Diagnosing, tracking and treating neurological disorders.
The eyes are never completely still, but are constantly drifting off their target, then correcting automatically. These small involuntary movements are called “fixational eye movements,” and are classified as microsaccades, square-wave jerks, drift, and tremor. Saccadous has identified microsaccade magnitudes, velocities, duration, and intervals show patterns that can be used to identify and diagnose dementia and TBI.
SACCADOUS is partnering with SMARTaging LLC to conduct a Mild Cognative Impairment (MCI) study beginning in the spring of 2017, and are seeking volunteer participants age 65-75. [more information]