Main Outcome Measures
List of Abbreviations:FTSTS (Five Times Sit-to-Stand), H&Y (Hoehn and Yahr), PD (Parkinson's disease), PDQ-39 (39-item Parkinson's Disease Questionnaire), QOL (quality of life), UPDRS (Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale)
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Clinical Trial Registration No.: CEIC 2011/343.
In-press corrected proof published online on May 15, 2012, at www.archives-pmr.org.