International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science(IJITCS)

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IJITCS Vol.9, No.12, Dec. 2017

A Study on the Diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease using Digitized Wacom Graphics Tablet Dataset

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Kemal Akyol

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Parkinson disease;digitized Wacom graphics tablet;Static Spiral Test;Dynamic Spiral Test;Stability Test on Certain Point


Parkinson Disease is a neurological disorder, which is one of the most painful, dangerous and non-curable diseases, which occurs at older ages. The Static Spiral Test, Dynamic Spiral Test and Stability Test on Certain Point records were used in the application which was developed for the diagnosis of this disease. These datasets were divided into 80-20% training and testing data respectively within the framework of 10-fold cross validation technique. Training data as the input data were sent to the Random Forest, Logistic Regression and Artificial Neural Networks classifier algorithms. After this step, performances of these classifier algorithms were evaluated on testing data. Also, new data analysis was carried out. According to the results obtained, Artificial Neural Networks is more successful than Random Forest and Logistic Regression algorithms in analysis of new data.

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Kemal Akyol, "A Study on the Diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease using Digitized Wacom Graphics Tablet Dataset", International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science(IJITCS), Vol.9, No.12, pp.45-51, 2017. DOI: 10.5815/ijitcs.2017.12.06


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