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DBS for Depression

DBS for Depression

An illness known as the major depressive disorder can have devastating repercussions on a patient's life. Pharmacotherapy, psychotherapy, and electroconvulsive therapy are often used treatments. The exploration of alternative therapeutic modalities has been prompted by the fact that many patients do not react to mainstream treatments. It has now been used successfully to treat psychiatric illnesses after initially treating movement abnormalities.  For patients with treatment-resistant depression (TRD) who do not respond well to numerous successive medications, deep brain stimulation (DBS) has demonstrated encouraging results as a novel therapeutic option. This study aims to conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis on the…
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