J Psychiatry Neurosci 2021 Apr 12;46(2):E292-E302. Epub 2021 Apr 12.
From the Peking University Sixth Hospital, Peking University Institute of Mental Health, NHC Key Laboratory of Mental Health (Peking University), National Clinical Research Center for Mental Disorders (Peking University Sixth Hospital), Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences Research Unit (No. 2018RU006), Peking University, Beijing 100191, China (Deng, Gong, Li, Su, Sun, Lu, Shi, Sun); the Psychological Hospital Affiliated with Anhui Medical University, Anhui Mental Health Center, Hefei Fourth People's Hospital, Hefei 230022, China (Feng); the National Institute on Drug Dependence and Beijing Key Laboratory of Drug Dependence, Peking University, Beijing 100191, China (Bao); and the Peking-Tsinghua Center for Life Sciences and PKU-IDG/McGovern Institute for Brain Research, Peking University, Beijing 100191, China (Lu).
Background: Fear extinction alone does not erase the original fear memory. Interventions that enhance extinction can be beneficial for the treatment of fear-related disorders. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation has been shown to improve memory performance. Read More