Anat Mirelman is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Neurology at Tel Aviv University, Director of the Laboratory for the study of Early Markers of Neurodegeneration, and Associate Director of the Center for the study of Movement, Cognition and Mobility (CMCM) at Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center. She has been investigating gait in Parkinsons disease and aging for the past 8 years, focusing on early markers of PD, on real-time neural imaging of gait using functional Near InfraRed Spectroscopy (fNIRS), and on motor-cognitive interference.
JBHI, Featured ArticlesPrediction of Freezing of Gait in Parkinson’s from Physiological Wearables: An Exploratory Study
Sinziana Mazilu, Alberto Calatroni, Eran Gazit, Anat Mirelman, Jeffrey M. Hausdorff, Gerhard Tröster
Freezing of gait (FoG) is a common and severe gait impairment among patients with advanced Parkinson’s disease. FoG is associated with falls and negatively impacts the patient’s quality of life. Wearable systems that detect FoG in real time have been... Read more
Posted on 30 OCT 2015