Diagnosis and Management of Parkinson s Disease

Diagnosis and Management of Parkinson s Disease
Author: Cheryl H. Waters
Publsiher: Professional Communications
Total Pages: 288
Release: 2008-11
ISBN: 1932610456
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Diagnosis and Management of Parkinson s Disease Book Excerpt:

Provides the clinician with the concepts involved in effective management of Parkinson's disease. The diagnosis of PD is reviewed, as well as differential diagnosis. Pharmacologic management is the main focus of the book with detailed information on the efficacy of available drug therapies. Management of complications of PD and their therapy and surgical treatment options are reviewed.

Parkinson s Disease

Parkinson s Disease
Author: Dr. Stewart A. Factor, DO,Dr. William Weiner, MD
Publsiher: Demos Medical Publishing
Total Pages: 1024
Release: 2007-12-15
ISBN: 9781934559871
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Parkinson s Disease Book Excerpt:

Parkinson's disease (PD) is the second most common neurodegenerative disease in the world. Still the only major text on the subject, the completely revised and updated second edition of Parkinson's Disease: Diagnosis and Clinical Management comes at a time when specialists have made important advances in our understanding of the etiology, pathogenesis, investigation, and management of Parkinson's disease. The book includes 23 completely new chapters, and has updated information on: Genetics Pathology Biomarkers Pathogenesis Impulse control disorders in Parkinson's disease Updated outcome measures Complementary and alternative medicine for the treatment of Parkinson's disease Together the chapters form a comprehensive review of the many issues facing PD physicians today. Lucid and easily readable from beginning to end, each chapter may also stand on its own as a scholarly review of the individual subject. Each one is concisely written and heavily referenced for this purpose. The second edition of Parkinson's Disease: Diagnosis and Clinical Management provides a state-of-the-art review of where we've been, where we are now, and where we are going in treating this disease.

Parkinson s Disease and Syndrome

Parkinson s Disease and Syndrome
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 44
Release: 1975
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Parkinson's disease
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Parkinson s Disease

Parkinson s Disease
Author: National Collaborating Centre for Chronic Conditions (Great Britain)
Publsiher: Royal College of Physicians
Total Pages: 237
Release: 2006
ISBN: 1860162835
Category: Parkinson's disease
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Parkinson s disease

Parkinson s disease
Author: National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (Great Britain)
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 15
Release: 2006
ISBN: 9781846292248
Category: Parkinson's disease
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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A Practical Guide to Parkinson s Disease

A Practical Guide to Parkinson s Disease
Author: Alexandra Armitage
Publsiher: Springer Publishing Company
Total Pages: 338
Release: 2017-01-12
ISBN: 9780826144027
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Practical Guide to Parkinson s Disease Book Excerpt:

Knowledge at-a-glance on all aspects of Parkinson's and related syndromes The only resource of its kind, this is a concise yet comprehensive overview of Parkinson's disease and related syndromes written for PAs, medical students, case managers, and nurse practitioners in primary care and neurology settings. In an easy-to-read approach, it encompasses diagnosis, treatment, and ongoing management of the Parkinsonian patient along with abundant patient education and caregiver resources. The guide also addresses the unique considerations, treatment requirements, challenges, and prognoses for each of the Parkinson syndromes. The resource presents a brief overview of the anatomy and physiology of Parkinson's disease including the different types of Parkinsonian syndromes, assessment, and state-of-the-art diagnostic tools. It addresses measurement tools and disease progression for both motor and non-motor symptoms. Treatment options include the most current FDA-approved treatments with expert clinical commentary. Illustrations and diagrammatic representations of concepts, along with call-out boxes presenting key author insight, enhance the "information-at-a-glance" focus of the guide. Resources for patient and family offer relief from the burden of care-giving. Key Features: Offers comprehensive yet pithy coverage of Parkinson's disease in bulleted, quick-reference format for busy practitioners Covers the unique considerations of Parkinson-plus syndromes Includes illustrations, diagrams, and tables to quickly reinforce concepts Provides call-out boxes with key author insights Presents valuable resources for patient and family

Parkinson s Disease

Parkinson s Disease
Author: Dr. Stewart Factor, DO,Dr. William Weiner, MD
Publsiher: Demos Medical
Total Pages: 819
Release: 2007-12-15
ISBN: 9781933864006
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Parkinson s Disease Book Excerpt:

