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Home visits for Parkinson disease–a window into a murky situation

Authors: Indu Subramanian

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Increasingly immobile Parkinson disease (PD) patients may become home-bound or bed-bound, representing a major obstacle to their optimal care. Evidence regarding best practices in this murky situation is scant. The study by Fleisher and colleagues provides new insights into the issues faced by home-bound PD patients, and examines new potential evaluation and treatment approaches to improve their management.

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