can eeg diagnose depression

March 29, 2020

Using qEEG to Diagnose Depression and Monitor Antidepressant Effects

The use of qEEG for the assessment of depression and for the continued evaluation of antidepressant effects has been explored in several research studies. In this context, use of qEEG technology in patients with depression may assist clinicians in the choice of the appropriate therapeutic strategy, with less of the trial-and-error approach that is usually needed until patients achieve response and remission.