Hans Peter Kapfhammer

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of Graz
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Chronic fatigue syndrome]
    H P Kapfhammer
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie Auenbruggerplatz 31, A 8036 Graz Osterreich
    MMW Fortschr Med 146:29, 31-3. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint [Trauma and stressor-related disorders: diagnostic conceptualization in DSM-5]
    H P Kapfhammer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, 8036, Graz, Osterreich
    Nervenarzt 85:553-63. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint [Coexistent depressive and anxiety disorders in neurological diseases: from a perspective of multimorbidity]
    H P Kapfhammer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, 8036, Graz, Osterreich
    Nervenarzt 85:437-44. 2014
  4. doi request reprint [Trauma and psychosis-part 2 - On the association of early childhood maltreatment and risk of psychosis in general population]
    Hans Peter Kapfhammer
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, 8036, Graz, Osterreich
    Neuropsychiatr 27:21-37. 2013
  5. doi request reprint [Trauma and psychosis - part 1 : On the association of early childhood maltreatment in clinical populations with psychotic disorders]
    Hans Peter Kapfhammer
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, 8036, Graz, Osterreich
    Neuropsychiatr 26:171-8. 2012
  6. doi request reprint [Burnout : illness or symptom?]
    H P Kapfhammer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Osterreich
    Internist (Berl) 53:1276-7, 1280-2, 1284-6, 1288. 2012
  7. doi request reprint [Suicidal and infanticidal risks in puerperal psychosis of an early onset]
    Hans Peter Kapfhammer
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, 8036, Graz, Osterreich
    Neuropsychiatr 26:129-38. 2012
  8. doi request reprint [Psychopharmacological treatment in patients with somatoform disorders and functional body syndromes]
    H P Kapfhammer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, 8036 Graz, Osterreich
    Nervenarzt 83:1128-41. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint [Therapeutic possibilities after traumatic experiences]
    Hans Peter Kapfhammer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, Graz, Austria
    Psychiatr Danub 20:532-45. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint [Psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy of anxiety disorders]
    Hans Peter Kapfhammer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz
    Neuropsychiatr 22:51-70. 2008

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Publications52

  1. ncbi request reprint [Chronic fatigue syndrome]
    H P Kapfhammer
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie Auenbruggerplatz 31, A 8036 Graz Osterreich
    MMW Fortschr Med 146:29, 31-3. 2004
    ..To investigate the etiopathogenesis, multifactorial models are required. For treatment, adapted cognitive-behavioral therapy, possibly accompanied by an antidepressant, is effective...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Trauma and stressor-related disorders: diagnostic conceptualization in DSM-5]
    H P Kapfhammer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, 8036, Graz, Osterreich
    Nervenarzt 85:553-63. 2014
    ..With respect to stress-related disorders major divergences between DSM-5 and the future International Classification of Diseases 11 (ICD-11) are to be expected. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint [Coexistent depressive and anxiety disorders in neurological diseases: from a perspective of multimorbidity]
    H P Kapfhammer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, 8036, Graz, Osterreich
    Nervenarzt 85:437-44. 2014
    ....
  4. doi request reprint [Trauma and psychosis-part 2 - On the association of early childhood maltreatment and risk of psychosis in general population]
    Hans Peter Kapfhammer
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, 8036, Graz, Osterreich
    Neuropsychiatr 27:21-37. 2013
    ..Both theoretical models and first data derived from empirical studies will be presented...
  5. doi request reprint [Trauma and psychosis - part 1 : On the association of early childhood maltreatment in clinical populations with psychotic disorders]
    Hans Peter Kapfhammer
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, 8036, Graz, Osterreich
    Neuropsychiatr 26:171-8. 2012
    ..The conditional role of early childhood abuse, however, has to be investigated only within a multifactorial biopsychosocial model of psychotic illness...
  6. doi request reprint [Burnout : illness or symptom?]
    H P Kapfhammer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Osterreich
    Internist (Berl) 53:1276-7, 1280-2, 1284-6, 1288. 2012
    ..Any aetiopathogenetic evaluation may be favourably done within a multifactorial biopsychosocial model. Consequences for medical care will be described...
  7. doi request reprint [Suicidal and infanticidal risks in puerperal psychosis of an early onset]
    Hans Peter Kapfhammer
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, 8036, Graz, Osterreich
    Neuropsychiatr 26:129-38. 2012
    ..A sample of patients with a puerperal psychosis of an early manifestation is investigated in respect of special risks of suicide and infanticide...
