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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electroconvulsive_therapy

Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), formerly known as electroshock therapy, and often referred to .... The death rate due to ECT is around 4 per 100,000 procedures. There is evidence and rationale to support giving low doses of benzodiazepines ...

www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/electroconvulsive-therapy/basics/what-you-can-expect/prc-20014161

The ECT procedure takes about five to 10 minutes, with added time for preparation and recovery. ECT can be done while you're hospitalized or as an outpatient ...

www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/electroconvulsive-therapy/basics/definition/prc-20014161

Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is a procedure, done under general anesthesia, in which small electric currents are passed through the brain, intentionally ...

familydoctor.org/how-electroconvulsive-therapy-works

Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is a procedure that sends electric currents into the brain. It is used to treat severe mental illness and brain disorders.

www.mentalhealthamerica.net/ect

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  ...

www.uptodate.com/contents/electroconvulsive-therapy-ect-beyond-the-basics

Apr 24, 2017 ... Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is a safe and effective treatment for certain ... you the medications you need before and during the procedure.

www.webmd.com/first-aid/electric-shock-treatment

Nov 18, 2015 ... WebMD walks you through the steps for emergency treatment of electrical shock.

www.webmd.com/depression/guide/electroconvulsive-therapy

Feb 8, 2017 ... WebMD explains electroconvulsive therapy, transcranial magnetic ... Many of the procedure's risks and side effects are related to the misuse of ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/1525957-overview

Jan 12, 2015 ... Introduction Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) has been demonstrated to be an effective and safe ... Drugs & Diseases > Clinical Procedures ...