Treatment Of Tics In People With Tourette Syndrome And Chronic Tic

Authoring Organization

Endorsing Organization

Publication Month/Year

May 1, 2019

Last Updated Month/Year

June 12, 2023

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Document Objectives

To systematically evaluate the efficacy of treatments for tics and the risks associated with their use, and to make recommendations on when clinicians and patients should treat tics and how clinicians and patients should choose between evidence-based treatment options.

Inclusion Criteria

Female, Male, Adolescent, Adult, Child

Health Care Settings

Ambulatory, Outpatient

Intended Users

Occupational therapist, nurse, nurse practitioner, physician, physician assistant


Management, Treatment

Diseases/Conditions (MeSH)

D005879 - Tourette Syndrome


Tourette’s disorder, chronic tic disorders, movement disorder, tic

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