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Title Parkinson's disease : improving patient care / edited by Jason S. Hawley, Melissa J. Armstrong, William J. Weiner.

Publication Info. Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2014]

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Description 1 online resource (xi, 107 pages) : illustrations.
Series Oxford American neurology library
Oxford American neurology library.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents What is Parkinson's disease? / Jason S. Hawley -- Diagnosing Parkinson's disease / Binit D. Shah -- Atypical Parkinsonian disorders and other mimics of Parkinson's disease / Melissa J. Armstrong -- Natural history of Parkinson's disease / Jason S. Hawley -- Medical and non-medical management of early Parkinson's disease / Glen A. Cook and Jason S. Hawley -- Motor fluctuations: what are they and how do you treat them? / Kevin Cannard -- Non-motor complications in Parkinson's disease / Barbara Connolly and Connie Marras -- The follow-up visit / Stephen G. Reich -- When to consider deep brain stimulation, and how to approach it / Kevin Cannard -- Common challenges and complications in the inpatient setting / Michael J. Soileau and Kelvin L. Chou -- Management of late complications of Parkinson's disease / Janis Miyasaki and Jennifer Singerman -- The role of the non-neurologist / Jason S. Hawley.
Summary Part of the Oxford American Neurology Library, Parkinson's Disease: Improving Patient Care is a clinically-focused text for healthcare professionals involved in the everyday management of Parkinson's disease patients. Primary care physicians, general neurologists, medical trainees, and ancillary therapists including mental health professionals, speech therapists, and physical therapists will all find helpful information regarding caring for patients with Parkinson's disease. The easily readable text provides information on the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease and everyday management of patient.
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Subject Parkinson's disease -- Treatment.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Hawley, Jason S., editor.
Armstrong, Melissa J., editor.
Weiner, William J., editor.
Added Title Parkinson's disease (Hawley)
Other Form: Print version: Parkinson's disease (Hawley). Parkinson's disease 9780199997879 (DLC) 2013029039 (OCoLC)853436423
ISBN 9780199997886 (electronic bk.)
0199997888 (electronic bk.)