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‘World-first’ in wearable tech could revolutionise Parkinson’s treatment



Researchers at the University of Bristol will use wearable tech to measure symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease to determine the effectivity of a new drug or treatment in clinical trials.

The Transforming the Objective Real-world measUrement of Symptoms (TORUS) project, has received £6 million in funding from the Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council to create the capability to monitor patients many times every day autonomously, continuously, objectively in their own home and for months at a time.

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