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Symptoms of depression is commonly seen in patients with epilepsy. There are similarities and differences between depressive symptoms in epilepsy when compared with primary depression. Through the use of fMRI (Functional MRI), we hope to determine whether there are unique markers on neuroimaging that are associated with depression in epilepsy.
Observational Model: Case Control, Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
fMRI, Hamilton Depression Rating Scale, Beck's Depressive Inventory, Interictal Dysphoric Disorder Inventory (IDDI)
North Shore LIJ Health System
North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:23:53-0400
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