Transcranial magnetic stimulation for the treatment of epilepsy

Ricky Chen, David C. Spencer, Jennifer Pulman

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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows: To evaluate the safety and efficacy of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for the treatment of epilepsy. We will assess the following hypotheses in patients with epilepsy: TMS reduces the frequency of seizures. TMS reduces the epileptiform discharges on electroencephalography. Treatment with TMS is associated with certain adverse effects.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numberCD011025
JournalCochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 1 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmacology (medical)


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