The frequency of shoulder disturbances, particularly frozen shoulder, has not been assessed previously in Parkinson's disease. In a survey of 150 patients compared with 60 matched control subjects a significantly higher incidence of both a history of shoulder complaints (43% vs. 23%) and frozen shoulder (12.7% vs. 1.7%) was found in the Parkinson's disease… (More)
A randomised control prospective study was carried out examining patient outcomes after performing a 10-week vestibular home exercise programme. Thirty-two adults with vestibular dysfunction who reported vestibular symptoms negatively affecting daily life were enrolled. Test subjects were provided with an individualised vestibular rehabilitation programme… (More)
Acknowledgements I would like to thank and to acknowledge the generosity of the State Library of Victoria and the Library Board of Victoria for their financial support via the Barrett Reid Scholarship nomination. Further, without the support of my work place, Melbourne Library Service, this opportunity would not have come to fruition. Special thanks go to… (More)
Acknowledgements We would like to acknowledge the support of the Library Board of Victoria, the State Library of Victoria and Eastern Regional Libraries Corporation. We take this opportunity to thank the entire enthusiastic and dedicated library staff we met on our trip through the United Kingdom.