LFA #99978 Chart - Understanding Parkinson's Disease.
Defines Parkinsons Disease (PD) and illustrates the brain in various views. Describes and illustrates common signs and symptoms. Also lists related symptoms such as decreased/loss of sense of smell, depression, sleep problems, etc. Lists causes and risk factors. Describes various management and treatment options such as medications, surgery and therapy. Shows an electrode brain implant on a figure with a mask-like expression. Explains the involvement of the brain with body movement and shows a figure with a tremor impulse coming from the brain down the arm. Shows the role of neurotransmitters and describes the steps from a neuron receiving a message to post-message release of dopamine. Each chart's size is 20" W by 26" H.
All LFA Charts and Posters are designed to a) Provide just the right level of detail, b) At-a-glance format, c) Striking colorful images, d) Enlarged view of key organs or structures, e) Comprehensive and anatomically/medically accurate.Plastic laminate, 20" x 26" offers flexibility, durability and attractive appearance for medical professionals, patients, students and other specialists. Complete with metal eyelets at top cornors for hanging or portable stand display. "Write-on, wipe-off" surface is perfect for classrooms and professional offices.Shipped in mailing tube. Note: Many charts and posters also available in Spanish (-SP) to meet the needs of an expanding Spanish-language population and for improved communication.