• Therapeutic seizures reduce suicidal ideation in treatment-resistant depression

    7 days ago - By Healio

    A study published in Translational Psychiatry demonstrated that magnetic seizure therapy reduced suicidal ideation and produced neuroplasticity in the frontal cortex in patients with treatment-resistant depression.
    “Magnetic seizure therapy is a new and promising intervention for patients with treatment-resistant depression. Compared to , MST has more benign cognitive side effects due to differences in the intensity and spread of the stimulating electrical current,” Yinming Sun, PhD, from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, University of
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