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Repetitive TMS as a Probe of Mood In Health and Disease

  • Mark S. George (a1) (a2) (a3), Andrew M. Speer (a1), Eric M. Wassermann (a3), Timothy A. Kimbrell (a4), Wendol A. William (a5), Charles H. Kellner (a1), S. Craig Risch (a1), Laurie Stallings (a2) and Robert M. Post (a4)...


Recent advances in functional neuroimaging (including positron emission tomography, single-photon emission tomography, and fast magnetic resonance imaging) have allowed better understanding of the brain regions involved in regulating normal and pathological moods. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) has the ability to stimulate or temporarily impair brain regions, which makes it a powerful tool for directly testing theories of the neurologic basis of mood regulation.



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Repetitive TMS as a Probe of Mood In Health and Disease

  • Mark S. George (a1) (a2) (a3), Andrew M. Speer (a1), Eric M. Wassermann (a3), Timothy A. Kimbrell (a4), Wendol A. William (a5), Charles H. Kellner (a1), S. Craig Risch (a1), Laurie Stallings (a2) and Robert M. Post (a4)...


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