Affiliation: University of Innsbruck
- Body-image dissatisfaction in gay versus heterosexual men: is there really a difference?Armand Hausmann
Department of Psychiatry, Innsbruck University Hospital, Innsbruck, Austria
J Clin Psychiatry 65:1555-8. 2004....
- Differential diagnosis of depressed mood in patients with schizophrenia: a diagnostic algorithm based on a reviewA Hausmann
Department of General Psychiatry, Innsbruck University Hospital, Innsbruck, Austria
Acta Psychiatr Scand 106:83-96. 2002..To review the available literature on depressive symptomatology in schizophrenia in order to establish a diagnostic algorithm of depressive syndromes in schizophrenia...
- Chronic repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) does not affect tyrosine hydroxylase (TH) and dopamine-beta-hydroxylase (DBH) expression in rats in vivoArmand Hausmann
Innsbruck University Hospital, Laboratory of Psychiatry, Department of General Psychiatry, Innsbruck, Austria
Synapse 46:45-7. 2002
- No deterioration of cognitive performance in an aggressive unilateral and bilateral antidepressant rTMS add-on trialArmand Hausmann
Department of General Psychiatry, University Hospital Innsbruck, Austria
J Clin Psychiatry 65:772-82. 2004....
- No benefit derived from repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in depression: a prospective, single centre, randomised, double blind, sham controlled "add on" trialA Hausmann
University Hospital Innsbruck, Department of General Psychiatry, Innsbruck, Austria
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:320-2. 2004..The results suggest that rTMS as an "add on" strategy, applied in a unilateral and a bilateral stimulation paradigm, does not exert an additional antidepressant effect...
- Eating disorders in men: current features and childhood factorsB Mangweth-Matzek
Innsbruck Medical University, Department of Psychiatry, Anichstr 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Eat Weight Disord 15:e15-22. 2010..Disturbed interactions with one's body and with other persons are two major features in eating disorders. This study was designed to assess current and childhood characteristics of eating-disordered men...
- Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in bulimia nervosa: preliminary results of a single-centre, randomised, double-blind, sham-controlled trial in female outpatientsM Walpoth
Department of General Psychiatry, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
Psychother Psychosom 77:57-60. 2008..A shared deficient serotonergic transmission was postulated for both syndromes. The left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex was argued to regulate eating behaviour and to be dysfunctional in eating disorders...
- Hippocampal volume reduction in male schizophrenic patientsA B Whitworth
LNK Salzburg, Department of Psychiatry, Salzburg, Austria
Schizophr Res 31:73-81. 1998..2% left, -12.05% right) and chronic patients (-10.6% left, -10.5% right) compared to controls--irrespective of diagnostic subtype, family history for psychiatric diseases, psychopathology, duration of illness or age at onset...
- Reduced olfactory sensitivity, discrimination, and identification in patients with alcohol dependenceClaudia I Rupp
University Clinics of Innsbruck, Department of General Psychiatry, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:432-9. 2003..Various olfactory deficits have been reported in the alcohol-induced amnestic syndrome (Korsakoff's syndrome). Less is known about olfactory functioning in nonamnesic and nondemented alcoholic patients...
- Brain activation patterns during a selective attention test-a functional MRI study in healthy volunteers and patients with schizophreniaElisabeth M Weiss
Department of Biological Psychiatry, Innsbruck University Clinics, Anichstrasse 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Psychiatry Res 123:1-15. 2003....
- Body fat perception in eating-disordered menBarbara Mangweth
Department of Psychiatry, University Clinics Innsbruck, Anichstr 35, A 6020, Austria
Int J Eat Disord 35:102-8. 2004..We sought to assess the relative roles of body fat ideals and body fat perception in men with eating disorders...
- Never too old for eating disorders or body dissatisfaction: a community study of elderly womenBarbara Mangweth-Matzek
Department of Psychiatry, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstr 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Int J Eat Disord 39:583-6. 2006..The aim of the study is to examine eating behavior and body attitude in elderly women...
- Executive function and memory in relation to olfactory deficits in alcohol-dependent patientsClaudia I Rupp
Department of Psychiatry, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:1355-62. 2006....
- Olfactory functioning in patients with alcohol dependence: impairments in odor judgementsClaudia I Rupp
Medical University Innsbruck, Department of Psychiatry, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Alcohol Alcohol 39:514-9. 2004..However, olfactory functioning with regard to the immediate, perception driven odor associations is unknown. Therefore, this study assessed olfactory judgements in nonamnesic and nondemented patients with alcohol dependence...
- Body image and psychopathology in male bodybuildersB Mangweth
Department of Psychiatry, Innsbruck University Clinics, Austria
Psychother Psychosom 70:38-43. 2001..To compare male bodybuilders to men with eating disorders and control men regarding body image, psychopathology and sexual history...
- Magnetic stimulation induces neuronal c-fos via tetrodotoxin-sensitive sodium channels in organotypic cortex brain slices of the ratA Hausmann
Laboratory of Psychiatry, Department of General Psychiatry, University Hospital Innsbruck, Anichstrasse. 35, A-6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Neurosci Lett 310:105-8. 2001..It is concluded that magnetic stimulation induces neuronal c-fos via TTX-sensitive sodium channels in organotypic cortex slices...
- Childhood body-focused behaviors and social behaviors as risk factors of eating disordersBarbara Mangweth
Department of Psychiatry, Innsbruck University Hospitals, Innsbruck, Austria
Psychother Psychosom 74:247-53. 2005..Therefore, we assessed a variety of childhood body-focused behaviors and childhood social behaviors in eating-disordered patients as compared to non-eating-disordered subjects...
