Davy Vancampfort

Summary

Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Concurrent validity of the international physical activity questionnaire in outpatients with bipolar disorder: Comparison with the Sensewear Armband
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Tervuursevest 101, 3001 Leuven, Belgium UPC KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, KU Leuven University of Leuven, Leuvensesteenweg 517, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 237:122-6. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Physical activity as a vital sign in patients with schizophrenia: Evidence and clinical recommendations
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven University of Leuven, Z org UPC Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 170:336-40. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Test-retest reliability, feasibility and clinical correlates of the Eurofit test battery in people with bipolar disorder
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Neurosciences, UPC KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 228:620-5. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of type 2 diabetes mellitus in people with bipolar disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Davy Vancampfort
    UPC KU Leuven Campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, B 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium
    J Clin Psychiatry 76:1490-9. 2015
  5. doi request reprint A systematic review of physical activity correlates in alcohol use disorders
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven Department of Neurosciences, UPC KU Leuven, Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium KU Leuven Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 29:196-201. 2015
  6. doi request reprint The functional exercise capacity in patients with bipolar disorder versus healthy controls: A pilot study
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Tervuursevest 101, 3001 Leuven, Belgium UPC KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Neurosciences, Leuvensesteenweg 517, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 229:194-9. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Adopting and maintaining physical activity behaviours in people with severe mental illness: The importance of autonomous motivation
    Davy Vancampfort
    UPC KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, University of Leuven, Department of Neurosciences, Kortenberg, Belgium University of Leuven, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Prev Med 81:216-20. 2015
  8. ncbi request reprint What are the factors that influence physical activity participation in individuals with depression? A review of physical activity correlates from 59 studies
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Neurosciences, Z org Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, B 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium
    Psychiatr Danub 27:210-24. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Validity of the 6min walk test in outpatients with bipolar disorder
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven University of Leuven, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 230:664-7. 2015
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical correlates of global functioning in obese treatment seeking persons with binge eating disorder
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven Department of Neurosciences, UPC KU Leuven Campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Psychiatr Danub 26:256-60. 2014

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Publications59

  1. doi request reprint Concurrent validity of the international physical activity questionnaire in outpatients with bipolar disorder: Comparison with the Sensewear Armband
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Tervuursevest 101, 3001 Leuven, Belgium UPC KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, KU Leuven University of Leuven, Leuvensesteenweg 517, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 237:122-6. 2016
    ..Results demonstrate that the IPAQ should be used with caution as a measure for estimating energy expenditure from physical activity in outpatients with bipolar disorder. ..
  2. doi request reprint Physical activity as a vital sign in patients with schizophrenia: Evidence and clinical recommendations
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven University of Leuven, Z org UPC Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 170:336-40. 2016
    ..This study investigated whether in patients with schizophrenia the Physical Activity Vital Sign (PAVS) assessment can identify those at higher risk of cardio-metabolic abnormalities...
  3. doi request reprint Test-retest reliability, feasibility and clinical correlates of the Eurofit test battery in people with bipolar disorder
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Neurosciences, UPC KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 228:620-5. 2015
    ..The current study demonstrates that the Eurofit test can be recommended for evaluating the physical fitness of inpatients with bipolar disorder. ..
  4. doi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of type 2 diabetes mellitus in people with bipolar disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Davy Vancampfort
    UPC KU Leuven Campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, B 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium
    J Clin Psychiatry 76:1490-9. 2015
    ..We also compared the prevalence of T2DM in people with bipolar disorder versus age- and gender-matched healthy controls...
  5. doi request reprint A systematic review of physical activity correlates in alcohol use disorders
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven Department of Neurosciences, UPC KU Leuven, Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium KU Leuven Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 29:196-201. 2015
    ..Understanding the barriers and facilitators of participation in physical activity in persons with alcohol use disorder is an essential first step in order to devise effective physical activity interventions...
  6. doi request reprint The functional exercise capacity in patients with bipolar disorder versus healthy controls: A pilot study
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Tervuursevest 101, 3001 Leuven, Belgium UPC KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Neurosciences, Leuvensesteenweg 517, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 229:194-9. 2015
    ..Physical activity interventions delivered by physical therapists may help ameliorate pain symptoms and improve functional exercise capacity. ..
  7. doi request reprint Adopting and maintaining physical activity behaviours in people with severe mental illness: The importance of autonomous motivation
    Davy Vancampfort
    UPC KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, University of Leuven, Department of Neurosciences, Kortenberg, Belgium University of Leuven, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Prev Med 81:216-20. 2015
    ..Within the Self-Determination Theory (SDT) and the Trans-Theoretical Model (TTM) (stages of change) frameworks, we investigated differences in motives for physical activity between different diagnostic groups...
  8. ncbi request reprint What are the factors that influence physical activity participation in individuals with depression? A review of physical activity correlates from 59 studies
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Neurosciences, Z org Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, B 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium
    Psychiatr Danub 27:210-24. 2015
    ..The present review systematically evaluates correlates of physical activity across the socio-ecological model for people with depression...
