Customer Service | Help | FAQ | Report a Data Error | About
:
Login
Tip: To keep track of most popular articles…

PEP-Web Tip of the Day

You can always keep track of the Most Popular Journal Articles on PEP Web by checking the PEP tab found on the homepage.

For the complete list of tips, see PEP-Web Tips on the PEP-Web support page.

Greenson, R.R. (1949). Sleep-Electroshock Therapy of the Psychoses: H. S. Rubinstein. Arch. of Neurology and Psychiatry, LIX, 1948, pp. 517–522.. Psychoanal Q., 18:128.
Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing: Sleep-Electroshock Therapy of the Psychoses: H. S. Rubinstein. Arch. of Neurology and Psychiatry, LIX, 1948, pp. 517–522.

(1949). Psychoanalytic Quarterly, 18:128

Sleep-Electroshock Therapy of the Psychoses: H. S. Rubinstein. Arch. of Neurology and Psychiatry, LIX, 1948, pp. 517–522.

Ralph R. Greenson

'Sleep-electroshock therapy is a modification of the orthodox electroshock treatment in which the patient is induced to sleep by the intravenous injection of sodium pentothal prior to the application of the electric current. By this means, patients who would themselves have discontinued shock therapy because of fear, and patients who, because of their unmanageable psychomotor reactions, would have to be denied treatment by the physician, have been treated successfully.'


WARNING! This text is printed for personal use. It is copyright to the journal in which it originally appeared. It is illegal to redistribute it in any form.
- 128 -

Article Citation

Greenson, R.R. (1949). Sleep-Electroshock Therapy of the Psychoses. Psychoanal. Q., 18:128

Copyright © 2017, Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing, ISSN 2472-6982 Customer Service | Help | FAQ | Download PEP Bibliography | Report a Data Error | About

WARNING! This text is printed for personal use. It is copyright to the journal in which it originally appeared. It is illegal to redistribute it in any form.