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The neuroethics of non-invasive brain stimulation.

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Transcranial direct current stimulation (TDCS) is a brain stimulation tool that is portable, painless, inexpensive, apparently safe, and with potential long-term efficacy. Recent results obtained from TDCS experiments offer exciting possibilities for the enhancement and treatment of normal or impaired abilities, respectively. We discuss new neuroethical problems that have emerged from the usage of TDCS, and also focus on one of the most likely future applications of TDCS: enhancing learning a...

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10.1016/j.cub.2012.01.013

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Philosophy Faculty
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Author
Journal:
Current biology : CB
Volume:
22
Issue:
4
Pages:
R108-R111
Publication date:
2012-02-01
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EISSN:
1879-0445
ISSN:
0960-9822
Source identifiers:
312763
Language:
English
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uuid:22395a8c-01ff-4972-9b1e-c9960a8f4e36
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2012-12-19

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