Images in Clinical ECTA Novel Positioning Technique for the Agitated Patient After Electroconvulsive Therapy Gravitational RestraintO'Brien, Elizabeth M. MD*; Rosenquist, Peter B. MD†; Kimball, James N. MD†; Minor, Larry N. CNA II‡; Arias, Lorraine M. MD§Author Information From the Departments of *Anesthesiology, and †Psychiatry, Wake Forest University School of Medicine; ‡Post Anesthesia Care Unit, North Carolina Baptist Hospital; and §Department of Anesthesiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC. Received for publication May 11, 2010; accepted May 14, 2010. Reprints: Lorraine M. Arias, MD, Department of Anesthesiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston-Salem, NC 27157 (e-mail: [email protected]). The Journal of ECT: September 2010 - Volume 26 - Issue 3 - p 158 doi: 10.1097/YCT.0b013e3181ec0d75 Buy Metrics Abstract We present a novel positioning technique to assist in the gentle and safe management of the postictal agitated patient. © 2010 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.