European clinical guidelines for Tourette syndrome and other tic disorders: summary statement

@article{MllerVahl2021EuropeanCG,
  title={European clinical guidelines for Tourette syndrome and other tic disorders: summary statement},
  author={Kirsten R. M{\"u}ller-Vahl and Natalia Szejko and Cara Verdellen and Veit Roessner and Pieter J. Hoekstra and Andreas Hartmann and Danielle C. Cath},
  journal={European Child \& Adolescent Psychiatry},
  year={2021},
  volume={31},
  pages={377 - 382}
}
In 2011 a working group of the European Society for the Study of Tourette syndrome (ESSTS) developed the first European Guidelines for Tourette syndrome (TS) published in the ECAP journal. After a decade ESSTS now presents updated guidelines, divided into four sections: Part I: assessment, Part II: psychological interventions, Part III: pharmacological treatment and Part IV: deep brain stimulation (DBS). In this paper, we summarise new developments described in the guidelines with respect to… 
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