Factors associated with cognitive impairment in patients with Parkinson disease: an urban study.

@article{Rosdinom2011FactorsAW,
  title={Factors associated with cognitive impairment in patients with Parkinson disease: an urban study.},
  author={Razali Rosdinom and Ali Fazli and Nik Jaafar Nik Ruzyanei and B Azlin and Das Srijit},
  journal={La Clinica terapeutica},
  year={2011},
  volume={162 1},
  pages={23-9}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Parkinson disease (PD) is the second most prevalent neurodegenerative disorder after Alzheimer disease. Besides motor presentations, cognitive impairment is among the other likely complications as the illness progresses. This study aimed to determine the prevalence of cognitive impairment in PD and the factors associated with the cognitive impairment. MATERIALS AND METHODS A cross-sectional, descriptive study was conducted on all PD patients at different stages of their… CONTINUE READING