Essential Tremor Symptoms and Treatments

Stethoscope representing treatment of Essential Tremor

Proposed working definition of ET

 

 

 

Medically Established Treatments

AAN Guideline Summary for Patients and Their Families:

AAN Evidence-based guideline update: Treatment of essential tremor (2011)

AAN Practice Parameter: Therapies for essential tremor (2005)

Alternative/Naturopathic Treatments

Nutrition and Treatment of Tremors

Herbs and other nutrients to support nervous system health

Association between low ferritin and ET? (Anemia Message Board)

Doctor answers in Comments section to help in understanding of ET

Qigong

Effects of acupuncture, massage, biofeedback, hypnosis on ET

Yoga

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Experimental Treatments

Safety and efficacy of octanoic acid in the treatment of ET

MRI guided focused ultrasound treatment

Other

Study of the effects of ET on balance and/or gait

Study of hearing impairment in essential tremor population

Study of correlation between essential tremor and migraine headache and/or vertigo