Latest news articles

Added 2 months ago Drug news

Mitsubishi Tanabe initiates Phase III BouNDless study of ND 0612 to treat Parkinson's disease.

Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America announced the initiation of the Phase III BouNDless study investigating the efficacy, safety and tolerability of...

Added 2 months ago Drug news

FDA approves Nourianz for Parkinson’s disease

The FDA has granted approval for Nourianz (istradefylline), from Kyowa Kirin Co, for use as adjunctive treatment to levodopa/carbidopa in...

Added 3 months ago Drug news

Intec Pharma reports top-line phase III trial results of Accordion Pill-Carbidopa/Levodopa inadvanced Parkinson's disease

Intec Pharma Ltd. announces top-line data from the Company's pivotal Phase III trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of the...

Search all news articles for Parkinson's disease
 

Learning Zones

An epgonline.org Learning Zone (LZ) is an area of the site dedicated to providing detailed self-directed medical education about a disease, condition or procedure.

EPNS 2019 Congress Highlights

EPNS 2019 Congress Highlights

The epgonline.org team is creating daily reports from the 13th European Paediatric Neurology Society (EPNS) Congress, held in Athens, Greece from 17th to 21st September 2019, to bring you coverage of cutting-edge science and advances in clinical care across all fields of paediatric neurology. 

Migraine Knowledge Centre

Migraine Knowledge Centre

The Migraine Knowledge Centre features latest research on the prevalence and impact of migraine, the proposed neurological basis of the condition (and how this is being translated into new and exciting drug therapies), as well as current patient care strategies collated from headache organisations worldwide.

Load more

Guidelines

Parkinson’s disease in adults

This guideline covers diagnosing and managing Parkinson's disease in people aged 18 and over. It aims to improve care from the time of diagnosis, including monitoring and managing symptoms...

Added 1 year ago

Urinary incontinence in neurological disease: assessment and management

This guideline covers assessing and managing urinary incontinence in children, young people and adults with neurological disease.

Added 7 years ago

Diagnosis and pharmacological management of Parkinson’s disease

This guideline provides recommendations based on current evidence for best practice in the diagnosis and pharmacological management of Parkinson’s disease.

Added 9 years ago

Search all guidelines for Parkinson's disease
 

Journal articles

Yoga Improves Balance and Low-Back Pain, but Not Anxiety, in People with Parkinson's Disease.

Individuals with Parkinson's disease (PD) experience postural instability, low-back pain (LBP), and anxiety. These symptoms increase the risk of falls and decrease quality of life. Research shows yoga improves balance and decreases...

Added 1 month ago

Exercise increases caudate dopamine release and ventral striatal activation in Parkinson's disease.

Background: The objective of this study was to examine the effects of aerobic exercise on evoked dopamine release and activity of the ventral striatum using positron emission tomography and functional magnetic resonance imaging...

Added 1 month ago

Investigation of the roles of dysbindin-1 and SATB2 in the progression of Parkinson's disease.

Objective: Parkinson's disease is a neurodegenerative disease that typically results in the loss of dopaminergic neurons, especially in an area of the brain known as the substantia nigra. Here, we investigated the roles of two...

Added 1 month ago

Search all journal articles for Parkinson's disease
 

Clinical trials

A Phase 2 Study of CX-8998 in Adults With Tremor Associated With Parkinson's Disease

This is a Phase 2, multicenter, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group study consisting of a screening period of up to 4 weeks, a 4 week randomized double-blind, dose-titration treatment period, followed by a 1 week safety...

Added 1 month ago

A Study to Evaluate the Safety and Tolerability of ABBV-951 in Subjects With Parkinson's Disease (PD)

The purpose of this study is to assess the safety and tolerability of ABBV-951 in subjects with Parkinson's disease (PD).

Added 1 month ago

PROSEEK: A Phase 2 Study In Early Parkinson's Disease Patients Evaluating The Safety And Efficacy Of Abl Tyrosine Kinase Inhibition Using K0706

The study is conducted to evaluate the efficacy, safety and tolerability of two doses of K0706 compared to placebo in subjects with early Parkinson's Disease who are not receiving dopaminergic therapy.

Added 1 month ago

Search all clinical trials for Parkinson's disease
 
Dr Cornelia Meisenberg

Dr Conny Meisenberg is a medical writer at EPG Health. She joined EPG Health in 2019 following 7 years of postdoctoral research in the oncology field.

Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)

What is Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)? Review the causes, treatment and current trials for this uncommon, degenerative disorder.

CME

New Parkinson's drug, SGLT2s as monotherapy: prescribing update June 2016

Accrediting body
MIMS Learning - Monthly Index of Medical Specialities
Credits available
0
Registration required
1
Subscription fee
0

Parkinson's disease: clinical review

Accrediting body
MIMS Learning - Monthly Index of Medical Specialities
Credits available
1
Registration required
1
Subscription fee
0

Parkinson's disease: initial assessment and referral

Accrediting body
Union of European Medical Specialists (via European Accreditation Council for CME)
Credits available
1
Registration required
1
Subscription fee
90
Search all CME for Parkinson's disease