Sam Carney, Senior Policy and Campaigns Adviser, summarises how the Parkinson's UK consultation response has influenced the final guideline.
News for professionals
On Friday 8 June 2018, the Parkinson's Exercise Professionals Hub held their Inaugural Study Day meeting in London. Beccy Oliver, Hub co-founder, reflects on an energetic, enthusiastic meeting and what comes next for the Parkinson's Exercise Professional Hub.
Anne-Louise Cunnington, clinical lead for the UK Parkinson's Audit, talks about the newly published 2017 Audit results.
Gin Moffitt, Parkinson’s neurologist and the Parkinson's nurse team at Western Sussex Hospitals Trust, talk about how their Parkinson’s unit blends the skills of clinicians, therapists, volunteers and the Third Sector to offer a holistic service to people with Parkinson’s and their family and carers.
Swallowing Awareness Day 2018 is on 14 March. Join the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists to support people with Parkinson's with swallowing difficulties.
The Excellence Network launches the first in a series of new learning pathways, starting with one developed specifically for Parkinson's nurse specialists (PNS).
A new clinical summary on falls in Parkinson's has been designed for clinicians. It outlines Parkinson's specific modifiable factors and evidence-based interventions.