Affiliation: Saint Louis University
- Cerebral blood flow changes during vagus nerve stimulation for depressionCharles R Conway
Department of Psychiatry, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 1221 South Grand Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
Psychiatry Res 146:179-84. 2006..Decreases were found in the bilateral temporal cortex and right parietal area. Regions of change were consistent with brain structures associated with depression and the afferent pathways of the vagus nerve...
- Effects of 12 months of vagus nerve stimulation in treatment-resistant depression: a naturalistic studyA John Rush
Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
Biol Psychiatry 58:355-63. 2005..The need for effective, long-term treatment for recurrent or chronic, treatment-resistant depression is well established...
- Vagus Nerve Stimulation for Depression: PET StudiesCharles Conway; Fiscal Year: 2007..The proposed study will look at how the brain changes in response to VNS treatment. Further, the study will examine how these brain changes relate to changes in depression. ..