Patient Information Videos

Our nurse Alison introduces information videos for people with Parkinson’s, and possible causes for a sudden deterioration or worsening of symptoms.

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Patient Information Videos – Causes of Sudden Deterioration – Top 10 reasons

 

Motor Symptoms

 

Introduction

 

Constipation

 

Illness/Surgery/Infection

 

Stress or Stress Related Episode

 

Dehydration

 

Use of Contra-Indicated Drugs

 

Withdrawal or Change of Medication

Depression

 

 

Acute or Chronic Pain

 

Anxiety or Panic Attacks

 

Poor Sleep or Lack of Sleep

 

People with Parkinson’s

David Walsh

 

Sinead O’Kane

 

The Parkinson’s Association of Ireland would like to thank Brian Magennis, Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorder Nurse Specialist at the Mater Hospital, Dublin, and David Walsh and Sinead O’Kane for giving up their time and sharing their experiences.

Our thanks also to GSK Pharma company for their assistance in recording and producing these videos.

DISCLAIMER

The information on these videos is not intended to be taken a diagnosis. Please do not make any changes to your treatment without prior consultation with your doctor or allied health care professional.