Promising new hybrid therapy for treatment of tremors

Clinical trials have begun for a therapy that could make a big difference for those living with Parkinson's disease or essential tremor disorder.

London-based Movement Disorders Diagnostic Technologies Inc. (MDDT) has created a first-of-its-kind technology developed from London Movement Disorder Centre research being done at University Hospital.

The non-invasive TremorTek sleeve analyzes biological changes that occur when a patient experiences tremors, instead of using a visual assessment for sometimes very complex movements.

According to the London Movement Disorder Centre, the video below shows the difference the treatment can make in a patient between their first visit and a six-week follow-up appointment.

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