Table 1

Data collection methods and clinical assessment time points

Scale 1MINIPsychiatric structured diagnostic interview instrument
Scale 2HAMD-17Self-rating scale for depressive symptoms
CGISTo access severity of disease
QIDS-SR-16Self-reported inventory for depressive symptoms
SDSTo access functioning
QOLTo access functioning
MoCATo access cognition
WHODAS-IITo access functioning
Scale assessmentsNeuroimagingBiomarkers in peripheral venous blood
BaselineScale 1, Scale 2
Week 12Scale 2
  • CGIS, Clinical Global Impression Scale; HAMD-17, 17-item Hamilton Depression Rating Scale; MINI, Mini International Neuropsychiatric Interview; MoCA, Montreal Cognitive Assessment; QIDS-SR-16, Quick Inventory of Depressive Symptomatology (Self-Reported); QOL, Quality of Life; SDS, Sheehan Disability Scale; WHO-DAS II, WHO Disability Assessment Schedule.