Managing impulse control behaviours in Parkinson's disease: practical guidelines

Macphee, Graeme Ja; Chaudhuri, K. Ray; David, Anthony S.; Worth, Paul; Wood, Brian
March 2013
British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);Mar2013, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p160
Academic Journal
The article discusses practical guidelines to manage impulse control behavioral traits in Parkinson's disease, which is a degenerative disorder of the central nervous system. It also highlights case studies of 45-year-old and 57-year-old patients, who have been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease and how treatments with selegiline, pergolide, and levodapa helped them recover the disease. INSETS: Case Study 1;Case Study 2;KEY POINTS.


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