Über den Autor
Helena Knotkova, PhD is Co-Chief of the Research Division, Department of Pain Medicine and Palliative Care, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York and Co-founder as well as Director of Research at Institute of Non-invasive Brain Stimulation of New York, and Assistant Professor of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York. She is a co-founder of the Special Interest Group on Neuromodulation under the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP). Dirk Rasche, MD is a general Neurosurgeon and Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Lübeck, Germany. Dr. Rasche is as an active member of IASP, EFIC, INS and multiple other international and national associations.
Principles of Neuromodulation.- Methods and Technologies for Low-Intensity Transcranial Electrical Stimulation: Waveforms, Terminology, and Historical Notes.- Peripheral Nerve Stimulation.- Spinal Cord Stimulation.- Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation: A Target for Neuromodulation Therapies.- Deep Brain Stimulation.- Motor Cortex Stimulation.- Physiological Basis of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation.- Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation: Protocols and Physiological Mechanisms of Action.- Customization of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation for Susceptible Populations Including at the Extremes of Age, Obesity, and Stroke.- Cranial Electrical Stimulation.- The Mechanisms and Actions of Motor Imagery Within the Clinical Setting.- Neuroprosthesis and Sensory-Motor Training.- Clinical Applications of Neuromodulation in Psychiatry.- Applications of Neuromodulation in Pain Management.- Applications of Neuromodulation in Neurology and Neurorehabilitation.- Neuromodulation for Addiction.- Enhancement of Sensory and Cognitive Functions in Healthy Subjects.- Conclusive Overview.
Allows readers to understand basic principles and rationale of neuromodulation and critically assess each method and its clinical application
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