50 Ways Parkinson's Could Affect You

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iUniverse, Nov 24, 2010 - Health & Fitness - 112 pages
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About The Author

Dr. Abdul Qayyum Rana is a neurologist who specializes in Parkinson's disease and Movement disorders. He is currently the Director of Parkinson's Clinic of Eastern Toronto and Movement Disorders Center, located in Toronto, Canada. Dr. Rana completed his neurology residency training in New Jersey Neuroscience Institute, New Jersey, U.S.A. He then did a fellowship in Parkinson’s disease and Movement disorders at the University of Ottawa, Canada. Dr. Rana is well known for promoting public awareness of Parkinson's disease and Movement disorders. Dr. Rana is also founder of World Parkinson's Education Program. Dr.Rana has written extensively on various aspects of Parkinson's disease and Movement disorders. Some of the books and publications of Dr. Rana are as follows,

Book titles

A Synopsis of Neurological Emergencies

An Aid to Neuro-ophthalmology

An Introduction to Essential Tremor 50 Ways Parkinson's Could Affect You

Educational Brochures

Frequently Asked Questions About Parkinson's disease
This is a series of educational brochures about Parkinson's disease which have been translated in different languages and are used in many countries around the world.

www.parkinsonseducation.org
 

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zena Hassen
This book is self-explanatory and it raises awareness about the Parkinson's disease to the non- medical reader. It has good figures, which helps to understand the terminology of the
Parkinson's disease. This book also gives a strong foundation about the history of this disease.  

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Very well written....Highly informative brochure regarding Parkinson's disease that helps laymen (like me) and scholars alike in understanding the disease as a whole. Dr. Rana performs an in-depth analysis of biological functioning, however, he does not undermine the debilitating social aspects of livelihood. I would certainly recommend it to all. 

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Contents

Speech Articulatory Impediments
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Mood Disorders
5
Cognitive Dysfunction
6
Psychotic Disorders
7
Sleep Disturbances
8
Urogenital Problems
9
Disturbance Of Sensations
10
Pain Sensory Problems
11
Joint Skeletal Deformities
12
Gait Abnormalities
13
Gastrointestinal Problems
14
Ocular Problems
15
Other Symptoms
16
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