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4305 Teaching Course

Bedside Approach and Management of Autonomic Dysfunction in Parkinson’s Disease and MSA

Wednesday, August 30, 2023
15:00 - 17:00

In this session the faculty will discuss common clinical features of autonomic dysfunction in Parkinson’s disease and MSA, including cardiovascular and thermoregulatory, respiration and sleep dysfunction, neurogenic bladder and bowel dysfunction. There will be presentation on diagnostic tools and management of these autonomic dysfunction in Parkinson’s disease and MSA.

Ron Postuma, Canada
Ruey-Meei Wu, Taiwan

Cardiovascular and Thermoregulation Dysfunction
Aseel AbuRub, Jordan

Respiration and Sleep Dysfunction
Tetsutaro Ozawa, Japan

Neurogenic Bladder and Bowel Dysfunction
Horacio Kaufmann, USA

CSPC Liaison:
Carolyn Sue, Australia

At the conclusion of this session, participants should be better able to:

  1. Evaluate a patient with an autonomic dysfunction in Parkinson’s disease and MSA
  2. Interpret the diagnostic tools used to assess autonomic dysfunction
  3. Manage the most common autonomic symptoms in Parkinson’s disease and MSA

Recommended Audience: Clinician, Researcher / Basic Scientist, Health Professional (non-physician), Fellow / Resident / Student, Industry

Recommended Education Level: Intermediate/Experienced

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