Intervention Review

Physiotherapy versus placebo or no intervention in Parkinson's disease

  1. Claire L Tomlinson1,*,
  2. Smitaa Patel1,
  3. Charmaine Meek2,
  4. Clare P Herd3,
  5. Carl E Clarke3,
  6. Rebecca Stowe1,
  7. Laila Shah1,
  8. Catherine M Sackley4,
  9. Katherine HO Deane5,
  10. Keith Wheatley6,
  11. Natalie Ives1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Movement Disorders Group

Published Online: 10 SEP 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 31 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002817.pub4

How to Cite

Tomlinson CL, Patel S, Meek C, Herd CP, Clarke CE, Stowe R, Shah L, Sackley CM, Deane KHO, Wheatley K, Ives N. Physiotherapy versus placebo or no intervention in Parkinson's disease. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 9. Art. No.: CD002817. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002817.pub4.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Birmingham, Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit, Birmingham, UK

  2. 2

    University of Birmingham, Primary Care Clinical Sciences, Birmingham, UK

  3. 3

    College of Medical and Dental Sciences, School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Birmingham, UK

  4. 4

    University of East Anglia, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Norwich, UK

  5. 5

    University of East Anglia, Edith Cavell Building, Norwich, UK

  6. 6

    University of Birmingham, Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit, School of Cancer Sciences, Birmingham, UK

*Claire L Tomlinson, Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit, University of Birmingham, Robert Aitken Institute, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 10 SEP 2013


Options for accessing this content:

  • If you have access to this content through a society membership, please first log in to your society website.
  • Login via other institutional login options
  • You can purchase online access to this Article for a 24-hour period (price varies by title)
    • If you already have a Wiley Online Library or Wiley InterScience user account: login above and proceed to purchase the article.
    • New Users: Please register, then proceed to purchase the article.

Type your institution's name in the box below. If your institution is a Wiley customer, it will appear in the list of suggested institutions and you will be able to log in to access content. Some users may also log in directly via OpenAthens.

Please note that there are currently a number of duplicate entries in the list of institutions. We are actively working on fixing this issue and apologize for any inconvenience caused.

Please register to:

  • Save publications, articles and searches
  • Get email alerts
  • Get all the benefits mentioned below!

Register now >

Patient Access

Patients and/or caregivers may access this content for use in relation to their own personal healthcare or that of a family member only. Terms and conditions will apply.