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electroconvulsive therapy
used in The Lovely Bones

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the induction of an artificial seizure in a patient by passing electricity through the brain; controversial psychiatric treatment
  • "You remind me of my wife," Len said after a long silence, during which my mother had drawn an orange poodle and what looked like a blue horse undergoing electroshock treatment.
    Chapter Six (94% in)

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