TMS: Developing Measures to Gauge Its Success

Mayo Clinic

“Paul Croarkin, D.O., is researching transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS), a non-invasive technique which sends magnetic pulses into areas of the brain where depression lives. However, he is studying something a bit different, an objective measure to gauge how well the therapy is working. He’s looking for a definitive change, or biomarker, in the brain.”

“The kids and their parents thought it was working well and even preferable to medication.”

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