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Tremor - red flag symptoms

Tremor - red flag symptoms

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Red flags

Time to Complete

0.5 hours


May 13, 2015


May 13, 2015

Programme Description

The article by Dr Suneeta Kochhar examines the causes of tremor and how to assess and manage this symptom. Key learning points for healthcare professionals include possible causes such as Parkinson's, essential tremor or stroke, clinical evaluation and useful tests.

Educational Objectives

After reading this article the healthcare professional should be better able to:
  • List the likely causes of tremor
  • Make appropriate referrals for patients with sinister symptoms
  • Manage a patient with tremor
  • Faculty

    Activity author
    Dr Suneeta Kochhar
St Leonards
    East Sussex
United Kingdom

    Test author
    Dr Ravi Ramanathan

United Kingdom


    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 0.5 learning credits (0.5 hours learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time and may be exported to the Clarity & RCGP Appraisal Toolkit for GPs.


    Hardware and Software Requirements
    • A computer with an internet connection
    • Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser
    • Additional Software: Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML 5 capable browser maybe required for video or audio playback. PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader may occasionally be required