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IETF empowers individuals to regain control of their lives, by providing educational information, treatment options and coping skills.
IETF actively advocates for greater ET awareness and education at every levelófrom health care providers to government officials.
IETF funds scientific research to find more effective treatments and a cure for ET.
IETF has support groups across the globe to provide inspiration and fellowship among those living with ET.
A single voice is seldom heard, but a thousand voices shake the world.
||Healthcare Provider Resources
|The IETF works closely with physicians who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of tremor by offering the following information and services:
Movement Disorders Neurologists
To be listed on the IETF website, please fill out the Request to be Listed formand submit, and then fax your CV to the IETF at 913.341.1296. Submissions are not automatically listed. They must be approved by members of the IETF Medical Advisory Board. If you have questions, contact the IETF at 913.341.3880.
FREE Educational Publications
Please download the following materials to help educate your patients about their essential tremor:
You can also use this form to order materials from the IETF. Although all of our education materials are free for healthcare providers, please consider making a donation to offset shipping and handling costs.
Clinical Differentiation of Essential Tremor and Parkinsonís Disease
Authors: Robert Fekete and Jin Li
Publication Date: 29 Apr 2013
Type: Case report
Journal: Clinical Medicine Insights: Case Reports
Citation: Clinical Medicine Insights: Case Reports 2013:6 67-74
Download the PDF report.
AAN Practice Parameters
Oct 2011 - Updated Guideline on Essential Tremor Published by AAN
An updated evidence-based guideline published by the AAN shows that certain drugs can help improve tremor in people with essential tremor (ET), but not all people with the disorder will be able to tolerate the drugs or find improvement in their symptoms. The guideline was published online ahead of print on October 19, 2011, and in print in the November 8, 2011, issue of Neurology®. http://www.aan.com/go/practice/guidelines
Essential Tremor Scales
Fahn S, Tolosa E, Marin C.
Clinical rating scale for tremor.(PDF)
In Jankovic J, Tolosa E (eds). Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders.
Baltimore-Munich: Urban & Schwarzenberg, 1988:225-234.
Troster AI, Pahwa R, Fields JA, Tanner CM, Lyons KE.
Development and initial validation.(PDF)
Parkinsonism Relat Disord 2005;11:367-373.
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