Essential tremor as a neuropsychiatric disorder.

  title={Essential tremor as a neuropsychiatric disorder.},
  author={Elan Daniel Louis},
  journal={Journal of the neurological sciences},
  volume={289 1-2},
The traditional view of essential (ET) tremor is as a mono-symptomatic condition characterized by action tremor. Over the past decade, researchers have learned that this picture is an over-simplification. First, it is clear that many patients also have other motor manifestations (e.g., ataxic gait). Second, the presence of a variety of non-motor features, both cognitive and psychiatric, is now appreciated. Mild cognitive changes (esp. executive dysfunction) have been documented in several… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS
25 Citations
104 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 25 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 104 references

Association between essential tremor and dementia: population-based study in New York, in press

  • SN S.T.Thawani, E. D. Louis
  • E.D. Louis / Journal of the Neurological Sciences
  • 2010
Highly Influential
8 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…