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ALLMedicine™ Electroconvulsive Therapy Center

Research & Reviews  4,401 results

Sudden Death After Electroconvulsive Therapy in the Context of Coronavirus Disease 2019.
https://doi.org/10.1097/YCT.0000000000000771
The Journal of ECT; Hillow MA, Kwobah EK et. al.

Apr 28th, 2021 - Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) has been demonstrated to be a safe and effective treatment modality for a range of psychiatric illnesses. It is shown to be useful in the management of psychotic disorders for decades, more so in the treatment of re...

Long-Term Risk of Developing Dementia After Electroconvulsive Therapy for Affective Dis...
https://doi.org/10.1097/YCT.0000000000000770
The Journal of ECT; Hjerrild S, Kahlert J et. al.

Apr 28th, 2021 - Severe depression is associated with an increased risk of developing dementia, however, whether treatment with electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) modify this risk remains unknown. In this matched cohort study, 1089 consecutive in-patients with affect...

Beyond the Cuckoo's Nest: Patient and Public Attitudes about Psychiatric Electroceutica...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11126-021-09916-9 10.1176/ajp.2006.163.11.1905 10.1007/s11920-007-0061-3 10.1097/JOM.0000000000000112 10.1176/appi.ps.201300059 10.1016/j.clinthera.2012.09.001 10.1097/JCP.0b013e3181ee0f5f 10.3928/00485713-20140609-09 10.1016/j.brs.2016.03.010 10.4088/JCP.16cs10905 10.3171/2011.10.JNS102122 10.1016/j.biopsych.2008.05.034 10.1038/npp.2012.44 10.1016/j.biopsych.2008.08.029 10.1016/j.biopsych.2013.01.034 10.1017/S1461145711001088 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2016.0152 10.1016/j.biopsych.2014.11.023 10.1016/S2215-0366(17)30371-1 10.1038/s41582-018-0128-2 10.1016/j.biopsych.2018.08.005 10.1016/j.psychres.2004.07.010 10.1136/medethics-2012-101195 10.1097/YCT.0b013e3181efa1b2 10.1097/00124509-200403000-00004 10.1076/jhin.8.1.60.1766 10.1007/s001270170006 10.1016/S0165-1781(01)00299-2 10.1097/yct.0b013e318156b77f 10.1016/S0165-1781(02)00297-4 10.1016/j.psychres.2017.09.015 10.1097/YCT.0b013e318168be4a 10.1046/j.1440-1614.2001.00852.x 10.1097/YCT.0b013e318250058c 10.1016/j.jad.2010.08.027 10.1080/21507716.2011.627579 10.1371/journal.pone.0135524 10.1080/2326263X.2016.1207497 10.1177/1049732305276687 10.1002/1098-240X(200008)23:4<334::AID-NUR9>3.0.CO;2-G 10.1023/B:NERV.0000009484.76564.58 10.1002/jhbs.20283 10.1176/appi.ps.201900448
The Psychiatric Quarterly; Cabrera LY, Gilbert MMC et. al.

Apr 17th, 2021 - Recent research emphasizes the role of psychiatric electroceutical interventions (PEIs), bioelectronic treatments that employ electrical stimulation to affect and modify brain function, to effectively treat psychiatric disorders. We sought to exam...

Brain stimulation effects on serum BDNF, VEGF, and TNFα in treatment-resistant psychiat...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ejn.15232
The European Journal of Neuroscience; Valiuliene G, Valiulis V et. al.

Apr 16th, 2021 - Resistance to pharmacological treatment poses a notable challenge for psychiatry. Such cases are usually treated with brain stimulation techniques, including repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) and electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). ...

Inhibition of CB1 receptor alleviates electroconvulsive shock-induced memory impairment...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2021.113917
Psychiatry Research; Yu J, Ren L et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is one of the most effective treatments for depression, but it can cause cognitive deficit. Unfortunately, effective preventive measures are still lacking. The endocannabinoid system is thought to play a key role in...

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Guidelines  3 results

Neuroanesthesia Practice During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Recommendations From Society for...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7236852
Journal of Neurosurgical Anesthesiology; Flexman AM, Abcejo AS et. al.

Apr 17th, 2020 - The pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has several implications relevant to neuroanesthesiologists, including neurological manifestations of the disease, impact of anesthesia provision for specific neurosurgical procedures and electro...

Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists professional practice guidelines for the administration of electroconvulsive therapy
https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/0004867419839139

Apr 8th, 2019 - Objectives: To provide guidance for the optimal administration of electroconvulsive therapy, in particular maintaining the high efficacy of electroconvulsive therapy while minimising cognitive side-effects, based on scientific evidence and supplem...

The Development and Use of a Modified WHO Checklist for Use in Electroconvulsive Therapy.
https://doi.org/10.1097/YCT.0000000000000199
The Journal of ECT; Woodcock HM, Cornish J et. al.

Nov 12th, 2014 - The World Health Organization checklist is proven to reduce morbidity and mortality and is mandatory in operating theater settings, but not for electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in the UK. We believe that such a checklist is especially relevant in a...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4,563 results

Sudden Death After Electroconvulsive Therapy in the Context of Coronavirus Disease 2019.
https://doi.org/10.1097/YCT.0000000000000771
The Journal of ECT; Hillow MA, Kwobah EK et. al.

