Erratum to: comparing single-site with multisite rTMS for the treatment of chronic tinnitus - clinical effects and neuroscientific insights: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
© Lehner et al.; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. 2014
Received: 16 April 2014
Accepted: 17 April 2014
Published: 27 April 2014
The Study protocol to this article has been published in Trials 2013 14:269
Following publication of our article , we became aware that the treatment protocol for the single-site group is incorrectly stated in the methods section. All patients in this group are stimulated over the left temporoparietal cortex (not over the temporoparietal cortex contralateral to the tinnitus percept). Using the same stimulation site for all patients in the single-site group avoids the otherwise subsequently necessary division into (possibly dysbalanced) subgroups and hence ensures straightforward data analyses and interpretability, especially with respect to the longitudinal imaging data.
- Lehner A, Schecklmann M, Kreuzer PM, Poeppl TB, Rupprecht R, Langguth B: Comparing single-site with multisite rTMS for the treatment of chronic tinnitus - clinical effects and neuroscientific insights: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2013, 14: 269-10.1186/1745-6215-14-269.PubMed CentralView ArticlePubMed
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