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.

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Redding, Kaye George August 1957.

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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.

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Redding, Kaye George. The Effects of Memory Alteration in Schizophrenic Patients Treated with Electroconvulsive Shock Therapy, thesis, August 1957; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc107973/: accessed May 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .