A Qualitative Exploration of Gaps and Challenges in Knowledge and Practices of Electroconvulsive Therapy by Key Personnel in Public and Private Mental Health Units in Kenya

Background: Evidence-based research for electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) practice in Kenya is scarce. This has seemingly stifled knowledge with regard to ECT practice among key personnel in the country. Research shows that evidence-based guidelines not only harmonize clinical practice in a certain re...

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Main Authors: Nabila Amin Ali, Frederick Owiti, Pius Kigamwa, Manasi Kumar
Format: Article
Published: Frontiers Media S.A. 2019-10-01
Series:Frontiers in Psychiatry
Online Access:https://www.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fpsyt.2019.00697/full