Parkinson's: A guide for home care workers

This booklet, for home care workers, looks at the symptoms of Parkinson's, treatments available and their potential side effects.

Topic
Access to multi-disciplinary teams
Care strategies
Infection and falls prevention, and bone health
Mental health
Side effects
Symptoms
Treatments and medication
Stage
Complex
End of life
Maintenance
Resource type
Publications
Profession
Care manager
Care worker
Social worker
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It also suggests what professional carers can do to provide the best care for people with Parkinson's who live at home.

You can download it as a PDF or in Microsoft Word, where you can make the text larger to read. You can also order a paper copy.

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