Parkinson's disease (PD) is the second most common neurodegenerative disease in the world. Still the only major text on the subject, the completely revised and updated second edition of Parkinson's Disease: Diagnosis and Clinical Management comes at a time when specialists have made important advances in our understanding of the etiology, pathogenesis, investigation, and management of Parkinson's disease. The book includes 23 completely new chapters, and has updated information on: Genetics Pathology Biomarkers Pathogenesis Impulse control disorders in Parkinson's disease Updated outcome measures Complementary and alternative medicine for the treatment of Parkinson's disease Together the chapters form a comprehensive review of the many issues facing PD physicians today. Lucid and easily readable from beginning to end, each chapter may also stand on its own as a scholarly review of the individual subject. Each one is concisely written and heavily referenced for this purpose. The second edition of Parkinson's Disease: Diagnosis and Clinical Management provides a state-of-the-art review of where we've been, where we are now, and where we are going in treating this disease. "

Diagnosis and Management in Parkinson s Disease

Diagnosis and Management in Parkinson s Disease
Author: Colin R. Martin,Victor R. Preedy
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 782
Release: 2020-08-13
ISBN: 0128159472
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Diagnosis and Management in Parkinson s Disease Book Excerpt:

Diagnosis and Management in Parkinson's Disease: The Neuroscience of Parkinson’s, Volume 1 provides a single source of material covering different scientific domains of neuropathology underlying this condition. The book covers a wide range of subjects and unravels the complex relationships between genetics, molecular biology, pharmaceutical chemistry, neurobiology, imaging, assessments, and treatment regimens. It fills a much-needed gap as a "one-stop" synopsis of everything concerning the neurology and neuroscience related to Parkinson’s disease, from chemicals and cells to individuals. The book is an invaluable resource for neuroscientists, neurologists, and anyone in the field. Offers the most comprehensive coverage of a broad range of topics related to Parkinson's disease Serves as a foundational collection for neuroscientists and neurologists on the biology of disease and brain dysfunction Contains in each chapter an abstract, key facts, mini dictionary of terms, and summary points to aid in understanding Features preclinical and clinical studies to help researchers map out key areas for research and further clinical recommendations Serves as a "one-stop" source for everything you need to know about Parkinson’s disease

Parkinson s Disease

Parkinson s Disease
Author: Andrew Lees,Jeremy R. Playfer
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 57
Release: 2006
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Parkinson's disease
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Parkinson s Disease Book Excerpt:

A Practical Guide to Parkinson s Disease

A Practical Guide to Parkinson   s Disease
Author: Alexandra Armitage, MS, CNL, APRN
Publsiher: Springer Publishing Company
Total Pages: 338
Release: 2017-11-28
ISBN: 0826144039
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Practical Guide to Parkinson s Disease Book Excerpt:

Knowledge at-a-glance on all aspects of Parkinson's and related syndromes The only resource of its kind, this is a concise yet comprehensive overview of Parkinson's disease and related syndromes written for PAs, medical students, case managers, and nurse practitioners in primary care and neurology settings. In an easy-to-read approach, it encompasses diagnosis, treatment, and ongoing management of the Parkinsonian patient along with abundant patient education and caregiver resources. The guide also addresses the unique considerations, treatment requirements, challenges, and prognoses for each of the Parkinson syndromes. The resource presents a brief overview of the anatomy and physiology of Parkinson's disease including the different types of Parkinsonian syndromes, assessment, and state-of-the-art diagnostic tools. It addresses measurement tools and disease progression for both motor and non-motor symptoms. Treatment options include the most current FDA-approved treatments with expert clinical commentary. Illustrations and diagrammatic representations of concepts, along with call-out boxes presenting key author insight, enhance the “information-at-a-glance” focus of the guide. Resources for patient and family offer relief from the burden of care-giving. Key Features: Offers comprehensive yet pithy coverage of Parkinson's disease in bulleted, quick-reference format for busy practitioners Covers the unique considerations of Parkinson-plus syndromes Includes illustrations, diagrams, and tables to quickly reinforce concepts Provides call-out boxes with key author insights Presents valuable resources for patient and family

Parkinson s Disease An Interdisciplinary Guide to Management

Parkinson   s Disease  An Interdisciplinary Guide to Management
Author: Fiona Lindop,Rob Skelly
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 368
Release: 2021-11-17
ISBN: 0702082627
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Parkinson s Disease An Interdisciplinary Guide to Management Book Excerpt:

Evidence shows that a multidisciplinary approach to Parkinson’s care provides better patient outcomes and is more cost effective. This new title provides a practical guide to this approach, with the perspective of the person living with Parkinson’s firmly at its core. Written by experts in their field and firmly grounded in up-to-date evidence, Parkinson’s Disease: A Multidisciplinary Guide to Management addresses multidisciplinary intervention through the various stages of disease, rather than by discipline. It covers all aspects of care, from pharmacological management to non-drug interventions that are helpful for Parkinson’s symptoms. This book is unique in its holistic approach to the patient and their family, and will help all members of the team to implement a biopsychosocial model of health that puts the person with Parkinson’s at the centre of care. Clinician-led content provides perspectives of different members of the interdisciplinary team, including medics, nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and psychologists Includes practical advice and top tips enhance management of common problems Includes best practice for Parkinson’s as well as Atypical Parkinsonian Syndromes - Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Corticobasal Syndrome and Multiple System Atrophy Includes management of falls and bone health, palliative care, management of inpatients Provides practical advice on delivering services remotely by telephone or video

