This research protocol evaluates the utility of a hand-held nebulizer for detecting cough and swallowing dysfunction in people with PD. The study will only require 1 visit to our lab.
To participate, individuals must meet the following criteria:
- Have a diagnosis of PD
- Be between the ages of 50 and 85 years
- Not have a history of smoking in the last 5 years
- Not have a history of respiratory disease (i.e. asthma, COPD)