Task Force Papers: Rating Scale Critiques

Anxiety

Anxiety Rating Scales in Parkinson's Disease: Critique and Recommendations
Albert F.G. Leentjens, MD, PhD, Kathy Dujardin, PhD, Laura Marsh, MD, Pablo Martinez-Martin, MD, PhD, Irene H. Richard, MD, Sergio E. Starkstein, MD, Daniel Weintraub, MD, Christina Sampaio, MD, Werner Poewe, MD, Oliver Rascol, MD,
Glenn T. Stebbins, PhD, and Christopher G. Goetz, MD; Movement Disorders Vol. 23, No. 14, 2008, pp. 2015–2025

DOI: 10.1002/mds.22233

Apathy

Apathy and Anhedonia Rating Scales in Parkinson's Disease: Critique and Recommendations
Albert F.G. Leentjens, MD, PhD, Kathy Dujardin, PhD, Laura Marsh, MD, Pablo Martinez-Martin, MD, PhD, Irene H. Richard, MD, Sergio E. Starkstein, MD, Daniel Weintraub, MD, Cristina Sampaio, MD, Werner Poewe, MD, Oliver Rascol, MD, Glenn T. Stebbins, PhD, and Christopher G. Goetz, MD; Movement Disorders Vol. 23, No. 14, 2008, pp. 2004–2014
DOI: 10.1002/mds.22229

Depression

Depression Rating Scales in Parkinson's Disease: Critique and Recommendations
Anette Schrag, MD, PhD, Paolo Barone, MD, Richard G. Brown, PhD, Albert F.G. Leentjens, MD, PhD, William M. McDonald, MD, Sergio Starkstein, MD, Daniel Weintraub, MD, Werner Poewe, MD, Olivier Rascol, MD, Cristina Sampaio, MD, Glenn T. Stebbins, PhD, and Christopher G. Goetz, MD; Movement Disorders Vol. 22, No. 8, 2007, pp. 1077–1092
DOI: 10.1002/mds.21333

Dysautonomia

The Movement Disorders Task Force Review of Dysautonomia Rating Scales in Parkinson’s Disease with Regard to Symptoms of Orthostatic Hypotension
Anne Pavy-Le Traon, MD, PhD, Gerard Amarenco, MD, Susanne Duerr, MD, Horacio Kaufmann, MD, Heinz Lahrmann, MD, Stephanie R. Shaftman, MSc, MS, Francois Tison, MD, PhD, Gregor K. Wenning, MD, MSc, PhD, Christopher G. Goetz, MD, Werner Poewe, MD, Cristina Sampaio, MD, Anette Schrag, FRCP, PhD, Glenn T. Stebbins, PhD, and Olivier Rascol, MD; Movement Disorders, Vol. 26, No. 11, 2011; DOI: 10.1002/mds.23742

Dysautonomia Rating Scales in Parkinson's Disease: Sialorrhea, Dysphagia, and Constipation: Critique and Recommendations
Marian L. Evatt, MD, MS, K. Ray Chaudhuri, MD, FRCP, Kelvin L. Chou, MD, Ester Cubo, MD, PhD, Vanessa Hinson, MD, PhD, Katie Kompoliti, MD, Chengwu Yang, MS, PhD, Werner Poewe, MD, Olivier Rascol, MD, Cristina Sampaio, MD, PhD, Glenn T. Stebbins, PhD, and Christopher G. Goetz, MD; Movement Disorders Vol. 24, No. 5, 2009, pp. 635–646; DOI: 10.1002/mds.22260

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Dyskinesia

Task Force Report on Scales to Assess Dyskinesia in Parkinson's Disease: Critique and Recommendations
Carlo Colosimo, MD, Pablo Martı´nez-Martın, MD, Giovanni Fabbrini, MD, Robert A. Hauser, MD, Marcelo Merello, MD, PhD, Janis Miyasaki, MD, Werner Poewe, MD, Cristina Sampaio, MD, PhD, Olivier Rascol, MD, Glenn T. Stebbins, PhD, Anette Schrag, MD, PhD, and Christopher G. Goetz, MD; Movement Disorders Vol. 25, No. 9, 2010, pp. 1131–1142; DOI: 10.1002/mds.23072

Dystonia

Dystonia rating scales: Critique and recommendations
Albanese A, Del Sorbo F, Comella C, Jinnah HA, Mink JW, Post B, Vidailhet M, Volkmann J, Warner T, Leentjens AFG, Martinez-Martin P, Stebbins GT, Goetz CG, Schrag A. Mov Disord 2013; 28(7): 874-883.

