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Statement on Implantable Electronic Devices 

Electronic implantable devices like deep brain stimulators are used in the surgical management of patients with Parkinson’s Disease and Dystonia. These devices are powered by lithium batteries, which have the potential to explode during incineration and may cause harm to personnel and damage in incinerators. The Movement Disorders Society of the Philippines (MDSP) recommends the […]

Frequently Asked Questions in Parkinson’s Disease during the ECQ for COVID 

1.Are the people with PD more at risk for developing COVID 19? Those living with PD, regardless of age, are in a “high-risk group” mostly due to the motor symptoms they exhibit. Research findings show that COVID19 tends to be more severe in the elderly and those with chronic disease. Currently, there is no evidence […]



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Philippines

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