Focusing in on the Future of Focused Ultrasound as a Translational Tool

Brain Sci. 2022 Jan 25;12(2):158. doi: 10.3390/brainsci12020158.


This article summarizes the field of focused ultrasound for use in neuromodulation and discusses different ways of targeting, delivering, and validating focused ultrasound. A discussion is focused on parameter space and different ongoing theories of ultrasonic neuromodulation. Current and future applications of the technique are discussed.

Keywords: focused ultrasound; neuromodulation.

Publication types

  • Review