- A Ghoulish Update12:13Shocking Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)8:27Paper Chase #1 - Placebo vs Nocebo Show Down6:09Post-Traumatic Bone Crusher Headaches16:39I’m Deathly Tired….The Fatigue Work Up22:25Paper Chase #2 - To Augment or Switch Antidepressants? That is the Question4:49My kid is Freakin’ Seizing!! Simple Febrile Seizures20:39The Tools of Satan: IVC FiltersFree Chapter16:30Paperchase #3 - CV testing and Outcomes in Chest Pain6:04Things I Do But Should I? Epicondylitis Bracing Carnage5:17Paper Chase #4 - The Price of Crossing the Border for Medications6:59Chronic Seeping Oozing Wounds16:14*SCREEEECH!!* PEP for HIV12:46Paperchase #5 - Lithium Use in Pregnancy and the Risk of Cardiac Malformations6:03The Summary17:14
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) and trans-cutaneous (TMS) magnetic stimulation are important therapeutic modalities in psychiatric care. ECT is performed in a hospital type setting and can help treat refractory mental illness, and is exceptionally useful in treating severe depression in pregnancy were medications may be contraindicated. TMS is done in an office setting and Dr. Hersevoort expects its use to expand and increase due to ease of access.