What predicts mortality in Parkinson disease?: a prospective population-based long-term study.

@article{Forsaa2010WhatPM,
  title={What predicts mortality in Parkinson disease?: a prospective population-based long-term study.},
  author={Elin Bjelland Forsaa and Jan P. Larsen and Tore Wentzel-Larsen and Guido Alves},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={2010},
  volume={75 14},
  pages={1270-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To identify independent risk factors of mortality in a community-based Parkinson disease (PD) cohort during prospective long-term follow-up. METHODS A community-based prevalent sample of 230 patients with PD from southwestern Norway was followed prospectively with repetitive assessments of motor and nonmotor symptoms from 1993 to 2005. Information on vital status until October 20, 2009, was obtained from the National Population Register in Norway. Cox proportional hazards models… CONTINUE READING
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