Boston University faculty present research at this year’s Annual American Academy of Neurology meeting.
Dr. Kesha Wilford presented a poster titled "Screening for orthostatic
hypotension in patients with Parkinson’s disease may help to decrease
morbidity and mortality: database analysis from an acute rehabilitation
facility" this April at the 2009 Annual American Academy of Neurology
meeting. Additional authors were: Alissa Leonard, PT; Terry Ellis, PT,
PhD; Joy DePiero, MD; Douglas Katz, MD; Anna Hohler, MD. The research
was conducted in collaboration between Boston University School of
Medicine, Boston Medical Center, and the Braintree Rehabilitation
The poster will also be presented at the Annual International Movement
Disorders conference in Paris June 2009.