Resultados: 3

The use of electroconvulsive therapy in Québec

INTRODUCTION: From the time it was introduced into psychia-try in 1938, electroshock treatment, also known as ECT (for electroconvulsive therapy), has been highly controversial. In fact, it has been so controversial that in the mid-1960s, its use decreased considerably in the Western world, under social ...

Gamma knife and linear accelerator stereotactic radiosurgery

INTRODUCTION: Thanks to the technological evolution of the different imaging techniques, which are now increasingly precise, the surgical or, more specifically, neurosurgical treatment of certain brain lesions has made tremendous strides. The main challenge in stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) was to offer...

Évaluation des techniques de détection de la rupture des implants mammaires

INTRODUCTION: Les implants mammaires servent à la recons-truction du sein consécutive à une mastectomie ou à un accident, à la correction de malformations congé-nitales telles que l’aplasie, l’hypoplasie ou l’asymétrie mammaire, ou à l’augmentation mammaire à des fins esthétiques. Jusqu...