Chapter 22. Therapeutics of Paroxysmal Dyskinesias

  1. Mark Hallett2 and
  2. Werner Poewe3
  1. Shyamal H. Mehta and
  2. Kapil D. Sethi

Published Online: 29 OCT 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713990.ch22

Therapeutics of Parkinson's Disease and Other Movement Disorders

Therapeutics of Parkinson's Disease and Other Movement Disorders

How to Cite

Mehta, S. H. and Sethi, K. D. (2008) Therapeutics of Paroxysmal Dyskinesias, in Therapeutics of Parkinson's Disease and Other Movement Disorders (eds M. Hallett and W. Poewe), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470713990.ch22

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Human Motor Control Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA

  2. 3

    Department of Neurology, Medical University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria

Author Information

  1. Movement Disorders Program, Department of Neurology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 OCT 2008
  2. Published Print: 17 OCT 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470066485

Online ISBN: 9780470713990

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Keywords:

  • paroxysmal;
  • dyskinesias;
  • therapeutics;
  • kinesigenic;
  • non kinesigenic;
  • exercise induced;
  • hypnogenic

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • History of Paroxysmal Dyskinesias

  • Paroxysmal Kinesigenic Dyskinesias (PKD)

  • Paroxysmal Non-Kinesigenic Dyskinesias (PNKD)

  • Paroxysmal Exercise-Induced Dyskinesias (PED)

  • Paroxysmal Hypnogenic Dyskinesia (PHD): A Form of Epilepsy?

  • References