Parkinson's disease (CG35)
Fast, easy summary view of NICE guidance on 'parkinson's disease'
The NICE clinical guideline on Parkinson's disease covers:
- the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease and checking the diagnosis regularly
- the way people with Parkinson's disease should receive information
- the medicines that can be used
- other ways of helping with symptoms
- how to care for people whose mental health is affected
- the care people with Parkinson's disease should receive at the end of their life
Responsibility for undertaking a review of this guidance at the designated review date has passed to the National Clinical Guidelines Centre for Acute and Chronic Conditions (NCGC-ACC) The National Collaborating Centre for Chronic Conditions is no longer active.
This guidance has been incorporated into the following NICE Pathways, along with other related guidance and products.
Visit the NICE Pathway: parkinson's disease
This page was last updated: 25 March 2014
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