Clinical freezing of Gait in Parkinson’s Disease

Using  timed ‘up and go’ tasks on together with functional magnetic resonance imaging on parkinsons disease patients has allowed Dr.Shine from the Parkinson’s Disease Research Clinic, Brain and Mind Research Institute to present insights into  the pathophysiology underlying freezing of gait which limits functional walking ability in advanced Parkinson’s disease PD patients. The team are from the University of Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia.

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