Davy Vancampfort

Summary

Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. 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. ..
  2. 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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  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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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  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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
    ....
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  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 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...
  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 [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. 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...
  27. 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...
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. 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...
  31. 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...
  32. 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...
  33. pmc Metabolic syndrome in people with schizophrenia: a review
    Marc De Hert
    University Psychiatric Center, Catholic University Leuven, Leuvensesteenweg 517, 3070 Kortenberg, Belgium
    World Psychiatry 8:15-22. 2009
    ..The somatic treatments offered to people with severe and enduring mental illness should be at par with general health care in the non-psychiatrically ill population...