The Research and Science behind MeRT
These links listed by category are just some of the research studies explaining the Science behind how and why MeRT works.
Studies on EEG Findings:
BM-Science, Composition of brain oscillations in ongoing EEG during major depression disorder, Fingelkurts, et al, 2006. EEG Changes Associated with Autistic Spectrum Disorders, Boutros et al, 2015.“EEG Analytics for Early Detection of Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Data-driven Approach,” in Scientific Reports, May 2018.
Neuromodulation Studies and Reports:
MeRT Ongoing Clinical Trials with the Department of Defense for PTSD, Post-Concussive Disorders, and TBI:
Congressional Approval (This is congressional approval for use of MeRT treatment for TBI, Post-Concussive Disorder, and PTSD)
EEG_EKG Guided TMS in veterans with PTSD_Randomized Double_Blinded pilot study_SBMT Poster AcceptedLow-frequency, Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for the Treatment of Patients with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: a Double-blind, Sham-controlled Study, Nam et al, 2013.Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation of the right dorsolateral prefrontal cortex in posttraumatic stress disorder: a double-blind, placebo-controlled study, Cohen et al, 2004.The Quantitative Electroencephalogram and the Low-Resolution Electrical tomographic analysis in posttraumatic stress disorder, Todder et al, 2012.
For Veterans Suffering from PTSD who are not able to go through MeRT treatment, alternative treatments and studies from the United States Government, are discussed here.
“Non-invasive EEG-EKG Guided Trans-magnetic Stimulation at Natural Resonance Frequency in Children with Autism: Randomized Double-blinded Pilot Study” in Society for Brain Mapping and Therapeutics.Noninvasive EEG-EKG guided trans-magnetic stimulation at natural resonance frequency in children with autism: randomized double-blinded pilot study, Abstract Accepted, Kim et al.
EEG_EKG Guided TMS in children with Autism_Randomized Double_Blinded pilot study_SBMT Poster.A stable pattern of EEG spectral coherence distinguishes children with autism from neuro- typical controls – a large case control study, Duffy, et al, 2012.
Resting State Cortical Connectivity Reflected in EEG Coherence in Individuals with Autism, Murias, 2007.
Resting state EEG abnormalities in autism spectrum disorder, Wang et al, 2013.EEG complexity as a biomarker for autism spectrum disorder risks, Bosl et al, 2011.