Handbook of Non-Motor Symptoms in Parkinson’s Disease is designed to provide practical tips and emphasize key priorities for treatment of non-motor aspects of the disorder. The quick-reference handbook format, with key points highlighted by the use of figures and tables, will provide the reader with high-value practical information.
Practical handbook to support physicians in their day-to-day practice from diagnosis through to management
Written by leading neurologists with instant name recognition giving authority to key messages including practical, clinical and treatment guidelines applicable in primary care
Numerous figures, tables, algorithms and graphs enable complicated concepts to be made clear to readers
Introduction.- The burden of non-motor symptoms.- Assessing non-motor symptoms: an overview of scales and questionnaires.- An in-depth look at the Non-Motor Symptom Scale.- Neuropsychiatric symptoms.- Sleep-related symptoms.- Bladder dysfunction.- Sensory symptoms.- Sexual symptoms.- Gastrointestinal symptoms.- Other symptoms.