Transcranial direct-current stimulation in ultra-treatment-resistant schizophrenia.

Transcranial direct-current stimulation in ultra-treatment-resistant schizophrenia.
Related ArticlesTranscranial direct-current stimulation in ultra-treatment-resistant schizophrenia. Brain Stimul. 2018 Oct 02;: Authors: Lindenmayer JP, Kulsa MKC, Sultana T, Kaur A, Yang R, Ljuri I, Parker B, Khan A Abstract BACKGROUND: Transcranial direct-current stimulation (tDCS), a non-invasive neurostimulation treatment, has been reported in a number of sham-controlled studies to show significant improvements in treatment-resistant auditory hallucinations in schizophrenia patients, primarily in ambulatory and higher-functioning patients, but little is known of the effects of tDCS on hospitalized, low-functioning inpatients. OBJECTIVE/HYPOTHESIS: The purpose of this study was to examine the efficacy and safety of tDCS for auditory hallucinations in hospitalized ultra-treatment-resistant schizophrenia ... read more
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