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Radioelectric brain stimulation in the treatment of generalized anxiety disorder with comorbid major depression in a psychiatric hospital: a pilot study

By Elisabetta Bourget Olivieri, Caterina Vecchiato, Nunziatina Ignaccolo, Piero Mannu, Alessandro Castagna, Lucia Aravagli, Vania Fontani and Salvatore Rinaldi
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