Published on in Vol 20, No 3 (2018): March

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/9462, first published .
Detecting Motor Impairment in Early Parkinson’s Disease via Natural Typing Interaction With Keyboards: Validation of the neuroQWERTY Approach in an Uncontrolled At-Home Setting

Detecting Motor Impairment in Early Parkinson’s Disease via Natural Typing Interaction With Keyboards: Validation of the neuroQWERTY Approach in an Uncontrolled At-Home Setting

Detecting Motor Impairment in Early Parkinson’s Disease via Natural Typing Interaction With Keyboards: Validation of the neuroQWERTY Approach in an Uncontrolled At-Home Setting

Teresa Arroyo-Gallego 1, 2, 3, 4, MSc;  María J Ledesma-Carbayo 2, 4, PhD;  Ian Butterworth 5, MSc;  Michele Matarazzo 6, 7, 8, 9, MD;  Paloma Montero-Escribano 10, MD;  Verónica Puertas-Martín 7, PhD;  Martha L Gray 1, 5, PhD;  Luca Giancardo 5, 11*, PhD;  Álvaro Sánchez-Ferro 5, 7, 8, 9, 12*, MD, PhD

1 Institute for Medical Engineering and Science , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, US

2 Biomedical Image Technologies , Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid , ES

3 nQ Medical Inc , Cambridge, MA, US

4 Biomedical Research Networking Centre thematic area of Bioengineering, Biomaterials and Nanomedicine , Madrid , ES

5 Research Laboratory of Electronics , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, US

6 Pacific Parkinson’s Research Centre , The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, CA

7 Neurology Department , Instituto de Investigación del Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid , ES

8 Enfermedades Neurodegenerativas , Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red, Madrid , ES

9 Centro Integral de Neurociencias A.C., Hospital Universitario HM Puerta del Sur , Móstoles , ES

10 Movement Disorders Unit , Hospital Clínico San Carlos, Madrid , ES

11 Center for Precision Health, School of Biomedical Informatics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, US

12 Medical School , CEU-San Pablo University, Madrid , ES

*these authors contributed equally

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