W Gaebel

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Affiliation: Heinrich Heine University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia practice guidelines: international survey and comparison
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Germany
    Br J Psychiatry 187:248-55. 2005
  2. doi request reprint EPA guidance on building trust in mental health services
    W Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich, Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany Electronic address
    Eur Psychiatry 29:83-100. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Are there clinically useful predictors and early warning signs for pending relapse?
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 152:469-77. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Rates and predictors of remission in first-episode schizophrenia within 1 year of antipsychotic maintenance treatment. Results of a randomized controlled trial within the German Research Network on Schizophrenia
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 152:478-86. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Psychotic disorders in ICD-11
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Asian J Psychiatr 6:263-5. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Classifying psychosis--challenges and opportunities
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int Rev Psychiatry 24:538-48. 2012
  7. doi request reprint EPA guidance on the quality of mental health services
    W Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 27:87-113. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Psychiatry in Germany 2012
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int Rev Psychiatry 24:371-8. 2012
  9. doi request reprint European guidance: a project of the European Psychiatric Association
    W Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 27:65-7. 2012
  10. doi request reprint The DGPPN research project on mental healthcare utilization in Germany: inpatient and outpatient treatment of persons with depression by different disciplines
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University, LVR Klinikum Düsseldorf, Bergische Landstr 2, 40629 Düsseldorf, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 262:S51-5. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia practice guidelines: international survey and comparison
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Germany
    Br J Psychiatry 187:248-55. 2005
    ..Schizophrenia guidelines differ considerably in methodology and content...
  2. doi request reprint EPA guidance on building trust in mental health services
    W Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich, Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany Electronic address
    Eur Psychiatry 29:83-100. 2014
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Are there clinically useful predictors and early warning signs for pending relapse?
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 152:469-77. 2014
    ..Valid predictors for relapse are urgently needed to enable more individualized recommendations and treatment decisions to be made...
  4. doi request reprint Rates and predictors of remission in first-episode schizophrenia within 1 year of antipsychotic maintenance treatment. Results of a randomized controlled trial within the German Research Network on Schizophrenia
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 152:478-86. 2014
    ..This study aimed to provide rates and predictors of remission in first-episode schizophrenia and to identify symptoms that prevent remission...
  5. doi request reprint Psychotic disorders in ICD-11
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Asian J Psychiatr 6:263-5. 2013
    ..The proposals for ICD-11 are compared with those for the corresponding DSM-5 chapter...
  6. doi request reprint Classifying psychosis--challenges and opportunities
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int Rev Psychiatry 24:538-48. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint EPA guidance on the quality of mental health services
    W Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 27:87-113. 2012
    ..Further pan-European research will need to show whether the implementation of this guidance will lead to improved quality of mental healthcare, and may help to develop useful country-specific cutoffs for the suggested quality indicators...
  8. doi request reprint Psychiatry in Germany 2012
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int Rev Psychiatry 24:371-8. 2012
    ..Mental healthcare research will take centre stage in addressing these challenges...
  9. doi request reprint European guidance: a project of the European Psychiatric Association
    W Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 27:65-7. 2012
    ..It is in this scope that a European Psychiatry Association (EPA) has developed its own program, the European Guidance Project. The present special issue presents six topics out of these series of guidance documents...
  10. doi request reprint The DGPPN research project on mental healthcare utilization in Germany: inpatient and outpatient treatment of persons with depression by different disciplines
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University, LVR Klinikum Düsseldorf, Bergische Landstr 2, 40629 Düsseldorf, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 262:S51-5. 2012
    ..Specialists for psychosomatic medicine and psychological psychotherapists predominantly treated cases of mild and moderate depression, whereas severe cases were mostly cared for by psychiatrists or psychiatric departments...
  11. pmc Status of Psychotic Disorders in ICD-11
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    To whom correspondence to be addressed LVR Klinikum Düsseldorf, Bergische Landstr 2, D 40629 Düsseldorf, Germany tel 49 211 922 2001, fax 49 211 922 2020, E mail
    Schizophr Bull 38:895-8. 2012
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  12. pmc Needs-oriented discharge planning and monitoring for high utilisers of psychiatric services (NODPAM): design and methods
    Bernd Puschner
    Department of Psychiatry II, Ulm University, BKH Günzburg, Ludwig Heilmeyer Str 2, 89312 Günzburg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:152. 2008
    ..Attempts to reduce high utilisation of psychiatric inpatient care by targeting the critical time of hospital discharge have been rare...
