Making Sense of Tourette's

  title={Making Sense of Tourette's},
  author={Steve Olson},
  pages={1390 - 1392}
The causes of this syndrome have long been controversial. Now research is unearthing both genetic and environmental triggers and pointing the way to better treatments. 
Psychological, Pharmaceutical, or Neurosurgical: A Meta-Analysis of Treatments for Tourette's Syndrome
This encyclopedia is divided into four categories: pharmaceutical, psychological, and neurosurgical, which are related to medicine and surgery in different ways.
The genetics of Tourette syndrome
An overview of the genetics of Tourette syndrome is provided and how this knowledge has improved understanding of the possible pathogenic mechanisms of this neurological disorder is highlighted.
Tourette Syndrome; Is It an Annoying Disorder or an Inspiring Companion??!!!
Tourette syndrome (TS) is a hereditary neurobehavioral disorder which starts early during childhood and manifests with a group of motor and one or more vocal tics for a duration of a year at least.
European clinical guidelines for Tourette Syndrome and other tic disorders. Part I: assessment
The first European assessment guidelines of Tourette Syndrome (TS) have been developed and additional specific tools (questionnaires, checklists and neuropsychological tests) are recommended.
Tic disorders: from pathophysiology to treatment
The management of Tourette Syndrome is often complicated by the presence of attention–deficit/hyperactivity disorder, obsessivecompulsive disorder, and other behaviour disorders, and a multimodal treatment is usually indicated.
Tourette syndrome increases risk of bone fractures: a population-based cohort study
The children without both ADHD and OCD were also at a higher risk of fractures, indicating that TS alone increases the risk of fracture, and the effects of comorbidities and antipsychotics were identified.
Should an obsessive–compulsive spectrum grouping of disorders be included in DSM‐V?
The obsessive–compulsive (OC) spectrum has been discussed in the literature for two decades. Proponents of this concept propose that certain disorders characterized by repetitive thoughts and/or
Genetic and clinical analysis of a large Dutch Gilles de la Tourette family
The clinical evaluation of patients and family members in a large Dutch Gilles de la Tourette Syndrome pedigree and the decisions encountered with respect to phenotyping are described and an accurate definition of the Tourette phenotype is discussed.
Impact of Tourette’s Disorder on Parent Reported Stress
We examined the relationship between Tourette’s Disorder (TD) and parent reported stress. About 84 parents of children with TD participated by completing questionnaires assessing parental stress, TD