The MDS-Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale

MDS-UPDRS: A revised and expanded version of the UPDRS based on published critique.

 

The MDS-Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale: A revised and expanded version of the UPDRS based on published critique.

  • Reflects developments in our understanding of Parkinson's disease
  • Better detects early and mild symptoms
  • Clears up ambiguities in the original
  • Updated methods allow for standardized data collection

 

Four Parts for Comprehensive Examination

  • Part I: Non-motor experiences of daily living
  • Part II: Motor experiences of daily living
  • Part III: Motor examination
  • Part IV: Motor complications

 

Official Translations in Seven Languages

  • Each translation is tested and validated in 350 native speaking patients
  • More translations in progress

 

The MDS-UPDRS is used in research, clinical trials, medical establishments, education, and more. 

 

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