Developing a Novel rTMS Intervention for Transdiagnostic Psychosocial Rehabilitation: A Dose-finding Study
Lisa M. McTeague
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January 2019 -
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High frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) to left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (dlPFC) is FDA-approved for the treatment of major depression. The left dlPFC site typically targeted with rTMS is seated in an area of cortex integral to intact higher order cognition (i.e., executive function). The PI has demonstrated that this left dlPFC region is commonly hypoactivated during cognitive tasks across neuropsychiatric disorders. Accordingly, cognitive improvements have been...