  13. doi request reprint Schizophrenia guidelines across the world: a selective review and comparison
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, LVR Klinikum Düsseldorf, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int Rev Psychiatry 23:379-87. 2011
    ..Nevertheless, core guideline recommendations should be adapted to regional conditions using available tools for adaptation...
  14. doi request reprint The DSM-V initiative "deconstructing psychosis" in the context of Kraepelin's concept on nosology
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Rheinische Kliniken Düsseldorf, Bergische Landstr 2, 40629, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 258:41-7. 2008
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Atypical and typical neuroleptics in acute schizophrenia and related delusional disorders. Drug choice, switching and outcome under naturalistic treatment conditions
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Bergische Landstrasse 2, 40629 Düsseldorf, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 253:175-84. 2003
    ..Reasons and implications of these findings considering the methodological limitations are discussed...
  16. doi request reprint Relapse prevention in first-episode schizophrenia--maintenance vs intermittent drug treatment with prodrome-based early intervention: results of a randomized controlled trial within the German Research Network on Schizophrenia
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Rhineland State Clinics Düsseldorf, Bergische Landstraße 2, D 40629 Düsseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:205-18. 2011
    ..The current study was therefore designed to compare prospectively the relapse preventive efficacy of further maintenance treatment and targeted intermittent treatment in patients with ICD-10-diagnosed first-episode schizophrenia...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Guideline-oriented patient information on depression--an example contributing to the provision of sound professional health information for patients and relatives]
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Rheinische Kliniken Düsseldorf
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 97:80-2. 2003
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Modern treatment concepts in schizophrenia
    W Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry, Heinrich Heine University Rhineland State Clinics Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 36:S168-75. 2003
    ..Additionally, based on current research programmes, future treatment developments are presented...
  19. doi request reprint Measuring the stigma of psychiatry and psychiatrists: development of a questionnaire
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 261:S119-23. 2011
    ..It is available in several languages (Arab, English, German, Japanese, Polish, and Spanish) and can easily be adapted for utilization in other medical specialties...
  20. ncbi request reprint Revisiting the relapse predictive validity of prodromal symptoms in schizophrenia
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Schizophr Res 95:19-29. 2007
    ..yielded other relevant 'early signs'. It is concluded that the relapse predictive validity of prodromal symptoms has to be enhanced e.g. by supplement of other clinical parameters with predictive potential or by closer monitoring...
  21. ncbi request reprint Maintenance treatment with risperidone or low-dose haloperidol in first-episode schizophrenia: 1-year results of a randomized controlled trial within the German Research Network on Schizophrenia
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf, Rhineland State Clinics Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1763-74. 2007
    ..Accordingly, the hypothesis of whether 1-year relapse rate in first-episode schizophrenia under maintenance treatment with risperidone is lower compared to haloperidol in low dose was tested...
  22. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the German WPA "program against stigma and discrimination because of schizophrenia--Open the Doors": results from representative telephone surveys before and after three years of antistigma interventions
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Rhineland State Clinics Düsseldorf, Bergische Landstrasse 2, D 40629 Düsseldorf, Germany
    Schizophr Res 98:184-93. 2008
    ..Several measures to tackle the stigma in certain target populations have been proven successful, but the effectiveness of the program on the general population level has not yet been examined...
  23. ncbi request reprint Course typologies, treatment principles, and research concepts
    W Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Bergische Landstrasse 2, 40629 Düsseldorf, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 37:S90-7. 2004
    ..Finally, further research recommendations are given. Future research should elaborate on the neurobiological characteristics of course and outcome in methodologically adequate prospective interventional long-term studies...
  24. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological long-term treatment strategies in first episode schizophrenia--study design and preliminary results of an ongoing RCT within the German Research Network on Schizophrenia
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Rhineland State Clinics Düsseldorf, Bergische Landstrasse 2, 40629 Duesseldorf, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 254:129-40. 2004
    ..In conclusion, treatment in first episode schizophrenia is effective under both (further on blinded) neuroleptics; however these patients are at high risk for treatment drop-out. This emphasizes the need for a special support program...
