Electric field estimation in deep transcranial magnetic stimulation

Background: Literature studies [Bersani et al., 2013] showed the ability to treat different neuropsychiatric...

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Modelling of the Electric Field Distribution in Deep Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in the Adolescence, in the Adulthood, and in the Old Age

Background: In the last few years, deep transcranial magnetic stimulation (dTMS) has been used for the...

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Deep TMS of the insula using the H-coil modulates dopamine release: a crossover [11C] PHNO-PET pilot trial in healthy humans

Background: Modulating the function of the insular cortex could be a novel therapeutic strategy to treat...

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Safety and Characterization of a Novel Multi-Channel TMS Stimulator

Background: Stimulator technology has not changed significantly since the early days of TMS. Stimulation...

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Glutamate-Mediated Blood–Brain Barrier Opening: Implications for Neuroprotection and Drug Delivery

Background: The blood brain barrier is a highly selective anatomical and functional interface allowing...

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Comparison of superficial TMS and deep TMS for major depression

Publication & Date:Brain Stimulation 7:19 (2014)
Investigators:A Ginou, Y Roth, A Zangen

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Transcranial magnetic stimulation of deep brain regions: evidence for efficacy of the H-Coil

Background: Standard coils used in research and the clinic for noninvasive magnetic stimulation of the...

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A Coil Design for Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation of Deep Brain Regions

Background: Noninvasive magnetic stimulation of the human central nervous system has been used in research...

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Three-Dimensional Distribution of the Electric Field Induced in the Brain by Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Using Figure-8 and Deep H-Coils

Background: The H-coils are a novel development in transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS), designed...

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Transcranial magnetic stimulation induces increases in extracellular levels of dopamine and glutamate in the nucleus accumbens

Background: Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) is a non-invasive approach used for stimulating...

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Site-Specific Antidepressant Effects of Repeated Subconvulsive Electrical Stimulation: Potential Role of Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor

Background: Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is a very effective treatment for major depression. This...

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Inherited behaviors, BDNF expression and response to treatment in a novel multi factorial rat model for depression

Background: Major depressive disorder (MDD) is a common and devastating mental illness behaviorally...

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Prelimbic Stimulation Ameliorates Depressive-Like Behaviors and Increases Regional BDNF Expression in a Novel Drug-Resistant Animal Model of Depression

Background: Approximately one third of all major depression patients fail to respond to conventional...

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The Role of Medial Prefrontal Cortex in Theory of Mind: A Deep rTMS Study

Background: Neuroimaging studies suggest that the medial prefrontal cortex (mPFC) plays a central role...

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Deep Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for the Treatment of Addiction: Electric Field Distribution Modeling

Background: Deep Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (dTMS) is a neurostimulation technique for deep brain...

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