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November 1, 2005 – A disease-specific psychosocial questionnaire for Parkinson’s disease caregivers

Journal of NeurologySpliethoff-Kamminga NG, Zwinderman AH, Springer MP, Roos RA A disease-specific psychosocial questionnaire for Parkinson’s disease caregivers Journal of Neurology, Oct; 250(10):1162-8Click here to read the abstract.


November 1, 2005 – Multidisciplinary rehabilitation for people with Parkinson’s disease: a randomized controlled study

Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and PsychiatryWade DT, Gage H, Owen C, Trend P, Grossmith C, Kaye J Multidisciplinary rehabilitation for people with Parkinson’s disease: a randomized controlled study Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry, 2003 Feb; 74(2):158-62Click here to read the abstract.


November 1, 2005 – Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for carers of patients with Parkinson’s disease: A preliminary randomized controlled trial

Secker, D. & Brown, R. (2005) Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for carers of patients with Parkinson’s disease: A preliminary randomized controlled trial , 76, 491-497Click here to read the abstract.


November 1, 2005 – Mental symptoms in Parkinson’s disease are important contributors to caregiver distress

Aarsland, Larsen, Karlsen, Lim & Tandberg. (1999) Mental symptoms in Parkinson’s disease are important contributors to caregiver distress , 14, 866-874Click here to read the abstract.


November 1, 2005 – Diagnosis and initial management of Parkinson’s disease

Nutt, J. & Wooten, G. (2005) Diagnosis and initial management of Parkinson’s disease , 353, 1021-1027Click here to read the abstract.


November 1, 2005 – Functional surgery for Parkinson’s disease treatment: A structured analysis of a decade of published literature

Boucai, L., Cerquetti, D., & Merello, M. (2004) Functional surgery for Parkinson’s disease treatment: A structured analysis of a decade of published literature , 18, 213-222Click here to read the abstract.


September 1, 2005 – Does type of disease matter? Gender differences among Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease spouse caregivers

Hooker, Manoogian-O’Dell, Monahan, Frazier, and Shifren (2000) Does type of disease matter? Gender differences among Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease spouse caregivers , Oct;40(5):568-73Click here to read the abstract.


September 1, 2005 – Falling in Parkinson’s disease: The impact on informal caregivers

Davey, Wiles, Ashburn, & Murphy (2004) Falling in Parkinson’s disease: The impact on informal caregivers , 2004 Dec 2;26(23):1360-6Click here to read the abstract.


September 1, 2005 – The comparative effects of medical therapies for Parkinson’s Disease

Horn, S. & Stern, MB (2004) The comparative effects of medical therapies for Parkinson’s Disease , 2004 Oct 12;63(7 Suppl 2):S7-12Click here to read the abstract.


September 1, 2005 – Bilateral subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation in a patient with cervical dystonia and essential tremor

Movement DisordersChou KL, Hurtig HI, Jaggi JL, Baltuch GH. (2005) Bilateral subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation in a patient with cervical dystonia and essential tremor Movement Disorders, 2005 Mar;20(3):377-80Click here to read the abstract.


September 1, 2005 – Rationale for current therapies in Parkinson’s disease

Rommrell, Fernandez, & Okun Rationale for current therapies in Parkinson’s disease , 2003 Oct;4(10):1747-61Click here to read the abstract.


July 1, 2005 – Deep brain stimulation for movement disorders: morbidity and mortality in 109 patients

Journal of NeurosurgeryUmemura A, Jaggi JL, Hurtig HI, Siderowf AD, Colcher A, Stern MB, Baltuch GH Deep brain stimulation for movement disorders: morbidity and mortality in 109 patients Journal of Neurosurgery, 2003 Apr;98(4):779-84Click here to read the abstract.


July 1, 2005 – Adverse effects of subthamalmic nucleus DBS in a patient with multiple system atrophy

NeurologyTarsy D, Apetauerova D, Ryan P, Norregaard T Adverse effects of subthamalmic nucleus DBS in a patient with multiple system atrophy Neurology, 2003 Jul 22;61(2):247-9Click here to read the abstract.


July 1, 2005 – Subthamalmic nucleus vs. globus pallidus interna deep brain stimulation, the rematch: will pallidal deep brain stimulation make a triumphant return

Archives of NeurologyOkun MS, Foote KD Subthamalmic nucleus vs. globus pallidus interna deep brain stimulation, the rematch: will pallidal deep brain stimulation make a triumphant return Archives of Neurology, 2005 Apr;62(4):554-60Click here to read the abstract.


July 1, 2005 – Pallidal vs subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation in Parkinson’s disease

Anderson VC, Burchiel KJ, Hogarth P, Favre J, Hammerstad JP Pallidal vs subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation in Parkinson’s disease , 2005 Apr;62(4):554-60Click here to read the abstract.


