In recent years, considerable advances have been made in our knowledge and understanding of Parkinson's disease (PD). In particular, there has been an explosion of information regarding genetic contributions to the etiology of PD and an increased awareness of the importance of the non-motor features of the disease. Theories regarding the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of PD have also been refined, and new treatment modalities and advances implemented. Reflecting these changes, this second edition features new chapters devoted to genetic aspects of PD, non-motor features of the disease, and aspects of the pathophysiology, pathogenesis, and treatment of PD.Although DDC activity has been postulated as a precise indicator of presynaptic nigrostriatal dopaminergic function, KiFD ... In 23 healthy volunteers, there was no age-related decline of k3 values in the cerebral cortex, suggesting that AChE anbsp;...
|Title||:||Parkinson's Disease, Second Edition|
|Author||:||Ronald F. Pfeiffer, Zbigniew K. Wszolek, Manuchair Ebadi|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2012-10-09|