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By Anna Kavan

Short tales addressing the surreal realities of psychological ailment, from an important cult author frequently in comparison to Kafka and Woolf The tortured lifetime of Anna Kavan introduced her a few present when it comes to nice items of artwork. Her drug dependancy bore fruit within the Julia and the Bazooka selection of tales; while this significant other quantity remembers her event of the asylum—powerful, haunting works which might be harrowing yet are jam-packed with sympathy too.

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Biol Psychiatry 50:22–27, 2001 Triggs WJ, McCoy KJ, Greer R, et al: Effects of left frontal transcranial magnetic simulation on depressed mood, cognition, and corticomotor threshold. Biol Psychiatry 45:1440–1445, 1999 Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Depression 21 Wassermann EM: Risk and safety of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation: report and suggested guidelines for the International Workshop on the Safety of Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation, June 5–7, 1996. Electroencephalogr Clin Neurophysiol 108:1– 16, 1998 Wassermann EM: Side effects of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation.

Biol Psychiatry 50:22–27, 2001 Triggs WJ, McCoy KJ, Greer R, et al: Effects of left frontal transcranial magnetic simulation on depressed mood, cognition, and corticomotor threshold. Biol Psychiatry 45:1440–1445, 1999 Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Depression 21 Wassermann EM: Risk and safety of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation: report and suggested guidelines for the International Workshop on the Safety of Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation, June 5–7, 1996. Electroencephalogr Clin Neurophysiol 108:1– 16, 1998 Wassermann EM: Side effects of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation.

1999). It is unclear whether stimulation of the left DLPFC at these parameters would have had the same effect. The effect of frequency was compared in a study in which 18 patients were randomized to single-pulse TMS, 10-Hz rTMS, and sham rTMS delivered to the left DLPFC. A mild antidepressant effect with single-pulse TMS was demonstrated (Padberg et al. 1999). In a sham-controlled trial in which 20 patients were randomly assigned to receive an equivalent number of pulses at 5 Hz or 20 Hz over 2 weeks, both active groups experienced 45% reduction in depression severity ratings, and none of the patients responded to sham stimulation (George et al.

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