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WELCOME TO ECTRON
Ectron was founded in 1950 by the late Dr. Russell to manufacture medical equipment for the use within psychiatry and went on to become the world’s leading manufacturer of Electro Convulsive Therapy (ECT) devices. Ectron has since expanded its range of products and is now working with international partners in new exciting areas including MagVita TMS therapy for the treatment of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD). Ectron is renowned for providing the highest quality, medical device technology to researchers, clinicians, physiotherapists and patients.
Ectron's key business is to supply the latest medical devices for use in neurology, psychology, psychiatry and neurological rehabilitation. The company prides itself on introducing new and emerging technologies along with supplying established products, focusing on research, diagnostics, treatment and rehabilitation of neurological disorders.
WHY CHOOSE ECTRON?
Knowledge leaders for upper limb rehabilatation devices, rTMS, MagPro
Leading provider of ECT devices rTMS and Upper Limb Rehabilitation
rTMS NICE approved
Only UK distributor for Magventure, Tyromotion and ECT
In January 2017 Oxleas NHS launched it's rTMS service for patients with a diagnosis of treatment resistant depression. This is a new treatment, included in the NICE guidelines in 2016, for both depression and migraine treatment. At this time, Oxleas NHS are able to provide this treatment for people with depression who are under their secondary mental health services and therefore residents of Bexley, Bromley and Greenwich. The team have already seen some positive results in patients.
Oxleas NHS are able to provide both rTMS and ECT to patients out of borough who have funding in place (approved by a local CCG or referred from a Private Psychiatrist or medical insurance scheme). The services are based within new purpose-built premises in the Woodlands Unit at Queen Mary’s Hospital in Sidcup, Kent. The team is led by Dr Rafael Euba, ECT Consultant and an expert in delivering rTMS.
Ectron were incredibly please with the turnout for Leicestershire Partnership Trusts TMS Symposium at the Bradgate Mental Health Unit on the Wednesday 29th March 2017. The symposium was attended by over forty psychiatry and healthcare professionals from all over Leicestershire area who had an interest in learning about the benefits of TMS.
Dr Claus Mathieson presented a practical 'hands-on session' with MagVenture's MagVita TMS Therapy System which is currently the only system that carries the CE Mark for Clinical use in the UK.
The feedback from all the attendees was extremely positive. If you would like Ectron to support a TMS Symposium for your NHS Trust, please email email@example.com
Over the next few days the team from Ectron will be in Graz celebrating 10 years of Tyromotion with the Tyromotion team and their international partners. During the event Ectron will learn about the latest advances in Tyromotion technology.
Guest Speakers In addition to Kathryn Farris, Tyromotion are introducing two more guest speakers.
Dr. Andrea Turolla, PT PhD IRCCS San Camillo Hospital Foundation – Venice/Italy Topic:
New approaches for closed-loop control of devices, in rehabilitation: principles and evidence.
Michael Laborn, OT Ergotherapie Laborn – Ergoldsbach/Bavaria/Germany Topic:
Computer aided intensive therapy of the hand- and arm-function. A promising approach.
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