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From 13 February to 27 June 1997, 447 cases of gonococcal conjunctivitis were identified by Communicable Disease and Public Health Centres and Community Clinics in the Northern Territory, Western Australia and South Australia. The outbreak involved Aboriginal communities predominantly in Central Australia and the Kimberley region in Western Australia. This(More)
We have studied prospectively 39 patients receiving a course of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) for major depressive disorder; they were allocated randomly to receive either propofol or methohexitone for anaesthesia. Recovery after the third ECT treatment was assessed by finger tap and digit symbol substitution tests at 15, 30, 45, 60 and 90 min after(More)
The effect of the induction agents propofol and methohexitone on seizure duration and clinical outcome was assessed in a prospective, randomised, double blind study in 32 depressed patients receiving electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). Assessments comprised Hamilton rating scales pre-ECT, weekly during the course, and at one month follow-up. Patients showed a(More)
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