Georg Adler

Summary

Affiliation: Central Institute of Mental Health
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi Late-onset depression with mild cognitive deficits: electrophysiological evidences for a preclinical dementia syndrome
    Stefanie Brassen
    NeuroImage Nord, Department of Psychiatry, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 18:271-7. 2004
  2. ncbi [Anxiety as a concomitant symptom of depression in the elderly]
    G Adler
    Altentagesklinik am Zentralinstitut für Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 68:12-6. 2000
  3. ncbi [Social status and life satisfaction of the elderly]
    G Adler
    Altentagesklinik Zentralinstitut für Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 33:210-6. 2000
  4. ncbi [The EEG as an indicator of cholinergic deficit in Alzheimer's disease]
    G Adler
    Altentagesklinik am Zentralinstitut für Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 68:352-6. 2000
  5. ncbi Post-dexamethasone cortisol level and memory performance in elderly depressed patients
    G Adler
    Day Clinic for the Elderly, Central Institute of Mental Health, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 298:142-4. 2001
  6. ncbi Verbal perseveration after right-unilateral ECT
    G Adler
    Day Clinic for the Elderly, Central Institute of Mental Health, J5, 68159, Mannheim, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 16:75-8. 2001
  7. ncbi Short-term rivastigmine treatment reduces EEG slow-wave power in Alzheimer patients
    G Adler
    Day Clinic for the Elderly and Clinical Neurophysiology Service, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Neuropsychobiology 43:273-6. 2001
  8. ncbi Pretreatment interhemispheric EEG coherence is related to seizure duration in right unilateral electroconvulsive therapy
    Georg Adler
    Department of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurophysiology Service, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Neuropsychobiology 48:143-5. 2003
  9. ncbi [The social situation of patients with late-life depression]
    Georg Adler
    Altentagesklinik am Zentralinstitut für Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Psychiatr Prax 30:207-11. 2003
  10. ncbi Six-month course of mild cognitive impairment and affective symptoms in late-life depression
    Georg Adler
    Altentagesklinik, Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, J5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 19:502-5. 2004

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi Late-onset depression with mild cognitive deficits: electrophysiological evidences for a preclinical dementia syndrome
    Stefanie Brassen
    NeuroImage Nord, Department of Psychiatry, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 18:271-7. 2004
    ..Changes in EEG power and coherence at frontotemporal leads in depressive patients with MCI thereby allowed discrimination from cognitively unimpaired patients with a sensitivity of 88% and a specifity of 81%...
  2. ncbi [Anxiety as a concomitant symptom of depression in the elderly]
    G Adler
    Altentagesklinik am Zentralinstitut für Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 68:12-6. 2000
    ..However, duration of treatment was considerably increased. Thus, elderly depressed patients with anxiety show particular psychosocial and clinical features and require special attention in diagnostics and treatment...
  3. ncbi [Social status and life satisfaction of the elderly]
    G Adler
    Altentagesklinik Zentralinstitut für Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 33:210-6. 2000
    ..Cut-offs, allowing the identification of patients, whose social situation is indicative for a low life satisfaction, are proposed...
  4. ncbi [The EEG as an indicator of cholinergic deficit in Alzheimer's disease]
    G Adler
    Altentagesklinik am Zentralinstitut für Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 68:352-6. 2000
    ..EEG alterations are a valuable diagnostic tool in Alzheimer's disease. They may be suited for early diagnosis and may allow the prediction of the therapeutic response to cholinergic drugs...
  5. ncbi Post-dexamethasone cortisol level and memory performance in elderly depressed patients
    G Adler
    Day Clinic for the Elderly, Central Institute of Mental Health, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 298:142-4. 2001
    ..In some patients in early stages of Alzheimer's disease, cortisol may even have protective effects on memory performance through its anti-inflammatory action...
  6. ncbi Verbal perseveration after right-unilateral ECT
    G Adler
    Day Clinic for the Elderly, Central Institute of Mental Health, J5, 68159, Mannheim, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 16:75-8. 2001
    ..Perseveration may be attributed to a deficit in selective attention, producing an arousal of irrelevant cues...
  7. ncbi Short-term rivastigmine treatment reduces EEG slow-wave power in Alzheimer patients
    G Adler
    Day Clinic for the Elderly and Clinical Neurophysiology Service, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Neuropsychobiology 43:273-6. 2001
    ..Delta power decrease reflects the cerebral cholinergic action of rivastigmine and may thus allow a quantitative assessment of its CNS effects...
  8. ncbi Pretreatment interhemispheric EEG coherence is related to seizure duration in right unilateral electroconvulsive therapy
    Georg Adler
    Department of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurophysiology Service, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Neuropsychobiology 48:143-5. 2003
    ..The relationships between pretreatment EEG parameters and seizure duration in electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) were studied in order to provide information useful for the prediction of ECT-induced seizures...
  9. ncbi [The social situation of patients with late-life depression]
    Georg Adler
    Altentagesklinik am Zentralinstitut für Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Psychiatr Prax 30:207-11. 2003
    ..Thus, the social situation of elderly depressed patients is mainly characterised by a decreased level of activities, to which special therapeutic attention should be given...
  10. ncbi Six-month course of mild cognitive impairment and affective symptoms in late-life depression
    Georg Adler
    Altentagesklinik, Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, J5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 19:502-5. 2004
    ..Patients with diurnal variations of the depressive symptomatology were less likely to fully recover from depression...
  11. ncbi [Training program for the enhancement of social competence in elderly depressive patients]
    Jochen Stien
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Abteilung für Gerontopsychiatrie, Mannheim, Germany
    Psychiatr Prax 34:145-9. 2007
  12. ncbi [Mnestic impairment under olanzapine overdosage in an elderly patient]
    Sybille Grieshaber
    Altentagesklinik am Zentralinstitut für Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim, Germany
    Psychiatr Prax 29:441-4. 2002
    ..Both alterations may be attributed to the anticholinergic effects of olanzapine and reversed rapidly after dose reduction and normalization of the olanzapine serum level...
  13. ncbi Domain-specific improvement of cognition on memantine in patients with Alzheimer's disease treated with rivastigmine
    Matthias W Riepe
    Department of Psychiatry, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 23:301-6. 2007
    ..The objective was to assess combination therapy of rivastigmine plus memantine by specific neuropsychological tests in patients with mild-to-moderate AD...