PARKINSON'S DISEASE
The Way Forward!

ISBN: 0 9526056 8 6     (Denor Press)

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Dr Geoffrey Leader
MB ChB FRCA
Lucille Leader
Dip ION MBANT NTCC
Professor Aroldo Rossi
Professor Lia Rossi Prosperi
Professor Leslie J Findley
OLJ TD MD FRCP FACP MRCS DCH
Dr Michael Perring
MA MB BChir FCP(SA) DPM
Dr Donald Grosset
BSc (Honours) MB ChB MD FRCP
Dr Douglas MacMahon
MB MS LRCP MRCS MRCP FRCP
Tipu Aziz
MD FRCS
Dr David Shlugman
MB ChB FRCA
Dr Ralph Gregory
FRCP
Carole Joint
RGN
Dr Anna Turner
BA(Hons) DClinPsy
Dr David Perlmutter
MD
Dr Dieter Volc
MD
Dr Rodney Adeniyi-Jones
LRCP & SI MRCP (UK)
Dr John McLaren-Howard
DSc FACN
Dr Monika Birkmayer
Dr Christian Thuile
David Bell
FPodA DPM FAAAS DipChOrth DPodM
Helen Kimber
BSc(Hons) PGCE ECNP
John Bird
DO
Pam Stanbridge
MCSP Grad DipPhys SRP
Adrienne Golembo
Dip Mass DWR GICFFI Dip AromIPTI
Catherine Burley
MSc PGCE BSc AFBPS
Carolyn Noble
RGN
S. Christine Glover
MRCSLT
Vera Diamond
Dip AT MBAS MISSD
Ruth Robbins
Esther Roos-Lohner
Dip Phys
Dr Jack Levenson
LDS RCS(Edin)

About the Authors

Dr Geoffrey Leader MB ChB FRCA

Dr Geoffrey Leader, a graduate of the Royal College of Anaesthetists in London, is a Consultant Anaesthesiologist and Medical Director of The London Pain Relief and Nutritional Support Clinic at The Highgate Hospital in London. He is a leading pioneer in the multi-disciplinary management of chronic illness. The special interest of his Clinic is the optimisation of functional health in people with Parkinson's Disease.

Dr Geoffrey Leader has held senior academic posts internationally. In the UK his last appointment was Chairman of the Anaesthetic Department, Head of Intensive Care and Pain Clinic at Newham General Hospital, London and Senior Lecturer and Honorary Senior Consultant at The Royal London Hospital Medical College. In South Africa he held academic appointments at Natal and Witwatersrand Universities and in The Netherlands at The University of Erasmus.

He is co-author and editor of these successful books:

Dr Geoffrey Leader is particularly interested in the intravenous nutritional support of patients with Parkinson's Disease as well as the specialised details of their management during anaesthesia and sedation and the patient's detoxification from anaesthetic drugs. He has presented papers on anaesthetic subjects at international congresses and has published in prestigious anaesthetic journals. Parkinson's Disease Congress presentations include:

  • "The Intravenous Aspects of Nutritional Support in Parkinson's Disease" at the Parkinson's Disease Congress for Nutrition and Sexuality in Vienna in 1999.
  • "Nutritional Therapy and Cellular Environment in Parkinson's Disease" at the ground-breaking Parkinson's symposium "Meeting of the Minds" in the USA in 2004.
  • "Specialized Nutritional Management in Parkinson's Disease" at the 5th Multi-disciplinary Conference of the European Parkinson's Disease Association (EPDA) in Lisbon, 2004 www.epdaconferences.org

He was honoured in the United States with a Quality of Life Award for Parkinson's in 2004.

Dr Geoffrey Leader is a Fellow of both the Royal College of Anaesthetists and The Royal Society of Medicine in the United Kingdom.

E. mail: denorgroup@gmail.co.uk

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