Kartik Logishetty

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Non-ergot dopamine receptor agonists, such as ropinirole, pramipexole, rotigotine and apomorphine, may alleviate some non-motor symptoms in Parkinson's disease (PD) while others may be precipitated. In this review, we discuss how dopamine receptor agonists can both ameliorate and aggravate the sleep problems in PD, a key non-motor symptom of this disease.
Fatigue is a common yet poorly understood and underresearched nonmotor symptom in Parkinson's disease. Although fatigue is recognized to significantly affect health-related quality of life, it remains underrecognised and empirically treated. In this paper, the prevalence of fatigue as measured by a validated visual analogue scale and the Parkinson's disease(More)
PURPOSE This study aimed to review the isometric point of the posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) based on insertional locations identified in recent anatomic studies by use of a 3-dimensional knee model. METHODS Ten living subjects with healthy knees were evaluated. High-resolution computed tomography scans were performed at 3 positions of 0°, 90°, and(More)
Fatigue is a common yet poorly understood and underresearched nonmotor symptom in Parkinson's disease. Although fatigue is recognized to significantly affect health-related quality of life, it remains underrecognised and empirically treated. In this paper, the prevalence of fatigue as measured by a validated visual analogue scale and the Parkinson's disease(More)
A 63-year-old Caucasian woman was admitted to hospital as hypotensive with abdominal tenderness and vaginal discharge. Laboratory investigations showed microcytic anaemia, low albumin and high white cell count. Computerised tomography scans revealed small bowel dilatation, sigmoid diverticula, ascites and pelvic fluid. The endometrial pipelle was positive(More)
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