  25. ncbi request reprint Facial expressivity in the course of schizophrenia and depression
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf Rheinische Kliniken Duesseldorf, Bergische Landstrasse 2, 40629 Duesseldorf, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 254:335-42. 2004
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Future classification of psychotic disorders
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 259:S213-8. 2009
    ..Given the rapid progress in these fields, regular updates of the classification criteria at shorter intervals than in the past may become necessary...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Long-term medication in schizophrenic psychoses]
    W Gaebel
    Psychiatrische Klinik, Heinrich Heine Universitat Dusseldorf
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 68:S26-31. 2000
    ..Treatment guidelines developed mainly by the scientific medical societies can help the practitioner in making the right decisions...
  28. doi request reprint Drug attitude as predictor for effectiveness in first-episode schizophrenia: Results of an open randomized trial (EUFEST)
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Rhineland State Clinics Düsseldorf, Germany
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 20:310-6. 2010
    ..DAI scores could also serve as an (differential) indicator for the need of enhanced treatment monitoring. These findings have to be validated in other (first-episode) samples...
  29. doi request reprint Mental health quality, outcome measurement, and improvement in Germany
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 22:636-42. 2009
    ..This review describes the most recent results of quality assurance programs from Germany as identified by a systematic literature search covering the time span 1 January 2008 until 1 June 2009...
  30. ncbi request reprint First vs multiple episode schizophrenia: two-year outcome of intermittent and maintenance medication strategies
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Bergische Landstr 2, 40629 Düsseldorf, Germany
    Schizophr Res 53:145-59. 2002
    ..In FE patients, prodrome-based intermittent intervention seems to be equivalent or even better with respect to compliance and dosage applied...
  31. pmc Integrative etiopathogenetic models of psychotic disorders: methods, evidence and concepts
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University, LVR Klinikum Düsseldorf, Bergische Landstrasse 2, D 40629 Düsseldorf, Germany
    Schizophr Bull 37:S5-12. 2011
    ....
  32. doi request reprint A critical analysis and discussion of the appropriateness of the schizophrenia consensus remission criteria in clinical pharmaceutical trials
    R Schennach-Wolff
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 43:245-51. 2010
    ..The aim of this paper is to apply the proposed consensus remission criteria to an acutely ill inpatient sample at admission and evaluate their adaptability in this patient population and pharmaceutical trials...
  33. doi request reprint Outcome of suicidal patients with schizophrenia: results from a naturalistic study
    R Schennach-Wolff
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 121:359-70. 2010
    ..Purpose was to assess suicidality before and at the time of admission in patients with schizophrenia and compare outcome differences...
  34. doi request reprint Response and remission of subjective well-being in patients suffering from schizophrenia spectrum disorders
    R Schennach-Wolff
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Nussbaumstrasse 7, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 26:284-92. 2011
    ..Purpose of this study was to assess subjective well-being in schizophrenia inpatients and to find variables predictive for response and remission of subjective well-being...
  35. doi request reprint Evaluating depressive symptoms and their impact on outcome in schizophrenia applying the Calgary Depression Scale
    R Schennach-Wolff
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 123:228-38. 2011
    ..To examine depressive symptoms, their course during treatment, and influence on outcome...
  36. doi request reprint Should early improvement be re-defined to better predict the maintenance of response in first-episode schizophrenia patients?
    R Schennach
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Gottingen, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 127:474-81. 2013
    ..To evaluate the predictive validity of early response in first-episode schizophrenia within a 1-year follow-up trial and to compare the resulting cutoff to the currently proposed early response definition (20% improvement by week 2)...
  37. doi request reprint Insight in schizophrenia-course and predictors during the acute treatment phase of patients suffering from a schizophrenia spectrum disorder
    R Schennach
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Nussbaumstraße 7, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 27:625-33. 2012
    ..To analyse insight of illness during the course of inpatient treatment, and to identify influencing factors and predictors of insight...
