Last updated on July 2020

Personalized Treatments for Depressive Symptoms in Patients With Advanced Heart Failure

Are you eligible to participate in this study?

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

  • Conditions: Congestive Heart Failure | Depression (Major/Severe) | Heart disease | Heart failure | Depression (Pediatric) | Cardiac Disease | Depression (Adult and Geriatric) | Depression (Adolescent) | Endogenous depression | Depression | Depression (Treatment-Resistant)
  • Age: Between 18 - 100 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. HF New York Heart Association classes: II-IV.
  2. Life expectancy of more than 6 months.
  3. PHQ-9 score 10.
  4. Diagnosis of Major Depressive Disorder, Persistent Depressive Disorder (Dysthymia), and Depressive Disorder Unspecified, as confirmed by the MINI 7.02.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Imminent danger to self or others.
  2. Cognitive impairments with a MOCA score of < 23.
  3. Bipolar, Psychotic, and Substance-induced Disorders.
  4. Patients in active treatment of depression who are already on antidepressants, psychotherapy, or both.

Recruitment Status: Open

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