S Fruehwald

Summary

Affiliation: University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of overcrowding and legislational change on the incidence of suicide in custody experiences in Austria, 1967-1996
    Stefan Fruehwald
    Clinical Department of Social Psychiatry, Vienna University Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Int J Law Psychiatry 25:119-28. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The relevance of self-concepts discriminating in long-term incarcerated sex offenders
    S Fruehwald
    Clin Department of Social Psychiatry, University Clinic of Psychiatry, Vienna General Hospital, Austria
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 29:267-78. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint [Assessment of custodial suicide risk--jail and prison suicides in Austria 1975-1996]
    S Fruhwald
    Klinische Abteilung für Sozialpsychiatrie und Evaluationsforschung, Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, AKH Wien, Osterreich
    Psychiatr Prax 27:195-200. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Do monthly or seasonal variations exist in suicides in a high-risk setting?
    Stefan Fruehwald
    Clinical Department of Social Psychiatry, Vienna General Hospital, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090, Austria
    Psychiatry Res 121:263-9. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint The relevance of suicidal behaviour in jail and prison suicides
    Stefan Fruehwald
    Clinical Department of Social Psychiatry, Vienna University Medical School, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur Psychiatry 18:161-5. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Early fluoxetine treatment of post-stroke depression--a three-month double-blind placebo-controlled study with an open-label long-term follow up
    Stefan Fruehwald
    Clin Department of Social Psychiatry, Vienna University Medical School, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Neurol 250:347-51. 2003
  7. pmc Death behind bars
    Stefan Fruehwald
    Clinical Department of Social Psychiatry, Vienna University Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    CMAJ 167:1127-8. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Depression and quality of life in multiple sclerosis
    S Fruehwald
    Clinical Department of Social Psychiatry, Vienna University Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Acta Neurol Scand 104:257-61. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint [Did suicidal behavior have relevance for prison suicide?]
    S Fruhwald
    Klinische Abteilung für Sozialpsychiatrie u Evaluationsforschung, Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Wien, Osterreich
    Psychiatr Prax 28:326-9. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint [Relationship between symptoms of depression and anxiety and the quality of life in multiple sclerosis]
    S Fruhwald
    Neurologische Abteilung, Krankenhaus St Pölten
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 113:333-8. 2001

