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recognizing dementia

classic clinical signs of parkinson’s disease (PD) include: 1) resting tremor 2) rigidity (or stiffness) 3) postural instability (balance troubles) and 4) bradykinesia (slowed movements, like rising from a chair) – However, nonmotor (i.e. pain, sleep difficulties) and psychological (i.e. apathy, depression, hallucinations) symptoms can also occur. – Dementia can also develop in PD. Epidemiology shows PD associated dementia (PDD)… Read more »