Poster Session
Issue Date: July 01, 2017
Published Online: August 07, 2017
Updated: June 13, 2018
Living With Parkinson’s Disease: A Jordanian Perspective
Author Affiliations
  • Jordan University of Science and Technology
  • Jordan University of Science and Technology
Article Information
Neurologic Conditions / Parkinson's Disease / Health Services Research and Education
Poster Session   |   July 01, 2017
Living With Parkinson’s Disease: A Jordanian Perspective
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111510191. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO4043
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111510191. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO4043
Abstract

Date Presented 3/31/2017

This study explored the lived experiences of Jordanian persons with Parkinson’s disease, both challenges and adaptations. Some of these challenges and adaptations are rooted within the Jordanian Arabic and Islamic culture. It is highly recommended that therapists be aware of these cultural issues.

Primary Author and Speaker: Mohammad Nazzal

Additional Authors and Speakers: Hanan Khalil