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of overcrowding and legislational change on the incidence of suicide in custody experiences in Austria, 1967-1996
    Stefan Fruehwald
    Clinical Department of Social Psychiatry, Vienna University Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Int J Law Psychiatry 25:119-28. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The relevance of self-concepts discriminating in long-term incarcerated sex offenders
    S Fruehwald
    Clin Department of Social Psychiatry, University Clinic of Psychiatry, Vienna General Hospital, Austria
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 29:267-78. 1998
    ..We also investigated the relationship of previous convictions and duration of incarceration with the offenders' self-concepts and the influence of psychotherapeutic intervention on the offenders' self-concepts...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Assessment of custodial suicide risk--jail and prison suicides in Austria 1975-1996]
    S Fruhwald
    Klinische Abteilung für Sozialpsychiatrie und Evaluationsforschung, Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, AKH Wien, Osterreich
    Psychiatr Prax 27:195-200. 2000
    ..Although incarceration is a high-risk situation for suicide all over the world, hardly any results have been published concerning the situation of custodial suicide in German-speaking countries...
  4. ncbi request reprint Do monthly or seasonal variations exist in suicides in a high-risk setting?
    Stefan Fruehwald
    Clinical Department of Social Psychiatry, Vienna General Hospital, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090, Austria
    Psychiatry Res 121:263-9. 2004
    ..If the individual's possibilities for social interactions are limited, the influence of seasonal changes in social activities may be less relevant. This could explain the absence of seasonal changes in custodial suicide incidence...
  5. ncbi request reprint The relevance of suicidal behaviour in jail and prison suicides
    Stefan Fruehwald
    Clinical Department of Social Psychiatry, Vienna University Medical School, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur Psychiatry 18:161-5. 2003
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Early fluoxetine treatment of post-stroke depression--a three-month double-blind placebo-controlled study with an open-label long-term follow up
    Stefan Fruehwald
    Clin Department of Social Psychiatry, Vienna University Medical School, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Neurol 250:347-51. 2003
    ..This study was conducted to show the efficacy and safety of early treatment with the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor fluoxetine in post-stroke depressed patients...
  7. pmc Death behind bars
    Stefan Fruehwald
    Clinical Department of Social Psychiatry, Vienna University Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    CMAJ 167:1127-8. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Depression and quality of life in multiple sclerosis
    S Fruehwald
    Clinical Department of Social Psychiatry, Vienna University Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Acta Neurol Scand 104:257-61. 2001
    ..The high prevalence of psychiatric comorbidity in MS is, however, hardly ever considered in studies concerning QoL...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Did suicidal behavior have relevance for prison suicide?]
    S Fruhwald
    Klinische Abteilung für Sozialpsychiatrie u Evaluationsforschung, Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Wien, Osterreich
    Psychiatr Prax 28:326-9. 2001
    ..This study investigates all suicides in all correctional institutions of Austria during the last 25 years...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Relationship between symptoms of depression and anxiety and the quality of life in multiple sclerosis]
    S Fruhwald
    Neurologische Abteilung, Krankenhaus St Pölten
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 113:333-8. 2001
    ..However, the influence of psychiatric complications, which occur frequently in MS (e.g. depression and anxiety disorders), on the autoassessment of QoL are hardly ever considered...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prison suicides in Austria, 1975-1997
    S Fruehwald
    Clinical Department of Social Psychiatry, University Clinical of Psychiatry, Vienna General Hospital, Austria
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 30:360-9. 2000
    ..We recommend that psychologists or psychiatrists concentrate on the suicide prevention of high-risk offenders after screening the newly admitted offenders for their propensity to suicide...
  12. ncbi request reprint Relationship between depression, anxiety and quality of life: a study of stroke patients compared to chronic low back pain and myocardial ischemia patients
    S Fruhwald
    Department of Neurology, St Pölten Hospital, St Polten, Austria
    Psychopathology 34:50-6. 2001
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  13. ncbi request reprint Fifty years of prison suicide in Austria: does legislation have an impact?
    S Fruehwald
    Clinical Department of Social Psychiatry, University Clinic of Psychiatry, Vienna General Hospital, Austria
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 30:272-81. 2000
    ..Therefore, the suicide rate of inmates of correctional facilities increased significantly. Possible reasons for this phenomenon are discussed in relation to changes of the criminal law...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Psychopharmaceuticals and breast feeding]
    S Fruhwald
    Klinische Abteilung für Sozialpsychiatrie u Evaluationsforschung, Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie AKH Wien
    Psychiatr Prax 27:55-63. 2000
    ..Monitoring of the serum-levels is advisable especially during the first three months. The nursing infant has to be closely controlled for any adverse effects...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Depression after cerebrovascular injury. Review and differentiation from other psychiatric complications]
    S Fruhwald
    Neurologische Abteilung, KH St Pölten
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 67:155-62. 1999
    ..Finally recommendations concerning therapeutic intervention are mentioned...
  16. ncbi request reprint Discriminating among incarcerated sexual offenders by their perception of interpersonal problems and experience-related anxiety
    R Eher
    Department of Social Psychiatry, University Medical School Vienna, Austria
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 30:93-103. 1999
    ..Furthermore, perception of interpersonal difficulties and experience related anxiety in our study correctly classified 72% of high and low violent sexual offenders...
  17. doi request reprint The distillation of "VISCI": towards a better identification of suicidal inmates
    Patrick Frottier
    Justizanstalt Mittersteig, Vienna, Austria
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 39:376-85. 2009
    ..VISCI differentiated well between suicides and nonsuicides. The routine administration of the VISCI may help to direct the existing professional attention to inmates with the highest need...
  18. ncbi request reprint Suicide in custody: case-control study
    Stefan Fruehwald
    Division of Social Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Br J Psychiatry 185:494-8. 2004
    ..Few risk factors and indicators of vulnerability for suicide in custody are known so far...
  19. ncbi request reprint Sexualization and lifestyle impulsivity: clinically valid discriminators in sexual offenders
    Reinhard Eher
    Federal Documentation Centre for Sexual Offenders, Justizanstalt Wien Mittersteig, Gerichtsgase 6, 1210 Wien, Austria
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 47:452-67. 2003
    ..From a psychiatric clinical point of view, paraphilic or sexualized rapists could be shown to resemble more the pedophilic child molesters. Therapeutic approaches should take these findings into account...