Employment, medical absenteeism, and disability perception in Parkinson's disease: A pilot double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study of entacapone adjunctive therapy.

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The objective of this study was to test the impact of entacapone (ENT) addition to levodopa with a decarboxylase inhibitor (LD) in full-time-employed patients with Parkinson's disease (PD), focusing on retirement rates, medical absenteeism, self-perception of disability, as well as motor assessments of parkinsonism, motor fluctuations, and dyskinesias… (More)

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@article{Korchounov2006EmploymentMA, title={Employment, medical absenteeism, and disability perception in Parkinson's disease: A pilot double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study of entacapone adjunctive therapy.}, author={Alexei Korchounov and Gregory Bogomazov}, journal={Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society}, year={2006}, volume={21 12}, pages={2220-4} }