Non-motor Parkinson disease: new concepts and personalised management


This narrative review is based on a PubMed review of original and review articles from 1999 to 2017 as well as specialist society publications and relevant guidelines to formulate an evidence-based overview of the topics, as applied to clinical practice.

Nataliya Titova, K Ray Chaudhuri

1-hour Reading


Learning Outcomes

  1. Lists non-motor symptoms in patients with Parkinson Disease (PD)
  2. Become aware of the NMS burden, total number of NMS in a patient with PD, and how it can be graded
  3. Explain non-motor subtyping
  4. Identify various treatment options for Parkinson Disease (PD)


Non-motor Symptoms (MMS), Parkinson disease (PD), ‘the shaking palsy’, ‘paralysis agitans’, tremor, complex condition, gait abnormalities, stooped posture, sleep dysfunction, delirium, dementia, dysautonomia, motor disorders, non-motor disorders, combination, biomarkers, neuroprotective therapies

Medical Audience
GP, GP Registrar, Specialist, Doctors in Training (DIT), Medical Student, International Medical Graduate, Overseas Trained Doctor, Neurologist


Medical Journal of Australia
Reading: journal; textbook; book; literature review
1h : 0m
MBA: 1h : 0m
Nervous System Diseases

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