Barbara Schneider

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Affiliation: Frankfurt am Main
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Biomarkers for major depression and its delineation from neurodegenerative disorders
    Barbara Schneider
    Section for Neurophysiology and Neuroimaging, Laboratory of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
    Prog Neurobiol 95:703-17. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Impact of employment status and work-related factors on risk of completed suicide. A case-control psychological autopsy study
    Barbara Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatic Medicine, and Psychotherapy, Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 190:265-70. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint [Dementia and suicide]
    B Schneider
    Zentrum der Psychiatrie, Klinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie I, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitat, Frankfurt Main
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 69:164-9. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Concordance of DSM-IV Axis I and II diagnoses by personal and informant's interview
    Barbara Schneider
    Center of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy I, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt Main, Heinrich Hoffmann Str 10, D 60528 Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 127:121-36. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Nicotine use in suicides: a case-control study
    Barbara Schneider
    Centre of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy I, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Heinrich Hoffmann Street 10, 60528 Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 20:129-36. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint [Age and gender: confounders for axis I disorders as risk factors for suicide]
    Barbara Schneider
    Zentrum der Psychiatrie, Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitat, Frankfurt Main
    Psychiatr Prax 32:185-94. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint [Risk factors for suicide in substance-related disorders]
    Barbara Schneider
    Zentrum der Psychiatrie, Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie
    Psychiatr Prax 33:81-7. 2006
  8. doi request reprint [Do individuals with substance use disorders find information for crisis intervention and suicide prevention resources on the Internet?]
    B Schneider
    Zentrum der Psychiatrie, Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie, Goethe Universitat, Heinrich Hoffmann Straße 10, 60528, Frankfurt am Main, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 82:859-65. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Substance use disorders and risk for completed suicide
    Barbara Schneider
    Center of Psychiatry, Department for Psychiatry, Psychosomatics, and Psychotherapy, Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Gernany
    Arch Suicide Res 13:303-16. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Substance use disorders as risk factors for suicide in an Eastern and a Central European city (Tallinn and Frankfurt/Main)
    Barbara Schneider
    Centre of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatics, and Psychotherapy, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 165:263-72. 2009

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  1. doi request reprint Biomarkers for major depression and its delineation from neurodegenerative disorders
    Barbara Schneider
    Section for Neurophysiology and Neuroimaging, Laboratory of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
    Prog Neurobiol 95:703-17. 2011
    ..This model delineates common pathways and the intersection between AD and MDD. Applying these concepts to MDD gives hope that positive MDD biomarkers can be successfully identified in the near future...
  2. doi request reprint Impact of employment status and work-related factors on risk of completed suicide. A case-control psychological autopsy study
    Barbara Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatic Medicine, and Psychotherapy, Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 190:265-70. 2011
    ..Employment and a positive modification of working conditions, may possibly be preventive to important adverse mental health outcomes, including suicidality...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Dementia and suicide]
    B Schneider
    Zentrum der Psychiatrie, Klinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie I, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitat, Frankfurt Main
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 69:164-9. 2001
    ..This review comprehensively presents the association between cognitive deficits, insight in early stages of dementia and suicidality and possible confounders which have not systematically been investigated up to now...
  4. ncbi request reprint Concordance of DSM-IV Axis I and II diagnoses by personal and informant's interview
    Barbara Schneider
    Center of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy I, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt Main, Heinrich Hoffmann Str 10, D 60528 Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 127:121-36. 2004
    ..This instrument can be recommended as a tool for the psychological autopsy procedure in post-mortem research...
