UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology


Vision in Parkinson's Research Study Gives participant ‘A New Perspective on Life’

28 January 2020

“Research gives me a view that I can trust rather than just my own. I may not recognise something because I’m getting on with life. It helped give me a perspective of life and where I’m heading.”

vision in Parkinson's research study

Nigel Coleman, 56, has described how volunteering to participate in the "Vision In Parkinson’s Study" has given him a new perspective on living with the disease.

Nigel, an Environmental Safety Manager, was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in February 2018 and since then he has been involved in clinical research studies, patient groups and events to get a better understanding of the condition.

Read the full story on NIHR local Clinical Research Networks news.