Orthopedic Care of Patients with Parkinson Disease

Marian Livingston Dale

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Abstract

This article summarizes existing literature examining orthopedic interventions for patients with Parkinson disease (PD). It reviews complications and functional outcomes of shoulder, spine, knee, and hip surgeries in PD. Causes of fall-related fractures in PD and the risk of postoperative cognitive decline after orthopedic interventions in PD are also briefly discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalClinics in Geriatric Medicine
DOIs
StateAccepted/In press - Jan 1 2019

Keywords

  • Hip
  • Knee
  • Orthopedics
  • Parkinson disease
  • Shoulder
  • Spine
  • Surgery

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Geriatrics and Gerontology

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