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Aims and Scope
Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Trials: Nervous System Diseases (CTNSD) is an open access, peer-reviewed, online journal that encompasses clinical trials, research, therapeutics and education for all aspects of nervous system diseases. CTNSD encourages full and transparent reporting of all research. We publish articles on general trial methodology as well as protocols, commentaries and traditional results papers - regardless of outcome or significance of findings.
January-March 2018| Vol 3| Issue 1
Umbilical cord mesenchymal stem cell and neural stem cell therapy for cerebral palsy: study protocol for a randomized, parallel-controlled trial
Background and objectives: Cerebral palsy is the most common cause of dyskinesia in children and is not curable by generalized rehabilitation, pharmacotherapy, Chinese medicine, exercise therap...
Total laminectomy combined with lumbar pedicle screw fixation for treatment of lower back and leg pain in older adult patients with degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis: study protocol for a self-control trial and preliminary results
Background and objectives: Senile degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis typically manifests clinically as lower back and leg pain caused by compression of the nerve root. Conventional total lamin...
Neural mechanism by which transcranial direct current stimulation reduces cigarette cravings: study protocol for a randomized controlled crossover trial
Background and objectives: Controlling the urge to smoke that stems from a cue-induced craving is the key to successfully breaking the habit. Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) has ...
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Vagus nerve stimulation for treatment-resistant depression: protocol for a pilot self-controlled trial
Background and objectives: Patients with treatment-resistant depression (TRD) show no improvement after treatment with a series of drugs. Previous reports have described positive effects of vag...