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Table 5 Clinical trials which are currently investigating in-home tES in neurological or psychiatric conditions

From: Strategies to implement and monitor in-home transcranial electrical stimulation in neurological and psychiatric patient populations: a systematic review

Registration No. Status Population Intervention Strategies to implement or monitor in-home tES Results to be reported
Adverse events Compliance Patients’ perspective
NCT03499314 Recruiting Multiple Sclerosis Anodal tDCS and dexterity training (20 sessions) Real-time videoconferencing ? ? ?
NCT03189472 Recruiting Parkinson’s Disease tDCS (5 weeks) Real-time videoconferencing
Individual ‘unlock’ codes for stimulation
Remote computer access
? ? ?
NCT02959502 Recruiting Alzheimer’s Dementia tDCS and cognitive training
(40 sessions, 8 weeks)
Caregiver will be trained in tDCS. No monitoring strategy reported ? ? ?
NCT02894736 Recruiting Major Depression tDCS Monitoring strategy not reported ? ? ?
NCT02746705 Recruiting Multiple Sclerosis tDCS and cognitive training (20 sessions, 4 weeks) Real-time videoconferencing ? ? ?
NCT02652988 Recruiting Fibromyalgia tDCS (60 sessions, 12 weeks) Not reported ? ? ?
NCT02346396 Recruiting Neuropathic chronic pain tDCS (20 sessions, 4 weeks) Monitoring strategy not reported ? ? ?
ISRCTN56839387 Completed Chronic Pain tDCS (5 sessions) Not reported ? ? ?
ACTRN12618000443291 Recruiting Stroke tDCS and arm exercise (14 sessions, 2 weeks) Real-time videoconferencing ? ?
ACTRN12615000592549 Recruiting Tourette Syndrome tDCS (18 sessions, 9 weeks) Remotely supervised (strategy not stated) ? ? ?
  1. tDCS transcranial direct current stimulation
  2. Tick = reported in trial registry
  3. ? = not clearly reported in trial registry