Transcutaneous vagus and trigeminal nerve stimulation for neuropsychiatric disorders: a systematic review.

@article{Shiozawa2014TranscutaneousVA,
  title={Transcutaneous vagus and trigeminal nerve stimulation for neuropsychiatric disorders: a systematic review.},
  author={Pedro Shiozawa and Mailu Enokibara da Silva and Thais Cristina de Carvalho and Quirino Cordeiro and Andr{\'e} Russowsky Brunoni and Felipe Fregni},
  journal={Arquivos de neuro-psiquiatria},
  year={2014},
  volume={72 7},
  pages={542-7}
}
UNLABELLED We reviewed trigeminal nerve stimulation (TNS) and transcutaneous vagus nerve stimulation (tVNS). All techniques have shown preliminary promising results, although the results are mixed. METHOD We performed a systematic review of the Medline and Embase databases, with no constraint to dates, through June 2013. The keywords were [(1) trigeminal nerve stimulation OR (2) cranial nerve OR (3) trigemin* OR (4) transcutaneous VNS OR (5) transcutaneous cranial nerve stimulation] and (6… CONTINUE READING