Ageing, Parkinson’s Disease and Medicines

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42m
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Lecture Overview

Parkinson's disease is second only to Alzheimer's in Australia as the most common age-related neurodegenerative disease, making it prevalent, as well as debilitating. Although we've come a long way from the 1817 description of the "shaking palsy", there is still no cure for Parkinson's disease. However, symptoms can be managed with pharmacological treatments. Join pharmacist Louis Roller as he explores these options.
Details
CPD42m of CPD
First Published26 November 2017
Updated26 November 2017
Expires
02 November 2018
Learning Tools
Topics
Ageing
Aged Care
Residential Aged Care
Parkinson's Disease
Medication Safety