Children with Tic Disorders Show Greater Variability in an Arm-Position-Matching Proprioceptive Task

Nicholas Cothros, Alex Medina, Davide Martino, Sean P. Dukelow, Rachel L. Hawe, Adam Kirton, Christos Ganos, Elaheh Nosratmirshekarlou, Tamara Pringsheim

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)782-784
Number of pages3
JournalMovement Disorders
Issue number3
StatePublished - Dec 7 2020

Bibliographical note

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S.P.D. has worked as a consultant for Prometheus Medical and holds grants from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and Stroke Foundation.

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R.L.H. received a speaker honorarium from the American Society for Neurorehabilitation and has grant funding from Thrasher Research Fund.

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T.P. has received research grant support from the Owerko Centre of Alberta Children's Hospital Research Institute, the Maternal Newborn Child and Youth Strategic Network, and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and works as a consultant to the American Academy of Neurology.

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N.C. has received fellowship funding support from the Parkinson Association of Alberta and received the Young Investigator Award from the Tourette Association of America.

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D.M. has received personal compensation for consultancies for Allergan, Inc.; has sat on the advisory board for Sunovion; has received honoraria from the Movement Disorder Society, Tourette Syndrome Association of America, and Dystonia Medical Research Foundation Canada; has received royalties from Springer‐Verlag; has received grants from the Owerko Centre of Alberta Children's Hospital Research Institute, Canadian Institutes for Health Research for Team Strengthening Workshop (as a coapplicant), fellowship and research support from Parkinson Association of Alberta, research support from Ipsen Corporate, Dystonia Medical Research Foundation Canada, and the Michael P. Smith Family.


  • Tourette syndrome
  • proprioception
  • tics

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