Principles of Treatment in Parkinson

Principles of Treatment in Parkinson's Disease

Providing a balanced discussion of the relevant clinical trail data and offering expert opinion based on personal clinical experience, this timely review is an invaluable guide for the busy clinician under pressure to keep up with the latest developments.


Hardbound, 384 Pages

Published: September 2005

Imprint: Butterworth Heinemann

ISBN: 978-0-7506-5428-9


  • Section 1 Drug Therapy for Parkinson's Disease

    Chapter 1 The Use of Levodopa and COMT Inhibitors

    Chapter 2 Drug Therapy - Dopamine Agonists

    Chapter 3 Other Drug Therapy for Parkinson’s Disease

    Chapter 4 Motor Complications in Parkinson's Disease: Biochemical Aspects

    Chapter 5 Clinical Features, Pathophysiology and Management of Motor Complications in Parkinson’s Disease

    Section 2 Overview of Drug Therapy for Parkinson's Disease

    Chapter 6 Overview

    Section 3 Surgery for Parkinson's Disease

    Chapter 7 Ablative Surgery for Parkinson’s Disease

    Chapter 8 Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson’s Disease

    Chapter 9 Transplantation for Parkinson's disease

    Section 4 Overview of Surgical Parkinson's Disease

    Chapter 10 Overview

    Section 5 Non Motor Aspects of Parkinson’s Disease

    Chapter 11 Depression, Psychosis and Cognitive Dysfunction in Parkinson’s Disease

    Chapter 12 Gastrointestinal, Urological and Sleep Problems in Parkinson’s Disease

    Section 6 Neuroprotection in Parkinson's Disease

    Chapter 13 Neuroprotection in Parkinson's Disease

    Section 7 Physical Therapies in Parkinson's Disease

    Chapter 14 Physical Therapies in Parkinson's Disease

    Section 8 Future Therapies for Parkinson's Disease

    Chapter 15 Future Therapies for Parkinson's Disease


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