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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Ceballos-Baumann, A 
Title:
[Diagnosis and treatment of Parkinson's syndrome. What is important for the general practitioner?] 
Abstract:
The diagnosis of Parkinson's disease (PD) is clinical and is based on the identification of a combination of the cardinal motor signs of bradykinesia plus at least one of the following: rigidity, tremor or postural instability. There are many causes of parkinsonism such as drug induced parkinsonism, subcortical vascular disease, and multisystem atrophy. PD is a well characterised syndrome which represents only a part of the various causes of parkinsonism. A good response to dopaminergics is an i...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
MMW Fortschr Med 
Year:
2003 
Journal volume:
145 Suppl 
Pages contribution:
99-102 
Language:
de 
Print-ISSN:
1438-3276 
TUM Institution:
Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik