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Physical Therapy and Exercise Interventions in Huntington's Disease: A Mixed Methods Systematic Review

Nora E. Fritz, Ashwini K. Rao, Deb Kegelmeyer, Anne Kloos, Monica Busse, Lynda Hartel, Judith Carrier, Lori Quinn
2017 Journal of Huntington's Disease  
Objective: The purpose of this systematic review was to investigate the effectiveness of physical therapy and exercise interventions in people with Huntington's disease, and to examine the perceptions  ...  A number of studies evaluating physical therapy and exercise interventions in Huntington's disease have been conducted over the past 15 years.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS This review was funded by the Huntington Study Group, the European Huntington Disease Network and the Griffin Foundation. Dr.  ... 
doi:10.3233/jhd-170260 pmid:28968244 pmcid:PMC5676854 fatcat:egbycepzenbm7fmkueqwcdbjce

Integrating fetal neural transplants into a therapeutic strategy: the example of Huntington's disease

M. Peschanski
2004 Brain  
More than 100 Huntington's disease patients are currently involved in such trials in Europe, based upon the participation of multidisciplinary teams in the UK, France, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, Italy  ...  integrated in composite schemes to rationalize Huntington's disease pathogenesis.  ... 
doi:10.1093/brain/awh145 pmid:15047588 fatcat:o43rygfkdvdi5k3ldwep7vdaqe

Abstracts of the 28th Annual Meeting of the Huntington Study Group, November 4-6, 2021

2021 Journal of Huntington's Disease  
Results: Survey results showed improvements in staff job satisfaction and confi dence in caring for individuals with HD, as well as confi dence in their coworkers' abilities to work with residents with  ...  : Use of applied behavioral analysisbased training systems such as Safety Care may provide an adequate educational foundation for caring for individuals with HD and may provide staff with confi dence in  ...  61 "Man, This Isn't Easy": Exploring the Manifestation of Parentifi cation Among Young Carers of a Parent with Huntington's Disease  ... 
doi:10.3233/jhd219003 pmid:34719506 fatcat:iki6u5o25zf4bdj4nq4sirrvge

Centro de Biologia Molecular "Severo Ochoa": A Center for Basic Research into Alzheimer's Disease

Jesus Avila, Felix Hernandez, Francisco Wandosell, Jose J. Lucas, Jose A. Esteban, M. Dolores Ledesma, Maria J. Bullido
2010 Journal of Alzheimer's Disease  
Several groups at the Center are involved in these studies, and, in this spotlight, the work they are carrying out will be described.  ...  One important aspect of studies carried out at the Center for Molecular Biology "Severo Ochoa" is focused on basic aspects of Alzheimer's disease, mainly the search for suitable therapeutic targets for  ...  Lucas was a pioneer in generating conditional transgenic mouse models to explore the reversibility of neurodegenerative diseases.  ... 
doi:10.3233/jad-2010-100912 pmid:20555130 fatcat:3aiuzagb65eapjnstberrk5hue

Abstracts from HSG 2017

2017 Neurotherapeutics  
Numerous Huntington disease (HD) advocacy and research groups exist in the USA, but there has been minimal strategic collaboration between them to date.  ...  Here, we outline 3 MAID requests received by the Multidisciplinary Huntington's Disease (HD) Clinic at North York General Hospital in the past year.  ...  The Unified Huntington's Disease Rating Scale (UHDRS) is subjective and generally limited to episodic in-person visits, hindering accurate disease assessment.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s13311-017-0579-y pmid:29134358 fatcat:fqnfoer5q5cgngrer5eg7hai3e

Understanding Information Use in a Multidisciplinary Field: A Local Citation Analysis of Neuroscience Research

Marian A. Burright, Trudi Bellardo Hahn, Margaret J. Antonisse
2005 College and Research Libraries  
Assessing the information needs of a multidisciplinary academic community presents challenges to librarians managing journal collections.  ...  how recent they were relative to the citing publication.  ...  neuroscience at the molecular level have identified genes that play a role in the development of neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer's and Huntington's diseases.  ... 
doi:10.5860/crl.66.3.198 fatcat:m7gui6wzovee3i5vdvt4ebnq2q

Abstracts from the 2013 WORLD CONGRESS ON HUNTINGTON'S DISEASE

2013 Journal of Huntington's Disease  
HYPOTHESES.  ...  families through the study of epidemiologic and socio-economical features, standardization of the genetic test, multidisciplinary medical attention, scientifi c collaborative research, support to patient  ...  diseases such as Huntington's disease (HD).  ... 
doi:10.3233/jhd-139005 fatcat:abojdnosczb6dmo4circmjtcim

Fourth Annual Huntington Disease Clinical Research Symposium

2010 Neurotherapeutics  
The Society's project management tool will allow more colleagues to work collaboratively on multidisciplinary projects in cross-training (one discipline learning from another) and improving the quality  ...  The collaboration between clinical investigators, doctors, pharmaceutical companies, and Huntington's Disease families in support of stem cell research and clinical trials has been a model template for  ... 
doi:10.1007/s13311-010-0001-5 fatcat:am77snfshbg6dcrkdqighnnmzm

