Depressive psychosis: clinical usefulness of MR spectroscopy data in predicting prognosis.

@article{Kado2006DepressivePC,
  title={Depressive psychosis: clinical usefulness of MR spectroscopy data in predicting prognosis.},
  author={Hirotsugu Kado and Hirohiko Kimura and Tetsuhito Murata and Ken Nagata and Iwao Kanno},
  journal={Radiology},
  year={2006},
  volume={238 1},
  pages={248-55}
}
PURPOSE To prospectively assess the usefulness of magnetic resonance (MR) spectroscopy data acquired before the initiation of medical therapy in predicting prognosis in patients with depressive psychosis. MATERIALS AND METHODS All subjects gave written informed consent to an institutional committee for clinical research-approved study protocol. The clinical course after medication in 52 patients with depressive psychosis (age range, 52-78 years; 21 men, 31 women) was investigated. In all… CONTINUE READING