  38. doi request reprint Preventing progression to first-episode psychosis in early initial prodromal states
    A Bechdolf
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Cologne, Germany
    Br J Psychiatry 200:22-9. 2012
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Early improvement as a predictor of remission and response in schizophrenia: Results from a naturalistic study
    M Jager
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 24:501-6. 2009
    ..To examine the predictive validity of early improvement in a naturalistic sample of inpatients and to identify the criterion that best defines early improvement...
  40. doi request reprint The validity of self-rated psychotic symptoms in depressed inpatients
    F Seemüller
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Nussbaumstrasse 7, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 27:547-52. 2012
    ..Self-ratings of psychotic experiences might be biased by depressive symptoms...
  41. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiological correlates of the recognition of facial expressions of emotion as revealed by magnetoencephalography
    M Streit
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Dusseldorf, Germany
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 7:481-91. 1999
    ..These findings support the assumption that MEG is able to specifically identify the activation pattern of the brain when recognition of the emotional expression of a face is performed...
  42. doi request reprint Time course of antipsychotic treatment response in schizophrenia: results from a naturalistic study in 280 patients
    M Jager
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Nussbaumstr 7, D 80336 Munich, Germany
    Schizophr Res 118:183-8. 2010
    ..To describe the course of positive and negative symptoms during inpatient treatment and examine remission and response rates under routine clinical care conditions...
  43. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenics with small P300: a subgroup with a neurodevelopmental disturbance and a high risk for tardive dyskinesia?
    U Hegerl
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 91:120-5. 1995
    ..These findings indicate that schizophrenic patients with a reduced P3 have a higher risk of developing tardive dyskinesia and correspond clinically to a schizophrenic subgroup with a supposedly neurodevelopmental disturbance...
  44. ncbi request reprint Guideline adherence in medication management of psychotic disorders: an observational multisite hospital study
    S Weinmann
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany stefan weinmann de
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 112:18-25. 2005
    ..To evaluate guideline adherence in in-patient medication care of psychotic disorders...
  45. doi request reprint Comorbid substance abuse in first-episode schizophrenia: effects on cognition and psychopathology in the EUFEST study
    T Wobrock
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medical Centre, Georg August University, Gottingen, Germany
    Schizophr Res 147:132-9. 2013
    ..Most studies did only have small samples and did not focus exclusively on first-episode schizophrenia patients...
  46. doi request reprint Acute effects of treatment for prodromal symptoms for people putatively in a late initial prodromal state of psychosis
    S Ruhrmann
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of the University of Cologne, Kerpener Strasse 62, 50924 Cologne, Germany
    Br J Psychiatry Suppl 51:s88-95. 2007
    ..People in a putatively late prodromal state not only have an enhanced risk for psychosis but already suffer from mental and functional disturbances...
  47. ncbi request reprint Facial affect recognition in the course of schizophrenia
    W Wolwer
    Department of Psychiatry, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 246:165-70. 1996
    ..This suggests that deficits in facial affect recognition in schizophrenia reflect a trait-like, rather than a state-dependent, characteristic...
  48. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological correlates of emotional and structural face processing in humans
    M Streit
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Dusseldorf, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 278:13-6. 2000
    ..These data point to the assumption that decoding of facial expressions starts early in the brain and might be processed separately from basic stages of face perception...
  49. ncbi request reprint Out-patient behaviour therapy in alcoholism: impact of personality disorders and cognitive impairments
    W Wolwer
    Department of Psychiatry, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 103:30-7. 2001
    ..We investigated whether alcoholic patients with comorbid personality disorders and those with cognitive impairments would benefit in a different way from different behaviour therapy strategies...
  50. ncbi request reprint [Outpatient behavioural treatment in alcoholism: alcohol consumption and sociodemographic factors]
    W Burtscheidt
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Dusseldorf
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 69:526-31. 2001
    ..Statistically significant differences between the 2 behavioural therapy strategies could be established in neither respect...
