Electroconvulsive Therapy

Electroconvulsive Therapy

N560/0028 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 19.3MB

Downloadable file size: 2.0MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: An apparatus used in electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), a controversial psychiatric treatment that uses an electric current to induce a generalized seizure in patients suffering from severe mental disorders. ECT was first used in the 1930s and is still used in mental hospitals today.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: asylum, ect, electric, electric currents, electric shocks, electricity, generalized seizure, healthcare, historical image, history, medical, medication, medications, medicine, mental disorder, mental disorders, mental hospital, psychiatric, psychiatric medication, psychiatric medications, psychiatric treatment, psychiatric treatments

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.