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Therapy of Parkinson's Disease

3rd Edition

Edited by Rajesh Pahwa, Kelly E. Lyons, William Koller

CRC Press

592 pages

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pub: 2004-04-19
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A comprehensive review of current tactics in the therapeutic management of Parkinson's disease, this volume offers summaries of salient research findings as well as contemporary attitudes and practical advice from field specialists. The well-timed Third Edition is expanded and topically reorganized to register trends and progress in anti-parkinsonian medications, ablative surgical options, deep brain stimulation, nonmotor symptom treatments, nonmedical strategies, and investigational therapies.


"…an impressive collection of expert opinions and reviews on all aspects of the management of patients with Parkinson's disease."

-Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry

"…a thorough review of the current state of PD treatment….recommended for any library and information center that serves medical professionals whose patients include older adults as well as research scientists interested in the study of neurogenerative diseases."


"…provides a well balanced account of the relative merits and problems of the drugs commonly used in PD…

"…this book is invaluable for the neurologist with an interest in PD…recommended."

-Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry

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Neurological Disease and Therapy

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MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Neurology