The Singapore Family Physician

Back to issue Vol 48 No. 2 - Geriatric Care 2022

Parkinson’s Disease in the Elderly

Shermyn Neo
Tan Eng King
The Singapore Family Physician Vol 48 No 2 - Geriatric Care 2022
1 March 2022
Parkinson’s disease (PD) is the second most common neurodegenerative disorder globally and its prevalence in Singapore is expected to increase exponentially with our ageing population. Diagnostic and management issues unique to the elderly population will be discussed broadly in this topic review.