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Title Electroconvulsive therapy in children and adolescents / editors, Neera Ghaziuddin, Garry Walter.

Publication Info. New York : Oxford University Press, [2014]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xvii, 290 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The history of pediatric ECT / Edward Shorter -- The mechanism of action of ECT / Max Fink -- ECT and stigma / Andrew McDonald and Garry Walter -- Ethical and consent aspects / Michael Robertson, Joseph M. Rey and Garry Walter -- A practical guide to using ECT in minors / Neera Ghaziuddin, Elise Hodges, and Polly Gipson -- ECT in young people with comorbid medical and neurological disorders / Daniel F. Maixner -- Anesthesia / Daniel Gih, Emma Taylor, and Bernard Biermann -- Side-effects / Angèle Consoli, William de Carvalho, and David Cohen -- ECT for adolescent mood disorders / Neera Ghaziuddin -- ECT for schizophrenia spectrum disorders / Yuval Bloch, Daniel Stein and Garry Walter -- ECT for catatonia in autism / Dirk Dhossche and Lee Wachtel -- ECT for self-injurious behaviour / Lee Wachtel and Dirk Dhossche.
Note Print version record.
Summary This pioneering book is the first book of its kind and offers guidance about the use of ECT in youth with up-to-date and concise information. The editors, Neera Ghaziuddin MD, MRCPsych (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA), and Garry Walter, MD, PhD (University of Sydney, Australia), have spearheaded the re-introduction of ECT as a safe and an effective treatment option for a subgroup of children and adolescents with severe psychiatric disorders. This book offers a review of the existing literature, firsthand experience of the authors who are regarded as experts in their respective field, a.
Subject Electroconvulsive therapy for children.
Electroconvulsive therapy for teenagers.
Electroconvulsive therapy.
Mental illness -- Treatment.
Electroconvulsive Therapy
Mental Disorders -- therapy
Nervous System Diseases -- therapy
Électrochoc pour enfants.
Électrochoc pour adolescents.
Maladies mentales -- Traitement.
children (people by age group)
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Mental illness -- Treatment
Electroconvulsive therapy
Electroconvulsive therapy for children
Electroconvulsive therapy for teenagers
Added Author Ghaziuddin, Neera.
Walter, Garry.
Other Form: Print version: Electroconvulsive therapy in children and adolescents 9780199937899 (DLC) 2013017118 (OCoLC)841517016
ISBN 9780199938759 (electronic bk.)
019993875X (electronic bk.)
1299940579 (ebk)
9781299940574 (ebk)
Standard No. DEBBG BV042796592

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