This page is about ECT.

It is written for you who need treatment with ECT in Region Midtjylland, and for your relatives. The page describes what ECT is, how your treatment will take place and what side effects there may be with the treatment.

We hope that the site can be a help to you and your relatives to become wiser about ECT.

What is ECT?

Who can have ECT treatment?

How does ECT work?

Who will you meet in the ECT team?

Preliminary examination



After treatment

Do not drive


How safe is ECT?

Avoiding relapse

Ask your doctor

Denne side er opdateret januar 2022.

Brug ikke informationen på denne side til at stille dine egne diagnoser, og følg kun instruktionerne i vejledningen, hvis hospitalet har henvist dig til siden.