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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on September 02, 2014
Category: Non-Motor Symptoms and Complications of ParkinsonísResource Type: PublicationsThis fact sheet, written by a PD expert, offers information about the nonmotor symptoms and pathological elements that are sometimes overlooked in some definitions of Parkinson's. Subjects...
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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on September 03, 2014
Category: MedicationsResource Type: PublicationsThis article explores medications that control the symptoms of Parkinson's and explains the six categories of drugs used in the pharmacological management of PD.
Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on September 03, 2014
Category: MedicationsResource Type: PublicationsThis booklet discusses the medications used to treat Parkinson disease including their side effects, indications and dosing. Additionally, the role of clinical trials and complementary medicine...
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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on September 03, 2014
Category: MedicationsResource Type: PublicationsThis downloadable publication lists the generic name, trade name, mode of action and common side effects of medications approved for the treatment of PD in the US as of May 2010.
Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on September 03, 2014
Category: MedicationsResource Type: PublicationsThis fact sheet offers an up-to-date overview of the current medications approved to treat PD. The chart also includes information on how the drugs work, each drug class and the more commonly...
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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on September 03, 2014
Category: Surgical TreatmentsResource Type: PublicationsThis booklet offers a detailed description of deep brain stimulation (DBS), including pre- and post-surgical care, the pros and cons of surgery and the ideal candidate for the procedure.
Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on September 03, 2014
Category: Physical, Occupational and Speech TherapyResource Type: PublicationsThis booklet offers suggestions for maintaining independence in, and use of adaptive aides for, bathing, dressing, sleeping, eating, toileting and mobility. This resource includes helpful tips...
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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on April 05, 2011
Category: Physical, Occupational and Speech TherapyResource Type: PublicationsThis booklet addresses daily activities including bathing, grooming, dressing, preparing food and eating, caring for the home, as well as walking and general mobility. There is also information...
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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on September 04, 2014
Category: Physical, Occupational and Speech TherapyResource Type: PublicationsThis booklet provides information on speech, voice and swallowing functions related to PD. Information about the signs, symptoms, evaluations and treatment procedures are discussed. Strategies...
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Posted on March 11, 2009
Updated on September 04, 2014
Category: Physical, Occupational and Speech TherapyResource Type: PublicationsThis booklet offers self-assessment tools for speech and swallowing, as well as tips for addressing problem areas. It also describes the role of a speech language pathologist in Parkinson's care....
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