Resources

  • References


    Depression: how electroconvulsive therapy works. American Academy of Family Physicians Family Doctor website. Available at:
    http://familydoctor.org/familydoctor/en/diseases-conditions/depression/treatment/how-electroconvulsive-therapy-works.html. Updated September 2012. Accessed June 26, 2013.


    Electroconvulsive therapy. Mental Health America website. Available at:
    http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net/ect. Accessed June 26, 2013.


    Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). El Camino Hospital website. Available at:
    http://www.elcaminohospital.org/Programs%5Fand%5FServices/Behavioral%5FHealth/Electroconvulsive%5FTherapy. Accessed June 26, 2013.


    Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) for depression. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated May 11, 2013. Accessed June 26, 2013.


    Kellner CH, et al. ECT in treatment-resistant depression.
    Am J Psychiatry. 2012;169:1238-44.


    5/13/2011 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Semkovska M, McLoughlin DM.
    Objective cognitive performance associated with electroconvulsive therapy for depression: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Biol Psychiatry.
    2010;68(6):568-577.

  • Resources

    Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

    http://www.dbsalliance.org

    Mental Health America

    http://www.nmha.org

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Mental Health Association

    http://www.ontario.cmha.ca

    Canadian Psychiatric Association

    http://www.cpa-apc.org