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risk management
risk management
02/17/2022
Prior studies have shown an inverse relationship between some cardiovascular disease risk factors and the risk of Parkinson disease. To better understand the relationship between Parkinson disease,...
02/17/2022
Treatment
Treatment
11/18/2021
The American Academy of Neurology has released new recommendations on the use of dopaminergic medications for early Parkinson disease.
11/18/2021
Parkinson Disease
Parkinson Disease
06/09/2021
In a recent study, researchers investigated the relationship between various forms of osteoarthritis and the risk of developing Parkinson disease.
06/09/2021

Interactive Features

Neurology
Neurology
10/14/2019
There has been recent discussion about the association between the peripheral nervous system and neurodegenerative disorders. Do you think the peripheral nervous system is where PD begins?
10/14/2019
Parkinson Disease
Parkinson Disease
09/20/2019
Do you think patients with Parkinson disease should be treated starting in the premotor phase? Let us know by taking our poll.
09/20/2019
Parkinson Disease
Parkinson Disease
04/29/2019
April is Parkinson Disease Awareness Month. To better understand this movement disorder, take our quiz based on facts from the National Institutes of Health.
04/29/2019
Parkinson Disease
Parkinson Disease
11/06/2018
Before taking this quiz, be sure to listen to our podcast with Dr Marcel Daadi
11/06/2018
Parkinson Disease
Parkinson Disease
04/18/2018

Clinical Insights

Tremor
Tremor
07/28/2020
A new review indicates that newer, advanced MRI technology can serve as a “promising alternative” to subjective landmark-based methods for transcranial high intensity focused ultrasound targeting. Neurology...
07/28/2020
Parkinson Disease
Parkinson Disease
06/22/2020
New findings suggest that α-synuclein reactive T cells may be present years before the diagnosis of motor Parkinson disease. Neurology Consultant discussed these findings further with study author David...
06/22/2020
Parkinson Disease
Allison Willis, MD, MS
Parkinson Disease
08/21/2019
Allison Willis, MD, discusses efforts to address the "female paradox of Parkinson disease."
08/21/2019
Blood tests
Blood tests
04/25/2019
Gal Bitan, PhD, from UCLA, answers our questions about his research on a potential blood test for diagnosing PD, which can also distinguish between PD and multiple system atrophy.
04/25/2019
Geriatrics
Marcel Daadi
Geriatrics
01/11/2019
Marcel Daadi, PhD, from Texas Biomedical Research Institute, talks about his life-long research into dopaminergic neurons for treating Parkinson disease and whether it is possible to replenish dopamine loss...
01/11/2019