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ECT benefits demonstrated in randomised controlled trial

ECT benefits demonstrated in randomised controlled trial

Electroconvulsive therapy combats treatment-resistant schizophrenia

Electroconvulsive therapy combats treatment-resistant schizophrenia

Brain stimulation effective for treating depression

Brain stimulation effective for treating depression

UTHealth study to assess deep brain stimulation for treatment-resistant depression

UTHealth study to assess deep brain stimulation for treatment-resistant depression

USC's Keck Medicine becomes world's first center to implant responsive brain device to treat epilepsy

USC's Keck Medicine becomes world's first center to implant responsive brain device to treat epilepsy

Medical device to reduce frequency of seizures in epilepsy patients gets FDA approval

Medical device to reduce frequency of seizures in epilepsy patients gets FDA approval

Multiple aspects to severe bipolar mixed states

Multiple aspects to severe bipolar mixed states

Oxytocin shows evidence of therapeutic value for autism, schizophrenia

Oxytocin shows evidence of therapeutic value for autism, schizophrenia

New form of electroconvulsive therapy could prevent adverse cognitive side effects

New form of electroconvulsive therapy could prevent adverse cognitive side effects

Researchers study how ketamine reduces side effects of ECT in people with severe depression

Researchers study how ketamine reduces side effects of ECT in people with severe depression

Electroconvulsive therapy improves quality of life in patients with severe depression

Electroconvulsive therapy improves quality of life in patients with severe depression

New born neurons as a therapeutic strategy: an interview with Mi-Hyeon Jang, Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota

New born neurons as a therapeutic strategy: an interview with Mi-Hyeon Jang, Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota

sFRP3 protein appears to be target of both antidepressant drugs and electroconvulsive therapy

sFRP3 protein appears to be target of both antidepressant drugs and electroconvulsive therapy

Basis of antidepressant drugs and electroconvulsive therapy found

Basis of antidepressant drugs and electroconvulsive therapy found

FDA to step up evaluation of metal hip implants, other devices

FDA to step up evaluation of metal hip implants, other devices

Electroconvulsive therapy releases opiate-like substances

Electroconvulsive therapy releases opiate-like substances

AZD6765 briefly improves treatment-resistant patients' depression symptoms in minutes

AZD6765 briefly improves treatment-resistant patients' depression symptoms in minutes

Zucker Hillside Hospital celebrates opening of new $120 million inpatient pavilion

Zucker Hillside Hospital celebrates opening of new $120 million inpatient pavilion

Sharp decline in ECT availability and use in the U.S. general hospitals

Sharp decline in ECT availability and use in the U.S. general hospitals

BD family history risk factor for recurrent episodes in MDD

BD family history risk factor for recurrent episodes in MDD