Selected publications

The effects of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in the treatment of depression

Paul B Fitzgerald, Zafiris J Daskalakis  (2011)

One of the first review articles on the rTMS method in the treatment of depression. Details the results of various studies on the use of high-frequency stimulation applied to the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex area.  

The expanding evidence base for rTMS treatment of depression

Mark S George, Joseph J Taylor, E Baron Short (2013)

   A review article comparing the outcomes of different treatment protocols for depression.  

The Clinical TMS Society Consensus Review and Treatment Recommendations for TMS Therapy for Major Depressive Disorder

Tarique Perera, Mark S George, Geoffrey Grammer, Philip G Janicak, Alvaro Pascual-Leone, Theodore S Wirecki  (2016)

Clinical TMS Society position and recommendations on the use of the TMS technique in the treatment of depression.

Effectiveness of theta burst versus high-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation  in patients with depression (THREE-D): randomized non-inferiority trial 

Daniel M Blumberger et al. (2018)

An article describing the results of a comparison of the efficacy of the rTMS and iTBS protocols, showing similar high results of 47% and 49%, respectively.  

Evidence-based guidelines on therapeutic use of transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS): An update (2014-2018)

Jean-Paul Lefaucheur et al.  (2020)

Experts' position on the clinical use of TMS, a summary of recent research and recommendations on the effectiveness of the TMS technique in various psychiatric disorders and neurological diseases, including depressive disorders and neuropathic pain as those for which the therapy is certain to be effective.