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A Novel Approach for Documenting Phosphenes Induced by Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
 

A Novel Approach for Documenting Phosphenes Induced by Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation

Article doi: 10.3791/1762
April 1st, 2010

Summary April 1st, 2010

Phosphenes are transient percepts of light that can be induced by applying Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) to visually sensitive regions of cortex. We demonstrate a standard protocol for determining the phosphene threshold value and introduce a novel method for quantifying and analyzing perceived phosphenes.

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