Last updated on September 2018

Does Nurse Semi Structured Interview Added to a rTMS Improve Patients With Major Depressive Disorder?


Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions: Major depression
  • Age: Between 18 - 70 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients volunteers aged 18 to 70,
  • With the diagnosis of major depression, recurrent under the criteria of DSM.V,
  • With an unmodified antidepressant treatment for 3 weeks,
  • With a MADRS score greater than or equal to 21,
  • With or without neuronavigated rTMS sessions,
  • Informed and who have signed a consent.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with psychotic symptoms,
  • With alcohol dependence or other substances abuse,
  • With the strength criteria defined by the V stage for Classification of Thase & Rush,
  • Hospitalized without consent / or under legal protection for major.
  • With a high risk of suicide - item 10 of the MADRS> 3 in the absence of hospitalization,
  • With contraindications to the practice of MRI or rTMS due to previous seizures, neurological disorders and / or neurosurgical, metal prosthetic presence or foreign bodies pacemaker type intraocular ferromagnetic material,
  • Aged over 70 years due to cortical alteration,
  • Pregnancy.

Recruitment Status: Open


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