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The Effects of TMS on Memory-consolidation in Human Primary Visual Cortex

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00480012
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (Due to administrative issues, the study was withdrawn.)
First Posted : May 30, 2007
Last Update Posted : August 30, 2011
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Sheba Medical Center

Brief Summary:
Rapid Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation will be used in order to examine whether the human primary visual cortex is essential to visual memory consolidation.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Healthy Device: rTMS Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 0 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Official Title: The Effects of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation of the Brain on Memory-consolidation in Human Primary Visual Cortex
Study Start Date : May 2005
Estimated Primary Completion Date : June 2007

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MedlinePlus related topics: Memory
U.S. FDA Resources


Intervention Details:
    Device: rTMS
    repetitive transcranial meagnetic stimulation of the brain



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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy
  • Right handed

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Active/past neurological/psychiatric disorder
  • Personal/first-degree history of seizures
  • Cardio-vascular disorder or disease including hypertension chronic use of medication
  • Metal/electronic device implant
  • Pregnancy

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00480012


Sponsors and Collaborators
Sheba Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Revital Amiaz, MD Sheba Medical Center

Responsible Party: Amiaz Revital, MD - Senior Psychiatrist, Sheba Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00480012     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SHEBA-04-3437-RA-CTIL
First Posted: May 30, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 30, 2011
Last Verified: August 2011

Keywords provided by Sheba Medical Center:
healthy subjects