Advancing Parkinson’s Disease and Treatment of Motor Complications

  • Ryan J. Uitti
Part of the Current Clinical Practice book series (CCP)


This chapter addresses issues related to the diagnosis and treatment of motor dysfunction in advancing Parkinson’s disease (PD). The format, designed for use by the clinician, identifies keys to a pertinent history and physical examination and suggests treatment strategies for specific clinical situations. A discussion of other practical issues follows this section.


Dopamine Agonist Motor Fluctuation Levodopa Dose COMT Inhibitor Antiparkinsonian Medication 
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