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

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00444938
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 8, 2007
Last Update Posted : February 5, 2009
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
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 or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Bipolar Depression Device: H1 -coil TMS device Phase 1

Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
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
Study Start Date : June 2006
Study Completion Date : March 2008
Arms and Interventions


Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of bipolar depression

Exclusion Criteria:

  • No other axis I disorder
  • Risk factors for convulsions
Contacts and Locations

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

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00444938     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SH-50506
First Posted: March 8, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 5, 2009
Last Verified: March 2007

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Depression
Depressive Disorder
Bipolar Disorder
Behavioral Symptoms
Mood Disorders
Mental Disorders
Bipolar and Related Disorders