Duodenal levodopa infusion monotherapy vs oral polypharmacy in advanced Parkinson disease.

@article{Nyholm2005DuodenalLI,
  title={Duodenal levodopa infusion monotherapy vs oral polypharmacy in advanced Parkinson disease.},
  author={Dag Nyholm and A Ingela M Nilsson Remahl and Nil Dizdar and Radu Constantinescu and Bj{\"o}rn Holmberg and Rasmus Jansson and S. M. Aquilonius and H{\aa}kan Askmark},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={2005},
  volume={64 2},
  pages={216-23}
}
OBJECTIVES To compare daytime intraduodenal levodopa/carbidopa infusion as monotherapy with individually optimized conventional combination therapies in patients with advanced Parkinson disease (PD) for motor fluctuations and quality of life (QoL). METHODS Twenty-four patients with motor fluctuations and dyskinesia were studied in a randomized crossover design to compare individualized conventional treatment and intraduodenal infusion of a levodopa/carbidopa gel for 3 + 3 weeks. Video scoring… CONTINUE READING
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