Transcranial magnetic stimulation

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Transcranial magnetic stimulation or TMS is a way of using magnetic fields to stimulate nerve cells in the brain without the need for drugs, and without inserting anything into the brain.[1]

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TMS is typically used for depression, when conventional treatments have not worked.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Transcranial magnetic stimulation". Mayo Clinic. Retrieved March 26, 2021.

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