Technology to Assist in Med' Selection?
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Q:  Technology to Assist in Med' Selection?


Hi Dr. Phelps,

Are you familiar with the use of Brain Scan Imaging ( SPECT ) in the treatment of Depressive Diseases? Dr. Daniel Amen, author of the books "Change your Brain, Change your Life" and "The six Types of ADD", talks about using the technology to assist in chossing the right medications to much greater success, in different medical conditions. Have you heard about this?

-Dan


Dear Dan -- 
Received your letter on my website, and I appreciate your sharing your experience with this procedure.  Even after that I'll admit I still think you'd have tried the med's you're taking without the expense of the procedure, but in any case, I'm glad to hear of your good results. 

Dr. Phelps  


Published September, 2001



 

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