2020
DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.89805
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Tommaso Bocci, Roberta Ferrucci, Alberto Priori, Massimiliano Valeriani, Ferdinando Sartucci

Abstract: Transcranial direct stimulation (tDCS) in the treatment of intractable or marginally tractable pain is experiencing an increasing diffusion in many fields worldwide. Recently, new modality of tDCS application has been proposed and applied, as cerebellar transcranial direct current stimulation (ctDCS). Indeed, the cerebellum has been proved to play a role in pain processing and to be involved in a wide number of integrative functions. In this chapter, we encompass the history of the technique, analysis of princ…

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