Efficacy of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation using a figure-8-coil or an H1-Coil in treatment of major depressive disorder; A randomized clinical trial Abstract Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) is an evidence-based treatment option for major depressive disorder (MDD). However, comparisons of efficacy between the two FDA-approved protocols of rTMS modalities are lacking. The aim of […]
By: Psychiatric News Using repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) to target a brain region thought to play a role in decision-making and self-control may reduce cravings and substance use in people with alcohol, nicotine, and illicit drug dependence, a meta-analysis in Addiction has found. During treatment with rTMS, electromagnetic coils placed against the scalp deliver […]
Integrative Behavioral Care in Summit, NJ now offers TMS Therapy to treat OCD. BrainsWay OCD – a noninvasive, innovative treatment – is transforming the lives of OCD patients. It offers an effective, safe and non-invasive treatment that uses Deep Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation to treat OCD. The treatment performs magnetic stimulation of frontal brain structures and […]
Clinical Director, Dr. Violina Frenkel, appears on Jersey Matters to discuss how Integrative Behavioral Care in Summit, NJ uses TMS Therapy to treat depression and other mental conditions.
Deep Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation is a cushioned helmet that is placed over a patient’s head and brief magnetic fields are generated. By Alexis Tarrazi, Patch.com SUMMIT, NJ — There are 15 million Americans suffering from clinical depression and nearly half will not respond to or cannot tolerate drug medication, according to the Anxiety and […]
From Scientific American Transcranial magnetic stimulation(TMS) isn’t a new therapy, but it can be an effective last line of defense against this frequently disabling disorder. Depression and antidepressant use are at all-time highs in the year 2017, but for about a third of those affected, depression still doesn’t get better with medication—and for these patients, […]