Chapter 42. Parkinsonism

  1. Robert P. Lisak MD, FAAN, FRCP Parker Webber Chair Professor Chair Neurologist-in-Chief Chief4,5,
  2. Daniel D. Truong MD, FAAN Head6,
  3. William M. Carroll MBBS, MD, FRACP, FRCP(E) Head7 and
  4. Roongroj Bhidayasiri MD, FRCP Director8,9
  1. Bradley J. Robottom MD Movement Disorders Fellow1,
  2. William J. Weiner MD Professor Chairman Director2 and
  3. Lisa M. Shulman MD Associate Professor of Neurology Co-Director3

Published Online: 18 MAY 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444317008.ch42

International Neurology: A Clinical Approach

International Neurology: A Clinical Approach

How to Cite

Robottom, B. J., Weiner, W. J. and Shulman, L. M. (2009) Parkinsonism, in International Neurology: A Clinical Approach (eds R. P. Lisak, D. D. Truong, W. M. Carroll and R. Bhidayasiri), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444317008.ch42

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, USA

  2. 5

    Detroit Medical Center, Harper University Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA

  3. 6

    The Parkinson and Movement Disorder Institute, Memorial Neuroscience Institute, Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center, Fountain Valley, CA, USA

  4. 7

    Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Perth, Australia

  5. 8

    Chulalongkorn Comprehensive Movement Disorders Center, Chulalongkorn University Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand

  6. 9

    University of California at Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Maryland Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Neurology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Maryland Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center, Baltimore, MD, USA

  3. 3

    University of Maryland Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center, Rosalyn Newman Distinguished Scholar in Parkinson's Disease, Department of Neurology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAY 2010
  2. Published Print: 11 SEP 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405157384

Online ISBN: 9781444317008

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Keywords:

  • parkinsonism - tremor, bradykinesia, rigidity, and postural instability;
  • progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) - supranuclear ophthalmoplegia;
  • corticobasal ganglionic degeneration (CBGD) - asymmetric frontoparietal atrophy and neuronal loss;
  • Multiple system atrophy (MSA) - olivopontocerebellar atrophy (OPCA), Shy Drager syndrome (SDS), and striatonigral degeneration (SND);
  • Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) - dementia and parkinsonism;
  • frontotemporal dementia and parkinsonism linked to chromosome 17 (FTDP-17);
  • Parkinsonism-dementia complex of Guam (PDC) - tau protein neurofibrillary tangles

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Parkinsonism

  • Progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP)

  • Corticobasal ganglionic degeneration (CBGD)

  • Multiple system atrophy (MSA)

  • Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB)

  • Frontotemporal dementia and parkinsonism linked to chromosome 17 (FTDP-17)

  • Parkinsonism–dementia complex of Guam (PDC)

  • Vascular parkinsonism

  • Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH)

  • Toxin-induced parkinsonism

  • Infectious and post-infectious parkinsonism

  • Further reading