Quick reference guide

Quick reference guide
Author: National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2006
ISBN: 9781846292248
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Handbook of Parkinson s Disease

Handbook of Parkinson s Disease
Author: Rajesh Pahwa,Kelly E. Lyons
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 624
Release: 2003-03-25
ISBN: 0203912160
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Handbook of Parkinson s Disease Book Excerpt:

The third edition of this reference has new and fully updated chapters that feature discoveries and breakthroughs in the diagnosis and management of Parkinson's disease.

From Diagnosis to Management of Parkinson s Disease

From Diagnosis to Management of Parkinson s Disease
Author: Orion Pharma
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 35
Release: 2009
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Contemporary Diagnosis and Management of Parkinson s Disease

Contemporary Diagnosis and Management of Parkinson s Disease
Author: Kathleen M. Shannon
Publsiher: Assocs in Medical Marketing Company Incorporated
Total Pages: 180
Release: 2007
ISBN: 1884065724
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Parkinson s Disease and Parkinsonism in the Elderly

Parkinson s Disease and Parkinsonism in the Elderly
Author: Jolyon Meara,William C. Koller
Publsiher: Cambridge University Press
Total Pages: 251
Release: 2000-05-25
ISBN: 0521628849
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Parkinson s Disease and Parkinsonism in the Elderly Book Excerpt:

This book covers the clinical features, diagnosis and management of Parkinson's disease in elderly people.

A Practical Approach to Movement Disorders

A Practical Approach to Movement Disorders
Author: Hubert H. Fernandez, MD,Benjamin Lee Walter, MD,Taylor Rush, PhD,Anwar Ahmed, MD
Publsiher: Springer Publishing Company
Total Pages: 440
Release: 2021-08-04
ISBN: 0826146597
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Practical Approach to Movement Disorders Book Excerpt:

Revised Third Edition of the practical yet authoritative guide to diagnosis and treatment of movement disorders. Written in an expanded outline format, this book is packed with flow charts, algorithms, and tables to provide quick access to point-of-care information. Easy-to-read and thoroughly up-to-date, this new edition includes the latest diagnostic and treatment protocols, recent FDA-approved drugs, and non-pharmacological therapies. With coverage of all major disease categories, this essential handbook belongs in the pocket of any clinician who suspects a movement disorder in a patient. The book is organized by medical, behavioral, surgical, and non-pharmacological treatment approaches to movement disorders. Opening chapters walk the practitioner through clinical presentation, diagnosis, and work-up of common and uncommon disorders, sleep-related movement disorders, eye and vestibular function, including pediatric issues. Behavioral and psychiatric complications for Parkinson disease, Huntington disease, and Tourette syndrome follow, with a fully reconfigured chapter on functional movement disorders, incorporating changes in classification and treatment approach. Expanded chapters on surgical devices and indications address deep brain stimulation surgery; lesioning, shunts, and pumps; post-operative care; and neuropsychological, social, and ethical issues. The final section on non-pharmacological approaches covers physical and occupational therapy, speech and swallowing therapy, nutrition, and palliative care. Key Features: Thoroughly revised and updated third edition of popular practical resource for busy clinicians Incorporates most recent evidence for the pharmacological, behavioral, surgical, and non-pharmacological treatment of the full spectrum of movement disorders Expanded bullet-point outline format for quick access to essential information Loaded with illustrative flow charts, algorithms, and tables outlining drug dosing, side effects, and other therapeutic treatments

From Diagnosis to Management of Parkinson s Disease

From Diagnosis to Management of Parkinson s Disease
Author: Michael Wainwright,Helena Nordlung
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 32
Release: 2008
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Handbook of Parkinson s Disease Third Edition

Handbook of Parkinson s Disease  Third Edition
Author: Rajesh Pahwa,Kelly E. Lyons
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 624
Release: 2003-03-25
ISBN: 9780824742423
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Handbook of Parkinson s Disease Third Edition Book Excerpt:

The third edition of this reference has new and fully updated chapters that feature discoveries and breakthroughs in the diagnosis and management of Parkinson's disease.

From Diagnosis to Management of Parkinson s Disease

From Diagnosis to Management of Parkinson s Disease
Author: Orion Pharma
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 28
Release: 2006
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

From Diagnosis to Management of Parkinson s Disease Book Excerpt: