Does TMS Really Work in Depression?
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 16, Number 11 & 12, November 2018
Michael Posternak, MD
Dr. Posternak has disclosed that he has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) has been FDA-approved for treatment-resistant depression (TRD) since 2008. This non-invasive therapy uses an electromagnetic coil to stimulate electrical activity in the frontal cortex.