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Advanced Stage Symptoms


Late stage PD is differentiated by the emergence of symptoms non-responsive to dopaminergic medicine. Late stage can also include the motor complications described in Mid-Stage (motor fluctuations a…
March 02, 2014

Mid Stage Treatment


On-Off flucutations Treatment of motor flucutations requires additional medication with the goal of Reducing off time Increasing on time Levodopa ¬†dosing strength can be increased, the num…
February 21, 2014

Mid Stage Symptoms


Mid stage PD is marked by motor complications. Medications are still effective but no longer control symptoms smoothly throughout the day. ¬† Motor complications described below are divided into two…
February 21, 2014

Life Planning


Long term care planning unlike other action items, includes planning for the worst case scenario and preparing for end of life. Although this may seem far off, being proactive and discussing the possi…
February 21, 2014

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