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Parkinson's Disease - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128097144, 9780128098509

Parkinson's Disease, Volume 132

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Kailash Bhatia K Ray Chaudhuri Maria Stamelou
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128097144
eBook ISBN: 9780128098509
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 26th May 2017
Page Count: 540
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Table of Contents

1. Hallmarks of Clinical Aspects of Parkinson’s Disease Through Centuries
K.B. Bhattacharyya
2. The Motor Syndrome of Parkinson Disease
Roberto Erro and Maria Stamelou
3. The Nonmotor Features of Parkinson’s Disease
Nataliya Titova, Mubasher A. Qamar and K. Ray Chaudhuri
4. The New Diagnostic Criteria for Parkinson's Disease
Ronald B. Postuma and Daniela Berg
5. Advances in the Clinical Differential Diagnosis
Sebastian R. Schreglmann, Kailash P. Bhatia and Maria Stamelou
6. Clinical Assessments in Parkinson’s Disease: Scales and Monitoring
Roongroj Bhidayasiri and Pablo Martinez-Martin
7. Biomarkers of Parkinson’s Disease: An Introduction
Nataliya Titova, Mubasher A. Qamar and K. Ray Chaudhuri
8. Genetics of Parkinson’s Disease: Genotype-Phenotype Correlations
Christos Koros, Athina Simitsi and Leonidas Stefanis
9. Imaging in Parkinson’s Disease
Marios Politis, Gennaro Pagano and Flavia Niccolini
10. Cerebrospinal Fluid Biomarkers of Cognitive Decline in Parkinson’s Disease
Iskandar Johar, Brit Mollenhauer and Dag Aarsland
11. Hallmarks of Treatment Aspects: Parkinson’s Disease Throughout Centuries Including L-Dopa
Hee J. Kim, Beom S. Jeon and Peter Jenner
12. Treatment Strategies in Early Parkinson’s Disease
Luca Marsili, Roberto Marconi and Carlo Colosimo
13. Treatment of Nonmotor Symptoms in Parkinson’s Disease
Anna Sauerbier, Ilaria Cova, Miguel Rosa-Grilo, Raquel N. Taddei, Laurie K. Mischley and K. Ray Chaudhuri
14. Treatment of Older Parkinson’s Disease
Abhishek Lenka, C. Padmakumar and Pramod K. Pal
15. New Symptomatic Treatments for the Management of Motor and Non-Motor Symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease
Raquel N. Taddei, Federica Spinnato and Peter Jenner
16. Device-Aided Treatment Strategies in Advanced Parkinson’s Disease
Jonathan Timpka, Bianca Nitu, Veronika Datieva, Per Odin and Angelo Antonini
17. Palliative Care for Patients and Families With Parkinson’s Disease
R. Bouça-Machado, Nataliya Titova, K. Ray Chaudhuri, B.R. Bloem and J.J. Ferreira
18. Multidisciplinary Care in Parkinson’s Disease
Mubasher A. Qamar, Grace Harington, Sally Trump, Julia Johnson, Fiona Roberts and Emily Frost


Parkinson's Disease, Volume 132 addresses new developments in the F33 study of this disease, highlighting how the lives of people with Parkinson’s have undergone dramatic changes in the last decade. New to this edition are chapters on the Hallmarks of clinical aspects PD throughout centuries, The motor syndrome of Parkinson disease, The non-motor features of Parkinson’s disease, The New Diagnostic Criteria for Parkinson's disease, Advances in the Clinical Differential diagnosis, Clinical assessments in PD : Scales and monitoring, Biomarkers of Parkinson’s disease: an Introduction, and the Genetics of Parkinson’s Disease: Genotype-Phenotype Correlations.

The topics discussed in this comprehensive series provide a clearer understanding of the prodromal stage, genetics, strategies, routes of treatment, and development of non-dopaminergic therapies in Parkinson's Disease, both medical and surgical.

Key Features

  • Contains cutting-edge developments in the field
  • Presents both motor and non-motor coverage


Neurologists, Medical Students, Allied Health Specialists, Geriatricians, Pharma Industry


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About the Serial Volume Editors

Kailash Bhatia

Kailash Bhatia

Professor Bhatia is the Professor of Clinical Neurology at University College London

Affiliations and Expertise

University College London, U.K

K Ray Chaudhuri

K Ray Chaudhuri

Professor K Ray Chaudhuri is the Clinical Director of the National Parkinson Foundation International Centre of Excellence at King’s College and Kings College Hospital London, Lead of the King’s Neuroscience Research and Development unit and Chairman of the Movement Disorders Society Non-motor Study Group at Denmark Hill Campus in London. Professor Ray Chaudhuri also sits on the Nervous Systems Committee of the UK Department of Health, National Institute of Health Research, and serves as a member of the Scientific Programme Committee of the International Parkinson’s and Movement Disorders Society. In addition, he serves as a member of clinical advisory groups to Parkinson’s UK and the European Parkinson’s Disease Association. Having published over 350 papers and co-edited 4 books on PD and restless legs syndrome, Professor Ray Chaudhuri currently serves on the editorial board of numerous international journals including Basal Ganglia, the Journal of Parkinson’s Disease and is the editor in chief of the newly launched Nature Parkinson’s Journal. Professor K Ray Chaudhuri has particular expertise in non-motor aspects of PD focused on subtyping, sleep and pain.

Affiliations and Expertise

National Parkinson Foundation International Centre of Excellence, Kings College and Kings College Hospital, London, UK

Maria Stamelou

Maria Stamelou

Maria Stamelou is Professor of Neurology at Philipps University, Marburg, Germany and Head of Parkinson's disease and Movement Disorders Department at HYGEIA Hospital in Athens,Greece

Affiliations and Expertise

HYGEIA Hospital, Athens, Greece; Aiginiteion Hospital, University of Athens, Greece; Philipps University, Marburg, Germany.