Review Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation

  title={Review Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation},
  author={Mark S. George},
} ISSN 1473-7175 © 2010 Expert Reviews Ltd 10.1586/ERN.10.95 Transcranial magnetic stimulation Description of the method & devices Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) involves inducing an electrical current within the brain using pulsating magnetic fields, which are generated outside the brain near the scalp. The essential feature is using electricity to generate a rapidly changing electromagnetic field, which in turn produces electrical impulses in the brain. A typical… CONTINUE READING