COVID-19 may compound the social and economic burdens of Parkinson’s disease

COVID-19 may compound the social and economic burdens of Parkinson’s disease
Parkinson's disease (PD) is expected to reach over 14 million cases worldwide by 2040. As longevity increases, so does the number of persons living with PD. Writing in the Journal of Parkinson's Disease (JPD), scientists discuss several avenues through which the COVID-19 pandemic might contribute to the expected exponential growth of PD in the coming years, compounding the economic and ... read more
Source: Medical XpressPublished on 2020-05-12