Parkinson's Disease: A Guide to Medical Treatment by Michael CarranzaParkinson's Disease: A Guide to Medical Treatment by Michael Carranza

Parkinson's Disease: A Guide to Medical Treatment

byMichael Carranza, Madeline R. SnyderContribution byTheresa A. Zesiewicz Theresa A.

Paperback | July 18, 2013

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In Parkinson’s disease, the past half-century of research has brought many fascinating advances in treatment.

Proper identification and treatment of both motor and non-motor symptoms lead to a better overall quality of life, reducing stress incurred by both patient and caregiver.

This book provides a comprehensive description of current treatment options for patients with Parkinson’s disease. The text concludes with a section of FAQs, born from the experience of the authors with patients and their families.

Theresa A. Zesiewicz, MD FAAN is a Professor of Neurology and the Director of the Frances J. Zesiewicz Center and Foundation for Parkinson's Disease at University of South Florida in Tampa. Dr. Zesiewicz has authored over 100 peer reviewed articles on Movement Disorders, and books on Parkinson's disease. She dedicates her research to t...
Title:Parkinson's Disease: A Guide to Medical TreatmentFormat:PaperbackDimensions:354 pages, 6.75 × 4.75 × 0.79 inPublished:July 18, 2013Publisher:Seed Medical PublishersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:8897419410

ISBN - 13:9788897419419

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Table of Contents

Epidemiology, diagnosis and pathophysiology of Parkinson's diseasePharmacology of treatments for Parkinson's disease motor symptomsMedical management of motor symptoms of Parkinson's diseaseTreatment of neuropsychiatric symptoms in PDClinical treatment of dysautonomia in PDClinical treatment of sleep disorders in PDClinical treatment of non-motor symptoms, sensory abnormalities and fatiguePatient Q&A: 25 questions about PD and the clinical management of its motor and non-motor symptoms