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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electroconvulsive_therapy

Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), formerly known as electroshock therapy, and often referred to as shock treatment, is a psychiatric treatment in which seizures ...

www.cerebromente.org.br/n04/historia/shock_i.htm

Fever and Mental Disease. The Insulin Shock Therapy. Chemical Convulsions and Schizophrenia. The Electroconvulsive Shock Therapy. To Know More ...

www.ect.org/cgi-bin/faq/smartfaq.cgi?answer=1014926706&id=1014926466

Aug 12, 2006 ... Who invented ECT? Although the use of electricity as a treatment for headaches goes back to the ancient Romans (who used electric eels to ...

theconversation.com/electroconvulsive-therapy-a-history-of-controversy-but-also-of-help-70938

Jan 12, 2017 ... An electroconvulsive therapy machine is seen at an exhibition at the ... Within only a few years of its invention, ECT was widely used in mental ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/electroconvulsive-therapy-a-history-of-controversy-but-also-of-help

Jan 13, 2017 ... Carrie Fisher, an electroconvulsive therapy patient, attends the Oscar Wilde ... Within only a few years of its invention, ECT was widely used in ...

bjp.rcpsych.org/content/197/2/162.2

Without doubt, insulin coma therapy was his invention, and so long as the myth ... The only method to escape the end of the era of shock therapy was ECT and it ...

www.electroboy.com/electroshocktherapy.htm

Electroshock therapy is used for treatment of depression and manic depression. Electroshock therapy is usually administered to patients in a series of six to ...

www.nytimes.com/2015/08/18/science/1940-electroshock-therapy.html

Aug 17, 2015 ... The electric shock, the article said, “is produced by a small portable electric box which was invented in Italy by Professor Ugo Cerletti of the ...

www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/explainer/2009/07/fry_your_brain.html

Jul 15, 2009 ... The Chinese government has banned electroshock therapy as a treatment for Internet addiction after one psychiatrist administered electric ...