Parkinson's Disease and Aging
Author: Kristina Neu
Course Summary
Infectious diseases can be transmitted from person to person. They can be spread through the air, by contact with blood or other body fluids, by touching contaminated surfaces, or by contact with infected wounds. Microscopic organisms that can cause infection are everywhere in the environment, especially in the healthcare setting. To prevent infections from spreading to other patients, healthcare workers, or the community at large all healthcare workers must understand how bacteria, viruses, and other microorganisms are transmitted. Through understanding and prevention, the transmission of pathogens can be decreased and minimized.
After completing this inservice, the learner will be able to:
  • Identify the basic definition and causes of Parkinson's disease
  • Explain the common signs and symptoms of Parkinson's disease
  • Describe the common treatments for Parkinson's disease
Course Syllabus
  • Introduction
  • The Nervous System and Parkinson’s Disease
  • Cause and Statistics of Parkinson’s Disease
  • Physical Manifestations of Parkinson’s Disease
  • Tests for Motor Signs and Symptoms
  • Progression and Prognosis of Parkinson’s Disease
  • Diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease
  • Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease
  • Caring for Patients With Parkinson’s Disease
Pricing based on number of staff who complete training each month.
Billed Monthly - No long term contracts
No Setup Fees
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