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Pros and Cons of Using TMS for Kids

By: zdavis | August 13th , 2020 | The Carlat Psychiatry Blog| 0 Comment

There’s been some promising research for Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS), but can it be used for treatment-resistant depression in children and adolescents? Here’s a summary of the pros and cons presented in this 2019 article in The Carlat Child Psychiatry Report.   Pros: It seems to work. An open-label trial of TMS for adolesc

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Should You Consider TMS for Kids?

By: jives | October 7th , 2019 | Podcast| 0 Comment

With concerns about both safety and efficacy surrounding antidepressant use in children and adolescents, we are always looking for safe, effective treatments for our patients. Transcranial Stimulation (TMS) has been around for many years, and its use in youth is expanding. In this episode, we examine the evidence of efficacy and potential side effec

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