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Using transcranial electrical stimulation to enhance cognitive functions in the typical and atypical brain

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Transcranial electrical stimulation (TES) includes methods such as transcranial direct current stimulation, transcranial random noise stimulation, and transcranial alternating current stimulation. These methods provide novel ways of enhancing human cognitive abilities for restorative purposes, or for general cognitive enhancement, by modulating neuronal activity. I discuss here the basic principles behind these methods and provide some illustrations of their efficacy in cognitive enhancement ...

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10.2478/s13380-013-0104-7

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Journal:
Translational Neuroscience
Volume:
4
Issue:
1
Pages:
20-33
Publication date:
2013-03-01
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EISSN:
2081-6936
ISSN:
2081-3856
Source identifiers:
394283
Language:
English
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pubs:394283
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uuid:6cd7ca4a-d40c-47e7-abe1-ef0235782eb2
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2013-11-16

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