Experts Propose Revising the Criteria for Diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease with a View Towards Earlier Treatment and Prevention

Experts Propose Revising the Criteria for Diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease with a View Towards Earlier Treatment and Prevention
PD is a slowly progressive disorder that affects movement, muscle control, and balance. “Brilliant work of many in different scientific fields has paved the way for the concept of prodromal PD; that is, a phase of years to decades in which non-motor and subtle motor symptoms may indicate spreading PD pathology, but do not meet the threshold for diagnosis according ... read more
Source: IOS PressPublished on 2019-02-05By Carmel McNamara