Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation

Known as: tDCS 
A technique of brain electric stimulation therapy which uses constant, low current delivered via ELECTRODES placed on various locations on the scalp.
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND In recent years, many studies have evaluated the effects of noninvasive brain stimulation (NIBS) techniques for the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) is a technique that has been intensively investigated in the past decade as this… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) is able to generate a long-term increase or decrease in the neuronal excitability… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Distributions of current produced by transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) in humans were predicted by a finite-element… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVES Interest in transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) in clinical practice has been growing, however, the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Cortical excitability changes induced by tDCS and revealed by TMS, are increasingly being used as an index of neuronal plasticity… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE To investigate the spatial distribution of the magnitude and direction of the current density in the human head during… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Various forms of brain stimulation appear to be effective in the treatment of depression. Eletroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Recovery of function after a stroke is determined by a balance of activity in the neural network involving both the affected and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In humans, weak transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) modulates excitability in the motor, visual, and prefrontal cortex… (More)
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