Adjust Text Size:change font sizechange font sizechange font sizechange font sizechange font sizechange font size

Featured Research

What can we learn by studying genetics and Parkinson's? PDF-funded researchers Drs. Mata and Zabetian share their progress six years after launching the first large-scale survey of PD genetics in Latin America.

Learn More

PDF Grant Programs

Are you interested in furthering Parkinson's science? View PDF's open grant programs.

Learn More


The impact of STN deep brain stimulation on speech in individuals with Parkinson's disease: The patient's perspective.

PDF's targeted PubMed search provides you with access to journal articles from the last 90 days that may be pertinent to Parkinson's disease research. 

Not what you're looking for? Do you need informational publications about Parkinson's targeted for people living with Parkinson's, caregivers and family members?  Please browse PDF's educational materials and programs - which are all available electronically or in print.  Order for yourself, a loved one or in bulk for your patients or support group.

Parkinsonism Relat Disord 2014 Oct; 20(10):1065-70

Authors: Jeffrey Wertheimer, Ann Y Gottuso, Miriam Nuno, Carol Walton, Aurore Duboille, Margaret Tuchman, Lorraine Ramig

Speech disturbance is highly prevalent and disabling for individuals with Parkinson's disease (PD). Deep brain stimulation (DBS) has been found to adversely impact speech in a number of individuals with PD. This study investigated the differential speech profiles between individuals with PD with and without DBS from the patient's perspective.

PMID: 25048615 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

See More

Back to PubMed Articles