Care for Parkinson’s Disease Patients in Pakistan: A Call for Help during COVID-19 Pandemic

Keywords: Parkinson's Disease, Pakistan, COVID-19, Healthcare, Physical Exercise

Abstract

A commentary regarding Parkinson’s care during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Published
2020-12-28
Section
Correspondence and Commentary