Electroshock Therapy

Electroconvulsive Therapy


A device “for giving general electric treatment for psychological effect, in psycho-neurotic cases” during the war. The electroconvulsive therapy  was first used on a human being in 1938.


Bergonic Chair by Otis Historical Archives National Museum of Health and Medicine under  CC BY 2.0.

Published by Betshy Paola Sanchez Marrugo

Student, artist, and scientist.

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