Evening Update: ECT & TMS
Tuesday 13th July 2021Virtual Event via Zoom
5.45pm Login, 6.00pm Welcome and 8.00pm Close
Dr Joe Johnson, Consultant Psychiatrist at NWBH NHS Foundation Trust, will give a historical
overview as well as discuss prescribing patterns, Indications/Contraindications, Implications for
use within a legal framework and NICE guidelines. This session is a good refresher for clinicians including positioning of ECT in clinical practice.
Dr Mohamed Abdelghani, Lead Consultant Psychiatrist at TMS service at Camden & Islington NHS Foundation Trust, will increase awareness and clinical utility of TMS as a NICE recommended treatment for depression. Dr Abdelghani will discuss the identification of patients who are suitable for TMS and share clinical cases of patients who received TMS as a treatment for depression.