The Journal of ECT

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Journal of ECT:
doi: 10.1097/YCT.0b013e3182a2706f
Images in Clinical ECT

Electroconvulsive Therapy After Maxillofacial Metallic Implants

Freeman, G. Mark Jr MD, PhD; Perry, Matthew T. MD; Manatt, George S. MD; Cristancho, Pilar MD

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Abstract: A growing body of literature suggests that electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) can be safely utilized in patients with craniofacial metallic implants. Here we provide radiographic images and the clinical course of a 49-year-old woman with both maxillary and mandibular metallic implants who safely received ECT.

© 2014 by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins


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