  8. doi request reprint [Psychopharmacological treatment in patients with somatoform disorders and functional body syndromes]
    H P Kapfhammer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, 8036 Graz, Osterreich
    Nervenarzt 83:1128-41. 2012
    ..Probably due to the inherent relationships to anxiety, obsessive-compulsive and depressive disorders, both hypochondria and body dysmorphic disorder can be positively treated by serotonergic antidepressants as well...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Therapeutic possibilities after traumatic experiences]
    Hans Peter Kapfhammer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, Graz, Austria
    Psychiatr Danub 20:532-45. 2008
    ..In early interventions, substances blocking the norepinephric hyperactivity seem to be promising alternatives. Stress doses of hydrocortisone may be considered as an experimental pharmacological strategy so far...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy of anxiety disorders]
    Hans Peter Kapfhammer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz
    Neuropsychiatr 22:51-70. 2008
    ..In psychiatric care biological and psychological approaches are often combined although the empirical basement of combined treatments still requires further validation...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Somatoform disorders. Clinical evidence, etiology, pathogenesis, and therapy]
    H P Kapfhammer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, 8036, Graz
    Nervenarzt 79:99-115; quiz 116-7. 2008
    ..Etiopathogenetically, somatoform disorders may best be considered within a multifactorial model. Some pragmatic guidelines for multimodal treatment of somatoform disorders are outlined...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Depressive disorders. A diagnostic and therapeutic challenge also for primary care]
    H P Kapfhammer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, 8036 Graz, Osterreich
    Internist (Berl) 48:173-186; quiz 187-8. 2007
    ..This review provides basic knowledge on epidemiology, diagnosis, pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy to enable successful primary care of this important group of patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Late adolescence and young adulthood -- their etiopathogenetic significance for schizophrenia]
    H P Kapfhammer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universität Graz Osterreich
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 73:S96-102. 2005
    ..Neurobiological reorganisation and psychosocial transformation are both sides of one developmental process during adolescence and young adulthood...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Somatoform and factitious disorders in clinical medicine]
    Hans Peter Kapfhammer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Graz, Austria
    Wien Med Wochenschr 155:524-36. 2005
    ..e., factitious disorders must be differentiated, both showing a complex etiopathogenesis of their somatic symptoms. Patients with somatoform and factitious disorders present a special challenge within the health care system...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Somatization syndrome: a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge. Difficult patients with puzzling complaints]
    Hans Peter Kapfhammer
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie Graz Osterreich
    MMW Fortschr Med 146:22-3. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint [Family planning in women with schizophrenia - case report on a schizophrenic patient with multiple pregnancy resulting from in vitro fertilization]
    Hans Peter Kapfhammer
    Univ Klinik für Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz
    Neuropsychiatr 25:103-10. 2011
    ..The patient's course during a triple pregnancy, postpartum period and early parenthood is described...
  17. pmc Somatic symptoms in depression
    Hans Peter Kapfhammer
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of Graz, Austria
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 8:227-39. 2006
    ..The neurobiological underpinnings of somatic symptoms in depression may guide more promising treatment approaches...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Sick building syndrome or fungal allergy? When houses cause illness]
    H P Kapfhammer
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Graz
    MMW Fortschr Med 145:26-30. 2003
    ..SBS must be clearly differentiated from building-related illness. Diagnostic measures and therapeutic implications are discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder and health-related quality of life in long-term survivors of acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Hans P Kapfhammer
    Department of Psychiatry, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    Am J Psychiatry 161:45-52. 2004
    ..Psychiatric morbidity and negative effects on health-related quality of life were assessed in long-term survivors of acute respiratory distress syndrome...
  20. ncbi request reprint [The relationship between depression, anxiety and heart disease - a psychosomatic challenge]
    Hans Peter Kapfhammer
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Psychiatr Danub 23:412-24. 2011
    ..Depressive and cardiological disorders present a major comorbidity. Their manifold interrelations may be best analysed within a biopsychosocial model of disease...
  21. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric and psychosocial outcome of cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass: a prospective 12-month follow-up study
    Hans Bernd Rothenhäusler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine of Graz, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 27:18-28. 2005
    ....
