Treatment Of Cerebellar Motor Dysfunction And Ataxia

Authoring Organization

Publication Month/Year

March 6, 2018

Document Type


External Publication Status


Country of Publication


Document Objectives

To systematically review evidence regarding ataxia treatment.

Inclusion Criteria

Male, Female, Adolescent, Adult, Child, Older adult

Health Care Settings

Ambulatory, Emergency care, Outpatient

Intended Users

Nurse, nurse practitioner, occupational therapist, physical therapist, physician, physician assistant, speech language pathologist


Treatment, Management

Diseases/Conditions (MeSH)

D001259 - Ataxia, D000068079 - Motor Disorders, D019957 - Motor Skills Disorders


cerebellar motor dysfunction, ataxia, Impaired coordination

Source Citation

Comprehensive systematic review summary: Treatment of cerebellar motor dysfunction and ataxia. Report of the Guideline Development, Dissemination, and Implementation Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology. Theresa A. Zesiewicz, George Wilmot, Sheng-Han Kuo, Susan Perlman, Patricia E. Greenstein, Sarah H. Ying, Tetsuo Ashizawa, S.H. Subramony, Jeremy D. Schmahmann, K.P. Figueroa, Hidehiro Mizusawa, Ludger Schöls, Jessica D. Shaw, Richard M. Dubinsky, Melissa J. Armstrong, Gary S. Gronseth, Kelly L. Sullivan. Neurology Mar 2018, 90 (10) 464-471; DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000005055


Number of Source Documents
Literature Search Start Date
June 1, 2012
Literature Search End Date
September 1, 2016