Using transcranial direct current stimulation to treat symptoms in mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease.

Using transcranial direct current stimulation to treat symptoms in mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease.
Related ArticlesUsing transcranial direct current stimulation to treat symptoms in mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease. Neurodegener Dis Manag. 2017 Oct;7(5):317-329 Authors: Liu CS, Rau A, Gallagher D, Rajji TK, Lanctôt KL, Herrmann N Abstract Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) has recently been investigated as a potential nonpharmacological treatment for individuals with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and Alzheimer's disease (AD). A comprehensive literature search was performed on tDCS studies published until March 2017 using MEDLINE, Embase and PsychINFO databases. 12 articles with a total of 202 MCI or AD participants were included. Although ten of the 12 studies demonstrated positive ... read more
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