Parkinson’s disease (QS164)

 In Clinical Guidelines, Mental Health, NICE guidelines

This NICE quality standard was published in February 2018 and covers the management of Parkinson’s disease in adults.

It makes five quality statements:

  • Point of contact with specialist services
  • Information about impulse control disorders
  • Referal to physiotherapy, occupational therapy, or speech and language therapy
  • Levodopa in hospital or a care home
  • Access to clozapine for treating hallucinations and delusions

For more information please visit the NICE website.

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