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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.


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Louis Roller



18 Total Rating(s)

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Wendy Somers
24 Jun 2018

Very knowledgeable presenter

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Stephen Dunk
30 May 2018


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Carmella Millett
28 May 2018

Informative but could have elaborated on many points.

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Devika Nandanimala
23 May 2018

Very useful

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Jennifer Margaret Polglase
11 May 2018

The content on this subject was imformative but the presenter was not very engaging.

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Jacob Cummins Miazek
06 May 2018


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Kushla Kennedy
06 May 2018

Interesting but speaker needed to elaborating rate further regarding physiological aspects of Parkinson’s. Nurses do not always work with such detailed information so a quick reminder is helpful.

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Jenna He
04 May 2018

This presentation empowered me with more insights of Parkinson's disease.

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Sarah fittock
22 Apr 2018

Excellent Lecturer. Very informative, would definitely recommend.

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Sonja keller
19 Apr 2018

Excellent very informative, thank you.