Open Access Research Article

Cognitive and Emotional Symptoms in Patients with Parkinson’s Disease

Julio López Argüelles*1, Lic Aleima B Rodriguez Carbajal1 and Dra Leydi M Sosa Aguila2

1Department of Neurology, University Hospital Gustavo Aldereguía Lima, Cuba

2Department of Neurology, University Hospital Gustavo Aldereguía Lima, Cuba

Corresponding Author

Received Date: October 02, 2019;  Published Date: October 14, 2019


Parkinson’s disease is the second most frequent degenerative disease of the central nervous system, characterized, by medicine, for a long time as an eminently motor disease. Parkinson’s disease also has non-motor symptoms such as emotional and cognitive disorders, associating the cognitive deterioration that can arrive at dementia. Objective: describe the principal cognitive and emotional symptoms of the patients with Parkinson’s disease. Parkinson’s disease has stopped being recognized as a motor disease exclusively; in addition get involved emotional and cognitive alterations that can be presented in isolation or multiple, with a performance that extends from the normalcy up to dementia.

Keywords:Parkinson’s disease; Dementia; Emotional; Depression; Cognitive

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