  5. ncbi request reprint Nicotine use in suicides: a case-control study
    Barbara Schneider
    Centre of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy I, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Heinrich Hoffmann Street 10, 60528 Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 20:129-36. 2005
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  6. ncbi request reprint [Age and gender: confounders for axis I disorders as risk factors for suicide]
    Barbara Schneider
    Zentrum der Psychiatrie, Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitat, Frankfurt Main
    Psychiatr Prax 32:185-94. 2005
    ..163 suicides and 396 population-based control persons were assessed with a standardized semi-structured interview including SCID-I (for DSM-IV)...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Risk factors for suicide in substance-related disorders]
    Barbara Schneider
    Zentrum der Psychiatrie, Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie
    Psychiatr Prax 33:81-7. 2006
    ..To assess the contribution of sociodemographic and psychopathologic predictors for suicide in alcohol-related disorders and in substance-related disorders in general and to examine the constellations of risk factors for suicide...
  8. doi request reprint [Do individuals with substance use disorders find information for crisis intervention and suicide prevention resources on the Internet?]
    B Schneider
    Zentrum der Psychiatrie, Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie, Goethe Universitat, Heinrich Hoffmann Straße 10, 60528, Frankfurt am Main, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 82:859-65. 2011
    ..Suicidality is an important issue for substance-dependent people. The few studies about Internet searches have provided ambiguous results regarding help and support using suicide-related terms...
  9. doi request reprint Substance use disorders and risk for completed suicide
    Barbara Schneider
    Center of Psychiatry, Department for Psychiatry, Psychosomatics, and Psychotherapy, Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Gernany
    Arch Suicide Res 13:303-16. 2009
    ..So far, some risk factors for suicide have been identified in alcoholism. Nevertheless, various questions about the relationship between substance use disorders and suicide remain open, which indicate directions for future research...
  10. doi request reprint Substance use disorders as risk factors for suicide in an Eastern and a Central European city (Tallinn and Frankfurt/Main)
    Barbara Schneider
    Centre of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatics, and Psychotherapy, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 165:263-72. 2009
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  11. doi request reprint Smoking differently modifies suicide risk of affective disorders, substance use disorders, and social factors
    Barbara Schneider
    Centre of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatics, and Psychotherapy, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    J Affect Disord 112:165-73. 2009
    ..Although an association between smoking and suicide has repeatedly been shown, information about a modifying influence of smoking on other risk factors for suicide is lacking...
  12. doi request reprint The effect of risky alcohol use and smoking on suicide risk: findings from the German MONICA/KORA-Augsburg Cohort Study
    Barbara Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University of Frankfurt Main, Heinrich Hoffmann Straße 10, 60528, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:1127-32. 2011
    ..Smoking and heavy alcohol use predicts suicidal behaviour. Whether the simultaneous presentation of both conditions induces an amplified effect on risk prediction has not been investigated so far...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reduction of clozapine-induced hypersalivation by pirenzepine is safe
    B Schneider
    Center of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy I, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University of Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 37:43-5. 2004
    ..Nevertheless, a pharmacokinetic interaction between both compounds cannot be excluded...
  14. ncbi request reprint Psychopathological predictors of suicide in patients with major depression during a 5-year follow-up
    B Schneider
    Center of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy I, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Heinrich Hoffmann Str 10, D 60528, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 16:283-8. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine which psychopathologic symptoms during the index episode are predictors for an increased risk of suicide in the further course of major depression...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Difficulties in the evaluation of depressive symptoms in patients with dementia]
    Barbara Schneider
    Zentrum der Psychiatrie, Klinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie I, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitat, Frankfurt Main
    Psychiatr Prax 29:76-82. 2002
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  16. doi request reprint Is the emotional response of survivors dependent on the consequences of the suicide and the support received?
    Barbara Schneider
    Center for Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatics, and Psychotherapy, Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
    Crisis 32:186-93. 2011
    ..Despite numerous studies that have assessed emotional reactions of people bereaved by suicide, many questions in this field are not yet clarified...
  17. doi request reprint Do suicides' characteristics influence survivors' emotions?
    Barbara Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry, Center of Psychiatry, Psychosomatic Medicine, and Psychotherapy, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University of Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 41:117-25. 2011
    ..Age had a dominant impact on the relationship between suicides' characteristics and survivors' emotional reactions and supersedes the effect of most suicides' characteristics including diagnoses...
