Núria Serradell i RibéUniversitat Oberta de Catalunya | UOC · Health Sciences Studies
Núria Serradell i Ribé
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Citations since 2017
3 Research Items
I am particularly interested in non-invasive brain stimulation and its use either as a treatment to certain pathologies (e.g. addictions, neurodegenerative diseases) or as a tool to measure brain plasticity. Currently, I am studying the efficacy of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) on the evaluation of brain plasticity changes related to different pathologies.
Hemispatial neglect is one of the most frequent attention disorders after stroke. The presence of neglect is associated with longer hospital stays, extended rehabilitation periods, and poorer functional recovery. Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) is a new technique with promising results in neglect rehabilitation; therefore, the object...
Tobacco use is one of the biggest preventable cause of death in the world, causing more than seven million deaths every year. Although there are many treatments focused on smoking cessation, most of them have low success rates. So, it is considered one of the most serious public health threats of our time. In this context, transcranial direct curre...