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By On July 22nd, 2015

New Brain Stimulation Method Treats Severe Depression With Fewer Side Effects

Electroconvulsive therapy may currently be one of the most effective treatments for severe depression, but a new study published in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry shows ultra-brief pulse stimulation is nearly as effective as standard ECT without many of the cognitive side effects. The study is the first systematic review to assess the effectiveness and…

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