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Evaluation of the H-Coil Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Device in the Treatment of Bipolar Depression

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Shalvata Mental Health Center Identifier:
First received: March 7, 2007
Last updated: February 4, 2009
Last verified: March 2007
This study is evaluating the potential antidepressive effect of a 4 week treatment protocol using the H-coil deep TMS device in bipolar depression.

Condition Intervention Phase
Bipolar Depression Device: H1 -coil TMS device Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Evaluation of the H-Coil (TMS) Device - Safety and Feasibility in Bipolar Depression

Further study details as provided by Shalvata Mental Health Center:

Study Start Date: June 2006
Study Completion Date: March 2008

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of bipolar depression

Exclusion Criteria:

  • No other axis I disorder
  • Risk factors for convulsions
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00444938

Shalvata MHC
Hod Hasharon, Israel
Sponsors and Collaborators
Shalvata Mental Health Center
Principal Investigator: Eiran V Harel, MD Shalvata MHC
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number): Identifier: NCT00444938     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SH-50506
Study First Received: March 7, 2007
Last Updated: February 4, 2009

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Depressive Disorder
Bipolar Disorder
Behavioral Symptoms
Mood Disorders
Mental Disorders
Bipolar and Related Disorders processed this record on September 21, 2017