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Symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis in Half of Parkinson’s Disease Patients

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A 12-Year Population-Based Study of Psychosis in Parkinson’s Disease. Arch Neurolo. 2010; 67(8): 996-1001. https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaneurology/fullarticle/800964

Reference

Title
A 12-Year Population-Based Study of Psychosis in Parkinson’s Disease
Publication
Arch Neurolo
Publication Date
2010
Volume & Issue
Volume 67, Issue 8
Pages
996-1001
URL
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