Bastiaan R Bloem


Affiliation: Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre
Country: The Netherlands


  1. Weerkamp N, Tissingh G, Poels P, Zuidema S, Munneke M, Koopmans R, et al. Diagnostic accuracy of Parkinson's disease and atypical parkinsonism in nursing homes. Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2014;20:1157-60 pubmed publisher
    ..Almost 9% of residents had inadvertently received a diagnosis of parkinsonism. Better recognition of parkinsonism in nursing homes is important, because of the consequences for management and prognosis. ..
  2. Weerkamp N, Tissingh G, Poels P, Zuidema S, Munneke M, Koopmans R, et al. Applause sign in advanced Parkinson's disease. Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2014;20:1268-9 pubmed publisher
    ..A higher degree of frontal lobe involvement explains the presence of the applause sign. ..
  3. Kuzdas Wood D, Fellner L, Premstaller M, Borm C, Bloem B, Kirik D, et al. Overexpression of α-synuclein in oligodendrocytes does not increase susceptibility to focal striatal excitotoxicity. BMC Neurosci. 2015;16:86 pubmed publisher
  4. Bloem B, Stocchi F. Move for change part I: a European survey evaluating the impact of the EPDA Charter for People with Parkinson's disease. Eur J Neurol. 2012;19:402-10 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings can assist healthcare professionals and policy makers in improving the level of care for patients and their families across Europe, and we offer suggestions about how this can be achieved. ..