No effect of repetitive tDCS on daily smoking behaviour

Link – No effect of repetitive tDCS on daily smoking behaviour in light smokers: A placebo controlled EMA study. Abstract INTRODUCTION: The effectiveness of repetitive transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) on reducing smoking behaviour has been studied with mixed results. Smoking behaviour is influenced by affect and context, therefore we choose to use mobile ecological […]

tDCS in Smokers with Withdrawal Syndrome.

Link – Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation Applied to the Dorsolateral and Ventromedial Prefrontal Cortices in Smokers Modifies Cognitive Circuits Implicated in the Nicotine Withdrawal Syndrome. Biol Psychiatry Cogn Neurosci Neuroimaging. 2020 Jan 13;: Authors: Aronson Fischell S, Ross TJ, Deng ZD, Salmeron BJ, Stein EA Abstract BACKGROUND: The nicotine withdrawal syndrome remains a major impediment […]

The Effects of tDCS on Reduction of Cravings

Link – The Effects of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation of Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex on Reduction of Craving in Daily and Social Smokers. Iran J Psychiatry. 2019 Oct;14(4):291-296 Authors: Hajloo N, Pouresmali A, Alizadeh Goradel J, Mowlaie M Abstract Objective: Tobacco smoking is an addictive behavior with many psychological side effects, and many smokers are unable […]

tDCS on the number of smoked cigarettes

Link – Effect of transcranial direct current stimulation on the number of smoked cigarettes in tobacco smokers. PLoS One. 2019;14(2):e0212312 Authors: Alghamdi F, Alhussien A, Alohali M, Alatawi A, Almusned T, Fecteau S, Habib SS, Bashir S Abstract BACKGROUND: Recent studies reported that transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) applied over the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (DLPFC) […]