A patient given ECT despite his cardiac risks dies from asystole following treatment.
Learn how "all medical procedures have risks" can be a strawman used to silence meaningful discussions of harms caused by electroconvulsive therapy (ECT).
"Our comprehensive review of the major strands of research on serotonin shows there is no convincing evidence that depression is associated with, or caused by, lower serotonin concentrations or activity." -Joanna Moncrieff, et al.
The chemical imbalance has been finally debunked. What will this mean for ECT going forward?