Academic and public interest in tDCS has been fueled by strong claims of therapeutic and enhancement effects. We report a rising tide of tDCS coverage in the media, while regulatory action is lacking and ethical issues need to be addressed.


Dubljević V, Saigle V, Racine E.  (2014)  The rising tide of tDCS in the media and academic literature. Neuron, 82(4), 731-6. doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2014.05.003