  51. ncbi request reprint Public attitudes towards people with mental illness in six German cities: results of a public survey under special consideration of schizophrenia
    W Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University, Rheinische Kliniken Düsseldorf, Bergische Landstrasse 2, 40629 Duesseldorf, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 252:278-87. 2002
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint [Changes in the public's social distance toward individuals with schizophrenia in six German cities. Results of representative pre- and postinterventional telephone surveys from 2001 to 2004]
    A Baumann
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie der Heinrich Heine Universität, Rheinische Kliniken Düsseldorf, 40629 Düsseldorf
    Nervenarzt 78:787-8, 790-5. 2007
    ..So far only single interventions in specific target groups have been evaluated but not their effectiveness in the general population...
  53. doi request reprint Reduced subjective quality of life in persons at risk for psychosis
    S Ruhrmann
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 117:357-68. 2008
    ..Subjective quality of life (sQoL) and potentially contributing factors were investigated in individuals putatively in an early (EIPS) or late initial prodromal state (LIPS) and healthy controls (HC)...
  54. doi request reprint Improving outpatient treatment in schizophrenia: effects of computerized guideline implementation--results of a multicenter-study within the German research network on schizophrenia
    B Janssen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Bergische Landstrasse 2, 40629, Duesseldorf, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 260:51-7. 2010
    ..The findings suggest that decision-support systems, despite their limitations, can be used to enhance treatment outcome in schizophrenia outpatient care...
  55. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of factors influencing adherence to a continuous neuroleptic treatment program in schizophrenia patients during 2 years
    M Linden
    Department of Psychiatry, Freie Universitat Berlin, Germany
    Schizophr Bull 27:585-96. 2001
    ..Future research should focus more on context factors in the search for clinically meaningful explanations of patient dropout from treatment...
  56. doi request reprint Depression during an acute episode of schizophrenia or schizophreniform disorder and its impact on treatment response
    Markus Jager
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 158:297-305. 2008
    ..Therefore, the hypothesis that depressive symptoms are predictive of a favorable treatment response was not supported by the present study...
  57. ncbi request reprint Switching antipsychotics in inpatient schizophrenia care: predictors and outcomes
    Stefan Weinmann
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Duesseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:1099-105. 2004
    ..The primary aim was to assess factors associated with antipsychotic switching and to compare disease course with regard to mental state and social functioning...
  58. ncbi request reprint Interventions to reduce the stigma associated with severe mental illness: experiences from the open the doors program in Germany
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Bergische Landstrasse 2, 40629 Düsseldorf, Germany
    Can J Psychiatry 48:657-62. 2003
    ..Improved knowledge should in turn abolish prejudice and negative perceptions and facilitate the social reintegration of those suffering from mental illness...
  59. doi request reprint Defining and predicting functional outcome in schizophrenia and schizophrenia spectrum disorders
    Rebecca Schennach-Wolff
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Schizophr Res 113:210-7. 2009
    ..To assess criteria and to identify predictive factors for functional outcome. The criteria should cover all domains proposed by the Remission in Schizophrenia Working Group...
  60. ncbi request reprint [Attitude of the population to schizophrenic patients in 6 federal German large cities]
    W Gaebel
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Heinrich Heine Universitat Dusseldorf
    Nervenarzt 73:665-70. 2002
    ..Better public education about mental illnesses and the opportunity for closer contact to mentally ill persons were rated as important to improve the public acceptance of these individuals...
  61. ncbi request reprint [Antagonist-induced opiate detoxification. Report on clinical experience as well as on short and intermediate range course]
    C Boehle
    Psychiatrische Klinik, Heinrich Heine Universitat Dusseldorf
    Nervenarzt 71:745-50. 2000
    ..All patients relapsed after relatively short times and three out of five presented for a new detoxification treatment...
  62. pmc Quality assurance in psychiatry: quality indicators and guideline implementation
    T Wobrock
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Georg August University Gottingen, Von Siebold Strasse 5, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 259:S219-26. 2009
    ..Carefully used, the use of quality indicators and improved guideline adherence can address suboptimal clinical outcomes, reduce practice variations, and narrow the gap between optimal and routine care...
  63. ncbi request reprint Out-patient behaviour therapy in alcoholism: relapse rates after 6 months
    W Burtscheidt
    Department of Psychiatry, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 103:24-9. 2001
    ..Furthermore, they stress the importance of professional psychiatric and psychotherapeutic engagement in the field of addiction...
