Parkinson’s Update

Return to all Geriatric Medicine sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Distinguish Parkinson’s Disease from other diseases 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: 
05/16/2019

Janice E. Knoefel, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics) and Neurology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
05/16/2019
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