Parkinson’s Disease

Dr. Stewart A. Factor, DO, Dr. William Weiner, MD

Parkinson’s illness (PD) is the second commonest neurodegenerative illness on the earth. Nonetheless the one main textual content on the topic, the utterly revised and up to date second version of Parkinson’s Illness: Prognosis and Scientific Administration comes at a time when specialists have made vital advances in our understanding of the etiology, pathogenesis, investigation, and administration of Parkinson’s illness.

The guide consists of 23 utterly new chapters, and has up to date info on:

  • Genetics
  • Pathology
  • Biomarkers
  • Pathogenesis
  • Impulse management issues in Parkinson’s illness
  • Up to date end result measures
  • Complementary and various drugs for the therapy of Parkinson’s illness

Collectively the chapters kind a complete overview of the various points dealing with PD physicians as we speak. Lucid and simply readable from starting to finish, every chapter may additionally stand by itself as a scholarly overview of the person topic. Every one is concisely written and closely referenced for this function.

The second version of Parkinson’s Illness: Prognosis and Scientific Administration gives a state-of-the-art overview of the place we have been, the place we at the moment are, and the place we’re moving into treating this illness.