Safety and Tolerability of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS)

This study has been completed.
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Ludwig-Maximilians - University of Munich
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01148212
First received: June 21, 2010
Last updated: February 7, 2011
Last verified: January 2011

June 21, 2010
February 7, 2011
June 2009
December 2010   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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Safety and Tolerability of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS)
Safety and Tolerability of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS)

Testing safety and tolerability of transcranial direct current stimulation (2 mA, 20 minutes) in four different protocols:

saline-soaked sponges electrode with electrode gel tap-water-soaked sponges tap-water-soaked-sponges + sham stimulation

Outcome measures are tolerability (comfort rating questionnaire), impedances, skin elasticity

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Observational
Observational Model: Case-Only
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Probability Sample

15 healthy volunteers

Best Comfort and Lowest Skin Irritation
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
15
January 2011
December 2010   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • no neurological or psychiatric illness
  • written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • dermatologic diseases
  • medication with corticoids
Both
18 Years to 65 Years
Yes
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Germany
 
NCT01148212
10/2009
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Ulrich Palm, MD, Ludwig-Maximilian-University Munich
Ludwig-Maximilians - University of Munich
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Principal Investigator: Ulrich Palm, MD Ludwig-Maximilian-University
Study Chair: Frank Padberg, MD Ludwig-Maximilian-University
Ludwig-Maximilians - University of Munich
January 2011

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