European clinical guidelines for Tourette syndrome and other tic disorders—version 2.0. Part IV: deep brain stimulation

  title={European clinical guidelines for Tourette syndrome and other tic disorders—version 2.0. Part IV: deep brain stimulation},
  author={Natalia Szejko and Yulia Worbe and Andreas Hartmann and Veerle Visser-Vandewalle and Linda Ackermans and Christos Ganos and Mauro Porta and Albert F.G. Leentjens and Jan Hinnerk Mehrkens and Daniel Huys and Juan Carlos Baldermann and Jens Kuhn and Carine Karachi and C{\'e}cile Delorme and Thomas Foltynie and Andrea Eugenio Cavanna and Danielle C. Cath and Kirsten R. M{\"u}ller-Vahl},
  journal={European Child \& Adolescent Psychiatry},
  pages={443 - 461}
In 2011 the European Society for the Study of Tourette Syndrome (ESSTS) published its first European clinical guidelines for the treatment of Tourette Syndrome (TS) with part IV on deep brain stimulation (DBS). Here, we present a revised version of these guidelines with updated recommendations based on the current literature covering the last decade as well as a survey among ESSTS experts. Currently, data from the International Tourette DBS Registry and Database, two meta-analyses, and eight… 
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