Multidisciplinary Team Management of Atypical Parkinson’s

Event details

9:00am - 4:15pm
£130

London Road Community Hospital, Derby.

London Road
Derby
DE1 2QY
United Kingdom

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52.9153132, -1.4676352

Event Organiser

NCORE (National Centre of Rehabilitation Education)

01332 254679

uhdb.ncore@nhs.net

http://www.ncore.org.uk

Multidisciplinary Team Management of Atypical Parkinson’s

3rd November 2021

Venue: London Road Community Hospital, Derby DE1 2QY.                 

Ref. 2996

Sessions led by Derby Parkinson’s Team

 

This one-day course is recommended for Allied Health Professionals and nurses with an interest in neurological conditions. Therapy management will be addressed and workshops for individual disciplines will form part of the day. Patients will give their perspective of some of these conditions.

 

The aims of the course are:

  • Gain an increased knowledge and understanding of atypical Parkinson’s conditions
  • Understand the overall management of these conditions
  • Understand and know how to implement therapy interventions
  • Have an understanding of how such conditions can impact an individual

 

Multiple System Atrophy (MSA), Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP), Corticobasal Degeneration (CBD) and Lewy Body Dementia (LBD).

 

MSA is a progressive neurological disorder, affecting mobility, balance and autonomic function.

PSP is a progressive neurological disorder, impairment of movement, vision, speech and swallowing.

CBD is a progressive, neurological disorder with impairments in cognition and executive function with upper limb dysfunction and other Parkinson’s features

Lewy Body Dementia is a progressive condition, causing impairments in, spatial awareness and executive function alongside motor features of Parkinson’s.

 

CPD certificate of attendance awarded: 7 hours.

Fee: £130

Limited funded places may be available for AHPs & Nurses working for the NHS within the East Midlands.

01332 254679 | uhdb.ncore@nhs.net | www.ncore.org.uk