Neurological update: the palliative care landscape for atypical parkinsonian syndromes

Neurological update: the palliative care landscape for atypical parkinsonian syndromes
J Neurol. 2023 Jan 23. doi: 10.1007/s00415-023-11574-9. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTAtypical parkinsonian syndromes are neurodegenerative conditions, characterised by rapid disease progression and shorter life expectancy compared to idiopathic Parkinson's disease. These conditions inflict substantial physical and psychosocial burden on patients and their families; hence, there is a clear rationale for a palliative care approach from diagnosis. An interdisciplinary care model ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2023-01-23By Noreen O'Shea