Electroconvulsive therapy is a treatment for depression that uses electricity to trigger a seizure.
Shock treatment; ECT
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is most often done in a hospital's operating or recovery room while you are asleep and pain-free (general
Electroconvulsive therapy or ECT has been around for some time. It was introduced to psychiatry in the 1930's and gained much... Read more »
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