TITLE

Can magnets ease severe depression?

AUTHOR(S)
Williams, Stephen
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
Newsweek;9/21/1998, Vol. 132 Issue 12, p107
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Mentions a therapy called transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) for the treatment of mental depression. How TMS is different from electroconvulsive therapy (ECT); Part of the brain receiving the current; Results of a study by University of Pennsylvania psychiatrist Martin Szuba; Projection of the therapy's availability.
ACCESSION #
1065702

 

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