European Forum For Electroconvulsive Therapy


May 22-24 2019, the 14th Nordic Experience Meeting of the Nordic Association of Convulsive Therapy ‘Monitoring Treatment and Long-Term Outcome’ will take place in Gjøvik, Norway.

Among the talks:

  • The Importance of Anesthesia in ECT – Alexander Sartorius
  • Ketamine in the Treatment of Depression and its use in ECT Anesthesia – Chittaranjan Andrade
  • Speed of Recovery from Disorientation as a predictor of ECT treatment outcome – Tor Magne Bjölseth
  • Relapse After Successful ECT Index Series – Charles Kellner
  • Individualized Maintenance and Continuation ECT – Håkan Odeberg
  • A Controlled Study of Maintenance ECT – Axel Nordenskjöld
  • Safety and Effectiveness of Maintenance ECT, the UK Perspective – George Kirov
  • Recommendations for Continuation and Maintenance ECT in Different Patient Populations – Charles Kellner
  • Nursing Role in Treatment and Monitoring – Mette Susanne Bjerkhof and Håkan Odeberg
  • EEG – Eivind Aakhus, Per Bergsholm
  • Clinical Monitoring and Nursing Role – Mette Susanne Bjerkhof
  • Getting Closer with Patients – Pia Merete Andersen
  • Eliciting and Ensuring an Optimized Seizure – Per Bergsholm
  • Mechanism of action and biological changes in ECT – Ute Kessler
  • Clinical Features Indicating Future Response to ECT – Pascal Sienaert