Michel Probst

Summary

Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Attitudes of Flemish physiotherapy students towards mental health and psychiatry
    Michel Probst
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences and Physiotherapy, Faculty of Kinesiology and Rehabilitation Sciences, K U Leuven and UPC K U Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Tervuursevest 101, 3001 Leuven, Belgium
    Physiotherapy 96:44-51. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Fast psychomotor functioning in underweight anorexia nervosa patients
    Guido Pieters
    Behavior Therapy Department, UC St Jozef, Leuvensesteenweg 517, B3070, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J Psychiatr Res 37:501-8. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Body composition in girls and young women with anorexia nervosa: comparison of different equations
    Michel Probst
    Department of Eating Disorders, University Psychiatric Center K U Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Eating Disorders Unit, Belgium
    Int J Eat Disord 41:180-3. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Body experience assessment in non-clinical male and female subjects
    M Probst
    University Psychiatric Centre K U Leuven, campus Kortenberg, B 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium
    Eat Weight Disord 14:e16-21. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of body experience questionnaires in eating disorders in female patients (AN/BN) and nonclinical participants
    Michel Probst
    University Psychiatric Center K U Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Int J Eat Disord 41:657-65. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Relationships between physical fitness, physical activity, smoking and metabolic and mental health parameters in people with schizophrenia
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Psychiatry Res 207:25-32. 2013
  7. doi request reprint A systematic review on physical therapy interventions for patients with binge eating disorder
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre, Catholic University of Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Disabil Rehabil 35:2191-6. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and metabolic abnormalities in bipolar disorder: a meta-analysis of prevalence rates and moderators
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Am J Psychiatry 170:265-74. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Diabetes, physical activity participation and exercise capacity in patients with schizophrenia
    Davy Vancampfort
    campus Kortenberg, UPC KU Leuven, Kortenberg Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 67:451-6. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Associations between physical activity and the built environment in patients with schizophrenia: a multi-centre study
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Department of Neurosciences KU Leuven, Belgium Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Kinesiology and Rehabilitation Sciences, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 35:653-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. doi request reprint Attitudes of Flemish physiotherapy students towards mental health and psychiatry
    Michel Probst
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences and Physiotherapy, Faculty of Kinesiology and Rehabilitation Sciences, K U Leuven and UPC K U Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Tervuursevest 101, 3001 Leuven, Belgium
    Physiotherapy 96:44-51. 2010
    ..This study examined the attitudes of physiotherapy students towards psychiatry considering the subject's gender, previous experience with psychiatry and the impact of a specific course...
  2. ncbi request reprint Fast psychomotor functioning in underweight anorexia nervosa patients
    Guido Pieters
    Behavior Therapy Department, UC St Jozef, Leuvensesteenweg 517, B3070, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J Psychiatr Res 37:501-8. 2003
    ..e. impaired attention) in these patients. The differences seem to be related to cognitive factors more than to motor (executive) components...
  3. ncbi request reprint Body composition in girls and young women with anorexia nervosa: comparison of different equations
    Michel Probst
    Department of Eating Disorders, University Psychiatric Center K U Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Eating Disorders Unit, Belgium
    Int J Eat Disord 41:180-3. 2008
    ..The weight percentage of body fat in anorexic adolescents on the basis of four distinct formulas (Siri; Lohman; Westrate and Deurenberg; Heyward and Stolarczyk) is compared...
  4. ncbi request reprint Body experience assessment in non-clinical male and female subjects
    M Probst
    University Psychiatric Centre K U Leuven, campus Kortenberg, B 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium
    Eat Weight Disord 14:e16-21. 2009
    ..More and more attention is also given to the body image of males. This study addresses the body image of non-clinical males in comparison to females by using well-know questionnaires...
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of body experience questionnaires in eating disorders in female patients (AN/BN) and nonclinical participants
    Michel Probst
    University Psychiatric Center K U Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Int J Eat Disord 41:657-65. 2008
    ..Body image disturbance is an important factor in the development and the treatment of eating disorders. Therefore, evaluations of different instruments for measuring body image disturbances are necessary...
  6. doi request reprint Relationships between physical fitness, physical activity, smoking and metabolic and mental health parameters in people with schizophrenia
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Psychiatry Res 207:25-32. 2013
    ..Less physically active patients who smoke and suffer from high levels of negative, depressive and/or cognitive symptoms might benefit from specific rehabilitation interventions aimed at increasing physical fitness...
  7. doi request reprint A systematic review on physical therapy interventions for patients with binge eating disorder
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre, Catholic University of Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Disabil Rehabil 35:2191-6. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to systematically review randomised controlled trials (RCTs) evaluating physical therapy on binge eating and physical and mental health in BED patients...
