DIAGNOSING DEPRESSION - ABC's Catalyst

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For most medical problems there’s a test or a series of tests to help determine the diagnosis, but what about depression? New research using technology to analyse facial expressions, voice modulation, and head and body posture, in response to a series of screen images, may be the key to diagnosing depression.

Story features Professor Gordon Parker and Professor Michael Breakspear.

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Date Published: 
Wednesday, 14 October 2015