Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Targeting Functional Improvement in rTMS Therapy|
Allyson C. Rosen
||Palo Alto, CA
|Congressional District Code:
|| May 2019 -
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|Total Award Amount
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Depressed patients inadequately responsive to medication and psychotherapy often live with serious difficulties in psychosocial functioning; thus, repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) is an important, alternative, FDA approved therapy. During typical rTMS therapy, clinicians place a stimulation coil on the patient's scalp that focally modulates the underlying cortical areas. The left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex region (DLPFC) is the most established target for treating depressi...
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