Patients Report Higher Stress, Telemedicine Use Due to COVID-19

Patients Report Higher Stress, Telemedicine Use Due to COVID-19

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Patients Report Higher Stress, Telemedicine Use Due to COVID-19

Expanding telemedicine services and their accessibility could support people with Parkinson’s disease through the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond by addressing unmet needs and economic disparities. These are some of the conclusions of a survey conducted by the Parkinson’s Foundation, in collaboration with Columbia University, that revealed key gaps in patients’ healthcare needs related to stress, anxiety, the loss of physical activity, and socioeconomic disparities, among other factors. At the same time, a strong and possibly long-term…

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