Catherine Dotchin

Summary

Affiliation: Tyne and Wear
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Autonomic function in a prevalent Tanzanian population with Parkinson's disease and its relationship to disease duration and 5-year mortality
    Eric Aris
    Department of Internal Medicine, Muhimbili University College of Health Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    BMC Res Notes 6:535. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint The challenge of Parkinson's disease management in Africa
    C L Dotchin
    Department of Medicine, North Tyneside District General Hospital, UK
    Age Ageing 36:122-7. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of essential tremor in rural northern Tanzania
    C L Dotchin
    Department of Medicine, North Tyneside District General Hospital, North Shields, Tyne and Wear, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:1107-9. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of Parkinson's disease in rural Tanzania
    Catherine Dotchin
    North Tyneside District General Hospital, Rake Lane, North Shields, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
    Mov Disord 23:1567-672. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of disability in older people in Hai, Tanzania
    Felicity Dewhurst
    Department of Medicine, Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, North Tyneside General Hospital, Rake Lane, North Shields, Tyne and Wear NE29 8NH, UK
    Age Ageing 41:517-23. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Maximising the value from the elective experience: post-elective workshops
    Rachel Evans
    Newcastle University Medical School, UKNewcastle University Medical School and Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, North Shields, UK
    Clin Teach 10:362-7. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint The management of Parkinson's disease in sub-Saharan Africa
    Catherine Dotchin
    Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, Department of Elderly Medicine, North Tyneside General Hospital, Rake Lane, North Shields, NE29 8NH, UK
    Expert Rev Neurother 12:661-6. 2012

Collaborators

  • R W Walker
  • Eric Aris
  • Rachel Evans
  • Felicity Dewhurst
  • Golda Orega
  • Anna R Longdon
  • Matthew J Dewhurst
  • Stella Maria Paddick
  • Paul Chaote
  • William K Gray
  • William Howlett

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Autonomic function in a prevalent Tanzanian population with Parkinson's disease and its relationship to disease duration and 5-year mortality
    Eric Aris
    Department of Internal Medicine, Muhimbili University College of Health Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    BMC Res Notes 6:535. 2013
    ..We report autonomic function test results in a prevalent, largely untreated, Tanzanian population of PD patients, at different disease stages and investigate the relationship between autonomic dysfunction and mortality...
  2. ncbi request reprint The challenge of Parkinson's disease management in Africa
    C L Dotchin
    Department of Medicine, North Tyneside District General Hospital, UK
    Age Ageing 36:122-7. 2007
    ..We have reviewed previous literature on PD in Africa and illustrate our personal experience of PD and its management in Africa with three cases...
  3. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of essential tremor in rural northern Tanzania
    C L Dotchin
    Department of Medicine, North Tyneside District General Hospital, North Shields, Tyne and Wear, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:1107-9. 2008
    ..Estimates of the prevalence of essential tremor (ET) vary widely but there are few existing data on the prevalence of ET in sub-Saharan Africa...
  4. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of Parkinson's disease in rural Tanzania
    Catherine Dotchin
    North Tyneside District General Hospital, Rake Lane, North Shields, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
    Mov Disord 23:1567-672. 2008
    ..Many PD patients in SSA may never be diagnosed or treated, with consequent reduction in their life expectancy and quality of life. With the world population ageing PD is predicted to become an increasing problem...
  5. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of disability in older people in Hai, Tanzania
    Felicity Dewhurst
    Department of Medicine, Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, North Tyneside General Hospital, Rake Lane, North Shields, Tyne and Wear NE29 8NH, UK
    Age Ageing 41:517-23. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to accurately document the prevalence of disability in those aged 70 years and over in a community-based setting in sub-Saharan Africa...
  6. ncbi request reprint Maximising the value from the elective experience: post-elective workshops
    Rachel Evans
    Newcastle University Medical School, UKNewcastle University Medical School and Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, North Shields, UK
    Clin Teach 10:362-7. 2013
    ..However, their explicit educational value is unclear, and is often lost because of inadequate preparation and review procedures...
  7. ncbi request reprint The management of Parkinson's disease in sub-Saharan Africa
    Catherine Dotchin
    Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, Department of Elderly Medicine, North Tyneside General Hospital, Rake Lane, North Shields, NE29 8NH, UK
    Expert Rev Neurother 12:661-6. 2012
    ..Awareness raising and training will be to no avail, unless the problem of an affordable, reliable supply of drug treatment can be tackled...