Kurt Segers

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Affiliation: CHU Brugmann
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi What Belgian geriatricians tell their patients with Alzheimer's disease and why: a national survey
    Kurt Segers
    Neurology Department, Memory Clinic, Brugmann University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Neurol Belg 109:283-93. 2009
  2. ncbi Pioneers in migration, pioneering in dementia: first generation immigrants in a European metropolitan memory clinic
    Kurt Segers
    Neurology Department, Memory Clinic of the Brugmann University Hospital, Van Gehuchtenplein 4, 1020, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Neurol Belg 113:435-40. 2013
  3. doi Complex visual hallucinations in a Parkinson patient: don't blame James if it's Charles's fault
    Kurt Segers
    Neurology Department, Brugmann University Hospital, Van Gehuchtenplein, Brussels, Belgium
    Int Psychogeriatr 25:505-6. 2013
  4. doi Do local meteorological conditions influence skin irritation caused by transdermal rivastigmine? A retroprospective, pilot study
    Kurt Segers
    Neurology Department, Brugmann University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 32:412-5. 2012
  5. ncbi Degenerative dementias and their medical care in the movies
    Kurt Segers
    Memory Clinic of the Department of Neurology, and Memory Clinic of the Day Care Hospital of the Geriatric Department, Brugmann University Hospital, Place A Van Gehuchten 4, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 21:55-9. 2007
  6. ncbi Charles Bonnet syndrome disappearing with carbamazepine and valproic acid but not with levetiracetam
    Kurt Segers
    Neurology Department, Brugmann University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Neurol Belg 109:42-3. 2009
  7. ncbi What belgian neurologists and neuropsychiatrists tell their patients with Alzheimer disease and why: a national survey
    Meriem Essabiri Tarek
    Neurology Department, Brugmann University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 23:33-7. 2009
  8. doi Adult polyglucosan body disease masquerading as "ALS with dementia of the Alzheimer type": an exceptional phenotype in a rare pathology
    Kurt Segers
    Department of Neurology, Memory Clinic, Brugmann University Hospital Vrije Universiteit Brussel V U B, Belgium
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 26:96-9. 2012

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  1. ncbi What Belgian geriatricians tell their patients with Alzheimer's disease and why: a national survey
    Kurt Segers
    Neurology Department, Memory Clinic, Brugmann University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Neurol Belg 109:283-93. 2009
    ..The main arguments against revealing the diagnosis were the diagnostic uncertainty, the patient's right not to know and fear of provoking a depressive reaction or suicide. Other arguments used against disclosure are discussed...
  2. ncbi Pioneers in migration, pioneering in dementia: first generation immigrants in a European metropolitan memory clinic
    Kurt Segers
    Neurology Department, Memory Clinic of the Brugmann University Hospital, Van Gehuchtenplein 4, 1020, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Neurol Belg 113:435-40. 2013
    ..These results suggest that non-European immigrants with cognitive problems consult later...
  3. doi Complex visual hallucinations in a Parkinson patient: don't blame James if it's Charles's fault
    Kurt Segers
    Neurology Department, Brugmann University Hospital, Van Gehuchtenplein, Brussels, Belgium
    Int Psychogeriatr 25:505-6. 2013
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  4. doi Do local meteorological conditions influence skin irritation caused by transdermal rivastigmine? A retroprospective, pilot study
    Kurt Segers
    Neurology Department, Brugmann University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 32:412-5. 2012
    ..In addition, we tested whether climatic conditions might have an influence on skin irritations leading to eventual treatment disruption...
  5. ncbi Degenerative dementias and their medical care in the movies
    Kurt Segers
    Memory Clinic of the Department of Neurology, and Memory Clinic of the Day Care Hospital of the Geriatric Department, Brugmann University Hospital, Place A Van Gehuchten 4, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 21:55-9. 2007
    ..Only in 10 of 23 films, the term "Alzheimer" is used. Although there is a growing cinematographic interest in Alzheimer patients, even recent films tend to reinforce therapeutic and even diagnostic nihilism...
  6. ncbi Charles Bonnet syndrome disappearing with carbamazepine and valproic acid but not with levetiracetam
    Kurt Segers
    Neurology Department, Brugmann University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Neurol Belg 109:42-3. 2009
    ..We report the case of a CBS disappearing completely with successive monotherapies of carbamazepine and valproic acid but worsening with levetiracetam...
  7. ncbi What belgian neurologists and neuropsychiatrists tell their patients with Alzheimer disease and why: a national survey
    Meriem Essabiri Tarek
    Neurology Department, Brugmann University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 23:33-7. 2009
    ..The differences between Dutch and French speaking doctors might be partially due to the fact that in French, "démence" has a psychiatric connotation...
  8. doi Adult polyglucosan body disease masquerading as "ALS with dementia of the Alzheimer type": an exceptional phenotype in a rare pathology
    Kurt Segers
    Department of Neurology, Memory Clinic, Brugmann University Hospital Vrije Universiteit Brussel V U B, Belgium
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 26:96-9. 2012
    ..This case also underlines the diverse clinical presentation of this rare clinicopathologic entity (namely APGBD) and highlights the importance of recognizing the unusual association of clinical features in making the diagnosis...