About this Course
Gain a better understanding of Parkinson's Disease.
For primary care clinical staff who would like to gain a better understanding of Parkinson's Disease (PD), its management throughout the various stages and treatment modalities.
At the end of this module, you'll understand the basic pathophysiology of Parkinson’s, the progressive stages of the condition, risk factors, how differential diagnosis is made, as well as a clear understanding of common symptoms and complications with associated management strategies.
The content was developed by Tammy Ramsey-Evans (RN, MPH) on behalf of Parkinson's New Zealand Charitable Trust and reviewed by Prof Tim Anderson, Clinical Director, New Zealand Brain Institute.