Ahmadi, J and Ekramzadeh, S and Pridmore, S, Improvement of methamphetamine-induced psychosis, retardation and craving after few sessions of ECT, Journal of Psychiatry, 17, (3) Article 1000114. ISSN 1090-1248 (2014) [Contribution to Refereed Journal]
Background: Methamphetamine abuse is now a significant problem in Iran.
Objective: To present usefulness of ECT in the improvement of methamphetamine induced psychosis, methamphetamine withdrawal retardation and methamphetamine withdrawal craving, in a single case.
Results/Conclusion: ECT can be beneficial in the treatment of these serious conditions.
|Item Type:||Contribution to Refereed Journal|
|Research Division:||Health Sciences|
|Research Group:||Health services and systems|
|Research Field:||Mental health services|
|Objective Group:||Provision of health and support services|
|Objective Field:||Mental health services|
|UTAS Author:||Pridmore, S (Professor Saxby Pridmore)|
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