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By On April 6th, 2015

Hippocampal Size May Predict Depression Treatment Effectiveness

Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) has recently gained attention for its ability to reduce depression symptoms in many individuals who are treatment to more traditional methods. Now, new research published in Biological Psychiatry indicates hippocampal structure could be a useful indicator of which individuals with major depression are most likely to benefit from the treatment. Researchers from…

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