Parkinson's Disease

Return to Chronic Conditions sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.


Learning Objectives

1. Distinguish Parkinson's Disease from other Parkinsons in patients who exhibit similar signs and symptoms.
2. Select appropriate treatment strategies for patients with Parkinson's Disease, including an assessment of medication and nonpharmacologic therapy use.
3. Monitor aging patients and those with potential inheritability risk for signs of cognitive decline.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/25/2017

B. Wayne Blount, MD, MPH, FAAFP, Medical Director, JenCare; Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/25/2017
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