American Neuropsychiatric Association (ANPA)
TitleAn 8 week trial of sertraline in patients with nonepileptic seizures
InvestigatorW Curt LaFrance Jr MD
Other InvestigatorsGabor Keitner MD, Ivan Miller PhD, Andrew Blum MD, PhD
Brief AbstractPatients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (NES) have a high prevalence of depression, anxiety and personality disorders. Treating the comorbid serotonergic mediated diagnoses may decrease the rate of NES.
Inclusion/Exclusion CriteriaInclusion: Patients with video EEG documented lone NES who are not currently treated with an antidepressant medication.
Opportunities for CollaborationDevelopment of the NES SCID module

American Neuropsychiatric Association
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