transcranial magnetic stimulation

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transcranial magnetic stimulation

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(Medicine) the electromagnetic stimulation of areas of the brain, used in studying or treating the effects of strokes. Abbreviation: TMS
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Event-related potentials (ERPs) and repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) technologies have been introduced into the neurophysiological field in recent years [1],[2] and are widely used in the treatment of schizophrenia (SZ),[3] depression,[4] and other mental disorders.
The treatment group received repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) on the left prefrontal dorsolateral cortex (DLPFC), and the control group received placebo treatment.
The right dorsolateral prefrontal cortex is essential in time reproduction: an investigation with repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation.
Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation as an augmentative strategy for treatment-resistant depression, a meta-analysis of randomized, double-blind and sham-controlled study.
A controlled study of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in medication-resistant major depression.
A practical guide to the use of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in the treatment of depression.
Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation is a rapidly developing technique for the investigation of brain function, and several studies have been performed focusing on the use of rTMS to obtain clinical gains in neuropsychiatric diseases, such as major depression, Parkinson's disease, and epilepsy.
Neurobiological mechanisms of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation on the underlying neurocircuitry in unipolar depression.
This form of application is known as Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Magnetic Stimulation which is accepted as a functional variant application of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation.
Psychiatrists and specialists working in biomedical and neuromotor sciences in Europe and the US describe definitions, staging models, and predictors of treatment-resistant depression; a new approach that includes classification as malignant, pernicious, or virulent; genetics; switching antidepressants; the role of atypical antipsychotics; lithium, thyroid hormones, and further augmentation strategies; nonpharmacological interventions like electroconvulsive therapy, repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation, vagus nerve stimulation, deep brain stimulation, and magnetic seizure therapy; and psychotherapy.
Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) in a patient suffering from comorbid depression and panic disorder following a myocardial infarction.