Effects of the rotigotine transdermal patch versus oral levodopa on swallowing in patients with Parkinson’s disease.

Effects of the rotigotine transdermal patch versus oral levodopa on swallowing in patients with Parkinson’s disease.
Effects of the rotigotine transdermal patch versus oral levodopa on swallowing in patients with Parkinson's disease. J Neurol Sci. 2019 Jul 09;404:5-10 Authors: Hirano M, Isono C, Fukuda K, Ueno S, Nakamura Y, Kusunoki S Abstract OBJECTIVES: Abnormal swallowing or dysphagia is a potentially fatal symptom in Parkinson's disease (PD) and is characterized by frequent silent aspiration, which is an ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2019-07-20