MDS Rating Scales Translation Committee

        

Sheng Luo
Chair         

MDS Staff Liaison: Nura Said

Committee Purpose
The primary function of the Rating Scales Translation Committee will be to:

  • Develop translations and validations of MDS-owned scales to bring wide-spread availability of the scales to non-English speakers
     
  • The committee will consist of current and past local Translation Team Leaders and the statistical experts involved with the scale translation efforts

     
Committee Members

Cenk Akbostanci
Angelo Antonini
Jawad Bajwa
Madhuri Behari
Roongroj Bhidayasiri
Sevasti Bostantjopoulou
Francisco Cardoso
Esther Cubo Delgado
Richard C. Dodel
Cristian G. Falup-Pecurariu
Joaquim J. Ferreira
Nir Giladi
Tove Henriksen
Priya Jagota
Valtteri Kaasinen
Zoe Katsarou
Hee-Tae Kim

Norbert Kovacs
Arseniy Lavrov
Oleg S. Levin
Jinghong Ma
Pablo Martinez Martin
Genko Oyama
Bart Post
Olivier Rascol
Evzen Ruzicka
Joanna Siuda
Matej Skorvanek
Glenn T. Stebbins
Tanja M. Stojkovic
Nadir A. Syed
Pille Taba
Atsushi Takeda
Ruey-Meei Wu

QUALPD Study

Study Highlights:

  • Largest study related to Quality of Life (QoL) in PD so far.
     
  • QoL is related especially to MDS-UPDRS Part II (ADLs) and Part I (NMS).
     
  • Four out of five most important independent contributors were non-motor items.


Relationship between the MDS-UPDRS and Quality of Life: A large multicenter study of 3206 patients  (July 2018)

Skorvanek M, Martinez-Martin P, Kovacs N, Zezula I, Rodriguez-Violante M, Corvol J-C, Taba P, Seppi K, Levin O, Schrag A, Aviles-Olmos I, Alvarez-Sanchez M, Arakaki T, Aschermann Z, Benchetrit E, Benoit C, Bergareche-Yarza A, Cervantes-Arriaga A, Chade A, Cormier F, Datieva V, Gallagher DA, Garretto N, Gdovinova Z, Gershanik O, Grofik M, Han V, Kadastik-Eerme L, Kurtis MM, Mangone G, Martinez-Castrillo JC, Mendoza-Rodriguez A, Minar M, Moore HP, Muldmaa M, Mueller C, Pinter B, Poewe W, Rallmann K, Reiter E, Rodriguez-Blazquez C, Singer C, Valkovic P, Goetz CG, Stebbins GT

Parkinsonism and Related Disorders, 52: 83-89



Differences in MDS-UPDRS Scores Based on Hoehn and Yahr Stage and Disease Duration

(January 2017)

Skorvanek M, Martinez-Martin P, Kovacs N, Zezula I, Rodriguez-Violante M, Corvol J-C, Taba P, Seppi K, Levin O, Schrag A, Foltynie T, Alvarez-Sanchez M, Arakaki T, Aschermann Z, Aviles-Olmos I, Benchetrit E, Benoit C, Bergareche-Yarza A, Cervantes-Arriaga A, Chade A, Cormier F, Datieva V, Gallagher DA, Garretto N, Gdovinova Z, Gershanik O, Grofik M, Han V, Huang J, Kadastik-Eerme L, Kurtis MM, Mangone G, Martinez-Castrillo JC, Mendoza-Rodriguez A, Minar M, Moore HP, Muldmaa M, Mueller C, Pinter B, Poewe W, Rallmann K, Reiter E, Rodriguez-Blazquez C, Singer C, Tilley BC, Valkovic P, Goetz CG, Stebbins GT

Movement Disorders Clinical Practice, 4(4):536-544

 

 

 

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