A clinical trial with combined transcranial direct current stimulation and alcohol approach bias retraining.

A clinical trial with combined transcranial direct current stimulation and alcohol approach bias retraining.
Related ArticlesA clinical trial with combined transcranial direct current stimulation and alcohol approach bias retraining. Addict Biol. 2017 Nov;22(6):1632-1640 Authors: den Uyl TE, Gladwin TE, Rinck M, Lindenmeyer J, Wiers RW Abstract Two studies showed an improvement in clinical outcomes after alcohol approach bias retraining, a form of Cognitive Bias Modification (CBM). We investigated whether transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) could enhance effects of CBM. TDCS is a neuromodulation technique that can increase neuroplasticity and has previously been found to reduce craving. One hundred alcohol-dependent inpatients (91 used for analysis) were randomized into three experimental groups in a double-blind ... read more
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