Parkinson's disease is a chronic degenerative neurological disorder caused by the loss of dopamine in the brain. Listen to this session to examine the pathophysiology, causes and symptoms, categories of medications, treatment, and pharmacology of medications.
Contact hours available until 4/2/18.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Faculty, Planners and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Committee: No planning committee member discloses a potential or actual conflict of interest.
Speakers: There are no disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
Accreditation Statement: This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and GAPNA.
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Learning Outcome: Identify signs and symptoms of Parkinson’s disease, identify categories of medications used in treatment of Parkinson’s disease, and outline a basic understanding of the pharmacology of the medications used for Parkinson’s disease.