This article summarizes existing literature examining orthopedic interventions for patients with Parkinson disease (PD). It reviews complications and functional outcomes of shoulder, spine, knee, and hip surgeries in PD. Causes of fall-related fractures in PD and the risk of postoperative cognitive decline after orthopedic interventions in PD are also briefly discussed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||9|
|Journal||Clinics in Geriatric Medicine|
|State||Published - Feb 2020|
- Parkinson disease
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Geriatrics and Gerontology