Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) is a new treatment for major depression. This blog is an attempt to document my thoughts and experiences as I undertake this course of therapy at UCLA's Semel Institute, tmslosangeles.com.
Tuesday, June 2, 2009
Surprisingly inexpensive equipment
The spiffy dentist's chair and TMS hardware was purchased by the Friends of the Semel Institute, ~$56K. I was totally blown away. For research and/or therapeutic equipment, this is an incredibly reasonable price.