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The shakedown on Parkinson's disease

McCARRON, KIM RN, MS

Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!:
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Abstract

Parkinson's disease can leave your patient immobile, unable to effectively communicate, and with little hope. But it doesn't have to be that way! Learn all about its signs and symptoms, treatment options, and what you can do to help your patients live with this potentially disabling disease.

In Brief

Parkinson's disease can leave your patient debilitated and feeling hopeless. Find out the latest on the available treatment options, as well as what you can do to help your patient manage the effects of this disease.

Author Information

Assistant Professor, Department of Nursing, Towson University, Towson, Md.

The author has disclosed that she has no significant relationships with or financial interest in any commercial companies that pertain to this educational activity.

© 2006 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.