Treatment of Parkinson Disease

Ali Samii, MD

Professor of Neurology
Co-Director, Movement Disorder Fellowship
School of Medicine
University of Washington

 Learning Objectives


By the end of this lecture, you should be able to:

  • Relate a brief overview of Parkinson disease
  • Describe Pharmacological treatment options in Parkinson disease
  • Discuss deep brain stimulation surgery in Parkinson disease

[From the Spring 2016 Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series, with funding from the Alzheimer’s Supplement to the NW Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Center]