TITLE

Electrochemistry of happiness

AUTHOR(S)
Verma, S. S.
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Chemical Business;Feb2008, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a technology for treating severe mental depression using deep brain stimulation. Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is a procedure in which two electrodes are implanted in the head that target the neurons associated with energy and mood. It relates the limitations of anti-depressants. Information is provided on electroconvulsive therapy, a whole-brain shock technique. It discusses the effectiveness of DBS in treating depression.
ACCESSION #
32606423

 

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