Transcranial magnetic stimulation: a historical evaluation and future prognosis of therapeutically relevant ethical concerns

@article{Horvath2010TranscranialMS,
  title={Transcranial magnetic stimulation: a historical evaluation and future prognosis of therapeutically relevant ethical concerns},
  author={Jared C. Horvath and Jennifer M Perez and Lachlan Forrow and Felipe Fregni and {\'A}lvaro Pascual-Leone},
  journal={Journal of Medical Ethics},
  year={2010},
  volume={37},
  pages={137 - 143}
}
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) is a non-invasive neurostimulatory and neuromodulatory technique increasingly used in clinical and research practices around the world. Historically, the ethical considerations guiding the therapeutic practice of TMS were largely concerned with aspects of subject safety in clinical trials. While safety remains of paramount importance, the recent US Food and Drug Administration approval of the Neuronetics NeuroStar TMS device for the treatment of specific… 
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