  18. doi request reprint Estrogen receptor gene 1 variants are not associated with suicidal behavior
    Ina Giegling
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 160:1-7. 2008
    ..In conclusion, our study does not support the hypothesis that estrogen receptor alpha gene variants are major contributors to suicide or to anger- or aggression-related behaviors...
  19. doi request reprint How do personality disorders modify suicide risk?
    Barbara Schneider
    Center of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt Main, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    J Pers Disord 22:233-45. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that treatment of personality disorders is essential for suicide prevention...
  20. ncbi request reprint NOS-I and -III gene variants are differentially associated with facets of suicidal behavior and aggression-related traits
    Dan Rujescu
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:42-8. 2008
    ..0002; sliding haplotype T-G, P = 0.002). In conclusion, our study suggests a possible involvement of NOS-I and NOS-III gene variants in suicidal behavior and related intermediate phenotypes...
  21. ncbi request reprint Detection of alcohol consumption in suicides
    Barbara Schneider
    Center of Psychiatry, Dept of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Heinrich Hoffmann Str 10, 60528 Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 255:1-5. 2005
    ..This 7-item questionnaire can be recommended as a useful tool for the psychological autopsy procedure in postmortem research...
  22. doi request reprint Influence of neuronal cell adhesion molecule (NCAM1) variants on suicidal behaviour and correlated traits
    Ina Giegling
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 179:222-5. 2010
    ..However, independent studies are needed to validate these results...
  23. ncbi request reprint Tachykinin receptor 1 variants associated with aggression in suicidal behavior
    Ina Giegling
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 144:757-61. 2007
    ..In conclusion, our study suggests that TACR1 gene variants have no major influence on suicidal behavior but may modulate aggression features...
  24. ncbi request reprint Axis I disorders and personality disorders as risk factors for suicide
    Barbara Schneider
    Center of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt Main, Heinrich Hoffmann Strasse 10, 60528 Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 256:17-27. 2006
    ..In both genders, co-occurrence of personality disorders of more than one cluster contributed to risk of completed suicide after control for axis I psychiatric disorders and has to be considered as an independent risk factor for suicide...
  25. ncbi request reprint Dopa decarboxylase and tyrosine hydroxylase gene variants in suicidal behavior
    Ina Giegling
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:308-15. 2008
    ..In conclusion, our study does not support the involvement of TH gene variants as major contributors to suicide, whereas DDC variants could mediate some features related to suicide and be involved in violent suicidal behavior...
  26. ncbi request reprint Gene expression profiling of post-mortem orbitofrontal cortex in violent suicide victims
    Andreas Thalmeier
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 11:217-28. 2008
    ..The differentially expressed genes and significant biological processes might be involved in the pathophysiology of suicide and warrant further attention...
  27. ncbi request reprint ABCG1 gene variants in suicidal behavior and aggression-related traits
    Anton Gietl
    Molecular and Clinical Neurobiology, Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Nussbaumstr 7, D 80336 Munich, Germany
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 17:410-6. 2007
    ..Given that these represent intermediate phenotypes of suicidal behavior, ABCG1 might also act on suicidal behavior through these traits. The observed associations warrant further replications...
  28. ncbi request reprint Development of a rating scale to predict the severity of alcohol withdrawal syndrome
    Tilman Wetterling
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatics, Psychotherapy, JW Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
    Alcohol Alcohol 41:611-5. 2006
    ..We tested the predictive value of these factors compiled in a newly developed scale, LARS (Luebeck alcohol withdrawal risk scale)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Bias in computerized neuropsychological assessment of depressive disorders caused by computer attitude
    B Weber
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy I, J W Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 105:126-30. 2002
    ..Psychiatric patients are increasingly confronted to computerized psychological and psychopathological assessment. Patients' attitude to computers was reported to affect acceptance of computerized assessment...
  30. ncbi request reprint Does sport have a protective effect against suicide?
