Parkinson's patients need more palliative care, study finds

11/29/2012 | MedWire News (U.K.)

Research from King's College London suggests patients with late-stage Parkinson's disease and other motor disorders do not get adequate palliative care services. The study published in PLoS ONE found these patients suffer symptoms of physical and psychological distress similar to late-stage cancer patients and need similar types of palliative services.

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