Further information: History of electroconvulsive therapy in the United ...
Convulsive therapy was introduced in 1934 by Hungarian ...
Fever and Mental Disease. The Insulin Shock Therapy. Chemical Convulsions
and Schizophrenia. The Electroconvulsive Shock Therapy. To Know More ...
The history of the treatment of psychiatric illness, particularly of the psychoses, is
a very barren field. The authors have had, therefore, the good sense to ...
a controversial method of psychiatric treatment. Key Words: Electroconvulsive
therapy-Electroshock therapy-Somato therapy-Depression-History. Until the
Feb 1, 2004 ... An impressive body of opinion now holds that electroconvulsive therapy has such
a demonstrated record of efficacy that it, rather than ...
Ectonustim 3' electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) machine, with scalp ... Origins of
Electroconvulsive Therapy: A Conceptual History', History of Psychiatry, 8 (1997)
A Brief History of Electroshock Therapy (ECT). Almost everyone who I know who
has undergone electroshock therapy and every doctor associated with mental ...
An Historical Review of. Electroconvulsive Therapy. Bruce A. Wright, M.D.. T he
initia l clinical trial of electroconvulsive th erapy (ECT) was performed.
VOL. 40, NO.3 ., . ' i ', . l\-lAY/JUNE 1999. The History of Electroconvulsive
Therapy in the United States and Its Place in Ameri'can Psychiatry: APersonal
Although electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is employed in the treatment of ... The
first article focuses on the history of and current state of the treatment, and ...