The risk of bladder and autonomic dysfunction in a community cohort of Parkinson's disease patients and normal controls.

@article{Hobson2003TheRO,
  title={The risk of bladder and autonomic dysfunction in a community cohort of Parkinson's disease patients and normal controls.},
  author={Peter James Hobson and Waliul Islam and Sally K. Roberts and Vedamurthy Adhiyman and Jolyon Meara},
  journal={Parkinsonism & related disorders},
  year={2003},
  volume={10 2},
  pages={67-71}
}
A questionnaire investigating bladder problems, symptoms of autonomic dysfunction, social handicap and depression was mailed to a sample of patients with Parkinson's disease (PD) and to elderly control subjects without PD. The patients reported two-fold greater risk of bladder problems and four-fold risk of autonomic problems compared to the controls… CONTINUE READING