Electroconvulsive Therapy in a Depressed Patient with a Functioning Ventriculoatrial Shunt.
Journal Article (Journal Article)
We report a depressed man, with a ventriculoatrial shunt for normal pressure hydrocephalus, who was successfully treated with electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). The management of patients who have brain shunts and who are referred for ECT is discussed.
- Coffey, CE; Hoffman, G; Weiner, RD; Moossy, JJ
Volume / Issue
- 3 / 4
Start / End Page
- 302 - 306
International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)
- United States