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Placebell©™ Predicts Placebo Response in Initial Study in Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is one of the most common neurodegenerative disorders, as it affects 1-2 per 1000 of the population at any time(1). Although it is primarily…

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How much of the measured treatment response in clinical trials is due to the placebo response?

Clinical trials measure efficacy of experimental therapies by comparing outcomes in patients receiving therapeutic interventions (treatment response) with patients receiving placebo (placebo response).

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Towards an automated rating of the MDS-UPDRS motor scores

Scientific poster presented on September 2021 at the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society Annual Conference.

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Multimedia

Modeling of the Placebo Response in Parkinson’s Disease

Scientific Poster presented on September 2021 at the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society Annuel Meeting.

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Publication

Modeling of the Placebo Response in Parkinson’s Disease

The magnitude and the variability of the placebo response have a confounding influence when testing the superiority of active compounds…

Type: Scientific Poster
Authors: Branders S., Rascol O., Garraux G., Berman B., Stebbins G., Goetz C., Billocq C., Pereira A.
Conference: International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
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Publication

Towards an automated rating of the MDS-UPDRS motor scores

Tools4Patient has developed an IMU-based device where sensors are placed on the tip of the index finger and thumb bilaterally. The device was…

Type: Scientific Poster
Authors: Marchal S., Garraux G., Branders S., Bernard G., Billocq C., Pereira A.
Conference: International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
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Where Does Placebo Response in Clinical Trials Come From? 6 Influences

Placebo response is a major source of noise in trial data analysis, muddying the results and making it more difficult to detect true treatment effect. We know…

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