Treatment for Parkinson's Disease

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, Austin, TXParkinson's Disease
30 - 99
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will test if a maintenance inspiratory muscle training program can help people with PD keep their expiratory muscle strength.

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

7 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 10 minutes

1 minute
blood pressure
heart rate
respiratory rate
10 minutes
Fatigue Impact Scale
5 minutes
maximum expiratory pressure
maximum inspiratory pressure
8 minutes
6 minute walk test

Trial Safety

Trial Design

0 Treatment Group

40 Total Participants · 0 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: Treatment · No Placebo Group · N/A

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 10 minutes

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of St. Augustine for Health SciencesLead Sponsor
5 Previous Clinical Trials
387 Total Patients Enrolled
Kristen Barta, PT, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorThe University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences

Eligibility Criteria

Age 30 - 99 · All Participants · 1 Total Inclusion Criteria

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A doctor has diagnosed you with Parkinson's disease.

Frequently Asked Questions

Am I eligible to take part in this clinical experiment?

"This clinical trial seeks 40 participants aged between 30 and 99, who have been formally diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Eligibility is contingent on a physician’s diagnosis of the neurological disorder." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Does the eligibility for this clinical trial extend to those over two decades old?

"The eligibility requirements for this trial are restricted to those aged 30-99. There are 27 studies open to individuals under 18, while 485 opportunities exist for seniors above 65 years of age." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

What is the aggregate count of participants participating in this clinical trial?

"Affirmative. According to data on, this research project, initially posted on August 1st 2022 is actively searching for participants. A total of 40 recruits are needed from one medical facility." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Are there any opportunities to participate in this study?

"Affirmative. reveals that this clinical trial is actively seeking participants; it was initially posted on August 1st 2022 and has just been updated as of June 8th 2022. 40 individuals need to be recruited at one medical centre." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.