New Guidelines for Tourette Syndrome Treatment Call for Behavioral Therapy Before Medication

by | May 14, 2019

New guidelines meant to help neurologists treat people with Tourette syndrome call for waiting to see whether symptoms get worse and then trying behavioral therapy before resorting to medications.

The guidelines were released Monday in Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN). The AAN’s annual meeting has brought 14,000 people this week to the Convention Center. The group held a news conference Monday to discuss the guidelines, the first for American neurologists. See the full article here.

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