Palliative Care Leads to Better Quality of Life than Standard Care for PDRD Patients, Study Finds

Palliative Care Leads to Better Quality of Life than Standard Care for PDRD Patients, Study Finds
Palliative care — focusing on physical, psychosocial and spiritual treatment — for people with Parkinson’s disease and related disorders (PDRD) led to a significantly better quality of life (QoL) than standard care alone, a study finds. Easing of both non-motor and motor symptom severity was linked to palliative care intervention — and those with the greatest needs benefited the most, ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2020-02-12By Steve Bryson PhD