Chapter 13. Dyskinesia Induced by Levodopa and Dopamine Agonists in Patients with Parkinson's Disease

  1. Stewart A. Factor DO1,
  2. Anthony E. Lang MD2 and
  3. William J. Weiner MD3
  1. John G. Nutt and
  2. Matthew A. Brodsky

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470753217.ch13

Drug Induced Movement Disorders, Second Edition

Drug Induced Movement Disorders, Second Edition

How to Cite

Nutt, J. G. and Brodsky, M. A. (2005) Dyskinesia Induced by Levodopa and Dopamine Agonists in Patients with Parkinson's Disease, in Drug Induced Movement Disorders, Second Edition (eds S. A. Factor, A. E. Lang and W. J. Weiner), Blackwell Publishing Inc., Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470753217.ch13

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Movement Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, Emory University, Atlanta, USA

  2. 2

    Movement Disorders Clinic, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Canada

  3. 3

    Department of Neurology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405126199

Online ISBN: 9780470753217

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Keywords:

  • van woert;
  • oral d-levodopa;
  • clinical features;
  • nodding movements;
  • dyskinesia

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • History

  • Clinical features

  • Epidemiology

  • Pathophysiology

  • Treatment

  • Future trends

  • Acknowledgments