July 1, 2005 – Most effective stimulation site in subthalamic deep brain stimulation for Parkinson’s disease

Movement DisordersHerzog J, Fietzek U, Hamel W, Morsnowski A, Steigerwald F, Schrader B, Weinert D, Pfister G, Muller D, Mehdorn HM, Deuschl G, Volkmann J Most effective stimulation site in subthalamic deep brain stimulation for Parkinson’s disease Movement Disorders, 2004 Sep;19(9):1050-4Click here to read the abstract.


July 1, 2005 – Management of Referred Deep Brain Stimulation Failures: A Retrospective Analysis From 2 Movement Disorders Centers

Archives of NeurologyOkun MS, Tagliati M, Pourfar M, Fernandez HH, Rodriguez RL, Alterman RL, Foote KD Management of Referred Deep Brain Stimulation Failures: A Retrospective Analysis From 2 Movement Disorders Centers Archives of Neurology, 2005 Jun 13; Epub ahead of printClick here to read the abstract.


May 1, 2005 – Pathological gambling associated with dopamine agonist therapy in Parkinson’s disease

NeurologyDriver-Dunckley, E., Samanta, J., Stacy, M Pathological gambling associated with dopamine agonist therapy in Parkinson’s disease Neurology, 2003 Aug 12;61(3):422-3Click here to read the abstract.


May 1, 2005 – Pathologic gambling in patients with Parkinson’s disease

Clinical NeuropharmacologyGschwandtner, U, Aston J, Renaud S, & Fuhr P Pathologic gambling in patients with Parkinson’s disease Clinical Neuropharmacology, 2001 May-Jun;24(3):170-2Click here to read the abstract.


May 1, 2005 – Testosterone deficiency and apathy in Parkinson’s disease: a pilot study

Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and PsychiatryReady, R., Friedman, J., Grace, J., & Fernandez, H. (2004) Testosterone deficiency and apathy in Parkinson’s disease: a pilot study Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry, 75, 1323-1326Click here to read the abstract.


April 1, 2005 – The impact of comorbid disease and injuries on resource use and expenditures in parkinsonism

NeurologyBloem BR, Munneke M, Carpenter MG, Allum JH. (2003) The impact of comorbid disease and injuries on resource use and expenditures in parkinsonism Neurology, Oct 14;61(7):1023; author reply 1023-4Click here to read the abstract.


April 1, 2005 – A response to the Pressley article to address fewer arm fractures in patients with PD

NeurologyBloem BR, Munneke M, Carpenter MG, Allum JH. (2003) A response to the Pressley article to address fewer arm fractures in patients with PD Neurology, Oct 14;61(7):1023; author reply 1023-4Click here to read the abstract.


April 1, 2005 – Effects of stereotactic neurosurgery on postural instability and gait in Parkinson’s disease

Movement DisordersBakker M, Esselink RA, Munneke M, Limousin-Dowsey P, Speelman HD, Bloem BR. (2004) Effects of stereotactic neurosurgery on postural instability and gait in Parkinson’s disease Movement Disorders, Sep;19(9):1092-9Click here to read the abstract.


April 1, 2005 – Sweating dysfunction in Parkinson’s disease

Movement DisordersSwinn L, Schrag A, Viswanathan R, Bloem BR, Lees A, Quinn N. (2003) Sweating dysfunction in Parkinson’s disease Movement Disorders, Dec;18(12):1459-63Click here to read the abstract.


April 1, 2005 – Effects of subthalamic nucleus stimulation on urodynamic findings in patients with Parkinson’s disease

Journal of NeurologyFinazzi-Agro, E., A. Peppe, et al. (2003) Effects of subthalamic nucleus stimulation on urodynamic findings in patients with Parkinson’s disease Journal of Neurology, 169(4): 1388-91Click here to read the abstract.


April 1, 2005 – Short-term effect of a single levodopa dose on micturition disturbance in Parkinson’s disease patients with the wearing-off phenomenon

Movement DisordersUchiyama, T., R. Sakakibara, et al. (2003) Short-term effect of a single levodopa dose on micturition disturbance in Parkinson’s disease patients with the wearing-off phenomenon Movement Disorders, 18(5): 573-8Click here to read the abstract.


April 1, 2005 – Effect of subthalamic deep brain stimulation on the function of the urinary bladder

Annals of NeurologySeif, C., J. Herzog, et al. (2004) Effect of subthalamic deep brain stimulation on the function of the urinary bladder Annals of Neurology, 55(1): 118-20Click here to read the abstract.


April 1, 2005 – Swallowing abnormalities and dyskinesia in Parkinson’s disease

Annals of NeurologyMonte, F. S., F. P. da Silva-Junior, et al. (2004) Swallowing abnormalities and dyskinesia in Parkinson’s disease Annals of Neurology, Epub ahead of printClick here to read the abstract.


April 1, 2005 – Assessing comorbidity in patients with Parkinson’s disease

Movement DisordersVisser, M., J. Marinus, et al (2004) Assessing comorbidity in patients with Parkinson’s disease Movement Disorders, 19(7): 824-8Click here to read the abstract.