  64. doi request reprint Relationship between baseline severity of depression and antidepressant treatment outcome
    V Henkel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 44:27-32. 2011
    ..Using different tools to assess baseline severity may result in different outcomes...
  65. ncbi request reprint EEG-correlates of facial affect recognition and categorisation of blurred faces in schizophrenic patients and healthy volunteers
    M Streit
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Dusseldorf, Bergische Landstrasse 2, D 40629, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Schizophr Res 49:145-55. 2001
    ..These results provide a first clue to the neurophysiological basis of the widely reported facial affect recognition deficit in schizophrenic patients...
  66. ncbi request reprint Disturbed facial affect recognition in patients with schizophrenia associated with hypoactivity in distributed brain regions: a magnetoencephalographic study
    M Streit
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Dusseldorf, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 158:1429-36. 2001
    ....
  67. ncbi request reprint Facial-affect recognition and visual scanning behaviour in the course of schizophrenia
    M Streit
    Department of Psychiatry, Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf, Germany
    Schizophr Res 24:311-7. 1997
    ..Given their time stability, the disturbances might have a trait-like character...
  68. ncbi request reprint Residual symptoms and P300 in schizophrenic outpatients
    G Juckel
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University Munchen, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 65:23-32. 1996
    ..A reduced P300 amplitude may characterize a subgroup of schizophrenic patients with a disposition to cognitive disturbances and incomplete remissions...
  69. ncbi request reprint Orthostatic challenge during neuroleptic test dose: a possible predictor of short-term outcome
    H P Volz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Bonn, Germany
    Neuropsychobiology 30:94-100. 1994
    ..Results are discussed in relation to arousal theories and central dopaminergic activity in schizophrenia...
  70. doi request reprint Short-term treatment with risperidone or haloperidol in first-episode schizophrenia: 8-week results of a randomized controlled trial within the German Research Network on Schizophrenia
    Hans Jurgen Moller
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 11:985-97. 2008
    ..Risperidone has better extrapyramidal tolerability and treatment retention rate than the equivalent dose of haloperidol in these patients...
  71. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of factors influencing medication compliance in inpatient treatment of psychotic disorders
    Birgit Janssen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Bergische Landstr 2, 40629 Duesseldorf, Germany
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 187:229-36. 2006
    ..Short- and long-term compliance to prescribed antipsychotic drugs is of particular concern in regard to medication choice and treatment outcome in the care of psychotic disorders...
  72. ncbi request reprint Adherence to guidelines for treatment of depression in in-patients
    Frank Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Aachen RWTH, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Br J Psychiatry 187:462-9. 2005
    ..Adherence to treatment guidelines enhances treatment outcome. However, in clinical practice many patients with depression do not receive appropriate treatment...
  73. doi request reprint [Developmental process of DGPPN quality indicators]
    I Großimlinghaus
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, LVR Klinikum Düsseldorf, Medizinische Fakultat, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Bergische Landstr 2, 40629 Düsseldorf, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 84:350-65. 2013
    ..The German Association for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy (DGPPN) has developed trans-sectoral quality indicator sets for four mental disorders with high prevalence (alcohol dependence, dementia, depression and schizophrenia)...
  74. ncbi request reprint Subcortical correlates of craving in recently abstinent alcoholic patients
    F Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Bonn, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 158:1075-83. 2001
    ..This study investigated functional cerebral correlates of craving in alcoholic patients and examined the state/trait characteristics of the regional cerebral network implicated in craving...
  75. doi request reprint The tolerability of rTMS treatment in schizophrenia with respect to cognitive function
    M Mittrach
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 43:110-7. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess tolerability and safety of high-frequency rTMS with regard to cognitive performance when conducted as "add-on" treatment in chronic schizophrenia in-patients (n=32)...
  76. doi request reprint Quality of life and subjective well-being in schizophrenia and schizophrenia spectrum disorders: valid predictors of symptomatic response and remission?
    Rebecca Schennach-Wolff
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    World J Biol Psychiatry 11:729-38. 2010
    ..To examine quality of life and subjective well-being as predictors of symptomatic treatment outcome...
