Executive function in treatment-resistant depression before and after electroconvulsive therapy.

OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to examine executive functions (EF) in patients with treatment-resistant depression (TRD) before and after bitemporal electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) and to evaluate possible associations between the depression severity and executive tasks performances. METHODS Patients (n = 29), treated with bitemporal ECT, underwent… CONTINUE READING