Awarded Trial: 01T-091
Repeated Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS)
Secondary Drug Intervention
Duration of Study Period for Each Subject
SANS, HAM-D, WCST, SF-36, CGI.
Fifty-one patients were randomized to receive 10Hz stimulation, 1Hz stimulation or a sham procedure. Patients receiving the 10Hz treatment showed a significant reduction in SANS scores. There was no significant improvement on the Wisconsin Card Sort Test.
Schneider AL1, Schneider TL, Stark H. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) as an augmentation treatment for the negative symptoms of schizophrenia: a 4-week randomized placebo controlled study. Brain Stimul. 2008 Apr;1(2):106-11.
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