Wearables Should Replace Self-Reporting Diaries for Tracking Parkinson’s Symptom, Says New Study

Wearables for Parkinsons study
Image: Histological sample of Substantia nigra in Parkinson's disease (Werner CJ., Heyny-von Haussen R., Mall G., Wolf S., Wikimedia Commons)
According to a new study published in the journal npj Digital Medicine, wearable technology can be a better alternative to self-reporting diaries to track symptoms in people with Parkinson’s disease. “For clinicians to effectively manage the disease and for researchers to develop new therapies, high quality data are critical,” said Paolo Bonato, a senior author […]