Nabila Dahodwala

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Can a screening questionnaire accurately identify mild Parkinsonian signs?
    Nabila Dahodwala
    Parkinson s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, Pennsylvania Hospital, 330 South Ninth Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 39:171-5. 2012
  2. pmc Validation of an instrument to measure older adults' expectations regarding movement (ERM)
    Nabila Dahodwala
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e43854. 2012
  3. pmc Screening questionnaires for parkinsonism: a systematic review
    Nabila Dahodwala
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 18:216-24. 2012
  4. pmc Racial differences in the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease
    Nabila Dahodwala
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Mov Disord 24:1200-5. 2009
  5. pmc Treatment disparities in Parkinson's disease
    Nabila Dahodwala
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Neurol 66:142-5. 2009
  6. pmc Delayed Parkinson's disease diagnosis among African-Americans: the role of reporting of disability
    Nabila Dahodwala
    Parkinson s Disease Research, Education and Clinical Center, Philadelphia VA Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 36:150-4. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Association between dopaminergic medications and nocturnal sleep in early-stage Parkinson's disease
    Lama M Chahine
    Department of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA Division of Sleep Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA Electronic address
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 19:859-63. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Neurology education and global health: my rotation in Botswana
    Nabila Dahodwala
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neurology 68:E15-6. 2007
  9. pmc Daytime Sleepiness is Associated with Falls in Parkinson's Disease
    Meredith Spindler
    Department of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA Parkinson s Disease Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Parkinsons Dis 3:387-91. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Questionnaire-based diagnosis of REM sleep behavior disorder in Parkinson's disease
    Lama M Chahine
    Department of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Division of Sleep Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Mov Disord 28:1146-9. 2013

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Publications12

  1. pmc Can a screening questionnaire accurately identify mild Parkinsonian signs?
    Nabila Dahodwala
    Parkinson s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, Pennsylvania Hospital, 330 South Ninth Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 39:171-5. 2012
    ..Our objective was to assess the ability of a 9-item Parkinson's Disease Screening Questionnaire (PDSQ), which has high sensitivity in the detection of overt Parkinson's disease (PD), to detect MPS...
  2. pmc Validation of an instrument to measure older adults' expectations regarding movement (ERM)
    Nabila Dahodwala
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e43854. 2012
    ..Our objectives were to develop measures of older adults' expectations regarding movement with aging, specifically related to parkinsonism, and their beliefs about seeking healthcare for the diagnosis and treatment of parkinsonism...
  3. pmc Screening questionnaires for parkinsonism: a systematic review
    Nabila Dahodwala
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 18:216-24. 2012
    ..However, the performance of these questionnaires varied based on the individual items, study sample, and method of administration. The performance of screening questionnaires in the detection of early or mild parkinsonism was modest...
  4. pmc Racial differences in the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease
    Nabila Dahodwala
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Mov Disord 24:1200-5. 2009
    ..Better understanding of the complex biological and social determinants of these disparities is critical to improve PD care...
  5. pmc Treatment disparities in Parkinson's disease
    Nabila Dahodwala
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Neurol 66:142-5. 2009
    ..In a group with the same healthcare insurance, disparities in PD treatment exist. Physician and community awareness of these racial differences in PD treatment is the first step in addressing healthcare disparities...
  6. pmc Delayed Parkinson's disease diagnosis among African-Americans: the role of reporting of disability
    Nabila Dahodwala
    Parkinson s Disease Research, Education and Clinical Center, Philadelphia VA Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 36:150-4. 2011
    ..We sought to compare the stage at which African-American and white PD patients present for healthcare, and determine whether perception of disability accounts for racial differences...
  7. doi request reprint Association between dopaminergic medications and nocturnal sleep in early-stage Parkinson's disease
    Lama M Chahine
    Department of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA Division of Sleep Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA Electronic address
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 19:859-63. 2013
    ..We examined the association between dopaminergic medications and subjective and objective nocturnal sleep in PD...
  8. ncbi request reprint Neurology education and global health: my rotation in Botswana
    Nabila Dahodwala
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neurology 68:E15-6. 2007
  9. pmc Daytime Sleepiness is Associated with Falls in Parkinson's Disease
    Meredith Spindler
    Department of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA Parkinson s Disease Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Parkinsons Dis 3:387-91. 2013
    ..04) and postural instability/gait dysfunction (OR 1.6 95% CI 1.0-2.4, p = 0.03) in non-depressed patients. In conclusion, non-depressed PD patients are 20% more likely to fall for every one unit increase in the ESS measure of sleepiness. ..
  10. doi request reprint Questionnaire-based diagnosis of REM sleep behavior disorder in Parkinson's disease
    Lama M Chahine
    Department of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Division of Sleep Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Mov Disord 28:1146-9. 2013
    ..Definitive diagnosis requires a polysomnogram, but that is costly, time intensive, and not practical for large-scale studies. Therefore, we assessed using a questionnaire-based diagnostic approach...
  11. pmc Genetic influences on cognitive decline in Parkinson's disease
    James F Morley
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvalia, USA
    Mov Disord 27:512-8. 2012
    ..Clinically, these results suggest that genotyping can provide information about the risk of future cognitive decline for PD patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Teaching: residents in the hospital, mentors in the community: the Educational Pipeline Program at Penn
    Roy H Hamilton
    Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neurology 68:E25-8. 2007