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Long term motor complications of levodopa: clinical features, mechanisms, and management strategies
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    Parkinson' disease - multidisciplinary team

    Dear Editor

    I read with interest the review article by Thanvi and Lo on the long term motor complications of levodopa.[1] The authors describe the role of pulsatile stimulation of the post-synaptic dopamine receptors as a possible mechanism for these complications and describe the various strategies currently in use to prevent them. They however fail to acknowledge the role of a multidisciplinary team in the ma...

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