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UF nurse practitioner participates in roundtable on quality of life in advanced Parkinson’s disease

Published: January 6th, 2012

By: Charles Jacobson

Category: Parkinson Treatment Tips, treatment

Pam Zeilman, ARNP, our DBS Clinical and Study Coordinator, participated in a round table discussion on “Improving Quality of Life in Advanced Parkinson’s Disease” in December 2011. The results of that discussion have been posted as a document intended to help nurse practitioners and physician assistants who treat patients with PD.

The group discusses how to

  • Detect and manage non-motor symptoms of PD
  • Identify and assess caregiver strain
  • Discuss advanced care planning with patients and caregivers

Read the results of their discussion. Read about more PD topics from other roundtables.

About the Author

Charles Jacobson

Charles Jacobson

Data Manager, Webmaster

Chuck Jacobson maintains the UFMDC Research and Clinical database called INFORM.

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