Parkinson’s Disease Journal Article Recommendations
General PD Information
Gazewood JD, Richards DR, Clebak K. Parkinson disease: an update. Am Fam Physician. 2013;87(4):267-73.
Goldman JG, Postuma R. Premotor and nonmotor features of Parkinson’s disease. Curr Opin Neurol. 2014;27(4):434-41.
Fernandez HH. Updates in the medical management of Parkinson disease. Cleve Clin J Med. 2012;79(1):28-35.
Walking/Aerobic Conditioning/ Physical Activity
Lamotte G, Skender E, Rafferty MR, David JF, Sadowsky S, Corcos DM. Effects of progressive resistance exercise training on the motor and nonmotor features of Parkinson’s Disease: A review. Human Kinetic Journals. 2015;4(1):11-27.
Lamotte G, Rafferty MR, Prodoehl J, Kohrt WM, Comella CL, Simuni T, Corcos DM. Effects of endurance exercise training on the motor and non-motor features of Parkinson’s Disease: A review. Journal of Parkinson’s Disease. 2015;5(1):21-24.
Herman T, Giladi N, Hausdorff JM. Treadmill training for the treatment of gait disturbances in people with Parkinson’s disease: a mini-review. J Neural Transm. 2009;116(3):307-18.
Mehrholz J, Friis R, Kugler J, Twork S, Storch A, Pohl M. Treadmill training for patients with Parkinson’s disease. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2010;(1):CD007830.
Fisher BE, Wu AD, Salem GJ, et al. The effect of exercise training in improving motor performance and corticomotor excitability in people with early Parkinson’s disease. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2008;89(7):1221-9.
Shulman LM, Katzel LI, Ivey FM, et al. Randomized clinical trial of 3 types of physical exercise for patients with Parkinson disease. JAMA Neurol. 2013;70(2):183-90.
Uc EY, Doerschug KC, Magnotta V, et al. Phase I/II randomized trial of aerobic exercise in Parkinson disease in a community setting. Neurology. 2014;83(5):413-25.
Schenkman M, Hall DA, Barón AE, Schwartz RS, Mettler P, Kohrt WM. Exercise for people in early- or mid-stage Parkinson disease: a 16-month randomized controlled trial. Phys Ther. 2012;92(11):1395-410.
Van nimwegen M, Speelman AD, Overeem S, et al. Promotion of physical activity and fitness in sedentary patients with Parkinson’s disease: randomised controlled trial. BMJ. 2013;346:f576.
Van nimwegen M, Speelman AD, Hofman-van rossum EJ, et al. Physical inactivity in Parkinson’s disease. J Neurol. 2011;258(12):2214-21.
Cavanaugh JT, Ellis TD, Earhart GM, Ford MP, Foreman KB, Dibble LE. Capturing ambulatory activity decline in Parkinson’s disease. J Neurol Phys Ther. 2012;36(2):51-7.
Lord S, Godfrey A, Galna B, Mhiripiri D, Burn D, Rochester L. Ambulatory activity in incident Parkinson’s: more than meets the eye? J Neurol. 2013;260(12):2964-72.
Shulman LM. Understanding disability in Parkinson’s disease. Mov Disord. 2010;25 Suppl 1:S131-5.
Devos H, Vandenberghe W, Nieuwboer A, Tant M, Baten G, De weerdt W. Predictors of fitness to drive in people with Parkinson disease. Neurology. 2007;69(14):1434-41.
Ridgel AL, Vitek JL, Alberts JL. Forced, not voluntary, exercise improves motor function in Parkinson’s disease patients. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2009;23(6):600-8.
Alberts JL, Linder SM, Penko AL, Lowe MJ, Phillips M. It is not about the bike, it is about the pedaling: forced exercise and Parkinson’s disease. Exerc Sport Sci Rev. 2011;39(4):177-86.
Moore CG, Schenkman M, Kohrt WM, Delitto A, Hall DA, Corcos D. Study in Parkinson disease of exercise (SPARX): translating high-intensity exercise from animals to humans. Contemp Clin Trials. 2013;36(1):90-8.
Nieuwboer A, Rochester L, Müncks L, Swinnen SP. Motor learning in Parkinson’s disease: limitations and potential for rehabilitation. Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2009;15 Suppl 3:S53-8.
Van der kolk NM, King LA. Effects of exercise on mobility in people with Parkinson’s disease. Mov Disord. 2013;28(11):1587-96.
Roeder L, Costello JT, Smith SS, Stewart IB, Kerr GK. Effects of resistance training on measures of muscular strength in people with Parkinson’s Disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis. PLOS One. 2015;10(7): e0132135.