  22. doi request reprint A biopsychosocial model of interferon-alpha-induced depression in patients with chronic hepatitis C infection
    Andreas Baranyi
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Psychother Psychosom 82:332-40. 2013
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Asymmetric dimethylarginine responses during interferon-α-induced depression in patients with chronic hepatitis C infection
    Andreas Baranyi
    From the Department of Psychiatry A B, H P K, H B R, Clinical Institute of Medical and Chemical Laboratory Diagnostics A M, and Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine C P B, R S, University of Medicine of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Psychosom Med 76:197-207. 2014
    ..The associations between IFN-α-induced depressive symptoms with ADMA and SDMA levels were prospectively investigated until 3 months after treatment...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Psychopharmacotherapy in somatic diseases -- treatment principles in daily medical routine]
    Hans Bernd Rothenhäusler
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Graz, Austria
    Wien Med Wochenschr 155:303-14. 2005
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Clinical effects of electroconvulsive therapy in severe depression and concomitant changes in cerebral glucose metabolism--an exploratory study
    Eva Z Reininghaus
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, A 8036 Graz, Austria
    J Affect Disord 146:290-4. 2013
    ..This study assessed the effects of a series of ECT in depressive subjects on cerebral glucose metabolism measured by FDG-PET scans pre- and post-therapy in thus far the largest group of 12 patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Atypical antipsychotics and metabolic syndrome]
    Andreas Baranyi
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie Graz, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Graz, Osterreich
    Wien Med Wochenschr 157:255-70. 2007
    ..Clinicans must balance the significant benefits of atypical antipsychotics against the risk of metabolic disturbances. In this article recent findings are reviewed...
  27. doi request reprint Altered state and trait disgust in borderline personality disorder
    Anne Schienle
    Institute of Psychology, Karl Franzens University Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:105-8. 2013
    ..Consequently, the assessment of disgust reactivity should be introduced as a diagnostic tool for this disorder...
  28. ncbi request reprint Ziprasidone in Huntington's disease: the first case reports
    Raphael M Bonelli
    University Clinic of Psychiatry, Karl Franzens University Graz, Austria
    J Psychopharmacol 17:459-60. 2003
    ..We report three genetically confirmed HD patients who improved significantly in several categories of the motor scale of the Unified HD Rating Scale...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Psychosocial screening and selection of candidates for liver transplantation]
    Hans Bernd Rothenhäusler
    Psychiatrische Klinik und Poliklinik der LMU München, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 53:364-75. 2003
    ..The TERS therefore may be used routinely...
  30. ncbi request reprint Basal ganglia volumetric studies in affective disorder: what did we learn in the last 15 years?
    R M Bonelli
    University Clinic of Psychiatry, Graz Medical University, Graz, Austria
    J Neural Transm 113:255-68. 2006
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Changes in brain metabolism after ECT-positron emission tomography in the assessment of changes in glucose metabolism subsequent to electroconvulsive therapy--lessons, limitations and future applications
    E Z Schmidt
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, 8036 Graz, Austria
    J Affect Disord 106:203-8. 2008
    ..However the mode of action of ECT is still not fully understood. Advances in neuroimaging created new possibilities to understand the functional changes of the human brain...
  32. ncbi request reprint [The effects of stalking on psychiatrists, psychotherapists and psychologists. Prevalence of stalking and its emotional impact]
    A Krammer
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, 8010 Graz, Osterreich
    Nervenarzt 78:809-17. 2007
    ..The analyses suggest that stalking, in the psychiatric field of activity, is a common and serious phenomenon, and that strategies for the prevention and protection of potentially affected professions have to be developed...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Depression in the medically ill: diagnosis and treatment considerations in C-L psychiatry settings]
    H B Rothenhäusler
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie der Karl Franzens Universität Graz, Austria
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 71:358-65. 2003
    ..The authors have used the examples of Parkinson's disease and epilepsy commonly associated with depression to illustrate how these considerations affect the C-L psychiatrist's choice of an antidepressant in the medically ill...
  34. ncbi request reprint Neuroprotection in Huntington's disease: a 2-year study on minocycline
    Raphael M Bonelli
    Department of Psychiatry, Graz Medical University, Graz, Austria
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 19:337-42. 2004
    ..A long-term, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial appears highly warranted for definitively establishing the value of minocycline in HD...
  35. ncbi request reprint The influence of psychotropic drugs on cerebral cell death: female neurovulnerability to antipsychotics
    Raphael M Bonelli
    University Clinic of Psychiatry, Graz Medical University, Graz, Austria
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 20:145-9. 2005
    ..Finally, the possible connection between the observed increased cerebral cell death and tardive dyskinesia, the most threatening side-effect in antipsychotic therapy, is discussed...
  36. ncbi request reprint Patterns of psychiatric consultation in an Austrian tertiary care center - results of a systematic analysis of 3,307 referrals over 2 years
    Hans Bernd Rothenhäusler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Psychiatr Danub 20:301-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the phenomenology of a newly structured Austrian tertiary - care hospital consultation - liaison (C - L) psychiatry service...
  37. ncbi request reprint Soluble interleukin 2 receptor levels, temperament and character in formerly depressed suicide attempters compared with normal controls
    Hans Bernd Rothenhäusler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine of Graz, Austria
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 36:455-66. 2006
    ..We propose that the liability to suicidal behavior among suicide attempters susceptible to depressive symptomatology may be related to high harm avoidance and low self-directedness...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Limb apraxia]
    Anna K Hödl
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat, Graz, Osterreich
    Med Klin (Munich) 101:24-8. 2006
    ..Ideational apraxia is apraxia with tool use like cutting with a knife or utilizing a pencil...
