Electroconvulsive Shock

Known as: Electroshocks, Shocks, Electroconvulsive, Electroshock 
Induction of a stress reaction in experimental subjects by means of an electrical shock; applies to either convulsive or non-convulsive states.

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1945-2018
05019452017

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2002
Highly Cited
2002
NMDA antagonists derived from 5-phosphonomethyl-1,4-dihydroquinoxaline-2,3-dione (3a) are potent anticonvulsant agents, and… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Electroconvulsive shock (ECS) seizures provide an animal model of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in humans. Recent evidence… (More)
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1999
1999
The elicitation of repeated focal seizures (kindling) induces mossy fiber sprouting in the hippocampus of the rat. The present… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Disruptions in mushroom body (MB) or central complex (CC) brain structures impair Drosophila associative olfactory learning… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
An elevated plus-maze consisting of two open and two enclosed arms was employed for an evaluation of memory in mice. Mice in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
In the adult castrated male rat, exposure to inescapable, intermittent electroshocks inhibited the pulsatile pattern of… (More)
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1980
1980
Repeated electroconvulsive shock, applied to rats, induces a subsensitivity of dopamine autoreceptors located in the substantia… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Rats when forced to swim in a cylinder from which they cannot escape will, after an initial period of vigorous activity, adopt a… (More)
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1977
Highly Cited
1977
A depressed state can be induced in mice by forcing them to swim in a narrow cylinder from which they cannot escape. After a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
Rats had a memory loss of a fear response when they received an electroconvulsive shock 24 hours after the fear-conditioning… (More)
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