Journal of Geriatric Mental Health, a publication of Indian Association for Geriatric Mental Health, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Semiannual print on demand compilation of issues published. The journal’s full text is available online at http://www.jgmh.org The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository.
Journal of Geriatric Mental Health is an International Journal that aims to enhance the mental health care of elderly/geriatric subjects. The journal publishes original research articles, review articles, clinical practice reports, case report, commentaries, editorial, letter to the editor and special features on cutting-edge care of elderly patients.
July-December 2017| Vol 4| Issue 2
Electroconvulsive therapy: 80 NOT OUT
Although convulsive therapy was used for the management of psychiatric disorders since the 16th century, electrical current was used for the first time to induce seizures in 1938 by Cerletti and ...
Electroconvulsive therapy in the elderly
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is one of the treatment modalities in psychiatry that has stood the test of time for years. ECT has been used in various psychiatric conditions in the elderly. Comorbid...
Electroconvulsive therapy in the elderly: Anesthetic considerations and Psychotropic interactions
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) has been found to be a rapid and effective treatment strategy for psychiatric and neurological conditions in the elderly, but the administration of ECT in the elderly c...
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