Antidepressant effectiveness of deep transcranial magnetic stimulation (dTMS) in patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) with or without alcohol use disorder... Academic Article uri icon


  • Methods Twelve MDD patients and 11 with concomitant MDD and AUD (MDD+ AUD) received 20 dTMS sessions. Clinical status was assessed through the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (HDRS) and the Clinical Global Impressions severity scale (CGIs), craving through the Obsessive Compulsive Drinking Scale (OCDS) in MDD+ AUD, and functioning with the Global Assessment of Functioning (GAF). Results There were no significant differences between the two groups in sociodemographic (age, sex, years of education …

publication date

  • March 15, 2015