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A Parkinson when a Plan?

Great forgotten neurodegenerative diseases, Parkinson’s disease receives no National Plan unlike Alzheimer’s disease in particular. This results in a lack of coordination in the management and research, to the detriment of patients and their families. One year after the White Paper on Parkinson’s disease , which offered twenty measures to improve the management of patients […]

Parkinson’s disease: a difficult diagnosis

At the beginning of the disease, the diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease is difficult because the symptoms can go unnoticed. Nevertheless, several criteria can now wear a reliable diagnosis … if not early. The symptoms of Parkinson’s disease is progressive and nonspecific: fatigue, pain, rheumatism, depression … This is why the National Agency for Accreditation and […]

Parkinson: towards expanded indications of neurostimulation

Now reserved for advanced Parkinson’s disease forms, neurostimulation demonstrates real benefits at earlier stages of the disease. These results argue in favor of a wider use of this technique. Medical evidence but an economic and organizational puzzle … Progressive, degenerative neurological disease, Parkinson’s disease is characterized by symptoms such as motor slowness, difficulty in movement, […]