Huntington Study Group Abstracts 2020

2020 Neurotherapeutics  
This study examined the feasibility of using this intervention for people with Huntington's disease (HD) or Lewy body dementia (LBD).  ...  Longer and more frequent sessions may be needed to see an effect in these disorders.  ...  We hypothesized that the creation of a welcome letter for our multidisciplinary Huntington's Disease Clinic (HDSA Center of Excellence) that is adapted according to the patient's literacy level and current  ... 
doi:10.1007/s13311-020-00945-z pmid:33083994 fatcat:nkzo2wn7ivdjphvhsq2jkiha2u

Abstracts from HSG 2019

2019 Neurotherapeutics  
Little is known about the quality of care for people living with Huntington's disease (HD) in the United States.  ...  Areas where there are not enough support or resources include care given outside of the clinic, such as in home care, and training non-specialists in how to care for people with Huntington's Disease.  ...  They do not have multidisciplinary assistance and HD information. Therefore, this study is important to collaborate with researchers about the HD epidemiology in Brazil.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s13311-019-00788-3 pmid:31595435 pmcid:PMC6985315 fatcat:z36763kxpfabvnn532hxglmvxe

A manifesto for reproducible science

Marcus R. Munafò, Brian A. Nosek, Dorothy V. M. Bishop, Katherine S. Button, Christopher D. Chambers, Nathalie Percie du Sert, Uri Simonsohn, Eric-Jan Wagenmakers, Jennifer J. Ware, John P. A. Ioannidis
2017 Nature Human Behaviour  
We discuss the goals of these measures, and how they can be implemented, in the hope that this will facilitate action toward improving the transparency, reproducibility and efficiency of scientific research  ...  Here we argue for the adoption of measures to optimize key elements of the scientific process: methods, reporting and dissemination, reproducibility, evaluation and incentives.  ...  research that is important for generating hypotheses.  ... 
doi:10.1038/s41562-016-0021 pmid:33954258 pmcid:PMC7610724 fatcat:sz6vaz6vufbdtdo3kgjzynazvy

Quantitative susceptibility mapping in the thalamus and basal ganglia of systemic lupus erythematosus patients with neuropsychiatric complaints

Marjolein Bulk, Thijs van Harten, Boyd Kenkhuis, Francesca Inglese, Ingrid Hegeman, Sjoerd van Duinen, Ece Ercan, César Magro-Checa, Jelle Goeman, Christian Mawrin, Mark van Buchem, Gerda Steup-Beekman (+3 others)
2021 NeuroImage: Clinical  
diseases and in multiple sclerosis.  ...  Susceptibility values of SLE patients and age-matched controls showed that iron levels in the thalamus and basal ganglia were not changed due to the disease.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to thank R.C. Monahan for her help in collecting the clinical data.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.nicl.2021.102637 pmid:33812303 fatcat:fupw6scey5eq3mfimtfnaa2vfe

State of the Science: Social, Psychological, and Ethical Nursing Research in Genetics

G. Anderson
1999 Biological Research for Nursing  
The third goal is to interpret and infer generalizations about how this body of research relates to and expands extant nursing knowledge.  ...  They will better understand how to present this knowledge to nurses who are already interested in genetic information and how to appeal to nurses who think that genetics does not relate to practice.  ...  They hypothesized that accurate cognitive appraisal and effective coping reduce stress, which facilitates adaptation to illness.  ... 
doi:10.1177/109980049900100212 pmid:11232054 pmcid:PMC2659642 fatcat:oe355nsstja2teaf4rcwagjknu

The French national protocol for Kennedy's disease (SBMA): consensus diagnostic and management recommendations

Pierre-François Pradat, on behalf of the French Kennedy's Disease Writing Group, Emilien Bernard, Philippe Corcia, Philippe Couratier, Christel Jublanc, Giorgia Querin, Capucine Morélot Panzini, François Salachas, Christophe Vial, Karim Wahbi, Peter Bede (+1 others)
2020 Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases  
Well-coordinated collaborative efforts will ultimately pave the way to the development of evidence-based international guidelines.  ...  The initial evaluation, confirmation of the diagnosis, and management should ideally take place in a tertiary referral centre for motor neuron diseases, and involve an experienced multidisciplinary team  ...  Acknowledgements We sincerely thank Mme Andrea Chavasse 1 (Project manager FILSLAN) for her technical support to develop these guidelines.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s13023-020-01366-z pmid:32276665 pmcid:PMC7149864 fatcat:rt5sajsyhjarxhmqv6w7ubg36e

Predicting adaptation to presymptomatic DNA testing for late onset disorders: who will experience distress? Rotterdam Leiden Genetics Workgroup

A C DudokdeWit, A Tibben, H J Duivenvoorden, M F Niermeijer, J Passchier
1998 Journal of Medical Genetics  
The first comparative study on predicting post-test distress (conceptualised by intrusion and avoidance, measured with the Impact of Event Scale) after presymptomatic genetic testing for Huntington's disease  ...  The test result did not additionally contribute to post-test distress.  ...  Downloaded from The Huntington's Disease Collaborative Research Group. A novel gene containing a trinucleotide repeat that is  ... 
doi:10.1136/jmg.35.9.745 pmid:9733033 pmcid:PMC1051427 fatcat:6ghgxlc2andvrizyoew4yuvruy
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