Can 8 months of daily tDCS application slow the cognitive decline in Alzheimer’s disease? A case study.

Can 8 months of daily tDCS application slow the cognitive decline in Alzheimer’s disease? A case study.
Related ArticlesCan 8 months of daily tDCS application slow the cognitive decline in Alzheimer's disease? A case study. Neurocase. 2017 Apr;23(2):146-148 Authors: Bystad M, Rasmussen ID, Grønli O, Aslaksen PM Abstract This case study presents a patient with early-onset Alzheimer`s disease, who applied transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) daily for 8 consecutive months. This was a much higher frequency than previous tDCS studies. Neuropsychological assessments were conducted before the first tDCS session, after 5 months and after 8 months. After 8 months, the patient's immediate recall improved with 39%, whereas delayed recall improved 23%. Overall, the results revealed that patient's cognitive functions were ... read more
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