The Parkinson's Appeal for Deep Brain Stimulation

RECOMMENDED READING

Living and coping with Parkinson's disease: A self-help guide for patients and their carers 
By Jahanshahi M, Marsden CD
Souvenir Press, Human Horizon Series,
August 1998, 337 pages.

Shake Well Before Use
Read about Tom Isaacs remarkable Coastin' challenge, the highs and lows of walking round Britain, the people, the places and the journey for Parkinson's.
Author: Tom Isaacs
http://www.cureparkinsons.org.uk/Shop/shakewell

Parkinson's Disease: The way forward!
An Integrated Approach including Drugs, Surgery, Nutrition, Bowel & Muscle function, Self-Esteem, Sexuality, Stress control and Carers.
By Dr Geoffrey Leader & Lucille Leader
Publishers: Denor Press

Next To Me: Luck, Leadership & Living with Parkinson's
By David Jones
Publishers: Nicholas Brealey 2005

I'll Hold Your Hand So You Won't Fall Down
A Child's guide to Parkinson's Disease
By Rasheda Ali-Walsh
Publisher: Merit Publishing International

Symptomatic innovation
Parkinson's Disease - reducing symptoms with nutrition and drugs
By Dr Geoffrey Leader & Lucille Leader
Publisher: Denor Press 2006

A comprehensive guide
Living with Parkinson's disease
By Bridget McCall
Publisher: Sheldon Press

Lucky man: A memoir
By Michael J. Fox
Publishers: Ebury Press

Questions and Answers
Parkinson's disease - questions and answers 5th edition
By R Hauser, Kelly E Lyons, Rajesh Pahwa, T Zesiewicz Special Contributor: Lawrence I Golbe
Publisher: Merit Publishing 2006

National Institute of Health and Clinical Excellence guidance on the use of Deep Brain Stimulation for tremor and dystonai
Published 23 August 2006
www.nice.org.uk/page.aspx?o=IP_319

Royal College of Physicians
Parkinson's disease: National clinical guideline for management in primary and secondary care.
www.rcplondon.ac.uk/pubs/brochures/pub_print_PD.htm

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Deep Brain Stimulation for Dystonia
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