Movement Disorders

Cover image for Vol. 31 Issue 4

Edited By: Jose A. Obeso, MD, PhD

Impact Factor: 5.68

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 15/192 (Clinical Neurology)

Online ISSN: 1531-8257


Movement Disorders is a peer-reviewed journal covering all topics of the field - both in clinical and basic science. Subscribers receive supplements on special topics in addition to 14 regular issues of the journal each year.

Movement Disorders publishes:

- Reviews;
- Viewpoints;
- Full Length Articles;
- Historical Reports;
- Brief Reports; and
- Letters

Original manuscripts, such as those that have not yet been published elsewhere except in abstract form, on the diagnosis, therapeutics, pharmacology, biochemistry, physiology, etiology, genetics, and epidemiology of movement disorders, will be considered for publication.

Appropriate topics include the etiology, diagnosis, management, and basic science of:

- Parkinsonism;
- Chorea;
- Tremors;
- Dystonia;
- Myoclonus;
- Tics;
- Tardive;
- Dyskinesia;
- Spasticity; and
- Ataxia

To view the Technical Note by Drs. Jog and Grantier on methods for digital video recording , storage, and communication of movement disorders, click here . This article is available to all readers.

Movement Disorders employs a plagiarism detection system. By submitting your manuscript to this journal you accept that your manuscript may be screened for plagiarism against previously published works.

Authors seeking permission to reproduce data from articles published in Movement Disorders are asked to fill out and return the Permission Request form found on the "For Authors" page of this website.

This Web site Copyright ©2001 John Wiley & Sons, Inc. All rights reserved. Except as authorized in the accompanying statement, no part of Movement Disorders may be reproduced in any form or by any electronic or mechanical means, including information storage and retrieval systems, without the publisher's written permission. Permission to reproduce copies for noncommercial use may be obtained from the CopyrightClearanceCenter, 222 Rosewood Drive, Danvers, MA01923, tel (978) 750-8400, fax (978) 750-4470, .

Movement Disorders is an official journal of the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS).

Society Information

The International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS) is a professional society of 4,500 (+) members composed of clinicians, scientists, and other healthcare professionals, who are interested in Parkinson's disease, related neurodegenerative and neurodevelopmental disorders, hyperkinetic movement disorders, and abnormalities in muscle tone and motor control. Visit for more information.

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