Rehabilitation of parkinsonian patients.

@article{Ceravolo2001RehabilitationOP,
  title={Rehabilitation of parkinsonian patients.},
  author={Maria Gabriella Ceravolo and Leonello Paoloni and Leandro Provinciali},
  journal={Functional neurology},
  year={2001},
  volume={16 2},
  pages={
          157-62
        }
}
The challenge in Parkinson’s disease (PD) is to control the dynamic balance between the rate of neuronal death, the worsening of clinical features and the rapidly fluctuating response to pharmacological treatment. Over the last 20 years, many attempts have been made to demonstrate the efficiency of a broad spectrum of non-pharmacological approaches to the management of PD-related disability. Recent proposals from different groups stress the need for a comprehensive medical and non-medical… CONTINUE READING

Topics from this paper.

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 24 REFERENCES

Cochrane review of occupational therapy for Parkins o n ’ s disease

Deane KHO, C Ellis-Hill, ED Playford, Y Ben-Shlomo, CE Clarke
  • Mov Dis
  • 2000

Cochrane systematic reviews of physiotherapy for Parkinson ’ s disease

Deane KHO, C Ellis-Hill, CE Clarke, ED Playford, Y Ben-Shlomo
  • Mov Dis
  • 2000

Cochrane systematic reviews of speech and language therapy for speech disorders in Parkinson ’ s disease

Deane KHO, R Whurr, ED Playford, Y Ben-Shlomo, CE Clarke
  • Mov Dis
  • 2000

Occupational therapy increases ADL score and quality of life in Parkinson ’ s disease

C Fiorani, F Mari, M Bartolini, MG Ceravolo, L Provinciali
  • Mov Dis
  • 1997

Poor predictive value of clinical measures of dysphagia versus aspiration risk in Parkinsonian patients

F Mari, M Matei, +3 authors L Provinciali
  • Mov Dis
  • 1997