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Parkinson’s Disease & Psychosis GUIDELINES Pocket Guide

in the Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Setting

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AMDA - The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine

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The Parkinson’s Disease & Psychosis in the Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Setting Pocket Guide is based on the latest guidelines of the American Medical Directors Association and was developed with their collaboration. It contains recommendations for recognition, assessment, diagnosis and treatment of Parkinson’s disease & its related psychosis. Included are a glossary of terms, a checklist for long-term care monitoring, an extensive reference list, additional resources and Medicare Hospice Eligibility Criteria.

  • Spiral-bound
  • 38 Pages
  • 80# Diamond Silk Cover with Satin Aqueous Coating
  • 4.25″ x 7.25″
  • Key Points
  • Glossary
  • Recognition
    • Tables
      • Motor and Non-Motor Features of Parkinson’s Disease
      • Features Suggestive of Atypical Parkinsonism or an Alternate Diagnosis
      • Red Flags: Other Symptoms Not Consistent with the Diagnosis of PD
    • Figure
      • Differential Diagnosis – Parkinsonism
    • Diagnosis
  • Assessment
    • Symptoms and Signs
    • Comorbidities
    • Sudden Decline
  • Treatment
    • Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapy
    • Table: Some Factors that Increase Risk of Falls in People with Parkinson’s Disease
    • Dietary Considerations
    • Additional Considerations
    • Drug Therapies
    • Approach to Pharmacotherapy
      • Chart: Optimal Levodopa Dosing and Blood Levels
    • Misconceptions and Common Questions from People with Parkinson’s
    • On-Demand Motor Pharmacotherapy Options
    • Dyskinesia Treatment
    • Side Effects
    • Surgical Options
    • Table: Motor Pharmacotherapy Options
  • Monitoring
    • Suggested Quality Measures with Proposed Frequency
    • Prognosis/Palliative Care/End-Of-Life Issues
    • Table: Medicare Hospice Eligibility Criteria
  • Parkinson's Disease Dementia and Psychosis
    • Table: Dementia with Lewy Bodies vs. Parkinson’s Disease with Dementia
    • Figures:
      • Differential Diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis
      • Stepwise Process for Treating Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis
      • Assessment
      • Psychosis in People with Parkinson’s Disease
      • Treatment
  • Appendices
    • The Long-Term Care Interval History: Parkinson's Disease
    • LTC Interval History: Parkinson’s Disease Check List
  • References

AMDA -- The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine is the only medical specialty society representing the community of over 50,000 medical directors, physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other practitioners working in the various post-acute and long-term care (PA/LTC) settings.

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