If you are between the ages 22 and 68 and have been diagnosed with Depression but medications or other treatments haven't worked, then you may be eligible to participate in a research trial using Deep Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for Major Depressive Disorder
To be eligible for this study, you must
You cannot participate in this treatment if you have any of the following:
There are more inclusion and exclusion criteria not listed here.
This study includes a screening and baseline visit and 44 treatment visits. Treatment visits will occur five times per week for the first four weeks and then two times a week for the remaining 12 weeks. Subjects will be randomized into one of two group: Group 1 will receive rTMS treatment and Group 2 will receive sham treatment.
All visits and treatments are free of charge, and you will be paid for your participation.
For more information call: (310) 206 5133
Dr Alexander Bystritsky, MD, UCLA Anxiety Disorder Program
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