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The Resource Ethics in electroconvulsive therapy, Jan-Otto Ottosson, Max Fink

Ethics in electroconvulsive therapy, Jan-Otto Ottosson, Max Fink

Label
Ethics in electroconvulsive therapy
Title
Ethics in electroconvulsive therapy
Statement of responsibility
Jan-Otto Ottosson, Max Fink
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Few mental illness treatments are more reviled in the public mind than Electroconvulsive Shock Therapy. However, in reality, ECT is a safe and effective treatment for cases of clinical depression and catatonia that are unresponsive to drug therapy. Also, unlike drugs, ECT has relatively few side effects. The authors argue that it is time for this historically stigmatized procedure to be reevaluated. The authors make a strong case for greater professional and public attention to the procedure's benefits, offering historical coverage of ECT-related movements, legislation, public and prac
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ottosson, Jan-Otto
Dewey number
616.89/122
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1923-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fink, Max
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Electroconvulsive therapy
Label
Ethics in electroconvulsive therapy, Jan-Otto Ottosson, Max Fink
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-150) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The stigmatization of ECT -- Principles of medical ethics -- Previous ethical approaches to ECT -- Beneficence -- Non-maleficence -- Autonomy -- Justice -- Balancing ethical principles
Control code
ocn810924647
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 157 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135940058
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)810924647
Label
Ethics in electroconvulsive therapy, Jan-Otto Ottosson, Max Fink
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-150) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The stigmatization of ECT -- Principles of medical ethics -- Previous ethical approaches to ECT -- Beneficence -- Non-maleficence -- Autonomy -- Justice -- Balancing ethical principles
Control code
ocn810924647
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 157 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135940058
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)810924647

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