N Praschak-Rieder

Summary

Affiliation: University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. ncbi [Therapeutic sleep deprivation and phototherapy]
    N Praschak-Rieder
    Klinischen Abteilung für Allgemeine Psychiatrie, Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Wien
    Wien Med Wochenschr 149:520-4. 1999
  2. ncbi Role of family history and 5-HTTLPR polymorphism in female seasonal affective disorder patients with and without premenstrual dysphoric disorder
    Nicole Praschak-Rieder
    Department of General Psychiatry, University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 12:129-34. 2002
  3. ncbi Prevalence of premenstrual dysphoric disorder in female patients with seasonal affective disorder
    N Praschak-Rieder
    Department of General Psychiatry, University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Affect Disord 63:239-42. 2001
  4. ncbi A polymorphism (5-HTTLPR) in the serotonin transporter promoter gene is associated with DSM-IV depression subtypes in seasonal affective disorder
    M Willeit
    Department of General Psychiatry, University Hospital of Psychiatry, Vienna, Austria
    Mol Psychiatry 8:942-6. 2003
  5. ncbi Dopamine transporter availability in symptomatic depressed patients with seasonal affective disorder and healthy controls
    A Neumeister
    Department of General Psychiatry, University of Vienna, Austria
    Psychol Med 31:1467-73. 2001
  6. ncbi No evidence for in vivo regulation of midbrain serotonin transporter availability by serotonin transporter promoter gene polymorphism
    M Willeit
    Department of General Psychiatry, Vienna University, Vienna, Austria
    Biol Psychiatry 50:8-12. 2001
  7. ncbi [123I] beta-CIT and single photon emission computed tomography reveal reduced brain serotonin transporter availability in bulimia nervosa
    J Tauscher
    Department of General Psychiatry, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Biol Psychiatry 49:326-32. 2001
  8. ncbi Escitalopram in seasonal affective disorder: results of an open trial
    E Pjrek
    Department of General Psychiatry, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Pharmacopsychiatry 40:20-4. 2007
  9. ncbi Changes of clinical pattern in seasonal affective disorder (SAD) over time in a German-speaking sample
    D Winkler
    Department of General Psychiatry, University Hospital for Psychiatry, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 252:54-62. 2002
  10. ncbi Effects of tryptophan depletion on drug-free patients with seasonal affective disorder during a stable response to bright light therapy
    A Neumeister
    Department of General Psychiatry, Vienna University, Austria
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 54:133-8. 1997

