P Heikman

Summary

Affiliation: Helsinki University Central Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Relation between frontal 3-7 Hz MEG activity and the efficacy of ECT in major depression
    P Heikman
    Department of Psychiatry, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland
    J ECT 17:136-40. 2001
  2. pmc Differential response to right unilateral ECT in depressed patients: impact of comorbidity and severity of illness [ISRCTN39974945]
    Pertti Heikman
    Department of Psychiatry, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Psychiatry 2:2. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Right unilateral and bifrontal electroconvulsive therapy in the treatment of depression: a preliminary study
    Pertti Heikman
    Department of Psychiatry, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    J ECT 18:26-30. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Seizures induced by low-dose right unilateral and bifrontal electroconvulsive stimuli
    Pertti Heikman
    Department of Psychiatry, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    J ECT 19:189-93. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Biodistribution and radiation dosimetry of [123I]ADAM in healthy human subjects: preliminary results
    Tomi A Kauppinen
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, P O Box 340, 00029 Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 30:132-6. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Blood concentrations of vasopressin, neuropeptide FF and prolactin are increased by high-dose right unilateral ECT
    D M Sundblom
    Minerva Institute for Medical Research, Helsinki, Finland
    Peptides 20:319-26. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint [New insights into electroconvulsive therapy]
    Pertti Heikman
    Helsingin yliopisto Kliininen laitos, HYKS n psykiatrian klinikka, Lapinlahden sairaala PL 320, 00029 HUS
    Duodecim 120:1219-25. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Right unilateral and bifrontal electroconvulsive therapy in the treatment of depression: a preliminary study
    Keith Rasmussen
    J ECT 18:109-11; author reply 110-11. 2002

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Relation between frontal 3-7 Hz MEG activity and the efficacy of ECT in major depression
    P Heikman
    Department of Psychiatry, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland
    J ECT 17:136-40. 2001
    ..These findings suggest that an efficient ECT treatment increases MEG theta activity in the frontal cortex...
  2. pmc Differential response to right unilateral ECT in depressed patients: impact of comorbidity and severity of illness [ISRCTN39974945]
    Pertti Heikman
    Department of Psychiatry, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Psychiatry 2:2. 2002
    ..Recent electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) efficacy studies of right unilateral (RUL) ECT may not apply to real life clinics with a wide range of patients with major depressive episodes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Right unilateral and bifrontal electroconvulsive therapy in the treatment of depression: a preliminary study
    Pertti Heikman
    Department of Psychiatry, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    J ECT 18:26-30. 2002
    ..Moreover, there was a tendency to a higher response rate with high dose RUL ECT compared with either moderate dose RUL ECT or BF ECT...
  4. ncbi request reprint Seizures induced by low-dose right unilateral and bifrontal electroconvulsive stimuli
    Pertti Heikman
    Department of Psychiatry, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    J ECT 19:189-93. 2003
    ..Future studies using titration schedules with a lower initial dose and finer gradations between stimulus levels are needed to evaluate whether a relationship between stimulus dose and seizure duration exists in BF ECT...
  5. ncbi request reprint Biodistribution and radiation dosimetry of [123I]ADAM in healthy human subjects: preliminary results
    Tomi A Kauppinen
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, P O Box 340, 00029 Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 30:132-6. 2003
    ..2.10(-2) mSv/MBq. The results suggest that [(123)I]ADAM is of potential value as a tracer for single-photon emission tomography imaging of serotonin receptors in humans, with acceptable dosimetry and high brain uptake...
  6. ncbi request reprint Blood concentrations of vasopressin, neuropeptide FF and prolactin are increased by high-dose right unilateral ECT
    D M Sundblom
    Minerva Institute for Medical Research, Helsinki, Finland
    Peptides 20:319-26. 1999
    ..The modest rise of circulating NFFF most likely represents leakage from the CNS...
  7. ncbi request reprint [New insights into electroconvulsive therapy]
    Pertti Heikman
    Helsingin yliopisto Kliininen laitos, HYKS n psykiatrian klinikka, Lapinlahden sairaala PL 320, 00029 HUS
    Duodecim 120:1219-25. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Right unilateral and bifrontal electroconvulsive therapy in the treatment of depression: a preliminary study
    Keith Rasmussen
    J ECT 18:109-11; author reply 110-11. 2002