Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS): A Promising Treatment for Major Depressive Disorder?

Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS): A Promising Treatment for Major Depressive Disorder?
Related ArticlesTranscranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS): A Promising Treatment for Major Depressive Disorder? Brain Sci. 2018 May 06;8(5): Authors: Bennabi D, Haffen E Abstract Background: Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) opens new perspectives in the treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD), because of its ability to modulate cortical excitability and induce long-lasting effects. The aim of this review is to summarize the current status of knowledge regarding tDCS application in MDD. Methods: In this review, we searched for articles published in PubMed/MEDLINE from the earliest available date to February 2018 that explored clinical and cognitive effects of tDCS in MDD. ... read more
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