Dysphagia predicts poor outcome in late-stage Parkinson's disease.

Affiliation

Instituto de Medicina Molecular, Lisbon, Portugal; Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal; CNS - Campus Neurológico Sénior, Torres Vedras, Portugal. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Few data exist on the rate of clinical progression for Parkinson's disease (PD) patients who have entered a late stage of the disease.

Keywords

Dementia,Dysphagia,Late stage,Mortality,Parkinson's disease,