Low-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation to the temporoparietal junction for tinnitus.

@article{Piccirillo2011LowfrequencyRT,
  title={Low-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation to the temporoparietal junction for tinnitus.},
  author={Jay F. Piccirillo and Keith S Garcia and Joyce E Nicklaus and Katherine Pierce and Harold Burton and Andrei G. Vlassenko and Mark S Mintun and Diane Duddy and Dorina Kallogjeri and Edward L. Spitznagel},
  journal={Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery},
  year={2011},
  volume={137 3},
  pages={221-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the effectiveness and safety of low-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) to the temporoparietal junction in a cohort of patients with bothersome tinnitus. DESIGN Crossover, double-blind, randomized clinical trial. SETTING Outpatient academic medical center. PARTICIPANTS Fourteen adults aged 42 to 59 years with subjective, unilateral or bilateral, nonpulsatile tinnitus of 6 months' duration or longer and a score of 38 or greater on the Tinnitus… CONTINUE READING