ECT in patients with intracranial masses.

The Journal of neuropsychiatry and clinical neurosciences

PubMedID: 17431067

Rasmussen KG, Perry CL, Sutor B, Moore KM. ECT in patients with intracranial masses. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2007;19(2):191-3.
The authors describe the electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) treatment of seven patients who had intracranial masses or mass effect and one patient who was status post mass resection. None suffered any neurological deterioration during ECT. They provide recommendations for clinical practice with such patients.