A randomized, controlled trial with 6-month follow up of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation and electroconvulsive therapy
for severe depression.
2006) Electroconvulsive therapy
in New Zealand: terrifying or electrifying?
Studies have shown that learning, exercise, electroconvulsive therapy
and some antidepressants can increase neurogenesis.
SHOCKAHOLIC provides a funny survey of her life and comes from an actress, screenwriter and novelist who offers details about her life - including her bi-polar disorder, a condition for which she recently underwent electroconvulsive therapy
with much success.
Treatment interventions depend on the patient's mental state, and can range from electroconvulsive therapy
and the use of psychotropic medications to straightforward self-management.
An FDA advisory panel split on whether to recommend that electroconvulsive therapy
devices be switched to a less stringent regulatory category when used to treat severe major depressive disorder.
One of the subjects reported having suffered chronic and disabling depression for years, to such an extent that she had been hospitalized three times and eventually resorted to Electroconvulsive Therapy
The first section provides background the history of electroconvulsive therapy
(ECT), indications for its use, and patient referral and evaluation.
Over the next ten years, he underwent psychiatric treatment which included psychotropic medication and electroconvulsive therapy
Blood pressure before and after electroconvulsive therapy
in hypertensive and nonhypertensive patients.
It can be treated using drugs, psychological therapy and in severe conditions using Electroconvulsive therapy
Contrary to what you might have thought, electroconvulsive therapy
- shock therapy - has never gone away.
Any alcoholic or drug addict knows we fool the world," she said during a recent visit to Northridge Hospital Medical Center to discuss her latest book, "Shock," in which she details the electroconvulsive therapy
she says saved her life.
Currently, there are no widely accepted treatment options for patients with this condition once multiple medications, psychotherapy and electroconvulsive therapy
A separate study in 2006 that used bi-spectral index sensors to guide dosing of methohexital for electroconvulsive therapy
suggested that depressed patients may be more sensitive to anesthetics (Eur.