Tampere 2017


Introduction – Marco Nobis, chairman of NACT

Mechanisms of action of ECT – efficacy and cognitive adverse effects – C. Andrade

New research in mechanism of action of ECT – Mikael Tiger

Managing specific problems within anaesthesia – Alexander Sartorius




Optimizing ECT technique, monitoring and anaesthesia – Colleen Loo

tDCS in depression – Colleen Loo

rTMS or alternatives for treatment resistant depression – Tero Taiminen



Maximizing ECT efficacy and Lithium for preventing relapse – Keith Rasmussen

ECT for PTSD – Evidence of efficacy and a hypothesis for new directions – C. Andrade

Perspectives on ECT from Rome, where it all started – Giuseppe Bersani