Cognitive Tolerability of Electroconvulsive Therapy in a Patient With a History of Traumatic Brain InjuryMartino, Celena PsyD; Krysko, Michael MD; Petrides, Georgios MD; Tobias, Kristen G. BA; Kellner, Charles H. MDThe Journal of ECT: March 2008 - Volume 24 - Issue 1 - p 92-95 doi: 10.1097/YCT.0b013e31814faae5 Case Reports Abstract Author Information We present the case of a 28-year-old male with a history of a severe closed head injury who successfully underwent electroconvulsive therapy for treatment of his depression. A detailed neuropsychological evaluation demonstrated the cognitive tolerability of the treatment. We review the literature on electroconvulsive therapy and brain injury. From the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ. Received for publication March 27, 2007; accepted June 28, 2007. Reprints: Celena Martino, PsyD, Department of Psychiatry, Behavioral Health Science Building, 183 S Orange Ave, Newark, NJ 07101-1709 (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org). © 2008 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.