Tag: transcranial magnetic stimulation

Transcranial magnetic stimulation may improve accuracy of Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis

Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) may help determine whether a person has Alzheimer’s disease or frontotemporal dementia, according to a preliminary study published in Neurology. “Making the...

First large, placebo-controlled double-blind stody of rTMS for Alzheimer’s receives funding

Funding for clinical trials of a new treatment for Alzheimer’s disease has been announced by the Weston Brain Institute, Toronto, Canada. Zahra Moussavi, Canada...

Transcranial magnetic stimulation provides benefits for phantom limb pain

A new study, published in The Journal of Pain, has shown that transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) administered to the scalp can stimulate the brain...