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ECTElectro-Convulsive Therapy
ECTEngine Coolant Temperature
ECTEdge Crush Test
ECTEmpresa Brasileira de Correios e Telégrafos (Brazil)
ECTEmission Control Technologies
ECTEarly Childhood Teacher
ECTElectronics Technician
ECTEast Coast Trail
ECTEngineering and Computer Technology (various organizations)
ECTEducational Communication and Technology (various schools)
ECTExperiencing Christ Together
ECTE-Commerce Times
ECTÉcole de Commerce de Tahiti (French: Tahiti Business School)
ECTEntreprise de Constructions Tubulaires (French: Tubular Construction Company; Luxembourg)
ECTElliptical Cross Trainer (health equipment)
ECTEuropean Computer Telecoms (Germany)
ECTEnhanced Cluster Tools
ECTException Console Template
ECTEnhanced Condition Table
ECTEnterprise Class Teleworker
ECTElectronically Controlled Transmission
ECTEthernet Connectionless Trail
ECTExplosive Car Tuning
ECTExplicit Call Transfer
ECTEmission Computed Tomography
ECTExpedia Corporate Travel
ECTEddy Current Testing
ECTECN-Capable Transport (explicit congestion notification)
ECTEuropean Community Treaty
ECTEnergy Charter Treaty (UN)
ECTEastern Cape Technikon (University of Transkei; South Africa)
ECTEthyl Centralite (propellant)
ECTEctoin (molecular solvent)
ECTEnergy, Commodities and Transportation (financial sector)
ECTEnterprise Class Teleworker (Cisco)
ECTElectronic City (India)
ECTEuropean Credit Transfer
ECTElectronic Control Transmission
ECTEast Coast Thunder (online racing league)
ECTÉconomique et Commerciale Technologique (French: Economic and Commercial Technology)
ECTEuropean Central Time (time zone)
ECTÉvasion Club Thionvillois (French travel club)
ECTEnteric Coated Tablet
ECTEcuador Time
ECTEstimated Completion Time
ECTElection Commission of Thailand
ECTError Correction Term
ECTExtrait de Cellules Thymiques (French: Extract of Thymus Cells)
ECTExplicit Congestion Notification-Capable Transport
ECTEnvironmental Control Technology
ECTEscalade Club de Tours (French climbing club)
ECTExercise Control Team
ECTEspace Client Transport (French: Customer Area Transportation)
ECTEmbedded Computer Technology
ECTÉcole Chrétienne Timothée (French: Timothy Christian School; Switzerland)
ECTExpectation-Confirmation Theory
ECTEurope Container Terminus (Port of Rotterdam)
ECTEau Claire Transit (Wisconsin)
ECTEcho Cancellation Technique
ECTEntente Cycliste Tarasconnaise (French cycling club)
ECTElectrode Conductivity Transmitter
ECTEquivalent Chill Temperature
ECTEnterprise Caching Technology
ECTEnvironment Control Table
ECTEmulsion Chamber Technology
ECTPan-European Clinical Trials
ECTExtended Combat Training
ECTEast Chicago Transit
ECTEnvironmental Compliance Team
ECTEquipment Craft Terminal
ECTExchange Carrier Tandem
ECTCentrotemporal Epilepsy
ECTEvaporator Condensate Tank
ECTEnlarged Cell Technique
ECTElectronic Clearing Terminal
ECTExtended Coverage Team (various companies)
ECTEngineer Cad Technician
ECTEdinburgh Corporation Transport
ECTEuro-Change-Team
ECTEngineer Center Team
ECTExplicit Context Tracking
ECTEnterprise Complaint Tracking
ECTEuro Creative Tours Ltd. (UK)
ECTException Call Treatment
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Therapeutic and ethical aspects of electro-convulsive therapy: A British perspective.
Some depressions may respond best to electro-convulsive therapy. ECT is an effective treatment that is used in extremely severe cases of major depression when very rapid improvement is necessary, or when medications cannot be used or have not worked.
Application of procedures advocated by the more traditional medical model include the administration of psychotropic medications, electro-convulsive therapy, and time-limited hospitalization.
Magstim Whitland-based Magstim specialises in Transcranial Magnetic Stimulators (TMS) which sit between anti-depressant drugs and electro-convulsive therapy in terms of treatment for depression.
There is a touch of politics - including a mandatory dig at Thatcher - and some criticism of the use of electro-convulsive therapy, but the themes are essentially timeless, even though the aftermath of the invasion of Iraq is the trigger for a storyline which also includes flashbacks to the Falklands.
These include treatment of the underlying organic causes if any found, electro-convulsive therapy (ECT) if co-morbid with mood symptoms, (10) transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS), (3) cognitive behavioural therapy (11) and medications like varenicline.
As the second series begins, Carrie seems less interested in proving she's right than in rebuilding her life after undergoing electro-convulsive therapy, but when a former informant gets in touch, she's drawn back into her old CIA life.
As John's mental health began to deteriorate staff used Electro-convulsive therapy on him on the Eighton Ward, a locked ward for patients who are at high risk.
DESPITE the general belief that ECT (electro-convulsive therapy) ceased to be administered with the death of Jack Nicholson's character of McMurphy, in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, recent figures from the Mersey Care NHS Trust showed that 649 ECT administrations were given to patients last year.
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