“Mechanism of Action of Electroconvulsive Therapy”
This is an observational neuroimaging study assessing the effects of ECT on the brains of patients with unipolar and bipolar depression.
Procedure - Electroconvulsive Therapy
Electrical currents are passed through the brain to intentionally trigger a controlled seizure in order to produce a therapeutic change in neuro-chemistry and circuitry.
Mechanism of Action of Electroconvulsive Therapy