Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS)
Please visit this webstie for more information about this instrument: International Parkinson Movement Disorder Society
Core for Parkinson's Disease (PD)
|Short Description of Instrument||
The Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS) has four parts: Part I (non-motor experiences of daily living), Part II (motor experiences of daily living), Part III (motor examination) and Part IV (motor complications).
Scoring Varies for this instrument.
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Goetz, C. G., Nutt, J. G.,& Stebbins, G. T. (2008). The Unified Dyskinesia Rating Scale: presentation and clinimetric profile. Mov Disord, 23(16), 2398-2403. doi: 10.1002/mds.22341
International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (2015). MDS Rating Scales. Retrieved 4 March 2015, from https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19025759