Does transcranial magnetic stimulation improve the motor symptoms of Parkinson disease?

@article{Tsuji2003DoesTM,
  title={Does transcranial magnetic stimulation improve the motor symptoms of Parkinson disease?},
  author={Sadatoshi Tsuji and Naoki Akamatsu},
  journal={Journal of Neurology},
  year={2003},
  volume={250},
  pages={iii47-iii50}
}
Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) has been used as a potential therapeutic tool in various neurological and psychiatric disorders. We reviewed the effects of rTMS as a treatment of Parkinson disease in this paper. The existing reports have been conflicting regarding the efficacy of the rTMS in PD. The controversy arises from the differences of the stimulation parameters and evaluation methods of the effects in those studies. Furthermore, placebo effects are common in trials of… CONTINUE READING
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