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Clinical rating scales

Relja, Maja (2012) Clinical rating scales. Parkinsonism & Related Disorders, 18 (S1). S229-S232. ISSN 1353-8020

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    English abstract

    In Parkinson's disease (PD), rating scales are used to assess the degree of disease-related disability and to titrate long-term treatment to each phase of the disease. Recognition of non-motor symptoms required modification of existing widely used scales to integrate non-motor elements. In addition, new scales have been developed for the assessment of non-motor symptoms. In this article, assessment of PD patients will be discussed, particularly for non-motor symptoms such as pain and fatigue.

    Item Type: Article
    MeSH: Disability Evaluation ; Humans ; Parkinson Disease/diagnosis ; Parkinson Disease/pathology ; Parkinson Disease/physiopathology ; Questionnaires/standards ; Severity of Illness Index ; Weights and Measures/standards
    Divisions: Katedra za neurologiju
    Depositing User: Marijan Šember
    Status: Published
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    Relja, Maja
    Date: January 2012
    Date Deposited: 30 Nov 2012 12:20
    Last Modified: 30 Nov 2012 12:24
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    URI: http://medlib.mef.hr/id/eprint/1710

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