  77. ncbi request reprint Stability of emotional dysfunctions? A long-term fMRI study in first-episode schizophrenia
    Martina Reske
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 41:918-27. 2007
    ..This study aimed at determining changes of mood-related neural correlates under standardized pharmacological therapy in first-episode schizophrenia...
  78. ncbi request reprint Prediction of symptom remission in schizophrenia during inpatient treatment
    Markus Jager
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    World J Biol Psychiatry 10:426-34. 2009
    ..The present study applied the symptom-severity component of these criteria to a sample of inpatients in order to determine the rates of remission during inpatient treatment and to explore predictors of remission...
  79. ncbi request reprint Remediation of impairments in facial affect recognition in schizophrenia: efficacy and specificity of a new training program
    Wolfgang Wolwer
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Duesseldorf, Rhineland State Clinics, Bergische Landstrasse 2, D 40629 Duesseldorf, Germany
    Schizophr Res 80:295-303. 2005
    ..The present study investigates the efficacy and specificity of a new training program for the remediation of such impairments...
  80. ncbi request reprint Dopamine D2 receptor binding before and after treatment of major depression measured by [123I]IBZM SPECT
    A Klimke
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Dusseldorf, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 90:91-101. 1999
    ..IBZM binding increased in treatment responders and decreased in non-responders. In accordance with animal studies, the results suggest an association between changes in the dopaminergic system and treatment response in major depression...
  81. doi request reprint An early improvement threshold to predict response and remission in first-episode schizophrenia
    Rebecca Schennach-Wolff
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Nussbaumstrasse 7, Muenchen 80336, Germany
    Br J Psychiatry 196:460-6. 2010
    ..Early improvement with treatment is thought to be important in patients with first-episode schizophrenia, yet a valid definition is still outstanding...
  82. doi request reprint Functional serotonin 1A receptor variant influences treatment response to atypical antipsychotics in schizophrenia
    Rainald Mossner
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 19:91-4. 2009
    ..003). The functional variant of the 5-HT1A receptor thus influences the response of schizophrenia patients to atypical antipsychotics and may be useful in the future to predict the pharmacogenetics of negative symptoms...
  83. pmc Internal capsule size associated with outcome in first-episode schizophrenia
    Thomas Wobrock
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Georg August University Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 259:278-83. 2009
    ..In conclusion, reduced maximal area of ALIC, which can be interpreted as a disturbance of fronto-thalamic connectivity, is associated with poor outcome during the 1 year course of first-episode schizophrenia...
  84. ncbi request reprint Improving quality of care for depression: the German Action Programme for the implementation of evidence-based guidelines
    Martin Härter
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Int J Qual Health Care 18:113-9. 2006
    ..Throughout the 1990s, educational initiatives were started for implementing guidelines. Evidence-based guidelines on depression have been formulated in many countries...
  85. pmc Psychopathological characteristics and treatment response of first episode compared with multiple episode schizophrenic disorders
    Markus Jager
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Nussbaumstr 7, D 80336 Munich, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 257:47-53. 2007
    ..The aim was to investigate the hypothesis that patients with first episode schizophrenic disorders have a more favorable treatment response than those with multiple episodes...
  86. doi request reprint Assessing the opinions and experiences of German-speaking psychiatrists regarding necessary changes for the 11th revision of the mental disorders chapter of the International Classification of Disorders (ICD-11)
    J Zielasek
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University, LVR Klinikum Düsseldorf, Bergische Landstrasse 2, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 25:437-42. 2010
    ..Information about clinicians' experiences should be combined with scientific evidence for the revision process of ICD-11...
  87. ncbi request reprint Etiopathogenetic mechanisms in long-term course of schizophrenia
    P Falkai
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of the Saarland, 66421 Homburg Saar, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 37:S136-40. 2004
    ..The attempt is made to connect prefrontal grey matter loss with post-mortem findings of reduced neuropil but preserved cytoarchitecture leading to recently described candidate genes and their function...
  88. doi request reprint Standardized remission criteria in schizophrenia: descriptive validity and comparability with previously used outcome measures
    M Jager
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 41:190-5. 2008
    ..Standardized consensus criteria for remission in schizophrenia were recently proposed. As yet, the validity of these criteria and their comparability with previously used outcome measures are unclear...