  39. ncbi request reprint Amantadine in the akinetic-rigid variant of Huntington's disease
    Markus K Magnet
    Karl Franzens University Graz, Graz, Austria
    Ann Pharmacother 38:1194-6. 2004
    ..To report the effects of amantadine on an akinetic-rigid variant of Huntington's disease (HD)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Influence of patient-related and surgery-related risk factors on cognitive performance, emotional state, and convalescence after cardiac surgery
    Rottraut Ille
    University Hospital of Psychiatry, Graz, Austria
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 8:166-9. 2007
    ..This study investigated the influence of different risk factors on cognitive performance, emotional state, and convalescence...
  41. doi request reprint Outcome of coumarin-therapy in an outpatient setting over a 10-year period: coumarin-therapy in clinical practice
    Eva Z Reininghaus
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 31, 8036 Graz, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 124:756-62. 2012
    ..In addition, we focused on differences between the two VKAs and the particular indications for treatment and influences of risk factors...
  42. ncbi request reprint Tryptophan breakdown is increased in euthymic overweight individuals with bipolar disorder: a preliminary report
    Eva Z Reininghaus
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Bipolar Disord 16:432-40. 2014
    ..We present the first preliminary report of our BIPFAT study, which explored shared hypothesized pathophysiological pathways between being overweight and having BD...
  43. ncbi request reprint [Personality profile and psychic deviations in offenders examined for psychiatric-forensic appraisal]
    R Ille
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Karl Franzens Universitat Graz, Austria
    Nervenarzt 76:52-60. 2005
    ..The importance of classification for risk estimation of delinquent behaviour and its significance for providing forensic opinions is discussed...
  44. ncbi request reprint [Mild cognitive impairment: A review of the literature]
    A K Hödl
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Graz
    MMW Fortschr Med 147:40-3. 2005
    ..Therapy of MCI is basically like the treatment of Alzheimer's disease: symptomatic treatment with cholinesterase-inhibitors or antioxidants, and compensatory psychological approaches...
  45. ncbi request reprint Exposure to high stress in the intensive care unit may have negative effects on health-related quality-of-life outcomes after cardiac surgery
    Gustav Schelling
    Department of Anesthesiology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Crit Care Med 31:1971-80. 2003
    ..We sought to determine whether failed improvements in HRQL after cardiac surgery are associated with the development of traumatic memories and chronic stress states as a result of high perioperative stress exposure...
  46. ncbi request reprint [Munchhausen patients in general hospitals--Clinical features and treatment approaches in C-L psychiatry settings]
    Hans Bernd Rothenhäusler
    Psychiatrische Klinik und Poliklinik der LMU München, Germany
    Psychiatr Prax 29:381-7. 2002
    ..This article gives an overview of clinical features and treatment approaches in C-L psychiatry settings...
  47. ncbi request reprint Stress doses of hydrocortisone, traumatic memories, and symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder in patients after cardiac surgery: a randomized study
    Gustav Schelling
    Department of Anesthesiology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 55:627-33. 2004
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric and psychosocial outcome of orthotopic liver transplantation
    Hans Bernd Rothenhäusler
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom 71:285-97. 2002
    ..The study aimed to explore the prevalence of psychiatric disorders among orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT) recipients, and to investigate how psychiatric morbidity was linked to health-related quality of life (HRQOL)...
  49. ncbi request reprint Drug holiday in Huntington's disease
    Eva Z Schmidt
    Ann Pharmacother 39:773. 2005
  50. ncbi request reprint Why minocycline is helpful in Huntington's disease
    Raphael M Bonelli
    J Psychopharmacol 17:461. 2003
  51. ncbi request reprint "Add-On"-therapy with an individualized preparation consisting of free amino acids for patients with a major depression
    Rottraut Ille
    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Experimental Endocrinology, Vienna, Austria
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 257:222-9. 2007
    ..Furthermore, lacking side effects of the amino acids resulting also in a better patient compliance may improve the benefit/risk ratio...
  52. ncbi request reprint [Capacitive requirement for acute in-patient care of patients with psychosomatic diseases in bavaria]
    Herbert Kappauf
    Herbert Kappauf, Medizinische Klinik 5, Klinikum Nürnberg, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 52:248-52. 2002
    ..This is a publication of the complete expertise by the project group "Acute In-patient Care for Patients with Psychosomatic Diseases in Bavaria" which has been handed to the Bavarian Ministry of Social Affairs in December 1999...