Comparison of the Clinical and Treatment Characteristics of Patients Undergoing Electroconvulsive Therapy for Catatonia Indication in the Context of Gender

@article{Parsanoglu2021ComparisonOT,
  title={Comparison of the Clinical and Treatment Characteristics of Patients Undergoing Electroconvulsive Therapy for Catatonia Indication in the Context of Gender},
  author={Zozan Parsanoglu and Ozlem Devrim Balaban and Sakir Gica and Ozge Atay and Ozan Altin},
  journal={Clinical EEG and Neuroscience},
  year={2021},
  volume={53},
  pages={175 - 183}
}
The aim of this study was to compare in the context of gender both clinical diagnosis and disease-related differences and electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)-related differences in data and efficacy in hospitalized patients with catatonic signs and symptoms. Data from 106 patients who received ECT with catatonia indication were retrospectively analyzed. Clinical data of male (n = 58) and female (n = 48) patients were compared. Hospitalization documents and outpatient files, sociodemographic and… 

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