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Themed Therapeutic Plenary Session 1103

Practical Approach to Hyperkinetic Movement Disorders in Outpatient Clinics

Sunday, August 27, 2023
14:30 – 16:30

In this session, the faculty will discuss the clinical pearls of hyperkinetic movement disorders such as chorea, tics and tremor, with emphasis on importance of history taking, bedside neurological examination, and building up a differential diagnosis with formulation of treatment algorithm. 

Joseph Jankovic, USA 
Shivam Mittal, United Arab Emirates 

Practical Approach to Chorea
Pichet Termsarasab, Thailand 

Practical Approach to Tics
Tamara Pringsheim, Canada 

Practical Approach to Tremor 
Franziska Hopfner, Germany 

CSPC Liaison:
Shivam Mittal, United Arab Emirates 

At the conclusion of this session, participants should be better able to: 

  1. Apply clinical knowledge and develop skills to recognize phenomenology of hyperkinetic movement disorders 
  2. Hypothesize the possible etiology and the differential diagnosis of the condition 
  3. Tabulate treatment algorithm including medical and surgical treatments with multidisciplinary team approach 

Recommended Audience:
Clinician, Researcher / Basic Scientist, Health Professional (non-physician), Fellow / Resident / Student 

Education Level:
Beginner/Foundational, Intermediate/ Experienced

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