The management of Parkinson’s disease


Goals & learning objectives

This module will provide you with a greater understanding of Parkinson’s disease. After reading this module you should recognise the signs and symptoms, both motor and non-motor, that people with Parkinson’s can present with and understand the main treatments used. You will also be able to identify medications that should be avoided by people with Parkinson’s disease.

Contributing author: Esther Wong, lead pharmacist for neurology, Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust.