Christine Thomas

Summary

Affiliation: Evangelisches Krankenhaus
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Diagnosing delirium in older hospitalized adults with dementia: adapting the confusion assessment method to international classification of diseases, tenth revision, diagnostic criteria
    Christine Thomas
    Department of Geriatric Psychiatry, Centre of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ev Hospital Bielefeld Bethel, Bielefeld, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1471-7. 2012
  2. pmc Serum anticholinergic activity and cerebral cholinergic dysfunction: an EEG study in frail elderly with and without delirium
    Christine Thomas
    Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, Department of General Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg, Vossstr, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Neurosci 9:86. 2008
  3. ncbi Prolonged activation EEG differentiates dementia with and without delirium in frail elderly patients
    C Thomas
    Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, Department of General Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:119-25. 2008
  4. ncbi [Diagnostic work-up and treatment of acute psycho-organic syndrome]
    C Thomas
    Abteilung Gerontopsychiatrie, Klinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie Bethel, Evangelisches Krankenhaus Bielefeld, Gilead III, Bethesdaweg 12, 33617, Bielefeld, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 81:613-28; quiz 629-30. 2010
  5. doi Development of brain synchronisation within school-age--individual analysis of resting (α) coherence in a longitudinal data set
    Dennis Gmehlin
    Section of Experimental Psychopathology and Neurophysiology, Department of Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Neurophysiol 122:1973-83. 2011
  6. doi P50 gating deficit in Alzheimer dementia correlates to frontal neuropsychological function
    Christine Thomas
    Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, Department of General Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg, Vossstr 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Neurobiol Aging 31:416-24. 2010
  7. doi Age effects on preattentive and early attentive auditory processing of redundant stimuli: is sensory gating affected by physiological aging?
    Dennis Gmehlin
    Abteilung für Gerontopsychiatrie, Klinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie Bethel, Evangelisches Krankenhaus Bielefeld, Bethesdaweg 12, 33617, Bielefeld, Germany
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:1043-53. 2011
  8. doi Individual analysis of EEG background-activity within school age: impact of age and sex within a longitudinal data set
    Dennis Gmehlin
    Section of Experimental Psychopathology and Neurophysiology, Department of Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg, Voss Straße 4, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Dev Neurosci 29:163-70. 2011
  9. ncbi Early detection of Alzheimer's disease: a new working memory paradigm
    Max Toepper
    Centre of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy Bethel, Department of Geriatric Psychiatry, Ev Hospital Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:272-8. 2008
  10. ncbi Hippocampal involvement in working memory encoding of changing locations: an fMRI study
    Max Toepper
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy Bethel, Ev Hospital Bielefeld EvKB, Remterweg 69 71, D 33617 Bielefeld, Germany
    Brain Res 1354:91-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc Diagnosing delirium in older hospitalized adults with dementia: adapting the confusion assessment method to international classification of diseases, tenth revision, diagnostic criteria
    Christine Thomas
    Department of Geriatric Psychiatry, Centre of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ev Hospital Bielefeld Bethel, Bielefeld, Germany
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1471-7. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc Serum anticholinergic activity and cerebral cholinergic dysfunction: an EEG study in frail elderly with and without delirium
    Christine Thomas
    Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, Department of General Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg, Vossstr, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Neurosci 9:86. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi Prolonged activation EEG differentiates dementia with and without delirium in frail elderly patients
    C Thomas
    Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, Department of General Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:119-25. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi [Diagnostic work-up and treatment of acute psycho-organic syndrome]
    C Thomas
    Abteilung Gerontopsychiatrie, Klinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie Bethel, Evangelisches Krankenhaus Bielefeld, Gilead III, Bethesdaweg 12, 33617, Bielefeld, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 81:613-28; quiz 629-30. 2010
    ..Only in a second step psychiatric medication is warranted with antipsychotic, antidepressant or sedation-inducing properties depending on the patient's symptoms...
  5. doi Development of brain synchronisation within school-age--individual analysis of resting (α) coherence in a longitudinal data set
    Dennis Gmehlin
    Section of Experimental Psychopathology and Neurophysiology, Department of Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Neurophysiol 122:1973-83. 2011
    ....
  6. doi P50 gating deficit in Alzheimer dementia correlates to frontal neuropsychological function
    Christine Thomas
    Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, Department of General Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg, Vossstr 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Neurobiol Aging 31:416-24. 2010
    ..In this study, we aimed to investigate inhibitory gating deficits of P50 in AD and their relation to neuropsychological measures...
