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Nervous System and Brain

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Signs and Symptoms: Neurologic Manifestations | Pain | Information Processing Disorders | Language Disorders | Learning Disorders | Perceptual Disorders

Central Nervous System: Brain Diseases | Brain Injury | Infections | Malformations | Spinal Cord Diseases | Spinal Cord Injury

Other Diseases and Disorders: Autoimmune Nervous System Diseases | Autonomic Nervous System Diseases | Cranial Nerve Disorders | Degenerative Nervous System Diseases | Dementias | Headache and Migraine | Motor Neuron Diseases | Movement Disorders | Peripheral Nerve Disorders | Sleep Disorders

Other Topics: General Nervous System and Brain | Anatomy | Diagnostic Procedures | Neural Transplantation | Surgery


Parkinson’s Disease

(Jump to: Coping | Genetics | Organizations | Overviews | Specific Aspects | Treatment )

Organizations
Parkinson's Disease Foundation (PDF)
National Parkinson Foundation (NPF)
Michael J. Fox Foundation


Overviews
Parkinson's Disease 101:NPF
Parkinson's Disease: Hope Through Research:NINDS
Parkinson's 101:Michael J. Fox Foundation
Parkinson's Disease:MedlinePlus


Specific Aspects of Parkinson's Disease
Overview
Symptoms:PDF
Mental and Emotional Issues
Screening and Treatment for Depresson, Dementia,and Psychosis with Parkinson Disease:AAN
Pain
Pain in Parkinson's Disease:PDF


Coping With Parkinson's Disease
Overviews
Living Well with Parkinson Disease:NPF
Activities of Daily Living: Practical Pointers for Parkinson Disease:NPF [PDF]
Caring and Coping:NPF [PDF]
Exercise
Fitness Counts:NPF [PDF]
Other Issues
Parkinson's Disease and Oral Health:Columbia University College of Dental Medicine


Treatment of Parkinson's Disease
Find a Doctor or Treatment Center
Find Resources:PDF
See also Movement Disorders, Treatment
General Treatment Information
How is Parkinson's Disease Treated? :NPF
Medical and Surgical Treatment for Motor Fluctuations and Dyskinesia in Parkinson Disease:AAN
Non-Surgical Treatment
Medications and Treatments:PDF
Surgical Treatment
Surgical Treatments:PDF
Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's Disease:NINDS
Deep Brain Stimulation:AANS
Experimental Therapies
Clincal Studies & Clinical Trials:NPF


Genetics of Parkinson's Disease
Parkinson Disease:Genetics Home Reference, NLM
Parkinson Disease Overview:GeneReviews
Parkin Type of Juvenile Parkinson Disease:GeneReviews


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