Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), formerly known as electroshock therapy and
often referred to as shock treatment, is a psychiatric treatment in which seizures ...
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is a procedure, done under general anesthesia,
in which small electric currents are passed through the brain, intentionally ...
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is a procedure in which a brief application of
electric stimulus is used to produce a generalized seizure. It is not known how or
When most people think of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), or shock therapy, a
strapped-down patient writhing in pain come to mind. Many regard ...
The Return of Electroshock Therapy. Can Sarah Lisanby help an infamous form
of depression treatment shed its brutal reputation? John Cuneo ...
Oct 29, 2014 ... By the time Molly Chapman and her psychiatrist decided she should try
electroconvulsive therapy, they had already tried everything else.
Electroshock therapy is used for treatment of depression and manic depression.
Electroshock therapy is usually administered to patients in a series of six to ...
Jul 22, 2007 ... If you think this is scary, look up "metrazol therapy" and "insulin shock therapy".
Along with ECT and lobotomy, these tortuous techniques were ...
Electroconvulsive therapy is a reasonably safe solution for some severe mental
Mar 21, 2012 ... Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) has always seemed like a barbaric treatment.
Even though anesthesia now makes the procedure itself ...