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Electroconvulsive therapy in a patient with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: A case report

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Kufner, Marco ; Nothdurfter, Caroline ; Steffling, Dagmar ; Baessler, Andrea ; Maier, Lars S. ; Qamar, Yasmin
Date of publication of this fulltext: 22 Sep 2022 05:53


The use of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in patients with underlying cardiac disease like hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) remains without satisfactory clinical guidelines. We provide a case report of successful application of ECT in a 43-year-old patient with bipolar disorder and comorbid HCM, including detailed diagnostic information and outlining key clinical considerations.

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