Treatment Effects on Quality of Life with Parkinson’s Disease


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Treatment Effects on Quality of Life with Parkinson’s Disease
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Identification of a Clinical Problem
This paper will look at treatment effects on the quality of life of patients with Parkinson’s Disease. This will done by first providing a definition of Parkinson’s Disease, identifying clinical features of the disease, providing a definition of quality of life, and providing a discussion of the various tools used to assess quality of life and, specifically, the quality of life as this relates to Parkinson’s Disease. There will be an assessment of the primary clinical manifestations that affect quality of life issues and how the treatment of Parkinson’s Disease is affected by these treatments....
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