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Brain stimulation prevents anxiety-induced decrease in motor performances

Eurek Alert / 24 Sep 19
Moreover, the performance deterioration was rescued by suppressing brain activity with transcranial magnetic stimulation to the dACC. The findings ... Read More

New UI clinical trial intended to change brain activity of depression with stimulation

The Daily Iowan / 17 Sep 19
The team is using Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation to alter patients' brain activity. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation is a treatment created 30 years ... Read More

Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation May Help Some OCD Patients Who Don’t Respond to Medications or Psychotherapy

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation / 16 Sep 19
Uncontrollable, recurring thoughts and behaviors that characterize obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) are experienced by 2% to 3% of people. Yet standard treatments—exposure therapy and medicines that affect the neurotransmitter serotonin—typically help only about half of those who receive them. Read More

rTMS For Clozapine Refractory Schizophrenia

Psychiatric Times / 13 Sep 19
... respond to clozapine.1 A potential non-pharmacological strategy for clozapine augmentation is repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS). Read More

Map of broken brain networks shows why people lose speech in language-based dementia

Eurek Alert / 02 Sep 19
The map can be used to target those brain regions with therapies, such as transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS), to potentially improve an affected ... Read More

RI study shows magnetic stimulation helps PTSD patients

Providence Journal / 27 Jul 19
PROVIDENCE — A new treatment using a form of so-called transcranial magnetic stimulation shows promise in addressing posttraumatic stress ... Read More