Urinary Problems in Parkinson's Disease

This is a replay from our archives on urinary problems and Parkinson’s. Our panelists discuss how and why Parkinson's causes urinary problems, how this symptom can be managed and ongoing research on the topic.

This is an archived file that took place on Thursday, August 16, 2018.

Title: Urinary Problems in Parkinson's Disease

Duration: 1 hour

Continuing Medical Education Information for Health Care Professionals

MJFF offers Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit for practicing health care professionals for each Third Thursday Webinar. Click the link in the Resource List after viewing the webinar to take the post-test survey and receive your CME credit.

Reviewed for Release: August 16, 2018
Date of Original Release: April 20, 2017
Date Credit Expires: August 16, 2020

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this course, participants should be able to: 

  • Define the autonomic nervous system. 
  • Describe how Parkinson's disease can affect the autonomic nervous system. 
  • Discuss what urinary symptoms Parkinson's disease can cause. 
  • Summarize how Parkinson's urinary symptoms are treated. 
  • Recognize ongoing research in urinary problems and Parkinson's.

Target Audience
This educational activity is designed for primary care physicians, family practice physicians, general medicine physicians, geriatricians, general neurologists, movement disorder specialists and any other health care practitioners who manage patients with Parkinson's disease.

Accreditation
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Oakstone Publishing, LLC and The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research. The Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure
Oakstone Publishing, LLC has assessed conflict of interest with its faculty, authors, editors and any individuals who were in a position to control the content of this CME activity. Any identified relevant conflicts of interest were resolved for fair balance and scientific objectivity of studies utilized in this activity. Oakstone Publishing, LLC's planners, content reviewers, and editorial staff disclose no relevant commercial interests.

Faculty
Dave Iverson
Moderator
No disclosures

Maria De Leon, MD
Person with Parkinson's
No disclosures

Janis Miyasaki, MD, MEd, FRCPC, FAAN
Professor of Medicine, University of Alberta
Research grants: PCORI, Allergan

Jorge Juncos, MD
Associate Professor, Emory University School of Medicine
No disclosures

 

Register

Already Registered?

*Required Fields.

You must have Javascript and Cookies enabled to access this webcast. Click here for Help.

By registering you agree to receive email updates from
The Michael J. Fox Foundation. You can unsubscribe any time.