- Menarche, puberty, and first sexual activities in eating-disordered patients as compared with a psychiatric and a nonpsychiatric control groupBarbara Mangweth-Matzek
Department of Psychiatry, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
Int J Eat Disord 40:705-10. 2007..To examine chronology and experience of menarche, puberty, and first sexual activities in eating-disordered patients as compared with a psychiatric and a nonpsychiatric control group...
- Family study of the aggregation of eating disorders and mood disordersB Mangweth
Department of Psychiatry, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck University Clinics, Innsbruck, Austria
Psychol Med 33:1319-23. 2003..Family studies have suggested that eating disorders and mood disorders may coaggregate in families. To study further this question, data from a family interview study of probands with and without major depressive disorder was examined...
- Predictors of antidepressant response in clinical trials of transcranial magnetic stimulationFelipe Fregni
Harvard Center for Noninvasive Brain Stimulation, Beth Israel Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 9:641-54. 2006..In conclusion TMS antidepressant therapy in younger and less treatment-resistant patients is associated with better outcome...
- [Child and adolescent bipolar disorder]Wolfgang Aichhorn
Universitatsklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, PMU Salzburg
Neuropsychiatr 21:84-92. 2007..However the use of antidepressants in children and adolescents should be considered with great caution due to arguable efficacy and potentially severe adverse effects, i.e. amplification of suicidal ideation...
- [Depressive symptoms and the Idiopathic Parkinson's Syndrome (IPS): a review]Giancarlo Giupponi
Psychiatrische Dienste Bozen, Italien
Neuropsychiatr 22:71-82. 2008..Dopamine agonists as well as antidepressants present the mainstay in biological therapeutic interventions. A therapeutic algorithm based on theoretical considerations is presented...
- Combining high and low frequencies in rTMS antidepressive treatment: preliminary resultsAndreas Conca
Departments of Psychiatry I and II, Regional Hospital, 6830 Rankweil, Austria
Hum Psychopharmacol 17:353-6. 2002..These preliminary findings suggest that rTMS, at varying frequencies and stimulation placements, evokes different psychoactive effects of clinical relevance...
- Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) in the double-blind treatment of a depressed patient suffering from bulimia nervosa: a case reportArmand Hausmann
Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 7:371-3. 2004
- Family study of affective spectrum disorderJames I Hudson
Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:170-7. 2003..Two predictions of the ASD hypothesis were tested: that ASD, taken as a single entity, would aggregate in families and that MDD would coaggregate with other forms of ASD in families...
- [Are there substantial reasons for contraindicating antidepressants in bipolar disorder? Part III. The alternatives!]Armand Hausmann
Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universiätt Innsbruck
Neuropsychiatr 21:248-60. 2007..Because of clinical wisdom, in patients with mixed episodes or rapid cycling antidepressants should be avoided...
- [Are there substantial reasons for contraindicating antidepressants in bipolar disorder? Part II: facts or artefacts?]Armand Hausmann
Medizinische Universitat Innsbruck, Univ Klinik für Psychiatrie, rTMS Labor Tagesklinik für Affektive Erkrankungen, Innsbruck
Neuropsychiatr 21:131-58. 2007..Literature on the use of antidepressants in maintenance is virtually absent. The authors present current literature and guidelines of recent treatment recommendations in bipolar depression...
- [Women seek for help - men die! Is depression really a female disease?]Armand Hausmann
Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Medizinische Universitat Innsbruck
Neuropsychiatr 22:43-8. 2008..Validated rating scales which specifically assess male symptoms of depression, as well as peer-education programs for colleagues might change current depression rates in males...
- [Psychotherapeutic interventions in bipolar disorder: a review]Armand Hausmann
Medizinische Universitat Innsbruck, Univ Klinik für Psychiatrie, Tagesklinik für Affektive Erkrankungen
Neuropsychiatr 21:102-9. 2007..Efficacy of psychoeducation seems to be rather short lived. Currently not yet evaluated booster-sessions might help. More data are needed in order to identify patients with a putative good response to psychotherapeutic interventions...
- [Adverse cognitive effects and ECT]Michael Prapotnik
Abteilung für Psychiatrie I, LKH Rankweil, Austria
Wien Med Wochenschr 156:200-8. 2006..The final chapter deals with the issue of whether ECT causes brain damage...
- Longitudinal volumetric MRI study in first- and multiple-episode male schizophrenia patientsAlexandra B Whitworth
Psychiatry Res 140:225-37. 2005..Our results do not support the hypothesis that schizophrenia leads to progressive volume reduction in these areas, although there may be a subset of patients with morphologically visible disease progression...
- Trends in the pharmacological treatment of patients with schizophrenia over a 12 year observation periodMonika Edlinger
Department of Biological Psychiatry, Medical University Innsbruck Anichstrasse 35 A 6020, Austria
Schizophr Res 77:25-34. 2005..All in all, the pharmacological management of schizophrenia patients is increasingly in tune with current treatment guidelines...
- A case of delayed galactorrhoea as an adverse event of overlapping haloperidol and clozapine administrationAndreas Conca
Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 8:303-5. 2005
- Effect of chronic repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation on regional cerebral blood flow and regional cerebral glucose uptake in drug treatment-resistant depressives. A brief reportAndreas Conca
Department of Psychiatry I, Regional Hospital of Rankweil, Austria
Neuropsychobiology 45:27-31. 2002..The role of the stimulation coil placement site should be taken into account...
- Can bilateral prefrontal repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) induce mania? A case reportArmand Hausmann
J Clin Psychiatry 65:1575-6. 2004