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We are using depression symptom measurements and measurements of brain electrical activity (EEG) to determine what factors may influence whether a patient is likely to show a response to antidepressant medication, placebo, or only clinical visits (without the use of pills) during a treatment trial for depression.
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Factorial Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Treatment
venlafaxine (Effexor), duloxetine (Cymbalta), escitalopram (Lexapro), placebo
UCLA Laboratory of Brain, Behavior, and Pharmacology
University of California, Los Angeles
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:49:43-0400
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