transcranial magnetic stimulation

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transcranial magnetic stimulation

[tranz¦krā·nē·əl mag‚ned·ik ‚stim·yə′lā·shən]
(medicine)
A neurophysiologic technique that stimulates the human brain via magnetic pulses generated by a small electromagnet placed on the scalp.
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Efficacy towards negative symptoms and safety of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation treatment for patients with schizophrenia: A Systematic review (in Chinese).
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Martin JLR, Barbanoj MJ, Schlaeper TE, Thompson E, Pe'rez V, Kulisevsky J (2003) Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for the treatment of depression: Systematic review and meta-analysis.
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