This brief clinical summary on falls in Parkinson's is designed for clinicians caring for people with the condition. This document outlines Parkinson's specific modifiable factors and evidence-based interventions.
Resources for Professionals
This quality standard covers the management of Parkinson's in adults. It does not include treatment of parkinsonism not caused by Parkinson's. It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.
The Quick Reference Cards (UK), for physiotherapists working with people with Parkinson's, show how to take a patient's history, do a physical examination, and plan and carry out treatment.
This briefing paper outlines the psychological consequences of Parkinson's and services available to help people with the condition, for health and social care professionals.
This interactive guide, developed using feedback from Excellence Network members, looks at how you can prevent unnecessary hospital admissions for people with Parkinson's.
Dr Janine Barnes, a Neurology Specialist Pharmacist at Dudley Clinical Commissioning Group, answers questions from professionals about the choice of drug treatments for Parkinson's.
Paul Hughes, Deputy Head of Prescribing and Medicines Management for NHS Cornwall and Isles of Scilly, answers questions from professionals about the choice of drug treatments for Parkinson's.
This short film, created by Lyn Fearn, demonstrates the importance of parents and teachers understanding Parkinson's and its impact on the children affected