The ChronoRecord Association, a
non-profit tax-exempt corporation, collects and analyzes data to
increase the scientific understanding of mood disorders.
To that end, ChronoRecord® software will be
distributed worldwide to qualified practitioners and their
patients. Data will be collected and compiled into a
database for long-term study.
ChronoRecord automates the mood charting
concepts of ChronoSheet, a paper tool originated by Peter C.
Whybrow, M.D. in the 1970's to follow the fluctuations of
With ChronoRecord, patients record mood,
sleep, medications taken and life events daily using
software on a home computer.
ChronoRecord output includes descriptive
longitudinal displays and statistical analyses. While
easy and fast for patients to use daily, ChronoRecord
provides a detailed, graphical picture of the patient's
Data from multiple patients is then
aggregated for long-term research.