  9. doi request reprint Validity of the 6min walk test in outpatients with bipolar disorder
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven University of Leuven, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 230:664-7. 2015
    ..Negative mood should be considered when evaluating the cardiorespiratory fitness of this vulnerable population...
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical correlates of global functioning in obese treatment seeking persons with binge eating disorder
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven Department of Neurosciences, UPC KU Leuven Campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Psychiatr Danub 26:256-60. 2014
    ..This cross-sectional study examined the Global Assessment of Functioning (GAF) and its relation to clinical and demographic factors in BED patients...
  11. doi request reprint Reliability and clinical correlates of the Astrand-Rhyming sub-maximal exercise test in patients with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven Department of Neurosciences, UPC KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, B 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 220:778-83. 2014
    ..0% of the variance in estimated oxygen uptake. The current study demonstrates that the Astrand-Rhyming test can be recommended for evaluating the aerobic fitness in patients with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder. ..
  12. doi request reprint Negative symptoms are associated with lower autonomous motivation towards physical activity in people with schizophrenia
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven Department of Neurosciences, UPC KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium Electronic address
    Compr Psychiatry 56:128-32. 2015
    ..This cross-sectional study examined the association between psychiatric symptoms and motivation for physical activity within the self-determination theory (SDT) framework in people with schizophrenia...
  13. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and lung function in schizophrenia: a pilot study
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre KU Leuven, 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 220:58-62. 2014
    ..Further prospective analyses are required to elucidate the complex interrelationships between lung and metabolic functions in patients with schizophrenia...
  14. doi 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. ..
  15. 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. ..
  16. doi request reprint Associations between expiratory spirometry parameters and limitations in daily life activities in patients with schizophrenia
    Davy Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre KU Leuven, Kortenberg, KU Leuven Departement of Neurosciences, B 3070Kortenberg, Belgium KU Leuven Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, B 3001Leuven, Belgium Electronic address
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 36:172-6. 2014
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  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. doi 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...
  20. 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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  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. 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
    ....
  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 [Body-directed techniques on psychomotor therapy for people with schizophrenia: a review of the literature]
    D Vancampfort
    UPC KULeuven, campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgie
    Tijdschr Psychiatr 53:531-41. 2011
    ..Patients with schizophrenia frequently undergo a disturbance of body experience. This can occur during an acute psychotic phase or during a period of remission...
  26. 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...
  27. 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...
  28. doi request reprint Eurofit test battery in patients with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder: reliability and clinical correlates
    D Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium
    Eur Psychiatry 27:416-21. 2012
    ..Secondary aims were to assess clinical and demographic characteristics that correlate with the performance on the Eurofit and evaluation of the feasibility of the test...
  29. doi 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...
  30. doi request reprint Association of the metabolic syndrome with physical activity performance in patients with schizophrenia
    D Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Leuvensesteenweg 517, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium
    Diabetes Metab 37:318-23. 2011
    ..A secondary aim was to investigate cross-sectional associations of leisure-time PA, sports participation and PA performance with MetS parameters...
  31. doi request reprint Relationships between obesity, functional exercise capacity, physical activity participation and physical self-perception in people with schizophrenia
    D Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Belgium
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 123:423-30. 2011
    ..Physical self-perception and physical activity variables contributing to the variability in the distance achieved during a walk test were identified...
  32. 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...
  33. doi request reprint A systematic review of correlates of physical activity in patients with schizophrenia
    D Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, The Netherlands
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 125:352-62. 2012
    ..The present review evaluates systematically the published quantitative studies of correlates of PA in patients with schizophrenia...
  34. 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...
  35. doi request reprint The functional exercise capacity is correlated with global functioning in patients with schizophrenia
    D Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre Catholic University Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Belgium
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 125:382-7. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether the 6MWT is associated with the global assessment of functioning (GAF) score in patients with schizophrenia...
  36. 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...
  37. 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...
  38. doi request reprint Yoga in schizophrenia: a systematic review of randomised controlled trials
    D Vancampfort
    University Psychiatric Centre Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Belgium
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 126:12-20. 2012
    ..The objective of this systematic review was to assess the effectiveness of yoga as a complementary treatment on general psychopathology, positive and negative symptoms and health-related quality of life (HRQL) for people with schizophrenia...
  39. 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...
  40. 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...
  41. 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...
  42. 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...
  43. doi 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...
  44. doi request reprint Neurocognition in clinical high risk young adults who did or did not convert to a first schizophrenic psychosis: a meta-analysis
    Amber De Herdt
    Department of Rehabilitation Science, KU Leuven, Belgium
    Schizophr Res 149:48-55. 2013
    ..Therefore, the aim of the present meta-analysis was to compare the baseline NC performance between CHR-C and CHR-NC...
  45. doi request reprint The functional exercise capacity and its correlates in obese treatment-seeking people with binge eating disorder: an exploratory study
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven Department of Neurosciences, University Psychiatric Centre KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Disabil Rehabil 37:777-82. 2015
    ....
