Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-05-16
Received: 26 November 2018
Accepted: 31 March 2019
First Online: 16 May 2019
Compliance with ethical standards
: Andrea Pilotto received speaker honoraria from BioMarin Pharmaceutical, Chiesi Pharmaceuticals, Nutricia Pharmaceuticals, UCB Pharma and Zambon Pharmaceuticals. He received travel grants from AbbVie Pharmaceuticals, BioMarin Pharmaceutical, Nutricia Pharmaceuticals, Zambon Pharmaceuticals and the Italian Movement Disorder Society.Valentina Garibotto is funded by a grant from the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF 320030_169876) and from the Velux Foundation (project 1123).Silvia Morbelli acted as consultant for Eli Lilly in 2014 and for Avid Radiopharmaceuticals in 2016. She received speaker honoraria from General Electric Healthcare in 2017.Daniela Perani is funded by a grant from Fondazione Cariplo, Bando Ricerca 2014 Malattie Invecchiamento, project title “Evaluation of autonomic, genetic, imaging and biochemical markers for Parkinson-related dementia,” 2015–2017, and the EU FP7 INMIND project (FP7-HEALTH-2013, grant agreement 278,850).Alessandro Padovani is a consultant for and served on the scientific advisory board of GE Healthcare, Eli Lilly, and Actelion Ltd. Pharmaceuticals, received speaker honoraria from Nutricia, PIAM, Langstone Technology, GE Healthcare, Lilly, UCB Pharma, Zambon and Chiesi Pharmaceuticals. He is funded by a grant from the Ministry of University and Research (MURST).All other authors declare no conflicts of interest.
: All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the principles of the 1964 Declaration of Helsinki and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.
: Informed consent was obtained from all individual participants included in the study.