Advanced PD and Palliative Care in the 21st Century

Advanced PD and Palliative Care in the 21st Century
1.What is Palliative Care?2.The Care Team Role3.Managing Pain4.Reducing Side Effects       5.Planning Advance Care6.ConclusionPalliative care is a holistic, team-based approach to managing chronic health conditions, such as Parkinson’s disease (PD). Palliative care specialists champion quality of life and can be central to navigating the challenges of PD from initial diagnosis, onward. Most insurance plans cover all or part of palliative care treatment costs. ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s FoundationPublished on 2019-01-07By opresby@parkinson.org