UTD Lab's Marketing Challenge: Recruit Veterans for PTSD Study

To prove that a medical treatment works, scientists must run not just one human trial but several. This poses a challenge that many scientists aren’t formally trained to tackle: Recruit hundreds of participants through elaborate marketing and networking.A research lab at the University of Texas at Dallas can attest to that. The lab, led by Professor John Hart Jr., is testing a brain-stimulating device that could help people suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD. The device uses repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation, or rTMS, to work with therapy to further reduce PTSD symptoms.  Continue reading...

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