Pavel Křenek

Structural and functional correlates of cognitive deficit in patients with depressive symptoms and its impact on quality of life

Školitel: MUDr. Richard Barteček, Ph.D.

Instituce: Masaryk University, Faculty of Medicine

Obor: Psychiatry


O mém projektu

This investigation is the longitudinal observational study focused on the cognitive deficit, its biomarkers and effect on quality of life in patients with diagnoses of Major depressive disorder and Bipolar affective disorder. These biomarkers are selected peripheral blood molecules and their combinations, brain morphology and brain function changes. Main objectives of the study are to evaluate diagnostic and prognostic potential of the biomarkers and to describe their temporal dynamics.