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Transcranial magnetic stimulation: a possible treatment modality for tinnitus?
Tinnitus remains an enigma, with no consensus on the pathophysiology or treatment of this condition. Transcranial magnetic stimulation has recently emerged as a possible treatment modality that has shown some promise. The paper by Plewnia et al,1 (see p 152) reported on the efficacy of delivering 10 sessions of low-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) over the temporoparietal association cortex to treat chronic tinnitus. Although rTMS is known to effect change …