Parkinson's Masterclass: Advanced Therapeutics

Be prepared to help counsel and treat patients with middle- to late-stage Parkinson's disease.

Kelvin L. Chou, MD
Kelvin L. Chou, MD
30th Jan 2024 • 1m read

Explore cutting-edge Parkinson’s treatments, including device-assisted and lesioning therapies. From deep brain stimulation to MRI-guided focused ultrasound and levodopa-carbidopa intestinal gel, discover the ideal therapy for each patient. 

Here is what you’ll be able to do after completing this course:

  • Identify patients with PD who have motor fluctuations, including wearing off and dyskinesias.
  • Choose appropriate therapies to treat patients with motor fluctuations.
  • Identify appropriate candidates for device-assisted or lesioning therapies for PD.
  • Determine which device-assisted or lesioning therapy is most appropriate for individual patients.
  • Counsel patients on which symptoms respond to the different device-assisted or lesioning therapies.
  • Address common side effects and complications of device-assisted or lesioning therapies.
  • Describe the common precautions for individuals with deep brain stimulators. 

Learn to discuss therapeutic options, titrate treatments confidently, and navigate potential side effects. Elevate your expertise in Parkinson's care today!

Start the first chapter of our Parkinson's Masterclass: Advanced Therapeutics course for free