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Predicting cognitive deficits in people with Parkinson's disease

20:00 EDT 19 Jun 2017 | AAAS

(Brigham and Women's Hospital) After years of living with Parkinson's Disease approximately 25% of patients experience deficits in cognition that impair function. A new research tool may help predict a patient's risk for developing dementia and could enable clinical trials aimed at finding treatments to prevent the cognitive effects of the disease.

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