  8. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and metabolic abnormalities in bipolar disorder: a meta-analysis of prevalence rates and moderators
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Am J Psychiatry 170:265-74. 2013
    ..The authors sought to clarify the prevalence and moderators of metabolic syndrome in bipolar patients, accounting for subgroup differences...
  9. doi request reprint Diabetes, physical activity participation and exercise capacity in patients with schizophrenia
    Davy Vancampfort
    campus Kortenberg, UPC KU Leuven, Kortenberg Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 67:451-6. 2013
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  10. ncbi request reprint Associations between physical activity and the built environment in patients with schizophrenia: a multi-centre study
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Department of Neurosciences KU Leuven, Belgium Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Kinesiology and Rehabilitation Sciences, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 35:653-8. 2013
    ..This study investigated the variance in walking, moderate and vigorous physical activity (PA), explained by neighbourhood design and other environmental variables above and beyond the variance accounted for by demographical variables...
  11. ncbi request reprint Physical activity correlates in persons with binge eating disorder: a systematic review
    Davy Vancampfort
    Department of Neurosciences, University Psychiatric Center Catholic University of Leuven, Kortenberg, Belgium Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 22:1-8. 2014
    ..The only significant correlate with lower physical activity participation reported in more than one study was a negative body attitude. Further research is required to address this current gap in literature...
  12. doi request reprint Progressive muscle relaxation in persons with schizophrenia: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Clin Rehabil 27:291-8. 2013
    ..The aim of this systematic review was to assess the effectiveness of progressive muscle relaxation on psychological distress and anxiety symptoms and on response/remission for people with schizophrenia...
  13. doi request reprint Lack of physical activity during leisure time contributes to an impaired health related quality of life in patients with schizophrenia
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Schizophr Res 129:122-7. 2011
    ..We also evaluated whether the presence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) could explain the variability in HRQL in patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Fast psychomotor functioning in anorexia nervosa: effect of weight restoration
    Guido Pieters
    Behaviour Therapy Department, University Centre St Jozef, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 27:931-42. 2005
    ..The finding of a consistent pattern of shorter reaction and drawing times in AN patients before and after weight restoration is compatible with a personality characteristic of perfectionism and overachievement in AN patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Differentiation of cognitive and motor aspects in a digit symbol substitution test in Anorexia nervosa patients, before and after weight restoration
    Guido Pieters
    Behaviour Therapy Department, UC St Jozef, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Psychopathology 37:227-32. 2004
    ..These differences persisted with weight restoration...
  16. doi request reprint State anxiety, psychological stress and positive well-being responses to yoga and aerobic exercise in people with schizophrenia: a pilot study
    Davy Vancampfort
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Rehabilitation Sciences, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Disabil Rehabil 33:684-9. 2011
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  17. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of physical therapy interventions for patients with anorexia and bulemia nervosa
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Disabil Rehabil 36:628-34. 2014
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Associations between sedentary behaviour and metabolic parameters in patients with schizophrenia
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Psychiatry Res 200:73-8. 2012
    ..A stepwise backward-elimination multivariate regression analysis demonstrated that sitting time is a significant predictor for BMI. Current results suggest patients with schizophrenia may benefit from reducing total sitting time...
  19. ncbi request reprint Walking capacity is associated with health related quality of life and physical activity level in patients with schizophrenia: a preliminary report
    Ana Martín-Sierra
    University Psychiatric Centre K U Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Belgium
    Actas Esp Psiquiatr 39:211-6. 2011
    ..To examine walking capacity in patients with schizophrenia and the relation with quality of life and physical activity level...
  20. doi request reprint Effects of progressive muscle relaxation on state anxiety and subjective well-being in people with schizophrenia: a randomized controlled trial
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Clin Rehabil 25:567-75. 2011
    ..To examine the efficacy of a single progressive muscle relaxation session compared with a control condition on state anxiety, psychological stress, fatigue and subjective well-being in patients with schizophrenia...
  21. doi request reprint A review of physical activity correlates in patients with bipolar disorder
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J Affect Disord 145:285-91. 2013
    ..The present review evaluates systematically quantitative studies of correlates of physical activity in patients with bipolar disorder...
  22. pmc An impaired health related muscular fitness contributes to a reduced walking capacity in patients with schizophrenia: a cross-sectional study
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    BMC Psychiatry 13:5. 2013
    ..Secondly, we identified variables that could explain the variability in walking capacity and in health related muscular fitness in patients with schizophrenia...
  23. doi request reprint Quality assessment of physical activity recommendations within clinical practice guidelines for the prevention and treatment of cardio-metabolic risk factors in people with schizophrenia
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Community Ment Health J 47:703-10. 2011
    ..High quality recommendations are highly needed along with specific practical advice for persons with schizophrenia, family members and health care professionals...
