PD nurse roles crucial in leading the way with telemedicine approach

30 June, 2020 | Posted in: ,

Managing Director Sarah Gillett has been a contributing author on a paper which has been published in the British Journal of Neuroscience Nursing. Parkinson’s disease and the COVID-19 pandemic: responding to patient need with nurse-led telemedicine Sue Thomas, Francesca Mancini, Louise Ebenezer, Jane Price, Tania Carta, Jessica Cordasco, Chiara Tedesco, Sarah GillettBritish Journal of Neuroscience […]

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The long term implications of COVID-19 are becoming apparent

29 June, 2020 | Posted in:

We have become increasingly aware, over the past few months, that the symptoms of COVID-19 are wider ranging than initially thought.  A recent article in Reuters has highlighted the full extent of this, and called into question whether we are prepared, as a society, for the rehabilitative process that will be needed by many who […]

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Webinar: Exercise in Parkinson’s during COVID-19

10 June, 2020 | Posted in:

This is a shorter version of the original live webinar. A written summary of Prof Bas Bloem’s talk is available below. Please note that all session and slide content are the views of the Speakers, not the Parkinson’s Academy. The content of the recording is the speaker’s personal opinion at the time of recording. Due […]

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Webinar: Parkinson’s – How to remote consult during COVID-19

18 May, 2020 | Posted in:

Please note that all session and slide content are the views of the Speakers, not the Parkinson’s Academy. The content of the recording is the speaker’s personal opinion at the time of recording. Due to the everchanging situation, advice given at the time of recording is subject to change. Speakers Summary Introduction Dr Richard Davenport […]

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Webinar: #PDCovid19 Nurse Q&A

5 May, 2020 | Posted in:

Please note that all session and slide content are the views of the Speakers, not the Parkinson’s Academy. The content of the recording is the speaker’s personal opinion at the time of recording. Due to the everchanging situation, advice given at the time of recording is subject to change. Chair Speakers Summary Through four presentations […]

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Article on the outcome of Parkinson’s patients affected by COVID-19

1 May, 2020 | Posted in: ,

A group of four Parkinson’s clinicians have published their findings of the outcomes of Parkinson’s disease in those affected by COVID-19, examining a cohort of 10 patients. The article, ‘Outcome of Parkinson’s Disease patients affected by COVID-19′ by Prof Angelo Antonini, Dr Valentina Leta, Dr James Teo and Prof K Ray Chaudhuri, is the first […]

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