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07 January 2022: Meta-Analysis

Efficacy and Safety of Light Therapy as a Home Treatment for Motor and Non-Motor Symptoms of Parkinson Disease: A Meta-Analysis

Wenjie Sun AE , Junqiang Yan AFG* , Jiannan Wu BC , Hongxia Ma BD

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.935074

Med Sci Monit 2022; 28:e935074

Table 1 Demographic and clinical data of the included study.

Study ID (n1/n2)Age/yearsFemale/MaleHoehn & YahrUPDRS IIIESSDepressionCountry/ region
Videnovic 2017 (16/15)63.3164.078/810/52.092.324.7529.1315.8115.478.31/BDI8.27/BDIUSA/Illinois
Rutten 2016–2019 (35/37)58.965.815/2017/202.112.3820.723.9..14.7/HDRS14.5/HDRSNetherlands
Rutten 2019 (45/47)70.265.912/3217/302.182.1539.837. Netherlands /Amsterdam ii) USA /Massachusetts iii) USA/Utah
Willis 2018 (10/10)66.970.84/64/6....6.17.79BDI9.4/BDIAustralia/Victoria
Raymackers 2019 (8/8)66.568.884/46/2....12.755.55.88/HADS5.88/HADSBelgium
Overall (113/117)65.7966.2543/7054/632.132.2630.3230.9610.69.34...
UPDRS III – Unified Parkinsons Disease Rating Scale III; ESS – Epworth Sleepiness Scale; BDI – Back Depression Inventory; HDRS – Hamilton Depression Scale; HADS – Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale.

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