  24. doi request reprint International Organization of Physical Therapy in Mental Health consensus on physical activity within multidisciplinary rehabilitation programmes for minimising cardio-metabolic risk in patients with schizophrenia
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre Catholic University Leuven, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Disabil Rehabil 34:1-12. 2012
    ..The aim of this paper is to improve physical activity (PA) within rehabilitation programmes for people with schizophrenia...
  25. ncbi request reprint Changes in physical activity, physical fitness, self-perception and quality of life following a 6-month physical activity counseling and cognitive behavioral therapy program in outpatients with binge eating disorder
    Davy Vancampfort
    UPC KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, KU Leuven Department of Neurosciences, Leuvensesteenweg 517, B 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium KU Leuven Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, KU Leuven, Tervuursevest 101, 3001 Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 219:361-6. 2014
    ..Future research should focus on detailing which techniques can stimulate physical activity participation in patients with BED. ..
  26. doi request reprint Health related quality of life, physical fitness and physical activity participation in treatment-seeking obese persons with and without binge eating disorder
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, B 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium Faculty of Kinesiology and Rehabilitation Sciences, Catholic University Leuven, Tervuursevest 101, 3001 Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 216:97-102. 2014
    ..1±12.2) explained 47.1% of the variability in mental HRQL. The present findings suggest that the treatment of obese individuals with BED might benefit by giving more attention to HRQL, depressive symptoms and physical fitness. ..
  27. doi request reprint Variability in affective activation predicts non-suicidal self-injury in eating disorders
    Kristof Vansteelandt
    University Psychiatric Center KU Leuven Campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 21:143-7. 2013
    ..It is suggested that the treatment of NSSI should focus on affect stabilization rather than reducing negative affect...
  28. doi request reprint Associations between perceived neighbourhood environmental attributes and self-reported sitting time in patients with schizophrenia: a pilot study
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Department of Neurosciences KU Leuven, Kortenberg, Belgium Department of Rehabilitation Sciences KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 215:33-8. 2014
    ..8%. Clinical practice guidelines should incorporate strategies targeting changes in sitting behaviours, from encouraging environmental changes to the availability of exercise equipment...
  29. doi request reprint The importance of self-determined motivation towards physical activity in patients with schizophrenia
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre, KU Leuven Campus Kortenberg, KU Leuven Department of Neurosciences, Leuvensesteenweg 517, B 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium KU Leuven Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Tervuursevest 101, B 3001 Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 210:812-8. 2013
    ..05) regulations than inpatients. Our results suggest that patients' level of self-determination may play an important role in the adoption and maintenance of health promoting behaviors in patients with schizophrenia...
  30. doi request reprint Reliability, minimal detectable changes, practice effects and correlates of the 6-min walk test in patients with schizophrenia
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Psychiatry Res 187:62-7. 2011
    ..The 6 MWT can be recommended for evaluating the functional exercise capacity in patients with schizophrenia. Some practice effect could however not be excluded...
  31. doi request reprint Systematic review of the benefits of physical therapy within a multidisciplinary care approach for people with schizophrenia
    Davy Vancampfort
    Faculty of Kinesiology and Rehabilitation Sciences, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Phys Ther 92:11-23. 2012
    ..Although schizophrenia is the fifth leading cause of disability-adjusted life years worldwide in people aged 15 to 44 years, the clinical evidence of physical therapy as a complementary treatment remains largely unknown...
  32. ncbi request reprint Considering a frame of reference for physical activity research related to the cardiometabolic risk profile in schizophrenia
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Belgium
    Psychiatry Res 177:271-9. 2010
    ..More research is needed to assist in the practical development of effective evidence-based preventive and curative strategies in psychiatric services for metabolic syndrome in persons with schizophrenia...
  33. ncbi request reprint Drive for thinness, affect regulation and physical activity in eating disorders: a daily life study
    Kristof Vansteelandt
    Universitair Psychiatrisch Centrum Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuvensesteenweg 517, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Behav Res Ther 45:1717-34. 2007
    ..By using a daily process design, characteristics of physical activity were revealed that have not been identified with assessment methods that have a lower time resolution...
  34. doi request reprint Assessing affective variability in eating disorders: affect spins less in anorexia nervosa of the restrictive type
    Kristof Vansteelandt
    University Psychiatric Center KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Belgium
    Eat Behav 14:263-8. 2013
    ..Using an EMA protocol and measures like pulse and spin may reveal insights in eating disorders that remain hidden with more traditional assessment methods. ..
  35. ncbi request reprint Body composition in bulimia nervosa patients compared to healthy females
    Michel Probst
    University Center St Jozef, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium
    Eur J Nutr 43:288-96. 2004
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Hyperactivity in anorexia nervosa: a case study using experience sampling methodology
    Kristof Vansteelandt
    Department of Psychology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eat Behav 5:67-74. 2004
    ..In this patient, obsessions and compulsions were not related to hyperactivity. The usefulness of ESM for studying the role of hyperactivity in AN is discussed...