Flashcards in Parkinson's Disease Deck (11):
This disease is caused depletion of?
What are the signs of Parkinson's disease?
2.)Tremors in hands and feet at rest
5.)Loss of balance
6.)Mask like expression
Is this disease process fast or slow?
What are the 4 nursing intentions?
Neuro assessment and swallowing ability
Safety assist with ambulation
High calorie and; fiber meals,Low protein
What medications are prescribed?
Anti-Parkinson's , Anti-Cholinergics
When taking anti-cholinergics, client should increase _______To avoid_____
What are other 4 side effects of anti-cholinergics?
What medication it will be given to replace dopamine?
Levodopa or carbidopa-levodopa
Do not take dopamine replacement medications with______, as they may cause a hypertensive crisis.
Teach clients taking Parkison drugs to follow a___diet?