Bases neuro-anatomiques de la douleur psychique dans la dépression et les conduites suicidaires

Project Information

Investigating with functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) the neural basis of the vulnerability to suicidal behavior in patients with a personal history of depression. A task of social exclusion is being used to measure the sensitivity to social pain. Three groups are compared: patients with a history of suicidal behavior and depression, patient controls with a history of depression but no history of suicidal act, and healthy controls.

Project Date: 
01/01/2011 to 10/06/2022
Type of Project: 
Research Area: 
Health Research
Sub-Research Area: 
Mental health
McGill University Project Leader Information
Principal Investigator
Non-McGill Partners
Philippe Courtet

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