[Effectiveness of electroconvulsive therapy in the light of current approaches to the treatment of febrile conditions in schizophrenia].

@article{Moshchevitin1990EffectivenessOE,
  title={[Effectiveness of electroconvulsive therapy in the light of current approaches to the treatment of febrile conditions in schizophrenia].},
  author={S Iu Moshchevitin and Boris D Tsygankov and Dr. A. Malin},
  journal={Zhurnal nevropatologii i psikhiatrii imeni S.S. Korsakova},
  year={1990},
  volume={90 4},
  pages={114-21}
}
The authors review febrile attacks of schizophrenia and the febrile period of the malignant neuroleptic syndrome in schizophrenia. Twenty-five schizophrenia patients were observed to establish the effect of the ECT on their status. The ECT was found to be highly effective in combination with intensive infusion therapy aimed at the correction of homeostasis. It was revealed that the prognosis and efficacy of the use of the ECT is determined by the stage of the development of febrile condition… CONTINUE READING