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From medications to surgery: advances in the treatment of motor complications in Parkinson’s disease

Authors: Kanae Jennifer Nagao MBBS (Hons), FRACP, Neepa J Patel MD

This review provides an overview of the pharmacologic and surgical therapies currently available and under investigation for the treatment of motor fluctuations and dyskinesia in Parkinson’s disease.


Use of botulinum toxin for movement disorders

Authors: Carlos Henrique Ferreira Camargo MD, MSc, PhD, Hélio Afonso Ghizoni Teive MD, MSc, PhD

The aim of this review is to present the new and well-established uses of botulinum toxin for movement disorders.


The therapeutic role of minocycline in Parkinson’s disease

Authors: Seyda Cankaya MD, Baris Cankaya MD, Ulkan Kilic PhD, Ertugrul Kilic PhD, Burak Yulug MD

This review summarizes the preclinical and clinical findings suggesting the neuroprotective role of minocycline in Parkinson’s disease.