transcranial magnetic stimulation

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transcranial magnetic stimulation

n
(Medicine) the electromagnetic stimulation of areas of the brain, used in studying or treating the effects of strokes. Abbreviation: TMS
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Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation therapy, or TMS, is intended to provide an affordable, side-effect-free treatment for depression instead of the traditional drug therapies, which can have side effects and be costly.
There is hope for these patients with a new treatment option that is also non-evasive and painless called Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Therapy (TMS).
Daily left prefrontal transcranial magnetic stimulation therapy for major depressive disorder: a sham controlled randomized trial.