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Daiga Heisters, Head of the UK Parkinson's Excellence Network, talks about the importance of working together for change for people affected by Parkinson's.
In this blog, Professor David Burn, Clinical Director, explains the priorities of the regional working groups of the UK Parkinson's Excellence Network.
In this blog, Dr Robin Fackrell explains the importance of making the diagnosis of Parkinson's experience as positive as possible.
The UK Parkinson's Excellence Network launched today in London at an event attended by 300 health and social care professionals and people affected by Parkinson's.
Evidence based guidance about the treatment and care of people with Parkinson's has been published recently by the Royal Dutch Society for Physical Therapy (KNGF) and ParkinsonNet.
Today The Neurological Alliance, of which we are a member, published 'The Invisible Patients: Revealing the state of neurology services' report.
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.
Dr Angus Macleod talks about his research findings into links between weight loss and dependency for basic daily activities in people with Parkinson’s
Sam Carney, Senior Policy and Campaigns Adviser, summarises how the Parkinson's UK consultation response has influenced the final guideline.