Neurostimulation techniques in the treatment of cocaine dependence: A review of the literature.

Neurostimulation techniques in the treatment of cocaine dependence: A review of the literature.
Related ArticlesNeurostimulation techniques in the treatment of cocaine dependence: A review of the literature. Addict Behav. 2018 Jan;76:145-155 Authors: Rachid F Abstract OBJECTIVE: Cocaine use disorder is a very common condition that represents a substantial public health problem, and no effective pharmacological or psychological therapies have been identified to date. Urgent therapeutic alternatives are therefore needed such as neurostimulation techniques. The purpose of this review is to describe and discuss studies that have evaluated the safety and efficacy of these techniques for the treatment of cocaine dependence. METHODS: The electronic literature on repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation, theta-burst stimulation, deep ... read more
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