  89. ncbi request reprint [Behavioral therapeutic methods in ambulatory treatment of alcoholism. Early results of an experimental study]
    W Burtscheidt
    Rheinische Kliniken, Psychiatrische Klinik der Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 67:274-80. 1999
    ....
  90. doi request reprint A coding variant of the novel serotonin receptor subunit 5-HT3E influences sustained attention in schizophrenia patients
    Leonhard Lennertz
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 20:414-20. 2010
    ..This study provides additional evidence for a role of the serotonergic system and the 5-HT3 receptor in schizophrenia...
  91. ncbi request reprint [The image of people with mental illness in movies: effects on beliefs, attitudes and social distance, considering as example the movie "The white noise"]
    Anja Baumann
    Klinik und Poliklink für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie der Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf
    Psychiatr Prax 30:372-8. 2003
    ..To examine the impact of the movie "The White Noise" on the audience's beliefs and attitudes towards schizophrenia...
  92. doi request reprint Effects of 10 Hz repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) on clinical global impression in chronic schizophrenia
    Joachim Cordes
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf, Bergische Landstr 2, D 40629 Düsseldorf, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 177:32-6. 2010
    ..However, in our study this beneficial effect was restricted to subjects with pronounced negative symptoms...
  93. ncbi request reprint [Subjectively-perceived inappropriate treatment of depressed patients in general and psychiatric practice]
    Frank Schneider
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitat Dusseldorf, Rheinische Kliniken Düsseldorf
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 97:57-66. 2003
    ..The results indicate a considerable need for guideline training and improvement of networking and co-operation between GPs and specialists as well as between inpatient and outpatient settings...
  94. doi request reprint Prevention of rehospitalization in schizophrenia: results of an integrated care project in Germany
    Christian Schmidt-Kraepelin
    LVR Klinikum Düsseldorf, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Bergische Landstrasse 2, 40629 Düsseldorf, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 259:S205-12. 2009
    ..The model project described is an important step to gain evidence and experience with integrated care for patients with schizophrenia...
  95. ncbi request reprint [Cost optimization of the outpatient management of depression]
    Ralph Menke
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, der Universität, Rheinische Kliniken Düsseldorf
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 97:74-9. 2003
    ..This includes focussing on target areas typical of depression as well as improving outcome by controlling process elements during treatment...
  96. ncbi request reprint German research network on schizophrenia-bridging the gap between research and care
    Wolfgang Wolwer
    German Research Network on Schizophrenia, Department of Psychiatry, Heinrich Heine University, Bergische Landstrasse 2, 12 05 10, 40605 Düsseldorf, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 253:321-9. 2003
    ..The network is mainly funded by the German Ministry for Research spanning a period of 5 years...
  97. ncbi request reprint [Cannabinoids in multiple sclerosis. Opportunity or hazard?]
    Oliver Neuhaus
    Neurologische Klinik, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Dusseldorf
    Nervenarzt 75:1022-6. 2004
    ..In this review, the results of the CAMS study are discussed in the context of previous trials, the putative mechanism of action of cannabinoids and their adverse event profile...
  98. pmc The German Research Network on Schizophrenia--impact on the management of schizophrenia
    Wolfgang Wolwer
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Postbox 12 05 10, D 40605 Düsseldorf, Germany
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 8:115-21. 2006
    ....
  99. ncbi request reprint Trait characteristic of impaired visuomotor integration during Trail-Making Test B performance in schizophrenia
    Wolfgang Wolwer
    Department of Psychiatry, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Neuropsychobiology 48:59-67. 2003
    ..Thus, the abnormalities in the process of TMT-B performance proved to be reliable and stable trait characteristics in schizophrenia...
  100. ncbi request reprint Impaired visuomotor integration in acute schizophrenia
    Wolfgang Wolwer
    Department of Psychiatry Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Bergische Landstrasse 2, P O Box 12 05 10, 40605 Düsseldorf, Germany
    World J Biol Psychiatry 4:124-8. 2003
    ....
  101. doi request reprint Attitude towards adherence in patients with schizophrenia at discharge
    Rebecca Schennach-Wolff
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Nussbaumstr 7, 80336 Munich, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 43:1294-301. 2009
    ....