Early relapse (ER) transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) in treatment resistant major depression

Early relapse (ER) transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) in treatment resistant major depression
There is interest in using TMS to keep patients with severe relapsing depression as well as possible, once remission has been achieved. This has been conceptualized as ‘maintaining’ the remission. One protocol employs series of 5 TMS sessions over 3 or 5 days, at about monthly intervals. We have suggested this practice is better conceptualized as early relapse (ER) TMS. ... read more
Brain Stimulation Journal FeedBy Saxby Pridmore, Sheila Erger, Marzena Rybak, Erin Kelly, Tamara May