Reducing Risk Taking

Anode: Right DLPFC (F4)     Cathode: Left DLPFC (F3)

tDCS Electrode Placement - Reduced Risk Taking - F3-F4 FRONT

Study Results: Reduced Risk Taking 

Other uses: Reduced overeating, alcohol & drug addiction, gambling addiction 

Notes: Activation of prefrontal cortex by transcranial direct current stimulation reduces appetite for risk during ambiguous decision making. 

Studies: Fecteau, Fregni (2007)Fecteau, Pascual-Leone (2007)