Posted on March 11, 2009 Updated on September 02, 2014Category: Newly DiagnosedResource Type: PublicationsThis fact sheet offers information and guidance on finding the right medical care when diagnosed with PD. Subjects include questions to consider when selecting a medical professional and how to... Read more
Posted on March 11, 2009 Updated on August 06, 2014Category: Support for Care Partners, Family and FriendsResource Type: PublicationsThis booklet discusses how to evaluate the feasibility of home care, how to organize financial and legal matters, and how to create support networks. Also offered in Spanish.
Posted on March 11, 2009 Updated on September 03, 2014Category: Clinical StudiesResource Type: PublicationsThis report summarizes the proceeding and findings of a roundtable discussion that explored barriers to clinical research: specifically how the Parkinson's community can improve patient trust in... Read more
Posted on March 11, 2009 Updated on April 05, 2011Category: 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... Read more
Posted on March 11, 2009 Updated on September 04, 2014Category: ExerciseResource Type: PublicationsThe booklet offers information on exercises designed specifically for people with Parkinson's disease including those that target motion, stretching and strengthening as well as hints to improve... Read more
Posted on September 04, 2014 Updated on September 04, 2014Category: Physical, Occupational and Speech TherapyResource Type: PublicationsThis booklet provides advice from PD-trained PT's about getting started with an exercise plan and offers specific exercises for motion and stretching as well as walking, moving in bed, standing... Read more
Posted on May 09, 2012 Updated on September 10, 2014Category: Unplanned HospitalizationResource Type: PublicationsThis resource includes tools and information to help a person with Parkinson's to optimally prepare for and manage a hospital stay. Kit items include a care bag, 24-page hospital action plan... Read more
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