Module introduction

Learning outcomes

 

By the end of this module we hope that you will:

 

  • gain a knowledge of the recommended indications for ECT in adult psychiatric practice

 

  • be competent to obtain informed consent for the treatment

 

  • understand the factors that affect the selection of the appropriate initial electrode placement

 

  • understand the factors that affect the prescription of treatments.

 

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