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Prevalence and age of onset of Parkinson's disease in Cardiff: a community based cross sectional study and meta-analysis.

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BACKGROUND: Previous prevalence studies of Parkinson's disease (PD) in the UK have spanned a 40 year period and have predominantly been in the North of the country. These have presented rates by current age but have not examined this by age at disease onset. METHODS: A community based prevalence study was undertaken which attempted to identify all clinically diagnosed cases of PD from primary and secondary care for the city of Cardiff, Wales, UK. A meta-analysis of all past studies in the UK,...

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10.1136/jnnp.2008.162222

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Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry More from this journal
Volume:
80
Issue:
7
Pages:
805-807
Publication date:
2009-07-01
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EISSN:
1468-330X
ISSN:
0022-3050
Language:
English
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418184
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2013-11-16

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