January 1, 2005 – Caffeine, postmenopausal estrogen, and risk of Parkinson’s disease

Ascherio, A.. Chen H, Schwarzschild MA, Zhang SM, Colditz GA, Speizer FE. (2003) Caffeine, postmenopausal estrogen, and risk of Parkinson’s disease , 2003 Mar 11;60(5):790-5Click here to read the abstract.


January 1, 2005 – Plasma testosterone levels in Alzheimer and Parkinson’s diseases

Okun, M., DeLong, M, Hanfelt, J., Gearing, M., & Levey, A.. (2004 Plasma testosterone levels in Alzheimer and Parkinson’s diseases , 2004 Feb 10;62(3):411-3Click here to read the abstract.


January 1, 2005 – Beneficial effects of testosterone replacement for the nonmotor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease

Okun, M., Walter, B., McDonald, W., Tenover, J., Green, J., Juncos, J., & DeLong, M. (2002, Nov.) Beneficial effects of testosterone replacement for the nonmotor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease , 59, 1750-1753Click here to read the abstract.


January 1, 2005 – Refractory nonmotor symptoms in male patients with Parkinson’s disease due to testosterone deficiency: A common unrecognized comorbidity

Okun, M., McDonald, W., & DeLong, M. (2002, May) Refractory nonmotor symptoms in male patients with Parkinson’s disease due to testosterone deficiency: A common unrecognized comorbidity , 59, 807-811Click here to read the abstract.


January 1, 2005 – Parkinson’s disease with old-age onset: a comparative study with subjects with middle-age onset

Diederich NJ, Moore CG, Leurgans SE, Chmura TA, Goetz CG. (2003) Parkinson’s disease with old-age onset: a comparative study with subjects with middle-age onset , Apr;60(4):529-33Click here to read the abstract.


January 1, 2005 – Role of sensory input and muscle strength in maintenance of balance, gait, and posture in Parkinson’s disease: a pilot study

Nallegowda M, Singh U, Handa G, Khanna M, Wadhwa S, Yadav SL, Kumar G, & Behari M. (2004 Dec) Role of sensory input and muscle strength in maintenance of balance, gait, and posture in Parkinson’s disease: a pilot study , 83(12):898-908Click here to read the abstract.


January 1, 2005 – Falls and freezing of gait in Parkinson’s disease: a review of two interconnected, episodic phenomena

Bloem BR, Hausdorff JM, Visser JE, Giladi N. (2004 Aug) Falls and freezing of gait in Parkinson’s disease: a review of two interconnected, episodic phenomena , 19(8):871-84Click here to read the abstract.


January 1, 2005 – Colonic transit time and rectoanal videomanometry in Parkinson’s disease

Sakakibara, R., T. Odaka, et al. (2003) Colonic transit time and rectoanal videomanometry in Parkinson’s disease , 74(2): 268-72Click here to read the abstract.


January 1, 2005 – Implantation of bilateral deep brain stimulators in patients with Parkinson’s disease and preexisting cardiac pacemakers

Senatus, P. B., S. McClelland, 3rd, et al. (2004) Implantation of bilateral deep brain stimulators in patients with Parkinson’s disease and preexisting cardiac pacemakers , 101(6): 1073-7Click here to read the abstract.


January 1, 2005 – Psychiatric comorbidities in patients with Parkinson’s disease and psychosis

Marsh, L., J. R. Williams, et al (2004) Psychiatric comorbidities in patients with Parkinson’s disease and psychosis , 63(2): 293-300Click here to read the abstract.


January 1, 2005 – Deep brain stimulation for Parkinson’s disease dissociates mood and motor circuits: a functional MRI case study

Movement DisordersStefurak T, Mikulis D, Mayberg H, Lang AE, Hevenor S, Pahapill P, Saint-Cyr J, & Lozano A Deep brain stimulation for Parkinson’s disease dissociates mood and motor circuits: a functional MRI case study Movement Disorders, 2003 Dec;18(12):1508-16.Click here to read the abstract.


January 1, 2005 – Duodenal levodopa infusion monotherapy vs oral polypharmacy in advanced Parkinson’s disease

Nyholm D, Nilsson Remahl AI, Dizdar N, Constantinescu R, Holmberg B, Jansson R, Aquilonius SM, & Askmark H Duodenal levodopa infusion monotherapy vs oral polypharmacy in advanced Parkinson’s disease , 2005 Jan 25;64(2):216-23Click here to read the abstract.


January 1, 2005 – Parkinson’s Disease and Anxiety

Walsh, K. & Bennett, G. (2001) Parkinson’s Disease and Anxiety , 77, 88-93Click here to read the abstract.


January 1, 2005 – Expectation modulates the response to subthalamic nucleus stimulation in Parkinsonian patients

NeuroReportPollo, A., Torre, E., Lopiano, L., Rizzone, M., Lanotte, M., Cavanna, A., Bergamasco, B., & Benedetti, F. (2002) Expectation modulates the response to subthalamic nucleus stimulation in Parkinsonian patients NeuroReport, 13, 1383-1386Click here to read the abstract.


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