Apr 28th, 2021 - Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) has been demonstrated to be a safe and effective treatment modality for a range of psychiatric illnesses. It is shown to be useful in the management of psychotic disorders for decades, more so in the treatment of re...

Long-Term Risk of Developing Dementia After Electroconvulsive Therapy for Affective Dis...
https://doi.org/10.1097/YCT.0000000000000770
The Journal of ECT; Hjerrild S, Kahlert J et. al.

Apr 28th, 2021 - Severe depression is associated with an increased risk of developing dementia, however, whether treatment with electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) modify this risk remains unknown. In this matched cohort study, 1089 consecutive in-patients with affect...

Beyond the Cuckoo's Nest: Patient and Public Attitudes about Psychiatric Electroceutica...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11126-021-09916-9 10.1176/ajp.2006.163.11.1905 10.1007/s11920-007-0061-3 10.1097/JOM.0000000000000112 10.1176/appi.ps.201300059 10.1016/j.clinthera.2012.09.001 10.1097/JCP.0b013e3181ee0f5f 10.3928/00485713-20140609-09 10.1016/j.brs.2016.03.010 10.4088/JCP.16cs10905 10.3171/2011.10.JNS102122 10.1016/j.biopsych.2008.05.034 10.1038/npp.2012.44 10.1016/j.biopsych.2008.08.029 10.1016/j.biopsych.2013.01.034 10.1017/S1461145711001088 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2016.0152 10.1016/j.biopsych.2014.11.023 10.1016/S2215-0366(17)30371-1 10.1038/s41582-018-0128-2 10.1016/j.biopsych.2018.08.005 10.1016/j.psychres.2004.07.010 10.1136/medethics-2012-101195 10.1097/YCT.0b013e3181efa1b2 10.1097/00124509-200403000-00004 10.1076/jhin.8.1.60.1766 10.1007/s001270170006 10.1016/S0165-1781(01)00299-2 10.1097/yct.0b013e318156b77f 10.1016/S0165-1781(02)00297-4 10.1016/j.psychres.2017.09.015 10.1097/YCT.0b013e318168be4a 10.1046/j.1440-1614.2001.00852.x 10.1097/YCT.0b013e318250058c 10.1016/j.jad.2010.08.027 10.1080/21507716.2011.627579 10.1371/journal.pone.0135524 10.1080/2326263X.2016.1207497 10.1177/1049732305276687 10.1002/1098-240X(200008)23:4<334::AID-NUR9>3.0.CO;2-G 10.1023/B:NERV.0000009484.76564.58 10.1002/jhbs.20283 10.1176/appi.ps.201900448
The Psychiatric Quarterly; Cabrera LY, Gilbert MMC et. al.

Apr 17th, 2021 - Recent research emphasizes the role of psychiatric electroceutical interventions (PEIs), bioelectronic treatments that employ electrical stimulation to affect and modify brain function, to effectively treat psychiatric disorders. We sought to exam...

Brain stimulation effects on serum BDNF, VEGF, and TNFα in treatment-resistant psychiat...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ejn.15232
The European Journal of Neuroscience; Valiuliene G, Valiulis V et. al.

Apr 16th, 2021 - Resistance to pharmacological treatment poses a notable challenge for psychiatry. Such cases are usually treated with brain stimulation techniques, including repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) and electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). ...

Inhibition of CB1 receptor alleviates electroconvulsive shock-induced memory impairment...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2021.113917
Psychiatry Research; Yu J, Ren L et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is one of the most effective treatments for depression, but it can cause cognitive deficit. Unfortunately, effective preventive measures are still lacking. The endocannabinoid system is thought to play a key role in...

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News  215 results

Strategies for Optimizing ECT Anesthesia
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/939424

Oct 19th, 2020 - General anesthesia for ECT gets short shrift in the psychiatric literature, yet it's an indispensable part of the procedure, with a major impact on its safety and outcomes, Alexander Sartorius, MD, asserted at the virtual congress of the European ...

Strategies for Optimizing ECT Anesthesia
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/939424

Oct 19th, 2020 - General anesthesia for ECT gets short shrift in the psychiatric literature, yet it's an indispensable part of the procedure, with a major impact on its safety and outcomes, Alexander Sartorius, MD, asserted at the virtual congress of the European ...

ECT for Bipolar Disorder: Across-the-Board Symptom Relief
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/937899

Sep 22nd, 2020 - Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) appears to improve all clinical features of bipolar disorder (BD), leading to high remission rates and reducing suicide risk by more than 80%, new research suggests. In the largest single-center study of the treatme...

ECT for Bipolar Disorder: Across-the-Board Symptom Relief
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937899

Sep 22nd, 2020 - Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) appears to improve all clinical features of bipolar disorder (BD), leading to high remission rates and reducing suicide risk by more than 80%, new research suggests. In the largest single-center study of the treatme...

Experts Call for Immediate Suspension of ECT, Others Push Back
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/934536

Jul 23rd, 2020 - Experts are calling for the immediate suspension of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) for major depression. A new review by investigators led by John Read, PhD, University of East London, United Kingdom, concludes there is no evidence to show that E...

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