Translation of shock therapy in Spanish:

shock therapy

electrochoque, n.


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    electrochoque masculine
    electroshock masculine
    • Subjected to two years of shock therapy treatment, it left her facing a life of mental problems and hospital stays.
    • Such language covers a multitude of practices illegal under international law, from holding prisoners indefinitely to physical violence such as electric shock treatment.
    • Oh, and the doctors would also have to perform lobotomies and give electric shock treatment.
    • Most of the prisoners - arrested since anti-war demonstrations began in mid-January - have been tortured by the use of electric shock treatment and repeated beatings.
    • When she returns home, Mabel announces that she received shock treatment every day in hospital.
    • She had become increasingly depressed and had undergone every type of treatment from anti-depressant drugs to electric shock treatment.
    • I'd had the straight-laced Freudian type, the holistic type and the latest one had been a nut for solving things with shock therapy.
    • Insulin shock therapy inducing seizures by the lowering of blood sugar was used with some success in schizophrenics.
    • As if that weren't disturbing enough, it seems that electroconvulsive therapy - better known as shock treatment - is making a comeback.
    • It is absolutely true that there is a move back towards or electric shock treatment.
    • The treatments comprised straightjackets, seclusion, insulin shock and electric shock treatment, that was it.
    • Crazy John is to receive shock therapy or counselling for mental illness.
    • He received electric shock treatment on a number of occasions and it was while he was in a mental institution, shortly after receiving electric shocks, that he suffered a heart attack and died.
    • Drugs and electric shock treatment are overused and non-psychotic patients are drawn into hospital work forces.
    • A former teacher died within hours of being given electric shock treatment to help treat her mental illness.
    • Electric shock treatment (cardio version) under sedation is also occasionally used to stop an episode of SVT.
    • I didn't know the words for electro-convulsive shock therapy, but I don't think that would have helped.
    • After my mother's last episode, which was especially long and terrible, the psychiatrist suggested shock therapy.
    • The Orphanage was later converted and became a Lunatic Asylum - home to the insane and an electronic shock treatment facility.
    • I suppose I was on three weeks of shock treatment.