The Potential Side Effects of rTMS – Dr.Martjin Arns
Dr Sanil Rege, Consultant Psychiatrist and Founder of Psych Scene and Psych Scene Hub speaks to Dr. Martijn Arns, Chief Scientific Adviser, neuroCare Group; Founding Director & Senior Researcher at Research Institute Brainclinics.
Take Home Messages :
1. Known side effects of rTMS include muscle tension headache and a theoretical risk of seizure.
2. A history of epilepsy is considered to be a contraindication for rTMS treatment.