Pascal A Sienaert

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Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Patient satisfaction after electroconvulsive therapy
    Pascal Sienaert
    ECT Department, University Center Sint Jozef, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuvensesteenweg Kortenberg, Belgium
    J ECT 21:227-31. 2005
  2. pmc Methylphenidate in mania project (MEMAP): study protocol of an international randomised double-blind placebo-controlled study on the initial treatment of acute mania with methylphenidate
    Michael Kluge
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Leipzig, Semmelweisstrasse 10, 04103, Leipzig, Germany
    BMC Psychiatry 13:71. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Electroconvulsive therapy after eye surgery
    Pascal A Sienaert
    Department of Mood Disorders, University Psychiatric Center Catholic University Leuven, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J ECT 29:139-41. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Menstrual disturbances during electroconvulsive therapy: the forgotten adverse effect: case report and review of the literature
    Pascal A Sienaert
    Department of Mood Disorders, University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J ECT 29:58-60. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Evidence-based treatment strategies for treatment-resistant bipolar depression: a systematic review
    Pascal Sienaert
    Department of Mood Disorders, University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Bipolar Disord 15:61-9. 2013
  6. doi request reprint How to initiate lithium therapy: a systematic review of dose estimation and level prediction methods
    P Sienaert
    Department of Mood Disorders, University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium
    J Affect Disord 146:15-33. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Uneventful electroconvulsive therapy in a patient with dopa-responsive dystonia (Segawa syndrome)
    Pascal Sienaert
    ECT Department, University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University of Leuven, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J ECT 25:284-6. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Predictors of patient satisfaction after ultrabrief bifrontal and unilateral electroconvulsive therapies for major depression
    Pascal A Sienaert
    ECT Department and Department of Mood Disorders, University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University of Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J ECT 26:55-9. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Ultra-brief pulse ECT in bipolar and unipolar depressive disorder: differences in speed of response
    Pascal Sienaert
    ECT Department, University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, Kortenberg 3070, Belgium
    Bipolar Disord 11:418-24. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Randomized comparison of ultra-brief bifrontal and unilateral electroconvulsive therapy for major depression: cognitive side-effects
    P Sienaert
    ECT Department, University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University of Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium
    J Affect Disord 122:60-7. 2010

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Patient satisfaction after electroconvulsive therapy
    Pascal Sienaert
    ECT Department, University Center Sint Jozef, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuvensesteenweg Kortenberg, Belgium
    J ECT 21:227-31. 2005
    ....
  2. pmc Methylphenidate in mania project (MEMAP): study protocol of an international randomised double-blind placebo-controlled study on the initial treatment of acute mania with methylphenidate
    Michael Kluge
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Leipzig, Semmelweisstrasse 10, 04103, Leipzig, Germany
    BMC Psychiatry 13:71. 2013
    ..We present here the study protocol of a trial intended to study the efficacy and safety of methylphenidate in the initial treatment of acute mania...
  3. doi request reprint Electroconvulsive therapy after eye surgery
    Pascal A Sienaert
    Department of Mood Disorders, University Psychiatric Center Catholic University Leuven, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J ECT 29:139-41. 2013
    ..Data on the safety of ECT in patients after eye surgery remain scarce, and data on the influence of modern anesthetic drugs on IOP during an ECT procedure are lacking...
  4. doi request reprint Menstrual disturbances during electroconvulsive therapy: the forgotten adverse effect: case report and review of the literature
    Pascal A Sienaert
    Department of Mood Disorders, University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J ECT 29:58-60. 2013
    ..A transient but robust increase in prolactin levels during and after electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) has been shown repeatedly. Reports on menstrual disturbances during a course of ECT are scarce...
  5. doi request reprint Evidence-based treatment strategies for treatment-resistant bipolar depression: a systematic review
    Pascal Sienaert
    Department of Mood Disorders, University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Bipolar Disord 15:61-9. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint How to initiate lithium therapy: a systematic review of dose estimation and level prediction methods
    P Sienaert
    Department of Mood Disorders, University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium
    J Affect Disord 146:15-33. 2013
    ..The present study will systematically review the methods developed and studied for lithium dose estimation or level prediction at the initiation of therapy...
  7. doi request reprint Uneventful electroconvulsive therapy in a patient with dopa-responsive dystonia (Segawa syndrome)
    Pascal Sienaert
    ECT Department, University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University of Leuven, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J ECT 25:284-6. 2009
    ..The Segawa syndrome is an autosomal dominant form of guanosine triphosphate cyclohydrolase deficiency, resulting in decreased dopamine and serotonin levels, typically presenting as a dopa-responsive dystonia...
  8. doi request reprint Predictors of patient satisfaction after ultrabrief bifrontal and unilateral electroconvulsive therapies for major depression
    Pascal A Sienaert
    ECT Department and Department of Mood Disorders, University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University of Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J ECT 26:55-9. 2010
    ..To assess patient satisfaction after ultrabrief electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)...
  9. doi request reprint Ultra-brief pulse ECT in bipolar and unipolar depressive disorder: differences in speed of response
    Pascal Sienaert
    ECT Department, University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, Kortenberg 3070, Belgium
    Bipolar Disord 11:418-24. 2009
    ..In this study, response and speed of response of patients with unipolar and bipolar depression treated with ultra-brief pulse ECT were compared...
