Module introduction

By the end of this module, we hope you will be able to:


  • describe rTMS and its use in clinical practice


  • outline the practical procedure of applying rTMS therapy in the clinic


  • demonstrate how to find the motor threshold


  • discuss the literature findings regarding the use of rTMS in psychiatric and neurological disorders


  • list FDA- and NICE-approved TMS treatments in psychiatry


  • display a knowledge of rTMS in research and neuronavigation.



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