Ronald L Warnell
Affiliation: Loma Linda University
- Successful use of left-unilateral electroconvulsive therapy in a right-handed maleRonald L Warnell
Loma Linda University, CA 92354, USA
J ECT 20:123-6. 2004..There is some support for using left-unilateral ECT because it appears to have less negative cognitive effect than bilateral ECT. This case supports the efficacy of left-unilateral ECT without adverse cognitive changes...
- Teaching electroconvulsive therapy to medical students: effects of instructional method on knowledge and attitudesRonald L Warnell
Department of Psychiatry, Loma Linda University, 11374 Mountain View Avenue, CA 92354, USA
Acad Psychiatry 29:433-6. 2005..To compare the effects of learning about electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) via live observation to learning via an instructional videotape...
- Introduction of vagus nerve stimulation into a maintenance electroconvulsive therapy regimen: a case study and cost analysisRonald L Warnell
Department of Psychiatry, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA 92354, USA
J ECT 23:114-9. 2007....
- Clinically insubstantial cognitive side effects of bitemporal electroconvulsive therapy at 0.5 msec pulse widthRonald L Warnell
Department of Psychiatry, Loma Linda University, CA 92373, USA
Ann Clin Psychiatry 23:257-62. 2011..We measured cognitive side effects from bitemporal electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) using stimuli of 0.5 msec pulse width 900 milliamperes (mA)...
- Propofol interruption of ECT seizure to reduce side-effects: a pilot studyRonald L Warnell
Department of Psychiatry, Loma Linda University, 11374 Mountain View Avenue, Loma Linda, CA 92354, USA
Psychiatry Res 175:184-5. 2010..Propofol infusion significantly prevented long seizures, and prevented cognitive decrements in most neuropsychological tests, several significantly. Propofol interruption may clinically help reduce ECT side-effects...