  7. doi Age effects on preattentive and early attentive auditory processing of redundant stimuli: is sensory gating affected by physiological aging?
    Dennis Gmehlin
    Abteilung für Gerontopsychiatrie, Klinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie Bethel, Evangelisches Krankenhaus Bielefeld, Bethesdaweg 12, 33617, Bielefeld, Germany
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:1043-53. 2011
    ..Early attentive N100 gating showed the maximum effect. Further studies are warranted to evaluate sensory gating as a suitable biomarker of underlying neurodegenerative disease...
  8. doi Individual analysis of EEG background-activity within school age: impact of age and sex within a longitudinal data set
    Dennis Gmehlin
    Section of Experimental Psychopathology and Neurophysiology, Department of Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg, Voss Straße 4, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Dev Neurosci 29:163-70. 2011
    ....
  9. ncbi Early detection of Alzheimer's disease: a new working memory paradigm
    Max Toepper
    Centre of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy Bethel, Department of Geriatric Psychiatry, Ev Hospital Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:272-8. 2008
    ....
  10. ncbi Hippocampal involvement in working memory encoding of changing locations: an fMRI study
    Max Toepper
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy Bethel, Ev Hospital Bielefeld EvKB, Remterweg 69 71, D 33617 Bielefeld, Germany
    Brain Res 1354:91-9. 2010
    ..In addition, whole-brain analysis showed working memory related frontal and parietal brain activation. The results indicate that hippocampal structures contribute to serial working memory encoding of spatial locations in the human brain...
  11. doi Functional correlates of distractor suppression during spatial working memory encoding
    M Toepper
    Bender Institute of Neuroimaging BION, Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Giessen, Germany
    Neuroscience 165:1244-53. 2010
    ..Furthermore, our findings are in line with the processing model of a functional dorsolateral-ventrolateral prefrontal cortex organization...
  12. ncbi Delirium: definition, epidemiology, and diagnosis
    Karin J Neufeld
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, U S A and Department of Geriatric Psychiatry, Clinic of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy Bethel, Evangelisches Hospital Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany
    J Clin Neurophysiol 30:438-42. 2013
    ..Delirium is an important medical syndrome with significant implications; there is continued need for better physiologic measures of the underlying brain dysfunction...
  13. doi Do sex differences affect prefrontal cortex associated cognition in schizophrenia?
    Daniela Roesch-Ely
    Department of General Adult Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Schizophr Res 107:255-61. 2009
    ..There is evidence for sex differences in cognition in schizophrenia, but the results in the literature are still controversial...
  14. ncbi EEG changes and serum anticholinergic activity measured in patients with delirium in the intensive care unit
    K Plaschke
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Medical Faculty of the University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Anaesthesia 62:1217-23. 2007
    ..We conclude that, in contrast to the EEG, the SAA level cannot be proposed as a tool for diagnosing delirium in ICU patients...
  15. ncbi [Vasculo-Behcet's disease: imaging findings]
    C Thomas
    Rofo 179:875-8. 2007
  16. ncbi Vascular and Alzheimer-type pathology in an autopsy study of African-Americans
    P Pytel
    Department of Pathology, The University of Chicago, IL, USA
    Neurology 66:433-5. 2006
    ..Two subjects exhibited changes of pure VaD, 5 had pure AD, and 6 showed a mixture of AD pathology and strokes. Overall, there was good agreement between the pathologic diagnoses and the clinical diagnoses...
  17. ncbi ["FRAGILE"-Old people and surgery]
    U Hestermann
    Bethanien Krankenhaus, Geriatrisches Zentrum am Klinikum der Universität Heidelberg
    Chirurg 76:28-34. 2005
    ..Postoperative delirium, the most prevalent complication in surgical geriatric patients, is discussed in detail with regard to risk factors, prevalence, diagnosis, and therapeutic options...
  18. ncbi Schizophrenia-spectrum psychoses in people with and without intellectual disability
    N Bouras
    Estia Centre, York Clinic, Guy s Hospital, 47 Weston Street, London SE1 3RR, UK
    J Intellect Disabil Res 48:548-55. 2004
    ....
  19. ncbi Goosebumps
    J Cutts
    Lahey Clinic Medical Center, Burlington, MA 01805, USA
    Lancet 360:690. 2002