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Imaging Biomarkers for TMS Treatment of Depression
Depression
Location of study visits: Ann Arbor, MI
This research studies people with depression who are experiencing symptoms after trying antidepressant medications. Using a relatively new FDA-approved treatment called repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) and brain imaging we will see how rTMS works to reduce symptoms of depression.
This study is looking for: male   female  Both men and women
  • Volunteers with specific conditions
  • 22 years to 65 years
This research studies people with depression who are experiencing symptoms after trying antidepressant medications. Using a relatively new FDA-approved treatment called repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) and brain imaging we will see how rTMS works to reduce symptoms of depression.
128 HEROES have already shown interest in this study. I am interested Print Study | Email Study
Who can participate?
What is involved? There are three parts to this study: 1) A psychiatric assessment to learn more about your background and your symptom history to confirm that you are eligible to take part. 2) Two functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) scans to measure changes in your brain activity before and after rTMS treatment. 3) Up to 45 rTMS sessions.
Compensation Subjects will be paid $25 for each of the 2 fMRI scans for a total of $50 for the study.
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