Flashcards in Parkinson's Disease Deck (11)
This disease is caused depletion of?
What are the 7 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?