Week 9: Managing common symptoms in Late Stage PD

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Prof. Piret Paal

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Learning Objectives

Understand the clinical aspects of specialist palliative care in Parkinson’s disease
Be able to recognize, assess and manage common symptoms in late stage PD
Understand the social aspects of eating.
Swallowing problems in the advanced stages of the disease.
Comprehend when a feeding tube is indicated and what it entails.
Be aware of speech therapeutics options towards eating.