Mortality from Parkinson's disease: a population-based prospective study (NEDICES).

  title={Mortality from Parkinson's disease: a population-based prospective study (NEDICES).},
  author={Ignacio J. Posada and Juli{\'a}n Benito-Le{\'o}n and Elan Daniel Louis and Rocio Trincado and Alberto Villarejo and M Rm A Jos{\'e} Medrano and F. Bermejo-Pareja},
  journal={Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society},
  volume={26 14},
Most studies of mortality in Parkinson's disease have been clinical studies, yielding results that are not representative of the general population. We assessed the risk of mortality from Parkinson's disease in the Neurological Disorders in Central Spain (NEDICES) study, a prospective population-based study in which Parkinson's disease patients who were not ascertained through medical practitioners were also included. The cohort consisted of 5262 elderly subjects (mean baseline age, 73.0 years… CONTINUE READING
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