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Encore Presentation: MDS-PAS Comprehensive Care in Parkinson's Disease

Length:90 MinutesCME Credits:0Release Date:Jul 01, 2021

Program Description

This is an encore presentation of three lectures from the recent MDS-PAS Comprehensive Care in Parkinson's Disease virtual course presented in June of 2021. These lectures highlight themes on the role of multidisciplinary care in the management of Parkinson's disease. The encore lectures include:

General Overview of Multidisciplinary Care in Parkinson’s Disease - Suketu Khandhar, MD (31 minutes)
Comprehensive Care Models: How do they work? - Carlos Guerra, MD (36 minutes)
Cost of Multispecialty Care - Michael Okun, MD (24 minutes)


Carlos Guerra, MD - PRISMA Neurociencias AC, Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí, México
Suketu M. Khandhar, MD - Kaiser Permanente, Sacramento Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
Michael S. Okun, MD - University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA

Course Purpose

The primary purpose of this course is to provide information on comprehensive care in Parkinson's disease.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, learners will be able to:
1. Summarize basic strategies to design, implement and evaluate multidisciplinary interventions for Parkinson’s disease
2. Adapt the Palliative Care principles for Parkinson’s disease in a multidisciplinary model
3. Analyze and differentiate business and economic tools for sustainability for the comprehensive care model to be implemented in their countries, according to their own necessities and context

Intended Audience

This course is intended for movement disorders specialists, general neurologists and comprehensive care team leaders interested in learning about comprehensive care models.

Hardware and Software Requirements

1. Active Internet connection (DSL or Cable). Dial-up connection will have constant buffering problem.
2. Compatible with Windows PC and MAC (256 MB of RAM or higher)
3. Activity is best viewed on Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome.
4. Adobe Flash Player 12.0 (or higher).
5. Adobe Reader to print certificate.
6. Allow ActiveX controls to run on your computer: If the yellow strip appears on the top of your web browser while running the Webcast, right click on it and select Allow blocked contents to run.
7. Turn the Pop-up blocker off: On the Tools menu, point to Pop-up Blocker, and then click Turn Off Pop-up Blocker

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