|Movement Disorder Series|
Upcoming Presentation: May 8, 2014 Drug-Induced Parkinsonism
Movement Disorder Series - one hour audio conferences with continuing education credit, sponsored by PADRECC and EES. Designed to provide VHA healthcare professionals with current practice standards and emerging trends in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders.
|Free Patient Education Material|
|The Resource Request Form allows Consortium members to order a bulk supply of FREE layman's educational materials from the PD non-profit community. Simply complete this one form, email or fax to the Coordinating Center, and the materials will be shipped directly to your clinic.|
Notice: When you click on a links provided below, you may be leaving the Department of Veterans Affairs Website. The VA does not endorse and is not responsible for the content of any of the links listed below. Please refer to the VA's official disclaimer at: http://www.va.gov/disclaim.htm
Managing the Complexities of PD: Practical Strategies for the Federal Healthcare Professional
Parkinson's Disease: A Practical Approach to Evaluation & Treatment for the Physical Therapist - this course is available online and provides 6.5 CEU's.
Care of the Movement Disorder Patient with Deep Brain Stimulation "Written by PADRECC nurses for nurses"
Diagnosing and Managing Parkinson's Disease: Practical Strategies for the Federal Healthcare Professional
Movement Disorder Virtual University (MDVU) - a healthcare professional’s source for movement disorder news, resources and educational activities.
Movement Disorder Society an international professional society invested in the research and care of patients with Movement Disorders.
Bunting-Perry, L. K. & Vernon, G.M., Comprehensive Nursing Care for Parkinson’s Disease, ISBN: 0826102379
American Association of Neuroscience Nurses, AANN Core Curriculum for Neuroscience Nursing, Fifth Edition, ISBN: 9780983132
|VA primary care providers or neurologists can refer veterans with movement disorder related issues to a PADRECC or Consortium Center using an inter-facility consult (IFC).
Go to Getting Care
Clinical Indications for the Use of Dopaminergic Functional Imaging
|National VA PD Consortium|
|The Consortium offers peer networking, mentorship, education and training. For VA clinicians with interest and expertise in movement disorders go to membership information
The VA Parkinson Report
A newsletter for the PADRECCs and the National VA PD Consortium.
The Monthly Transmitter
An electronic newsletter for the PADRECCs and National VA PD Consortium.