Neuroimage Clin 2013 31;2:759-66. Epub 2013 May 31.
Neural Engineering Laboratory, Department of Biomedical Engineering, The City College of City University of New York, 160 Convent Ave, Steinman Hall, T-403B, New York, NY, USA.
Recent studies show that acute neuromodulation of the prefrontal cortex with transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) can decrease food craving, attentional bias to food, and actual food intake. These data suggest potential clinical applications for tDCS in the field of obesity. However, optimal stimulation parameters in obese individuals are uncertain. Read More