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Parkinson’s Disease
Volume 2013, Article ID 583278, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/583278
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Short- and Long-Term Efficacy of Intensive Rehabilitation Treatment on Balance and Gait in Parkinsonian Patients: A Preliminary Study with a 1-Year Followup

1Department of Parkinson Disease Rehabilitation, “Moriggia-Pelascini” Hospital, Via Pelascini 3, 22015 Gravedona ed Uniti (CO), Italy
2Fondazione Europea Ricerca Biomedica FERB, “S.Isidoro” Hospital, Via Ospedale 34, 24069 Trescore Balneario, Italy
3Department of Neurorehabilitation, Scientific Institute of Montescano, S. Maugeri Foundation IRCCS, Via per Montescano 31, 27040 Montescano, Italy
4Department of Neurology, Tradate Hospital, Piazzale Zaniboni 1, 21049 Tradate, Italy
5Parkinson Institute, Istituti Clinici di Perfezionamento, Via Bignami 3, 20100 Milano, Italy
6Department of Biomedical Engineering, Scientific Institute of Montescano, S. Maugeri Foundation IRCCS, Via per Montescano 31, 27040 Montescano, Italy

Received 25 January 2013; Revised 26 March 2013; Accepted 5 April 2013

Academic Editor: Terry Ellis

Copyright © 2013 Giuseppe Frazzitta et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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