Pretreatment frontal EEG and changes in suicidal ideation during SSRI treatment in major depressive disorder.

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OBJECTIVE We investigated frontal quantitative EEG (QEEG) as predictor of changes in suicidal ideation (SI) during SSRI treatment in major depressive disorder (MDD). METHOD Eighty-two subjects meeting DSM-IV criteria for MDD entered an 8-week, prospective, open-label treatment with flexible dose SSRIs and completed at least 4 weeks of treatment. We… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0447.2008.01156.x

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@article{Iosifescu2008PretreatmentFE, title={Pretreatment frontal EEG and changes in suicidal ideation during SSRI treatment in major depressive disorder.}, author={Dan V. Iosifescu and Steven J. Greenwald and Philip Devlin and R H Perlis and John W. Denninger and Jonathan E. Alpert and Maurizio Fava}, journal={Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica}, year={2008}, volume={117 4}, pages={271-6} }