Prof K Ray Chaudhuri, head of King’s Parkinson’s Centre of Excellence, collaborated with Dr Annete Hand, a Parkinson’s Nurse Consultant from Northumbria University. They published an article on the British Journal of Neuroscience Nursing titled “The clinical impact of COVID-19 infection on people with Parkinson’s”.
The impact of COVID-19 has been, and continues to be, felt across the world. For some people the risks associated with contracting this virus are greater than others due to underlying health conditions. This article explores the impact of COVID-19 for people with Parkinson’s and how specialist health services are having to change to continue to support this group of patients.