A Study of Mood Symptoms in Epilepsy Patients


  • Study type

  • Study IDs

  • Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:

    • Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
    • Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
    • Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
  • Site IRB
    • Rochester, Minnesota: 19-000318
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 19-000318

About this study

The purpose of this study is to track neuropsychiatric symptoms in patients with epilepsy.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.

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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients admitted to Saint Mary’s Hospital for EEG monitoring or inpatient psychiatric treatment;
  • Patients aged 18 or above;
  • Patients possessing written and spoken English language proficiency; and
  • Patients able to provide consent will be invited to participate. Patients that are anticipated to be implanted with intracranial EEG electrodes may be prioritized for this study, including patients implanted with depth electrodes and/or subdural neocortical strips or grids.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with an inability to provide informed consent;
  • Patients with an inability to complete study materials secondary to cognitive, psychiatric, or other medical impairment; and/or
  • Patients with secondary-to-limited English language fluency as determined by EMU or Generose staff and Dr. Greg Worrell.

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Gregory Worrell, M.D., Ph.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Karla Crockett



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