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Therapeutic modulation of the brain by electrical, pharmacologic, or combined approaches
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Brainsway launches Deep TMS device in the US

Brainsway launches Deep TMS device in the US | Neuromodulation for Psychiatric Disorders | Scoop.it
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Deep TMS has brought patients with Depression a new hope. Now, after FDA approval, Brainsway is bringing this device to the US Market. 

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Some Addictions May Respond to TMS Treatment

Some Addictions May Respond to TMS Treatment
By Jun Yan . PSYCHIATRIC NEWS

 

Transcranial magnetic stimulation is moving closer to becoming a new treatment for addiction as it appears to decrease cravings for nicotine and alcohol.

 

Among the many promising treatments for addiction that researchers are actively pursuing, transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) may be the most intriguing. TMS may not only potentially suppress cravings for smoking or drinking, but also may reveal brain locations and activities related to addiction.....


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More Evidence Showing Efficacy of TMS for Depression

More Evidence Showing Efficacy of TMS for Depression | Neuromodulation for Psychiatric Disorders | Scoop.it

NARSAD Grantee Linda Carpenter, M.D., is the lead author of a newly published study that demonstrates for the first time that transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) is an effective treatment for depression in real-life clinical practice settings.


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Times Higher Education - Research Intelligence - Citing to win as journals 'game' system

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Brainsway Deep TMS Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation System FDA Cleared to Treat Depression

Brainsway Deep TMS Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation System FDA Cleared to Treat Depression | Neuromodulation for Psychiatric Disorders | Scoop.it
Jerusalem, Israel based Brainsway finally won FDA clearance for its Deep TMS (transcranial magnetic stimulation) to be used for treatment of drug resistant
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This is also in clinical trials for Bipolar Depression, Alzheimer's Disease, and even smoking cessation. There is a TMS Revolution coming, and soon patients will be able to receive treatment for their neuropsychaitric disorders without the worry of the various systemic adverse effects. The future is here!

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Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Proves Effective For Treatment Refractory Depression - BMED Report

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Proves Effective For Treatment Refractory Depression - BMED Report | Neuromodulation for Psychiatric Disorders | Scoop.it

"Previous analysis of the efficacy of TMS has been provided through more than 30 published trials, which yielded generally consistent results supporting the use of TMS to treat depression when medications were not sufficient."

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The Challenges and Promise of Neuroimaging in Psychiatry

The Challenges and Promise of Neuroimaging in Psychiatry | Neuromodulation for Psychiatric Disorders | Scoop.it

Neuroimaging is central to the quest for a biological foundation of psychiatric diagnosis but so far has not yielded clinically relevant biomarkers for mental disorders.


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Discovery Health "Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation: Magnets for Depression"

Transcranial magnetic stimulation magnets for depression may be one option for your health. Learn more about transcranial magnetic stimulation magnets for depression from Discovery Health.
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