A randomized controlled study of sequentially applied repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in obsessive-compulsive disorder.

@article{Kang2009ARC,
  title={A randomized controlled study of sequentially applied repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in obsessive-compulsive disorder.},
  author={Jee In Kang and Chan-Hyung Kim and Kee Namkoong and Chang-il Lee and Se Joo Kim},
  journal={The Journal of clinical psychiatry},
  year={2009},
  volume={70 12},
  pages={1645-51}
}
OBJECTIVE The present study investigated possible therapeutic effects and safety of sequentially combined low-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) to the right dorsolateral prefrontal cortex and supplementary motor area in patients with treatment-resistant obsessive-compulsive disorder. METHOD Between February 2007 and January 2008, we carried out a study with a rater-blinded, sham-controlled design in which 20 patients with treatment-resistant obsessive-compulsive… CONTINUE READING