    Bettina Muller
    Centre of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatics, and Psychotherapy, Goethe University, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 18:331-5. 2009
    ..The association between sporting activities, or lack there of, and suicidal behaviour has not yet been clarified. The objective of this study was to determine, if sports participation has an impact on risk for completed suicide...
  31. doi request reprint Novel biomarkers in major depression
    Barbara Schneider
    LVR Klinik Köln, Cologne, Germany
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 26:47-53. 2013
    ..This article reviews literature published over the period January 2011-June 2012 on biomarkers in major depression...
  32. ncbi request reprint Mortality in affective disorders
    B Schneider
    Centre of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy I, University of Frankfurt/Main, Heinrich-Hoffmann-Str. 10, D-60528 /Main, Frankfurt, Germany
    J Affect Disord 65:263-74. 2001
    ..Natural causes of death in affective disorders are comparable to expectations from reference populations. Social-demographic characteristics may contribute to an additional risk of premature death by suicide, particularly in women...
  33. ncbi request reprint Lactose intolerance: a risk factor for reduced bone mineral density and vertebral fractures?
    Stefan Kudlacek
    KH Barmherzige Brüder, Medizinische Abteilung, Vienna, Austria
    J Gastroenterol 37:1014-9. 2002
    ..The purpose of the present study was to determine differences, if any, in bone mineral density, the risk of fracture, and clinical behavior in patients with lactose intolerance investigated by hydrogen breath test...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Suicidal patient: how can suicide be prevented? (interview by Dr. Thomas Meissner)]
    Barbara Schneider
    MMW Fortschr Med 149:17. 2007
  35. ncbi request reprint Discovery of decomposed and mummified corpses in the domestic setting--a marker of social isolation?
    Selma Hönigschnabl
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Vienna, Austria
    J Forensic Sci 47:837-42. 2002
    ..Furthermore, the proportion of deaths attributable to natural causes was significantly lower during the 1990s, whereas the rate of suicides was nearly three times higher...
  36. ncbi request reprint Recent life events and suicide: a case-control study in Tallinn and Frankfurt
    Kairi Kolves
    Estonian Swedish Mental Health and Suicidology Institute, Estonian Centre of Behavioural and Health Sciences, Tallinn, Estonia
    Soc Sci Med 62:2887-96. 2006
    ..In Germany, good health is considered a necessity for a consumer and self-expressive style of life, and poor health is perceived as a serious threat to the quality of life in a post-materialistic value system...
  37. ncbi request reprint Chest pain in hospitalized patients: cause-specific and gender-specific differences
    Julia Vodopiutz
    2 Medizinische Abteilung, Krankenanstalt Rudolfstiftung, Vienna, Austria
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 11:719-27. 2002
    ..The aim of this prospective cardiological-linguistic study was to assess cause-specific and gender-specific differences in the reported symptoms and description of chest pain...
  38. ncbi request reprint Do middle ear muscles trigger attacks of Menière's disease?
    Peter Franz
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Acta Otolaryngol 123:133-7. 2003
    ..In this retrospective study we examined the long-term effects of tenotomy on the symptoms of MD...
  39. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of elevated clotting factor VIII in chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension
    Diana Bonderman
    Department of Internal Medicine II, Division of Cardiology, University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Thromb Haemost 90:372-6. 2003
    ..0001) and PAH patients (22%, p = 0.022). We can conclude that elevated plasma FVIII is the first prothrombotic factor identified in a large proportion of CTEPH patients...
  40. ncbi request reprint Mortality and rate of stroke or embolism in atrial fibrillation during long-term follow-up in the embolism in left atrial thrombi (ELAT) study
    Claudia Stollberger
    Second Medical Department, KA Rudolfstiftung, Vienna, Austria
    Clin Cardiol 27:40-6. 2004
    ..Patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) have a higher mortality and risk of stroke/embolism than patients with sinus rhythm...
