Aussie invention to improve Parkinson's treatment

Currently, neurologists rely on the patient to explain their symptoms and the neurologist has to work out how to treat them, but the PKG system will give them a much clearer view, allowing medication use to be adjusted based on more accurate information than ever before.

 The high-tech measuring device will also allow specialists to use major interventions like surgery in a more sensible and cost-effective way, and could also help pharnemaceutical companies to capture accurate data in trials of new drugs for Parkinson’s symptoms, speeding up their passage from research to clinical use.

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