Updated Compendium of Patient Information on Parkinson’s Disease (Michael J. Fox Foundation / Parkinson’s UK)

Summary

It is two years since the previous version of this collection, and some significant new patient guides have come to light, from both the USA and the UK.

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research offers an interesting comprehensive introduction:

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Reference

Parkinson’s 360º: Real Talk for Patients and Families. USA: The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, December 2016.

In addition to the online book there is a Parkinson’s 360 multimedia resource website with short films.

Topic-Centred Guides From Parkinson’s UK (UK Charity)

Parkinson’s UK continues to produce (and update) a wide range of information leaflets, fact sheets and guides. These guides were identified using NHS Evidence.

Local group finance guide: a guide for all volunteers with responsibility for local group financial activity. London: Parkinson’s UK, March 2017.

Introduction to taking part in research leaflet. London: Parkinson’s UK, January 2017.

Diet and Parkinson’s. London: Parkinson’s UK, July 2016. [Reference No. B065].

Looking after your bladder and bowels when you have Parkinson’s. London: Parkinson’s UK, July 2016. [Reference No. B060].

Using computers and the internet. London: Parkinson’s UK, July 2016. [Reference No. FS60].

Tremor and Parkinson’s. London: Parkinson’s UK, July 2016.  [Reference No. FS94].

Carer’s Allowance. London: Parkinson’s UK, May 2016.  [Reference No. WB08].

Drug treatments for Parkinson’s. London: Parkinson’s UK, May 2016.  [Reference No. B013].

Further details to follow…

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