Projects
Name
Use of a pen and tablet device to assist in the differential diagnosis of tremor predominant idiopathic Parkinson
University
United Kingdom (Medsin UK) - Newcastle University, Newcastle
Domain
Neurology
Departement
Medicine
Head
Professor Richard Walker
Tutor
Professor Richard Walker
Languages
English
Duration
4 weeks
Availability
Cities/Months Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Augt Sep Oct Nov Dec
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Type of Research Project
- Clinical Project without Laboratory work
What is the background of the project?
* Place for 1 student* BACKGROUND

Parkinson
What is the aim of the project?
The aim of the project is to use a pen and tablet device to assist in the differential diagnosis of tremor predominant idiopathic parkinson's.
What techniques and methods are used?
This will be a clinical project involving interaction with patients.
What is the role of the student?
What are the tasks expected to be accomplished by the student?
Tasks are not specified, however the student is encouraged to discuss with the supervisor as much as possible as to what they should be involved in
Will there be any theoretical teaching provided (preliminary readings, lectures, courses, seminars etc)
1
What is expected from the student at the end of the research exchange? What will be the general outcome of the student?
- No specific outcome is expected
What skills are required of the student? Is there any special knowledge or a certain level of studies needed?
Undergraduate medical student, preferably in their final year of study, who is bright and enthusiastic. Student must produce a report of their experience within one month of completing project. We will provide a template for this to help.
Are there any legal limitations in the student’s involvement
No
Students should participate as much as possible, within their competency.
Hours
8
Type of students accepted
This project accepts:
- Medical students
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