Prodoehl J, Rafferty MR, David FJ, Poon C, Vaillancourt DE, Comella CL, Leurgans SE, Kohrt WM, Corcos DM, Robichaud JA. Two-year exercise program improves physical function in Parkinson’s Disease: The PRET-PD randomized clinical trial. Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair. 2015;29(2):112-122.
Kelly NA, Ford MP, Standaert DG, et al. Novel, high-intensity exercise prescription improves muscle mass, mitochondrial function, and physical capacity in individuals with Parkinson’s disease. J Appl Physiol. 2014;116(5):582-92.
Corcos DM, Robichaud JA, David FJ, et al. A two-year randomized controlled trial of progressive resistance exercise for Parkinson’s disease. Mov Disord. 2013;28(9):1230-40.
David JG, Rafferty MR, Robichaud JA, Prodoehl J, Kohrt WM, Vaillancourt DE, Corcos DM. Progressive resistance exercise and Parkinson’s Disease: A review of potential mechanisms. Parkinson’s Disease. 2012;article number 124527.
Barriers to Exercise
Ellis T, Cavanaugh JT, Earhart GM, et al. Factors associated with exercise behavior in people with Parkinson disease. Phys Ther. 2011;91(12):1838-48.
Ellis T, Boudreau JK, Deangelis TR, et al. Barriers to exercise in people with Parkinson disease. Phys Ther. 2013;93(5):628-36.
Dual Task Training
Strouwen C, Molenaar EALM, Munks L, Keus SHJ, Zijlmans JCM, Vandenberghe W, Bloem BR, Nieuwboer A. Training dual tasks together or apart in Parkinson’s Disease: Results from the DUALITY trial. Movement Disorders. 2017;00:1-10
Kelly CE, Eusterbrock AJ, Shumway-Cook A. A review of dual-task walking deficits in people with Parkinson’s Disease: Motor and cognitive contributions, mechanisms, and clinical implications. Parkinson’s Disease. 2012; 2012: 1-14. Article ID 918719
Strouwen C, Molenaar EALM, Munks L, Keus SHJ, Bloem BR, Rochester L, Nieuwboer A. Dual taking in Parkinson’s Disease: Should we train hazardous behavior? Expert Rev. Neurother. 2015; ISSN 1473-7175
Forsyth AL, Paul SS, Allen NE, Sherrington C, Fung VSC, Canning CG. Flexed truncal posutre in Parkinson Disease: Measurement reliability and relationship with physical and cognitive impairments, mobility, and balance. JNPT. 2017; 41:107-113
Finsterer J, Strobl W. Presentation, etiology, diagnosis, and management of camptocormia. European Neurology. 2010;64:1-8.
Benatru I, Vaugoyeau M, Azulay JP. Postural disorders in Parkinson’s Disease. Clinical Neurophysiology. 2008;38:459-465.
Yokochi F. Lateral flexion in Parkinson’s disease and Pisa syndrome. J Neurol. 2006;253[suppl 7]: VII/17-VII/20.
Balance and Falls Prevention
Shen X, Wong-Yu ISK, Mak, MKY. Effects of exercise on falls, balance, and gait ability in Parkinson’s Disease: A meta-analysis. Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair. 2016;30(6):1-16.
Morris ME, Menz HB, McGinley JL, Watts JJ, Huxham FE, Murphy AT, Danoudis ME, Iansek R. A randomized controlled triall to reduce falls in people with Parkinson’s Disease. Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair. 2015;29(8):1-9.
Canning CG, Sherrinton C, Lord SR, Close, JCT, Heritier S, Heller GZ, Howard K, Allen NE, Latt MD, Murray SM, O’Rourke SD, Paul SS, Song J, Fung VSC. Exercise for falls prevention in Parkinson disease: A randomized controlled trial. Neurology. 2015;84:304-312.
Canning CG, Paul SS, Nieuwboer A. Prevention of falls in Parkinson’s disease: A review of fall risk factors and the role of physical interventions. Neurodegenerative Disease Management. 2014;4(3):203-221.
Li F, Harmer P, Fitzgerald K, et al. Tai chi and postural stability in patients with Parkinson’s disease. N Engl J Med. 2012;366(6):511-9.
Hackney ME, Earhart GM. Effects of dance on gait and balance in Parkinson’s disease: a comparison of partnered and nonpartnered dance movement. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2010;24(4):384-92.
Duncan RP, Earhart GM. Are the effects of community-based dance on Parkinson disease severity, balance, and functional mobility reduced with time? A 2-Year Prospective Pilot Study. J Altern Complement Med. 2014
Earhart GM. Dance as therapy for individuals with Parkinson disease. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2009;45(2):231-8.