Monthly Archives: December 2014

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation: What Is It and Who Needs It?

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation: What Is It and Who Needs It? TMS uses magnetic pulses to electrically stimulate nerve cells in the brain and relieve symptoms of depression. Though TMS can help to lessen the symptoms of depression, not all patients … Continue reading

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An electrical cause of stridor: Pediatric vagal nerve stimulators.

Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2014 Nov 21. pii: S0165-5876(14)00592-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2014.10.037. [Epub ahead of print] An electrical cause of stridor: Pediatric vagal nerve stimulators. Kelts G1, O’Connor PD2, Hussey RW3, Maturo S4. Author information 1San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education … Continue reading

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An electrical cause of stridor: Pediatric vagal nerve stimulators.

Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2014 Nov 21. pii: S0165-5876(14)00592-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2014.10.037. [Epub ahead of print] An electrical cause of stridor: Pediatric vagal nerve stimulators. Kelts G1, O’Connor PD2, Hussey RW3, Maturo S4. Author information 1San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education … Continue reading

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Vagus nerve stimulation could increase cardiac stability and reduce risk of SUDEP

Epilepsy Vagus nerve stimulation could increase cardiac stability and reduce risk of SUDEP Journal name: Nature Reviews Neurology Year published: (2014) DOI: doi:10.1038/nrneurol.2014.243 Published online 16 December 2014 Article tools Citation Reprints Rights & permissions Article metrics An ECG study … Continue reading

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Denied

  Denied When insurance companies deny the mentally ill the treatment their doctors prescribe, seriously ill people are often discharged, and can be a danger to themselves or others Denied · 2014 Dec 14 · Correspondent Scott Pelley Editor’s Note: … Continue reading

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Laughing gas found helpful as treatment for severe depression

December 10, 2014 by Donna Crepeau Laughing gas found helpful as treatment for severe depression Patients that suffer from severe depression and would not respond to normal therapies have been found responding to nitrous oxide or laughing gas treatment. A … Continue reading

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Cyberonics Reports Consistently Positive Results From The E-36 And E-37 Studies For VNS Therapy Delivered By AspireSR®

Cyberonics Reports Consistently Positive Results From The E-36 And E-37 Studies For VNS Therapy Delivered By AspireSR® Generator New Results Presented at the 68th American Epilepsy Society (AES) Annual Meeting HOUSTON, Dec. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Cyberonics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYBX), … Continue reading

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