Transcranial magnetic stimulator
mmorin at PETERHOOD69goti.net
Wed Feb 2 06:48:52 EST 2000
> I just wanna make sure this is right
> > It (TMS) can only be used to stimulate the neocortex, and only
> >parts of it that lie within sulci (folds), which make up a rather
> >small fraction of the whole.
> Not the gyri? It seems like the bulges, being closer to the skull would be
> easier to stimulate this way than the fissures.
distance really isn't the operative factor--it's laws of physics
(current passing through an electric field at a vector perpendicular to
that field......). I need to pull out my physics book for the exact
This simple thing has not been that easy to learn. It certainly went
everything I had been taught since I was very young. I thought people
only because they were too timid to speak or did not know the answer. A
silence often has far more power to heal and connect than most well
Rachel Naomi Remen, M.D.
Kitchen Table Wisdom
Psychology FAQ (a work in progress) http://www.geocities.com/HotSprings/Resort/5806/spp/ mailto:postmaster at 127.0.0.1
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