Please be informed that in some EU countries (Bulgaria, Cyprus, Estonia, France, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Belgium , Netherlands, Slovenia and Spain) medical device advertisement to general public is not permitted. Therefore, if you are accessing this website from one of those countries and you are not a healthcare professional, you need to exit this site immediately, since you would be viewing information that may not be legally allowed under the laws of your country of residence. Should you disregard this warning notice, Boston Scientific declines any liability as to your access to such information. By clicking accept you confirm your understanding and acceptance of the statements of this disclaimer.
The hallmark signs of Parkinson’s disease include movement disorders such as slowness of movement (bradykinesia), inability to move (akinesia), resting tremors, parkinsonian gait and muscle rigidity. Occasionally the disease also causes depression, constipation, speech impairment, sexual dysfunction and dementia. The severity of Parkinson's disease symptoms tend to progress over time.
European Parkinson’s Disease Association (EPDA)
EPDA advocates for the rights and needs of people with PD and their families.