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Burst Suppression Anesthesia for Treatment of Severe Depression

2016-10-18 02:08:21 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study is designed to determine if the antidepressant effects of deep anesthesia via propofol are related to EEG burst suppression.

Description

Ten individuals with treatment resistant major depressive disorder will undergo 10 treatments of deep anesthesia via propofol over a 3-week period. Depression will be evaluated before and after treatment.

Study Design

Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Major Depressive Disorder

Intervention

Diprivan

Location

University Neuropsychiatric Institute
Salt Lake City
Utah
United States
84108

Status

Enrolling by invitation

Source

University of Utah

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-10-18T02:08:21-0400

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