Increasing Mobility in Parkinsonian Patients With Freezing of Gait and Gait Hypokinesia With an Adjustable, Attachable Laser (Mobilaser)

Location:

Jacksonville, Fla.

Trial status:
Open for Enrollment
Why is this study being done?

Can patients walk faster and have less freezing when using the mobilaser then when not using it

Who is eligible to participate?

Inclusion - Parkinsonian patients with Freezing of Gait or Gait hesitation. - Must have evidence of bradykinesia ambulating (stride reduction or reduced arm swing) - Must have a constant caregiver Exclusion - No cardiopulmonary contraindications to ambulation, e.g., unstable angina pectoris; - Severe arthritis; - Cerebellar or sensory ataxia; - Recent knee or hip surgery

Last updated:
2/12/2014
NCT ID:
NCT01581645
IRB Number:
10-002978