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi [Therapeutic sleep deprivation and phototherapy]
    N Praschak-Rieder
    Klinischen Abteilung für Allgemeine Psychiatrie, Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Wien
    Wien Med Wochenschr 149:520-4. 1999
    ..Bright light therapy, beginning in the morning after partial sleep deprivation, is able to prevent the depressive relapse after the next night of sleep in sleep deprivation responders...
  2. ncbi Role of family history and 5-HTTLPR polymorphism in female seasonal affective disorder patients with and without premenstrual dysphoric disorder
    Nicole Praschak-Rieder
    Department of General Psychiatry, University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 12:129-34. 2002
    ..The elevated rate of affective disorders in relatives of patients with SAD and PMDD suggests higher genetic vulnerability in this subgroup when compared to patients with SAD alone...
  3. ncbi Prevalence of premenstrual dysphoric disorder in female patients with seasonal affective disorder
    N Praschak-Rieder
    Department of General Psychiatry, University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Affect Disord 63:239-42. 2001
    ..In the present study we compared the point prevalence rates of PMDD between a sample of premenopausal female patients suffering from SAD and healthy female controls...
  4. ncbi A polymorphism (5-HTTLPR) in the serotonin transporter promoter gene is associated with DSM-IV depression subtypes in seasonal affective disorder
    M Willeit
    Department of General Psychiatry, University Hospital of Psychiatry, Vienna, Austria
    Mol Psychiatry 8:942-6. 2003
    ..007). Our data are compatible with the hypothesis of a disease process that is not causally related to 5-HTTLPR, but involves 5-HT neurotransmission and 5-HTTLPR somewhere on its way to phenotypic disease expression...
  5. ncbi Dopamine transporter availability in symptomatic depressed patients with seasonal affective disorder and healthy controls
    A Neumeister
    Department of General Psychiatry, University of Vienna, Austria
    Psychol Med 31:1467-73. 2001
    ..However, these findings provide evidence that brain dopaminergic systems may be involved in the pathophysiology of SAD...
  6. ncbi No evidence for in vivo regulation of midbrain serotonin transporter availability by serotonin transporter promoter gene polymorphism
    M Willeit
    Department of General Psychiatry, Vienna University, Vienna, Austria
    Biol Psychiatry 50:8-12. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Our data provide no evidence for in vivo functional regulation of 5-HTT availability by 5-HTTLPR in the thalamus-hypothalamus and mesencephalon-pons of healthy subjects...
  7. ncbi [123I] beta-CIT and single photon emission computed tomography reveal reduced brain serotonin transporter availability in bulimia nervosa
    J Tauscher
    Department of General Psychiatry, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Biol Psychiatry 49:326-32. 2001
    ....
  8. ncbi Escitalopram in seasonal affective disorder: results of an open trial
    E Pjrek
    Department of General Psychiatry, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Pharmacopsychiatry 40:20-4. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of escitalopram in the treatment of seasonal affective disorder (SAD, fall-winter depression)...
  9. ncbi Changes of clinical pattern in seasonal affective disorder (SAD) over time in a German-speaking sample
    D Winkler
    Department of General Psychiatry, University Hospital for Psychiatry, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 252:54-62. 2002
    ....
  10. ncbi Effects of tryptophan depletion on drug-free patients with seasonal affective disorder during a stable response to bright light therapy
    A Neumeister
    Department of General Psychiatry, Vienna University, Austria
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 54:133-8. 1997
    ..Light therapy-induced remission from depression may be associated with changes in brain serotonin function...
  11. ncbi Reboxetine in seasonal affective disorder: an open trial
    E Hilger
    Department of General Psychiatry, University of Vienna Waehringer Guertel 18-20 A-1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 11:1-5. 2001
    ..In conclusion, our preliminary results are in line with evidence from recent studies suggesting that catecholaminergic systems might also be involved in the pathophysiology of SAD...
  12. ncbi Effects of tryptophan depletion in drug-free depressed patients who responded to total sleep deprivation
    A Neumeister
    Department of General Psychiatry, Vienna University, Austria
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 55:167-72. 1998
    ..We investigated the effects of short-term tryptophan depletion (TD) on depressed patients who responded to a single night of total SD...
  13. ncbi Tryptophan depletion: a predictor of future depressive episodes in seasonal affective disorder?
    A Neumeister
    Department of General Psychiatry, Vienna University, Austria
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 14:313-5. 1999
    ....
  14. ncbi Monoamine depletion in non-pharmacological treatments for depression
    A Neumeister
    Department of General Psychiatry, Vienna University
    Adv Exp Med Biol 467:29-33. 1999
    ..Interestingly, tryptophan depletion prevented the relapse after the recovery night, possibly by enhancing brain serotonin transmission after the depletion procedure...
  15. ncbi The serotonin transporter promoter repeat length polymorphism, seasonal affective disorder and seasonality
    C Johansson
    Department of Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Institute and Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychol Med 33:785-92. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to test for association in new case-control and population-based materials, and to perform a combined analysis of all published studies of 5-HTTLPR and SAD...
  16. ncbi [Pharmacotherapy of seasonal depression]
    E Hilger
    Klinische Abteilung für Allgemeine Psychiatrie, Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Wien
    Nervenarzt 73:22-9; quiz 30-1. 2002
    ..There is, however, a clear need for further placebo-controlled studies to evaluate pharmacological treatment options for SAD...
  17. ncbi [Seasonal affective depression in 2 German speaking university centers: Bonn, Vienna. Clinical and demographic characteristics]
    D Winkler
    Klinische Abteilung für Allgemeine Psychiatrie, Universitat Wien
    Nervenarzt 73:637-43. 2002
    ..952, df = 2, P < 0.001). The demographic and clinical characteristics of the patients described in this article confirm the findings of other epidemiological investigations obtained in non-German-speaking samples...
  18. ncbi Evidence for an altered tryptophan metabolism in fibromyalgia
    M J Schwarz
    Psychiatric Hospital, University of Munich, D 80336, Munich, Germany
    Neurobiol Dis 11:434-42. 2002
    ..These data demonstrate an altered TRP metabolism in a subgroup of FM patients, where the TD seems to activate 5-HT metabolism. Our findings may have diagnostic as well as therapeutic implications in the field of fibromyalgia...
  19. doi Treatment of seasonal affective disorder with duloxetine: an open-label study
    E Pjrek
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Pharmacopsychiatry 41:100-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this observational study was to evaluate the effects of duloxetine in the treatment of seasonal affective disorder (SAD)...