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5 Item(s) found for:  Neurology Clinic/Med Spec Center 

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Normal pressure hydrocephalus: Causes, symptoms, and treatments   English
Abstract: This handout gives basic information about normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) and the steps involved in receiving treatment at UW Medicine. NPH occurs when the flow of fluid in the brain and spinal cord is blocked in some way. Common symptoms are problems with walking, thinking clearly, and bladder control.
Author: Neurology Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2013
UWMC Dept: Neurology Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 1/2013
Parkinson's disease testing: Important instructions and what to expect   English
Abstract: This handout gives important instructions for patients who are scheduled for a test to assess their symptoms of Parkinson's disease. Included are directions to follow and how to handle medicines the night before and the day of the test, and what to expect during the test.
Author: Neurology Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2010
UWMC Dept: Neurology Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 2/2012
Plasma exchange: Treatment for your condition   English
Abstract: This handout explains how a plasma exchange is done, the risks involved, and what symptoms to watch for and report during the procedure. The patient must sign a consent form before getting this treatment.
Author: Neurology Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2010
UWMC Dept: Neurology Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 6/2010
Understanding Parkinson's disease: Important information for you and your loved ones   English
Abstract: This handout explains the signs, symptoms, and possible treatments of Parkinson's disease. This hypokinetic movement disorder causes a lack of control over body movements.
Author: Neurology Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2012
UWMC Dept: Neurology Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 1/2012
Your visit to the Neurology Clinic   English
Abstract: This brochure explains how to prepare for your visit to the Neurology Clinic at UWMC. It lists records to bring, forms to complete, and offers information about traffic, parking, and registration.
Author: Neurology Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2004
UWMC Dept: Neurology Clinic/Med Spec Center
Revised Date: 4/2006
 
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