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The Resource Parkinson's Disease

Parkinson's Disease

Label
Parkinson's Disease
Title
Parkinson's Disease
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Subject
Summary
Recent innovations, including deep brain stimulation and new medications, have significantly improved the lives of people who have Parkinson's disease. Nevertheless, patients and families continue to face many challenges. They have long relied on this book for reliable advice about medical, emotional, and physical issues. Bringing this trusted guide up to date, three expert neurologists describe• New understandings gained by five years of additional research on Parkinson's disease• New focus on the importance of exercise• New information about imaging techniques such as SPECT Scan and DATScan that are aiding in the diagnosis• New findings about the genetics of the disease• Promising uses of new technologies such as tablet devices for people who have trouble communicating• Information about impulse control disorders caused by some drugs used to address the symptoms of the disease• A complete update on treatments such as medications, surgery, and more
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  • Weiner, William J
  • Shulman, Lisa M
  • Lang, Anthony E
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Health & Fitness
  • Medical
  • Nonfiction
Label
Parkinson's Disease
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:6c17184d-d8c0-4392-8544-f4ba024b9c7c
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781421410777
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Parkinson's Disease
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:6c17184d-d8c0-4392-8544-f4ba024b9c7c
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781421410777
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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