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 »
When does a doctor recommend ECT? Unfortunately, the answer depends much more on who the doctor is than what a clearly defined hierarchy... Read more »
Matcheri S. Keshavan, M.D., of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston and his colleagues just might have unlocked a cognitive... Read more »