  46. doi 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
    ....
  47. doi request reprint Social anxiety in physical activity participation in patients with mental illness: a cross-sectional multicenter study
    Amber De Herdt
    Faculty of Rehabilitation Science and Physiotherapy, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Depress Anxiety 30:757-62. 2013
    ..However, no data exist regarding SA in physical activity (PA) situations. The aim of the present study was to measure the level of self-reported SA in PA participation in patients with mental illness compared to healthy controls...
  48. doi request reprint Aerobic capacity is associated with global functioning in people with schizophrenia
    Davy Vancampfort
    a Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Ment Health 24:214-8. 2015
    ..Although antipsychotic medications help manage clinical symptom severity, most people with schizophrenia continue to function poorly in the community...
  49. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life and aerobic fitness in people with schizophrenia
    Davy Vancampfort
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, KU Leuven University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 24:394-402. 2015
    ..Mental health nurses should assist in facilitating improvements in aerobic fitness through facilitating physical activity participation in patients with schizophrenia...
  50. doi request reprint TYPE 2 DIABETES IN PATIENTS WITH MAJOR DEPRESSIVE DISORDER: A META-ANALYSIS OF PREVALENCE ESTIMATES AND PREDICTORS
    Davy Vancampfort
    1UPC KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, KU Leuven, Department of Neurosciences, Belgium
    Depress Anxiety 32:763-73. 2015
    ..We aimed to clarify the prevalence and predictors of T2DM in patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) and where possible compare the prevalence of T2DM in those with MDD versus general population controls...
  51. doi request reprint Health-related physical fitness in patients with bipolar disorder vs. healthy controls: an exploratory study
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Tervuursevest 101, 3001 Leuven, Belgium UPC KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Neurosciences KU Leuven, Leuvensesteenweg 517, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 177:22-7. 2015
    ..To date, no studies have systematically assessed physical fitness in patients with bipolar disorder. The aim of the current study was to assess and compare the physical fitness in patients with bipolar disorder against healthy controls...
  52. doi request reprint Associations between metabolic and aerobic fitness parameters in patients with schizophrenia
    Davy Vancampfort
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, KU Leuven, Belgium KU Leuven Department of Neurosciences, UPC KU Leuven Campus Kortenberg, Belgium School of Health and Social Care, University of Greenwich, London, UK School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Schizophrenia Research Unit, South Western Sydney Local Health District, Liverpool, Australia Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, Australia and School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 203:23-7. 2015
    ..The current study demonstrates that the additive burden of MetS might place people with schizophrenia at increased risk for functional limitations in daily life activities. ..
  53. doi request reprint Neurobiological effects of physical exercise in schizophrenia: a systematic review
    Davy Vancampfort
    Department of Neurosciences, University Psychiatric Centre, KU Leuven, Kortenberg, Belgium
    Disabil Rehabil 36:1749-54. 2014
    ..The aim of the present systematic review was to provide a summary of neurobiological effects of physical exercise for people with schizophrenia...
  54. 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...
  55. doi request reprint Among Inpatients, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptom Severity Is Negatively Associated With Time Spent Walking
    Simon Rosenbaum
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales South Eastern Sydney Local Health District, Bondi Early Psychosis Programme, Sydney, NSW Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for Global Health and Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia UPC KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, Department of Neurosciences, KU Leuven University of Leuven, Kortenberg Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, KU Leuven University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium School of Health and Social Care, University of Greenwich, London, UK St John of God Health Care Richmond Hospital, North Richmond Black Dog Institute, NSW and Schizophrenia Research Unit, South Western Sydney Local Health District, Sydney, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 204:15-9. 2016
    ..008, β = -0.4; t = -3.4; p < 0.001). Results indicate that increased PTSD symptoms are associated with lower levels of walking. Results highlight the importance of considering symptoms when designing PA programs for people with PTSD. ..
  56. doi request reprint Could autonomous motivation hold the key to successfully implementing lifestyle changes in affective disorders? A multicentre cross sectional study
    Davy Vancampfort
    KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Tervuursevest 101, 3001 Leuven, Belgium UPC KU Leuven, campus Kortenberg, KU Leuven University of Leuven Department of Neurosciences KU Leuven, Leuvensesteenweg 517, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 228:100-6. 2015
    ..Our results suggest that in people with affective disorders the level of autonomous motivation may play an important role in the adoption and maintenance of health promoting behaviours...
  57. doi request reprint Decreased pain sensitivity among people with schizophrenia: a meta-analysis of experimental pain induction studies
    Brendon Stubbs
    aPhysiotherapy Department, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom bHealth Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom cFaculty of Education and Health, University of Greenwich, London, United Kingdom dAcaster Consulting, London, United Kingdom eUniversity Psychiatric Centre, Department of Neurosciences, KU Leuven, Kortenberg, Belgium fDepartment of Rehabilitation Sciences, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium gNational Psychosis Service, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom hZucker Hillside Hospital, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Glen Oaks, NY, USA
    Pain 156:2121-31. 2015
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