Importance of timely administration of dopaminergic medications to improve Parkinson's patients' clinical outcomes

Katie Turnbull, Kevin Murphy*

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Abstract

This article explores the challenges posed when ensuring the effective management of patients with Parkinson's in the secondary care setting. The evidence base around the appropriate timing and administration of medications is explored and highlights key themes in the literature to support best practice and raise clinical awareness. Failure to follow prescribed treatments for patients with Parkinson's can have significant implications for both patients and nursing care.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)726-729
Number of pages4
JournalBritish Journal of Nursing
Volume32
Issue number15
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 17 Aug 2023

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