Research. Her decision to have ECT during her pregnancy was not made hastily. She claims she did adequate research and spoke to the treating team after realizing she wanted to have the ECT treatment.
ECT. So, she went through with the ECT during her final trimester of the pregnancy. She claims that it helped get her through her episode by helping her with the most severe symptoms she had been dealing with. She claims her baby had the tiniest chance of being born early.
ECT. During her pregnancy ECT treatment, she had an obstetrics team present just in case any problems arose. There was also fetal monitoring in place as a precaution. However, the woman believes the treatment is very safe and underused despite what little research has been done on the subject.