Patients with newly diagnosed Parkinson disease with a mild phenotype and normal cognition have a mortality rate equivalent to the general population, according to a new Swedish study. However patients with even mild cognitive impairment had a 2.4 times higher rate of death than other patients. The study of 182 patients with parkinsonism (PD) included ...
Movement around survival rates in PD
By Mardi Chapman
9 Nov 2018