Articles on ECT

Barbara Winkler on ECT

Barbara Winkler presented to the Food and Drug Administration Neurological Devices Panel examining the reclassification of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) devices on January 27, 2011. These are her remarks...
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Informed Consent for ECT

Dr. Sarah Lisanby answered questions during the Food and Drug Administration Neurological Devices Panel examining the reclassification of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) devices on January 27, 2011. These are...
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Dr. Richard Weiner on ECT

Dr. Richard Weiner presented to the Food and Drug Administration Neurological Devices Panel examining the reclassification of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) devices on January 27, 2011. These are his...
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The Reliability of ECT Machines

This exchange occurred during the Food and Drug Administration Neurological Devices Panel examining the reclassification of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) devices on January 27, 2011. These are the remarks...
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Dr. Robert Roca on ECT

Dr. Robert Roca presented to the Food and Drug Administration Neurological Devices Panel examining the reclassification of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) devices on January 27, 2011. These are his...
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Dr. William Narrow on ECT

Dr. William Narrow presented to the Food and Drug Administration Neurological Devices Panel examining the reclassification of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) devices on January 27, 2011. These are his...
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Katherine Kitty Dukakis on ECT

Katherine Kitty Dukakis presented to the Food and Drug Administration Neurological Devices Panel examining the reclassification of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) devices on January 27, 2011. These are her...
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Julie Hersh on ECT

Julie Hersh presented to the Food and Drug Administration Neurological Devices Panel examining the reclassification of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) devices on January 27, 2011. These are her remarks...
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Risks and Side Effects of ECT

Lawrence Park, AM, MD presented to the Food and Drug Administration Neurological Devices Panel examining the reclassification of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) devices on January 27, 2011. These are...
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Dr. John Breeding on ECT

Dr. John Breeding presented to the Food and Drug Administration Neurological Devices Panel examining the reclassification of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) devices on January 27, 2011. These are his...
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Anita Hagin on ECT

Psychiatric nurse Anita Hagin presented to the Food and Drug Administration Neurological Devices Panel examining the reclassification of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) devices on January 27, 2011. These are...
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Depression

5 Outdated Beliefs About ECT

When severe depression doesn’t respond to antidepressants and psychotherapy, electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) may be the next step. ECT is typically prescribed for severe depression, particularly for treatment-resistant depression, a...
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Amy Lutz on ECT

Amy Lutz presented to the Food and Drug Administration Neurological Devices Panel examining the reclassification of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) devices on January 27, 2011. These are her remarks...
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