Affective Processing in Depression and Epilepsy

2014-08-27 03:23:53 | BioPortfolio


The goal of this study is to determine whether there are unique markers on neuroimaging that are associated with depression in epilepsy.


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.

Study Design

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
New York
United States




North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System

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