Fatigue

Fatigue Rating Scales Critique and Recommendations by the Task Force on Rating Scales for PD
Joseph H. Friedman, MD, Guido Alves, MD, PhD, Peter Hagell, RN, PhD, Johan Marinus, PhD, Laura Marsh, MD, Pablo Martinez-Martin, MD, PhD, Christopher G. Goetz, MD, Werner Poewe, MD, Olivier Rascol, MD, Cristina Sampaio, MD, PhD, Glenn Stebbins, MD, and Anette Schrag, MD, PhD; Movement Disorders Vol. 25, No. 7, 2010, pp. 805–822; DOI: 10.1002/mds.22989

Health-related quality of life

Health-related Quality of Life Scales in Parkinson’s Disease: Critique and Recommendations
Martinez-Martin P, Jeukens-Visser M, Lyons KE, Rodriguez-Blazquez C, Selai C, Siderowf A, Welsh M, Poewe W, Rascol O, Sampaio C, Stebbins GT, Goetz CG, Schrag A.  Mov Disord 2011, 26(13): 2371-2380.

Hoehn and Yahr

Movement Disorder Society Task Force Report on the Hoehn and Yahr Staging Scale: Status and Recommendations
Christopher G. Goetz, Werner Poewe, Olivier Rascol, Cristina Sampaio, Glenn T. Stebbins, Carl Counsell, Nir Giladi, Robert G. Holloway, Charity G. Moore, Gregor K. Wenning, Melvin D. Yahr, and Lisa Seidl; Movement Disorders Vol. 19, No. 9, 2004, pp. 1020–1028; DOI: 10.1002/mds.20213

MDS-UPDRS

Movement Disorder Society-Sponsored Revision of the Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale (MDS-UPDRS): Process, Format and Clinimetric Testing Plan
Christopher G. Goetz, Stanley Fahn, Pablo Martinez-Martin, Werner Poewe, Cristina Sampaio, Glenn T. Stebbins, Matthew B. Stern, Barbara C. Tilley, Richard Dodel, Bruno Dubois, Robert Holloway, Joseph Jankovic, Jaime Kulisevsky, Anthony E. Lang, Andrew Lees, Sue Leurgans, Peter A. LeWitt, David Nyenhuis, C. Warren Olanow, Olivier Rascol, Anette Schrag, Jeanne A. Teresi, Jacobus J. van Hilten, and Nancy LaPelle; Movement Disorders Vol. 22, No. 1, 2007, pp. 41–47; DOI: 10.1002/mds.21198

Movement Disorder Society-Sponsored Revision of the Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale (MDS-UPDRS): Scale Presentation and Clinimetric Testing Results
Christopher G. Goetz, Barbara C. Tilley, Stephanie R. Shaftman, Glenn T. Stebbins, Stanley Fahn, Pablo Martinez-Martin, Werner Poewe, Cristina Sampaio, Matthew B. Stern, Richard Dodel, Bruno Dubois, Robert Holloway, Joseph Jankovic, Jaime Kulisevsky, Anthony E. Lang, Andrew Lees, Sue Leurgans, Peter A. LeWitt, David Nyenhuis, C. Warren Olanow, Olivier Rascol, Anette Schrag, Jeanne A. Teresi, Jacobus J. van Hilten, and Nancy LaPelle, for the Movement Disorder Society UPDRS Revision Task Force; Movement Disorders Vol. 23, No. 15, 2008, pp. 2129–2170; DOI: 10.1002/mds.22340

Psychosis

Scales to Assess Psychosis in Parkinson's Disease: Critique and Recommendations
Hubert H. Fernandez, MD, Dag Aarsland, MD, Gilles Fe´nelon, MD, Joseph H. Friedman, MD, Laura Marsh, MD, Alexander I. Troster, PhD, Werner Poewe, MD, Olivier Rascol, MD, Cristina Sampaio, MD, Glenn T. Stebbins, PhD, and Christopher G. Goetz, MD; Movement Disorders Vol. 23, No. 4, 2008, pp. 484–500 DOI: 10.1002/mds.21875

Sleep

Scales to assess sleep impairment in Parkinson's disease: critique and recommendations
Högl B, Arnulf I, Comella C, Ferreira J, Iranzo A, Tilley B, Trenkwalder C, Poewe W, Rascol O, Sampaio C, Stebbins GT, Schrag A, Goetz CG. Mov Disord 2010; 25(16): 2704-2716.

UPDRS

State of the Art Review: The Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS): Status and Recommendations
Movement Disorder Society Task Force on Rating Scales for Parkinson’s Disease; Movement Disorders
Vol. 18, No. 7, 2003, pp. 738–750

The Unified Parkinson’s Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS): Status and Recommendations
Movement Disorders Vol. 18, No. 7, 2003, pp. 738–750 © 2003 Movement Disorder Society

Wearing-off

Wearing-off scales in Parkinson's disease: Critique and recommendations
Antonini A, Martinez-Martin P, Chaudhuri RK, Merello M, Hauser R, Katzenschlager R, Odin P, Stacy M, Stocchi F, Poewe W, Rascol O, Sampaio C, Schrag A, Stebbins GT, Goetz CG. Mov Disord 2011; 26(12): 2169-2175