Brain Imaging Can Help Distinguish Between Depression and Cognitive Disorders Like Alzheimer’s

Brain Imaging Can Help Distinguish Between Depression and Cognitive Disorders Like Alzheimer’s
A brain imaging technique called single photon emission computed tomography, or SPECT, can help clinicians differentiate between depression and a cognitive disorder such as Alzheimer’s disease, according to new research. The study, “ Classification of Depression, Cognitive Disorders, and Co-Morbid Depression and Cognitive Disorders with Perfusion SPECT Neuroimaging,” was published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease. Depression and

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