Using Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) to Improve Post-Stroke Aphasia

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Phase 2 Results N/A

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Publications

  • Zaghi S, Acar M, Hultgren B, Boggio PS, Fregni F. Noninvasive brain stimulation with low-intensity electrical currents: putative mechanisms of action for direct and alternating current stimulation. Neuroscientist. 2010 Jun;16(3):285-307. Epub 2009 Dec 29. Review. PubMed Pubmed ID:20040569
  • Schlaug G, Marchina S, Wan CY. The use of non-invasive brain stimulation techniques to facilitate recovery from post-stroke aphasia. Neuropsychol Rev. 2011 Sep;21(3):288-301. Epub 2011 Aug 14. Review. PubMed Pubmed ID:21842404
  • Fridriksson J, Richardson JD, Baker JM, Rorden C. Transcranial direct current stimulation improves naming reaction time in fluent aphasia: a double-blind, sham-controlled study. Stroke. 2011 Mar;42(3):819-21. Epub 2011 Jan 13. PubMed Pubmed ID:21233468

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