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    About Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

    About Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

    NeuroStar TMS Therapy is a new treatment cleared by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for patients suffering from depression who have not achieved satisfactory improvement from prior antidepressant treatment. TMS stands for “transcranial magnetic stimulation.” TMS Therapy is a treatment that can be performed in a psychiatrist’s office, under his or her supervision,

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    High Doses of rTMS Rapidly Reduce Suicidal Thoughts

    High doses of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) to the left prefrontal cortex of the brains of suicidal inpatients reduced suicidal thoughts by half after just one day of treatment, according to a study published in Brain Stimulation. Researchers tested the potential acute care treatment for suicidality on veterans in suicidal crisis at the Ralph H.

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