Geriatric psychiatrist Laura Marsh, MD, gave a wonderful presentation at last
week’s APDA/NPF Young Onset Parkinson’s Conference on the topic of cognitive
dysfunction in Parkinson’s Disease. The presentation is likely of interest
to those in our Lewy Body Dementia group as well.
Dr. Marsh reviews the prevalence, pathophysiology, clinical characteristics,
and treatment of cognitive dysfunction in PD. She also describes much of the
research into cognitive issues and PD. (Dr. Marsh is the author of much of the
The conference was recorded. You can find the video/audio recording here:
You can find a PDF of Dr. Marsh’s slides here:
I hope you enjoy the presentation as much as I did!