Jerker Westin

Summary

Affiliation: Dalarna University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Validation of a home environment test battery for supporting assessments in advanced Parkinson's disease
    Jerker Westin
    Academy of Industry and Society, Computer Science, Dalarna University, 781 88 Borlänge, Sweden
    Neurol Sci 33:831-8. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcome prediction of enteral levodopa/carbidopa infusion in advanced Parkinson's disease
    J Westin
    Department of Medical Sciences, Biomedical Informatics and Engineering, Uppsala University Hospital, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 12:509-13. 2006
  3. doi request reprint A home environment test battery for status assessment in patients with advanced Parkinson's disease
    Jerker Westin
    Department of Economy and Society, Computer Engineering, Dalarna University, Borlange, Sweden
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 98:27-35. 2010
  4. doi request reprint A new computer method for assessing drawing impairment in Parkinson's disease
    Jerker Westin
    Academy of Industry and Society, Computer Science, Dalarna University, Borlange, Sweden
    J Neurosci Methods 190:143-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint A pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic model for duodenal levodopa infusion
    Jerker Westin
    Department of Medical Sciences, Biomedical Informatics and Engineering, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Clin Neuropharmacol 34:61-5. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Spiral drawing during self-rated dyskinesia is more impaired than during self-rated Off
    Mevludin Memedi
    School of Technology and Business Studies, Computer Engineering, Dalarna University, Borlange, Sweden
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 19:553-6. 2013
  7. doi request reprint A web application for follow-up of results from a mobile device test battery for Parkinson's disease patients
    Mevludin Memedi
    Department of Economy and Society, Computer Engineering, Dalarna University, Borlange, Sweden
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 104:219-26. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Automatic and objective assessment of alternating tapping performance in Parkinson's disease
    Mevludin Memedi
    School of Technology and Business Studies, Computer Engineering, Dalarna University, Falun SE 791 88, Sweden
    Sensors (Basel) 13:16965-84. 2013
  9. pmc Motion cue analysis for parkinsonian gait recognition
    Taha Khan
    Computer Engineering, School of Technology and Business Studies, Dalarna University, 79188, Falun, Sweden
    Open Biomed Eng J 7:1-8. 2013

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Validation of a home environment test battery for supporting assessments in advanced Parkinson's disease
    Jerker Westin
    Academy of Industry and Society, Computer Science, Dalarna University, 781 88 Borlänge, Sweden
    Neurol Sci 33:831-8. 2012
    ..88) were good. The correlations between overall score and total UPDRS (-0.64) and PDQ-39 (-0.72) were adequate. Median overall score was 18% better in the stable compared to the fluctuating group (p = 0.0014)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcome prediction of enteral levodopa/carbidopa infusion in advanced Parkinson's disease
    J Westin
    Department of Medical Sciences, Biomedical Informatics and Engineering, Uppsala University Hospital, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 12:509-13. 2006
    ..Using data from one study, a prediction model was designed and was then evaluated using the other study's data. Correlations were found indicating that patients with more severe symptoms at baseline were most improved after infusion...
  3. doi request reprint A home environment test battery for status assessment in patients with advanced Parkinson's disease
    Jerker Westin
    Department of Economy and Society, Computer Engineering, Dalarna University, Borlange, Sweden
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 98:27-35. 2010
    ..Correlation analysis showed that tapping results provided different information as compared to diary responses. Internal consistency of the test battery was good and learning effects in the tapping tests were small...
  4. doi request reprint A new computer method for assessing drawing impairment in Parkinson's disease
    Jerker Westin
    Academy of Industry and Society, Computer Science, Dalarna University, Borlange, Sweden
    J Neurosci Methods 190:143-8. 2010
    ..5 scale units, which was similar to the differences between the human raters. In conclusion, the method could assess PD-related drawing impairments well comparable to trained raters...
  5. doi request reprint A pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic model for duodenal levodopa infusion
    Jerker Westin
    Department of Medical Sciences, Biomedical Informatics and Engineering, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Clin Neuropharmacol 34:61-5. 2011
    ..The purpose of this work was to identify and estimate a population pharmacokinetic- pharmacodynamic model for duodenal infusion of a levodopa/carbidopa gel (Duodopa) to examine pharmacological properties of this treatment...
  6. doi request reprint Spiral drawing during self-rated dyskinesia is more impaired than during self-rated Off
    Mevludin Memedi
    School of Technology and Business Studies, Computer Engineering, Dalarna University, Borlange, Sweden
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 19:553-6. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine repeated measures of fine motor function in relation to self-assessed motor conditions in Parkinson's disease (PD)...
  7. doi request reprint A web application for follow-up of results from a mobile device test battery for Parkinson's disease patients
    Mevludin Memedi
    Department of Economy and Society, Computer Engineering, Dalarna University, Borlange, Sweden
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 104:219-26. 2011
    ..Our findings support that this system can become an efficient tool to easily access relevant symptom information from the home environment of PD patients...
  8. doi request reprint Automatic and objective assessment of alternating tapping performance in Parkinson's disease
    Mevludin Memedi
    School of Technology and Business Studies, Computer Engineering, Dalarna University, Falun SE 791 88, Sweden
    Sensors (Basel) 13:16965-84. 2013
    ..In conclusion, the automatic method can be useful to objectively assess the tapping performance of PD patients and can be included in telemedicine tools for remote monitoring of tapping. ..
  9. pmc Motion cue analysis for parkinsonian gait recognition
    Taha Khan
    Computer Engineering, School of Technology and Business Studies, Dalarna University, 79188, Falun, Sweden
    Open Biomed Eng J 7:1-8. 2013
    ..Results suggested that the method is a promising tool to be used for PG assessment in home-environment...