Principles of Parkinson's Neuro Examination – in person and virtually

03 Sep 2021 15:00 - 16:30

Please note that all session and slide content are the views of the Speakers, not the Parkinson’s Academy. The content of the recording is the speaker’s personal opinion at the time of recording. Due to the ever changing situation, advice given at the time of recording is subject to change.

Join Dr Gemma Cummins and Patsy Cotton to discuss the principles behind Neuro examination in Parkinson's both in-person and virtually. How do they differ, what needs to be in place in order to allow optimum outcomes.

  • Attendees will learn about the elements that make a good Neuro Examination and how to use those in person and virtually
  • Attendees will understand the assessment that takes place prioritising patients for in person verses virtual clinics, taking into account patient preference
  • Experts will share the importance of and give advice on how best to record outcome of Examination including info in GP letter that is sent to the patient

CPD accreditation

This webinar has been approved by the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom for 1 category 1 (external) CPD credit(s). Please note that CPD approval does not include satellite symposia sessions. To claim the credit please email events@neurologyacademy.org

Presentation slides – Patsy Cotton


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