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The ECT Handbook free pdf This presents the latest clinical guidelines on the prescription and practical administration of the highly effective, but often controversial, treatment electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) - it clarifies the place of ECT in contemporary practice and reviews the evidence for its efficacy. This new edition includes much new research, reflects the appropriate NICE clinical guidance, covers consent and capacity issues and relevant legislation. It highlights new research on the mode of action of ECT, the adverse cognitive effects and the risks and benefits of different electrode placements.

About Jonathan Waite

Dr Jonathan Waite - Consultant Psychiatrist, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham. Dr Andrew Easton - Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist, Newsam Centre, Seacroft Hospital, Leeds.

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Author : Jonathan Waite
Publisher : RCPsych Publications
Data Published : 30 April 2013
ISBN : 190802058X
EAN : 9781908020581
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 244 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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