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Understanding Parkinson’s for health and social care staff

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Understanding Parkinson’s for health and social care staff
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    This course is part of a collection of courses called UK Parkinson's Excellence Network. There are 4 courses in this collection so you may find other courses here that maybe of interest to you.

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  • Course learning outcomes

    In this course, you learn about:

    • what Parkinson’s is: parkinsonism, diagnosis, progression and phases
    • the impact of both motor and non-motor symptoms
    • the impact of cognitive and communication problems
    • managing Parkinson’s, including the key issues in medicines management.

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    karen sirl

    karen sirl22 November 2017 8:06

    very informative, giving a good overview of parkinsons. I found the tests were helpful in consolidating learning.

    anita goldsworthy

    anita goldsworthy29 September 2017 5:10

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    Darine Elalem

    Darine Elalem2 September 2017 8:09

    so informative course

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  • Level 1: Introductory
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