The regulation of cognitive enhancement devices: extending the medical model

@article{Maslen2014TheRO,
  title={The regulation of cognitive enhancement devices: extending the medical model},
  author={Hannah Maslen and Thomas Douglas and Roi Cohen Kadosh and Neil Levy and Julian Savulescu},
  journal={Journal of Law and the Biosciences},
  year={2014},
  volume={1},
  pages={68 - 93}
}
This article presents a model for regulating cognitive enhancement devices (CEDs). Recently, it has become very easy for individuals to purchase devices which directly modulate brain function. For example, transcranial direct current stimulators are increasingly being produced and marketed online as devices for cognitive enhancement. Despite posing risks in a similar way to medical devices, devices that do not make any therapeutic claims do not have to meet anything more than basic product… 
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