High-Gamma: A biological marker for suicide attempt in patients with depression


Arikan M. K. , Gunver M. G. , Tarhan N., Metin B.

JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS, vol.254, pp.1-6, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 254
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jad.2019.05.007
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-6
  • Keywords: Depression, Suicide, qEEG, Biomarker

Abstract

Background: Quantitative EEG (qEEG) analysis can be used to evaluate brain correlates of human psychology in all aspects. As the gamma oscillations of qEEG rhythms are related to depression, and particularly to treatment resistance, they may also be related to suicidality.