Parkinsonian action tremor: interference with object manipulation and lacking levodopa response.

@article{Raethjen2005ParkinsonianAT,
  title={Parkinsonian action tremor: interference with object manipulation and lacking levodopa response.},
  author={Jan Raethjen and Sabine Pohle and Rathinaswamy B. Govindan and Andr{\'e} Morsnowski and Roland Wenzelburger and Guenther Deuschl},
  journal={Experimental neurology},
  year={2005},
  volume={194 1},
  pages={151-60}
}
It has been postulated that Parkinsonian action tremor is distinct from classical resting tremor and that it may contribute to a loss of manual dexterity in Parkinson's disease. We analyzed pinch grip coordination in 20 patients with Parkinson's disease. An object with and without an additional 500 g weight was grasped, lifted and held for a short time with… CONTINUE READING