A year ago he was diagnosed with progressive supranuclear palsy, which caused Mr Eames to lose almost all of his bodily movement and, during the last weeks of his life, claimed his sight.
What does PSP stand for?
PSP stands for Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
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- Professional Skills Program
- Professional Speaker Program
- Professional/Scholarly Publishing Division (Association of American Publishers)
- Proficiency Sample Program (engineering)
- Profit Sharing Plan
- Program and Support Plan
- Program Segment Prefix
- Program Support Plan
- Programmable Scanner Position
- Programmable Signal Processor
- Project Selection Process (various organizations)
- Project Study Plan
- Proposal Solicitation Package
- Protein Structure Prediction (protein 3D conformation prediction at rest)
- Provide Strategic Planning
- Pseudostatic Selfpotential
- Pseudostatic Spontaneous Potential (energy production)
- Psychological Support Program (International Federation of Red Cross)
- Public Safety Partnership (various locations)
- Public Sector Program (various organizations)
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It is a story about my selfemployed, self-educated, working class, Tory voting dad and his love of opera and about how, when he became ill with Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (losing the ability to walk unaided, to talk, swallow and see properly not to mention dementia), I ended up putting on an opera concert for him with Royal Opera House singers in his living room in a bungalow in Bournemouth.
Bob" McKenney, 76, of Orange, passed away on Sunday, November 18, 2012 at his home after a long battle with Progressive Supranuclear Palsy.
Chapters begin with anatomy and physiology, then address many aspects of Parkinson's disease, including genetics, environmental factors, pathology, imaging, dementia, psychiatric issues, nonmotor aspects, and therapy, and the management of multiple system atrophy, progressive supranuclear palsy, corticobasal ganglionic degeneration, frontotemporal dementia, Huntington's disease, dystonia, and other movement disorders like tremors, restless legs syndrome, and psychogenic movement disorders.
Progressive supranuclear palsy affects less than two people in every 100,000.
Anne suffered progressive supranuclear palsy, and faced the prospect of losing her balance, speech, vision and muscle control.
Turner suffered from progressive supranuclear palsy, a rare degenerative brain disease.