Caring for Patients with Parkinson's in Long-Term Care
August 18, 2014•15 min
Hosted by: Eric Tangalos
Guest: Herbert Sier
What are some of the unique issues related to patients with Parkinson's in long-term care, and how can all long-term care team members assess and manage the condition? Dr. Herbert Sier, associate chief of geriatrics and assistant professor of medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and vice president of medical affairs at the nonprofit community organization, CJE Senior Life, in Chicago, Illinois, joins host Dr. Eric Tangalos to discuss ways physicians can preserve and improve mobility for Parkinson's patients, while providing for appropriate psychological care as well. Hosted by Dr. Eric Tangalos.