Perceptions of cause and control of impulse control behaviours in people with Parkinson's disease.

@article{Delaney2012PerceptionsOC,
  title={Perceptions of cause and control of impulse control behaviours in people with Parkinson's disease.},
  author={Mary Anne Delaney and Jane Simpson and Iracema Leroi},
  journal={British journal of health psychology},
  year={2012},
  volume={17 3},
  pages={522-35}
}
OBJECTIVES  Impulse control behaviours (ICBs) have been a recent focus of research in people with Parkinson's disease (PD). However, the current literature is largely limited to a biomedical understanding and gaps remain in our understanding of the perceived cause of these behaviours and how people themselves experience them. Consequently, this study sought to investigate how people with PD perceive the cause and controllability of their ICB. DESIGN  The study utilized qualitative methodology… CONTINUE READING