' One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest By Ken Kesey

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English IV-9 7 April 2014 Electroshock Therapy Reaction Paper Electroshock therapy is pulsed electricity. Electroshock therapy is used in both reality and in the book “One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest” by Ken Kesey. This technique has been portrait as a useful and safe process in the book. Electroshock therapy works by placing electrodes on either one or both sides of the head and, pulsed electricity is sent through the brain that induces an approximately 60-second seizure in the brain. The patient would have 6 to 12 treatments over two to four weeks. Some researchers have stated in this article that electroconvulsive therapy is more affective in the treatment for depression than the use of medication. The worse reported side effect
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