Electroconvulsive Therapy in Multiple Sclerosis: A Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study of the Brain.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

A depressed woman with multiple sclerosis was successfully treated with electroconvulsive therapy without any adverse effects to her neurologic status. Magnetic resonance imaging of the brain was performed before and after the course of therapy and revealed no change in the white matter lesions visualized on spin-echo images.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Coffey, CE; Weiner, RD; McCall, WV; Heinz, ER

Published Date

  • 1987

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 3 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 137 - 144

PubMed ID

  • 11940906

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0749-8055


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States