  10. doi request reprint Randomized comparison of ultra-brief bifrontal and unilateral electroconvulsive therapy for major depression: cognitive side-effects
    P Sienaert
    ECT Department, University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University of Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium
    J Affect Disord 122:60-7. 2010
    ..The cognitive side-effects of bifrontal (BF) and right unilateral (UL) ultra-brief pulse (0.3 ms) electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) were compared, in the treatment of patients with a depressive episode...
  11. doi request reprint Concurrent use of lamotrigine and electroconvulsive therapy
    Pascal Sienaert
    ECT Department and the Department of Mood Disorders, University Psychiatric Center, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Belgium
    J ECT 27:148-52. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effect of lamotrigine (LMT) on electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)-induced seizures...
  12. ncbi request reprint What we have learned about electroconvulsive therapy and its relevance for the practising psychiatrist
    Pascal Sienaert
    ECT Department, University Psychiatric Center Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Can J Psychiatry 56:5-12. 2011
    ..Adequate continuation treatment, either pharmacotherapy or continuation ECT, after a successful ECT course is of vital importance to maintain the benefits achieved and should be the focus of future research...
  13. doi request reprint Measuring catatonia: a systematic review of rating scales
    Pascal Sienaert
    ECT Department, University Psychiatric Center Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium
    J Affect Disord 135:1-9. 2011
    ..Despite a growing scientific and clinical interest in catatonia, its precise definition remains debated...
  14. doi request reprint Randomized comparison of ultra-brief bifrontal and unilateral electroconvulsive therapy for major depression: clinical efficacy
    P Sienaert
    ECT Department, University Psychiatric Center Catholic University of Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J Affect Disord 116:106-12. 2009
    ..It has been suggested that electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) with an ultra-brief pulse width in combination with a bilateral electrode placement has diminished antidepressive efficacy, as compared to unilateral ultra-brief pulse ECT...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Psychoeducation in the treatment of bipolar disorder]
    P Sienaert
    Universitair Psychiatrisch Centrum, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, campus Kortenberg
    Tijdschr Psychiatr 50:509-18. 2008
    ..An essential ingredient of various psychosocial treatment models is psychoeducation (PE), which can also be used on its own as a psychotherapeutic strategy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Propofol in the management of postictal delirium with clozapine-electroconvulsive therapy combination
    Pascal Sienaert
    ECT Department, University Center Sint Jozef, Leuvensesteenweg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J ECT 20:254-7. 2004
    ..However, propofol could not prevent a delirious state when only administered after the first signs of motor restlessness had emerged...
  17. ncbi request reprint Remission of tardive dystonia (blepharospasm) after electroconvulsive therapy in a patient with treatment-refractory schizophrenia
    Pascal Sienaert
    ECT Department, University Center Sint Jozef, Catholic University of Leuven, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J ECT 21:132-4. 2005
    ..Blepharospasm remitted after a course of electroconvulsive therapy. Remission was sustained until 3 months after stopping maintenance electroconvulsive therapy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Safe ECT in a patient with the Ehlers-Danlos syndrome
    Pascal Sienaert
    ECT Department, University Centre Sint Jozef, Leuvensesteenweg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J ECT 19:230-3. 2003
    ..Even without specific measures to lower blood pressure, a course of ECT was finished without any complication...
  19. ncbi request reprint Electroconvulsive therapy in Belgium: a nationwide survey on the practice of electroconvulsive therapy
    P Sienaert
    ECT Department, Center Sint Jozef, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuvensesteenweg 517, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium
    J Affect Disord 90:67-71. 2006
    ..To review and describe the practice of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in Belgium...
  20. ncbi request reprint Electroconvulsive therapy: an effective therapy of medication-resistant bipolar disorder
    Pascal Sienaert
    ECT Department and Department of Mood Disorders, University Centre Sint Josef, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Bipolar Disord 8:304-6. 2006
    ..We found ECT to be effective in providing functionality for a patient when various medications had failed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Anticonvulsants during electroconvulsive therapy: review and recommendations
    Pascal Sienaert
    Electroconvulsive Therapy Department and Department of Mood Disorders, University Psychiatric Center Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J ECT 23:120-3. 2007
    ..To review the literature on the concurrent use of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) and anticonvulsant drugs (AC) and to provide recommendations to guide clinical practice...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Does it make sense to combine ECT and psychopharmacologic agents?]
    P Sienaert
    Psychiater psychotherapeut, dienst ECT en Stemmingsstoornissen, Universitair Psychiatrisch Centrum Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, campus Kortenberg
    Tijdschr Psychiatr 50:105-6. 2008
  23. ncbi request reprint Electroconvulsive therapy in Belgium: a questionnaire study on the practice of electroconvulsive therapy in Flanders and the Brussels Capital region
    Pascal Sienaert
    ECT Department, University Center Sint Jozef, Leuvensesteenweg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    J ECT 21:3-6. 2005
    ..We sought to review and describe the practice of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) in Flanders and the Brussels Capital region, Belgium, in 2003...
  24. ncbi request reprint Short seizures in continuation electroconvulsive therapy: an indication for remifentanil anesthesia?
    Pascal Sienaert
    J ECT 20:130-1. 2004
  25. doi request reprint Overgeneral memory predicts stability of short-term outcome of electroconvulsive therapy for depression
    Filip Raes
    Department of Psychology, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J ECT 24:81-3. 2008
    ..To investigate the predictive value of overgeneral memory (OGM) for outcome of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) for depression...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prolonged ECT seizure in a patient taking Nimesulide
    Pascal Sienaert
    J ECT 20:52-3. 2004