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Table 1 Variable overview

From: Effects of ECT in treatment of depression: study protocol for a prospective neuroradiological study of acute and longitudinal effects on brain structure and function

  Study visit 1 2 3 4 5
  Time point test <7 d of first ECT 1– 2 h before first ECT 1– 2 h after first ECT 7 – 14 d after last ECT 6 mo after ECT-series
  Informed consent X     
Diagnostic interview MINI plus X     
Clinical assessment Clinical examination X     
  Illness history, previous episodes and ECT-treatment X     
  Current and concomitant medication X    X X
Symptom severity MADRS X    X X
  CGI X    X X
Relapse Interview      X
Overall cognitive function MMS X    X X
Neuropsychological assessment WASI X     X
  CVLT-II, Rey, Digit span from WASI-R, WCST, D-kefs: Color-Word interference test, Word fluency, Tower, TMT, CPT, Digit symbol WAIS-R, Pegboard X    X X
Autobiographical memory AMI-SF X    X X
Everyday memory EMQ X    X X
Cognitive control Dichotic listening X    X X
Blood samples Full blood, EDTA and PAX-gen for biobank   X1) X1) X1) X2)
Radiology MRI caput; T1 FSPGR, T2 CUBE FLAIR, RSI, SWI, MRS, MEGAPRESS   X X X X
  1. 1)Before MRI.
  2. 2)Before and after MRI.