Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for the Treatment of Veterans with Alcohol Use Disorders|
Timothy C Durazzo
||Palo Alto, CA
|Congressional District Code:
|| December 2017 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) as a treatment for Veterans with an alcohol use disorder (AUD) to decrease the exceedingly high rate of relapse associated with this condition. At least 60% of those with AUD will experience a major relapse period within 6 months of treatment, irrespective of the intervention (psychosocial and/or pharmacological) employed. Consequently, the high prevalence of AUD and relapse following tr...
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