Research Study

Visual and ocular motor dysfunctions in Parkinson's Disease
Principal Investigator 
Miriam Spering

Overview

Body Locations and Systems 
Status 
Recruiting
Study Start/End 
Oct 11, 2017 to Nov 30, 2017
Locations 
UBC Hospital
Name/Title 
Christina Jones, Clinical Research Coordinator
Phone 
604-822-9722
Email Address 
christina.jones@ubc.ca
Purpose of Study 

This study aims at testing visual abilities and eye movements in patients with Parkinson’s disease. In order to determine effects of healthy aging on these functions, we are looking for healthy volunteers to serve as a control group.

recruitment poster

Eligibility 

- You must be between 60 and 85 years of age.
- You must have normal or corrected-to-normal visual acuity.
- You must have no history of neurological, psychiatric, or eye disease.

Disclaimer 

Study Coordinators and Research Nurses cannot give medical advice over the phone. Telephone numbers and email addresses are provided for obtaining additional information on specific research studies only. If you have specific questions which require clinical expertise, please call your primary care physician.