The Effects of Memory Alteration in Schizophrenic Patients Treated with Electroconvulsive Shock Therapy

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The problem of this investigation is twofold. First, to demonstrate the effects of the variation of convulsive-nonconvulsive electroshock treatment used in this study in relation to memory alteration in schizophrenia as measured by the Wechsler Memory Scale. Second, to determine those aspects of memory that are the most affected, and those that are the least affected by this form of treatment.

Creator(s): Redding, Kaye George
Creation Date: August 1957
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Publisher Name: North Texas State College
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
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  • Creation: August 1957
Description:

The problem of this investigation is twofold. First, to demonstrate the effects of the variation of convulsive-nonconvulsive electroshock treatment used in this study in relation to memory alteration in schizophrenia as measured by the Wechsler Memory Scale. Second, to determine those aspects of memory that are the most affected, and those that are the least affected by this form of treatment.

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Level: Master's
Department: School of Education
Discipline: Education
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iv, 42 leaves

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Keyword(s): schizophrenia | electroshock | treatment | memory
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  • CALL-NO: 379 N81 no.2584
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: n_02584
  • UNTCAT: b1893368 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc107973
Resource Type: Thesis or Dissertation
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Holder: Redding, Kaye George