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
Learn when a psychiatrist might suggest electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) or other
forms of brain stimulation.
The Return of Electroshock Therapy. Can Sarah Lisanby help an infamous form
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Along with ECT and lobotomy, these tortuous techniques were ...
Electroshock therapy is used for treatment of depression and manic depression.
Electroshock therapy is usually administered to patients in a series of six to ...
Electroconvulsive therapy is a reasonably safe solution for some severe mental
The Electroconvulsive Therapy Program specializes in administering ECT to
those patients for whom such treatment is indicated, (such as patients with severe
Electroconvulsive therapy involves applying a brief electrical pulse to the scalp
while the patient is under anesthesia. This pulse excites the brain cells causing ...