Parkinson's disease incidence and prevalence assessment in France using the national healthcare insurance database.

@article{Blin2015ParkinsonsDI,
  title={Parkinson's disease incidence and prevalence assessment in France using the national healthcare insurance database.},
  author={Patrick Blin and Caroline Dureau-Pournin and Alexandra Foubert-Samier and Adeline Grolleau and Emmanuel Corbillon and J{\'e}r{\'e}my Jov{\'e} and R. Lassalle and Pierre Robinson and Nathalie Poutignat and C{\'e}cile Droz-Perroteau and Noreen Moore},
  journal={European journal of neurology},
  year={2015},
  volume={22 3},
  pages={464-71}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The incidence and prevalence of Parkinson's disease are important for public health planning yet there is a lack of representative, up-to-date estimations for France. METHODS For this cross-sectional study, subjects with suspected Parkinson's were identified in the EGB database, a 1/97 random sample of the national healthcare… CONTINUE READING