  41. ncbi request reprint Allocation of training posts to applicants for postgraduate medical education in austria: survey and analysis
    Wolfgang Spiegel
    Department of General Practice, Institute of Medical Education, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Acad Med 79:703-10. 2004
    ..To analyze the consequences of the current procedure for allocating training posts to medical graduates in Austria...
  42. ncbi request reprint Haptoglobin phenotype and gestational diabetes
    Stefan Mustafa
    Institute of Medical and Chemical Laboratory Diagnostics, Wien, Währingergürtel, Austria
    Diabetes Care 27:2103-7. 2004
    ..Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is an early manifestation of type 2 diabetes in pregnant women. It is usually confined to the time of gestation, but carries an increased risk to develop type 2 diabetes later in life...
  43. ncbi request reprint Ventricular tachycardia in arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy: clinical presentation, risk stratification and results of long-term follow-up
    Thomas Pezawas
    Department of Cardiology, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Int J Cardiol 107:360-8. 2006
    ..Not all patients with arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy (ARVD/C) are at risk for sudden cardiac death. The aim of the study was to evaluate the risk stratification in patients with ARVD/C...
  44. ncbi request reprint The effect of intensified extracorporeal photochemotherapy on long-term survival in patients with severe acute graft-versus-host disease
    Hildegard T Greinix
    Medical University of Vienna, Department of Internal Medicine I, Bone Marrow Transplantation, Austria
    Haematologica 91:405-8. 2006
    ..We conclude that intensified ECP is highly effective in acute GVHD and that sustained responses are associated with over 50% long-term survival...
  45. ncbi request reprint [Dyslipidemia and schizophrenia]
    Tilman Wetterling
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, J W Goethe Universitat, Frankfurt M
    Psychiatr Prax 34:223-9. 2007
    ..There is some evidence that the treatment with new ("atypical") neuroleptics is associated with a higher frequency of hyperlipidemia...
  46. pmc Specialty selection and relative job satisfaction of family physicians and medical specialists in Austria
    Wolfgang Spiegel
    Department of General Practice, Center for Public Health, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringerstrase 13a, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Croat Med J 49:375-83. 2008
    ..To estimate the relative job satisfaction of Austrian family physicians and other specialists with respect to whether or not they obtained training in the desired specialty...
  47. ncbi request reprint HTR2C and HTR1A gene variants in German and Italian suicide attempters and completers
    Alessandro Serretti
    Department of Psychiatry, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 144:291-9. 2007
    ..In conclusion, our study does not support the notion that HTR2C and HTR1A gene variants are major contributors to suicide-, anger-, or aggression-related behaviors in our sample...
  48. ncbi request reprint Laser acupuncture and probiotics in school age children with asthma: a randomized, placebo-controlled pilot study of therapy guided by principles of Traditional Chinese Medicine
    Karin Stockert
    Austrian Society for Acupuncture, Huglgasse 1 3, Vienna, Austria
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 18:160-6. 2007
    ..These results should be confirmed by further studies...
  49. doi request reprint Does weight force application to the lower torso have an influence on inferior vena cava and cardiovascular parameters?
    Astrid Krauskopf
    Department of Forensic Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Am J Emerg Med 26:603-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether weight force application to the lower torso can lead to impairment of inferior vena cava (IVC) and cardiovascular parameters...
  50. ncbi request reprint [Blood glucose in chronic schizophrenic patients treated with antipsychotics]
    Tilman Wetterling
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, J W Goethe Universität Frankfurt Main
    Psychiatr Prax 34:76-80. 2007
    ..There is some evidence that the treatment with new ("atypical") antipsychotics is associated with a higher frequency of type 2-diabetes mellitus...
  51. doi request reprint Cysteinyl-leukotrienes in nasal lavage fluid in children with asthma
    Florian Singer
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Donauspital, Vienna, Austria
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:227-32. 2008
    ..40). Concentration of cys-LT in NLF and exhaled NO was positively correlated (r = 0.85; p < 0.001). In conclusion, concentration of cys-LT in NLF correlates with asthma severity in children and is related to lower airway inflammation...