The Role of Visual Attention in the Driving Safety of Parkinson’s Disease Patients
Project Title: The Role of Visual Attention in the Driving Safety of Parkinson’s Disease Patients
Principal Investigator: Dr. Sherrilene Classen
Direct Cost: $239,188.39
Source: National Parkinson Foundation
Start and End Dates: 07/01/2010 – 12/31/2012
Goal: To determine whether the Useful Field of View® (UFOV) shows homogeneous impairment among PD drivers, compared to healthy age-matched controls, as a consistent predictor of driving safety risk.