorders Laboratory
NIH and Medical Research Foundation of Oregon