Safety and Tolerability of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS)

2014-08-27 03:12:44 | BioPortfolio


Testing safety and tolerability of transcranial direct current stimulation (2 mA, 20 minutes) in four different protocols:

saline-soaked sponges electrode with electrode gel tap-water-soaked sponges tap-water-soaked-sponges + sham stimulation

Outcome measures are tolerability (comfort rating questionnaire), impedances, skin elasticity

Study Design

Observational Model: Case-Only


Best Comfort and Lowest Skin Irritation


Ludwig-Maximilian-University, Dept. of Psychiatry




Ludwig-Maximilians - University of Munich

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:12:44-0400

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