Michael Linden

Summary

Affiliation: Humboldt University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Frequency and effects of psychosocial interventions additional to olanzapine treatment in routine care of schizophrenic patients
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charité University Hospital Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:373-9. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Improvement of patient compliance after switching from conventional neuroleptics to the atypical neuroleptic amisulpride
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité, University Medicine Berlin and the Rehabilitation Centre Seehof, Teltow Berlin, Germany
    J Psychopharmacol 20:815-23. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Why do physicians switch from one antipsychotic agent to another? The "physician drug stereotype"
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité, University Medicine Berlin, Germany
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 26:225-31. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The differentiation between 'lack of insight' and 'dysfunctional health beliefs' in schizophrenia
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité, University Medicine Berlin and the Rehabilitation Centre Seehof, Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Psychopathology 40:236-41. 2007
  5. doi request reprint How to define, find and classify side effects in psychotherapy: from unwanted events to adverse treatment reactions
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Clin Psychol Psychother 20:286-96. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint The best next drug in the course of generalized anxiety disorders: the "PN-GAD-algorithm"
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite University Medicine, Berlin, Germany
    Int J Psychiatry Clin Pract 17:78-89. 2013
  7. doi request reprint What do psychiatrists talk about with their depressed patients parallel to prescribing an antidepressant?
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite University Medicine, Berlin
    Int J Psychiatry Clin Pract 15:35-41. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Standardized diagnostic interviews, criteria, and algorithms for mental disorders: garbage in, garbage out
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité University Medicine, Berlin, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 262:535-44. 2012
  9. pmc Early reduction in painful physical symptoms is associated with improvements in long-term depression outcomes in patients treated with duloxetine
    Edith Schneider
    Lilly Deutschland GmbH, Medical Department, Bad Homburg, Germany
    BMC Psychiatry 11:150. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint [The ecologic milieu in inpatient treatment]
    Michael Linden
    Forschungsgruppe Psychosomatische Rehabilitation an der Charité und dem Rehabilitationszentrum Seehof der Deutschen Rentenversicherung, Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 56:390-6. 2006

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Publications77

  1. doi request reprint Frequency and effects of psychosocial interventions additional to olanzapine treatment in routine care of schizophrenic patients
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charité University Hospital Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:373-9. 2008
    ..There is a lack of data on the utilization and effects of psychosocial interventions additional to neuroleptic treatment in routine care of schizophrenic patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Improvement of patient compliance after switching from conventional neuroleptics to the atypical neuroleptic amisulpride
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité, University Medicine Berlin and the Rehabilitation Centre Seehof, Teltow Berlin, Germany
    J Psychopharmacol 20:815-23. 2006
    ..Switching noncompliant patients from conventional to atypical neuroleptics like amisulpride can improve patient compliance and psychopathology under conditions of routine treatment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Why do physicians switch from one antipsychotic agent to another? The "physician drug stereotype"
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité, University Medicine Berlin, Germany
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 26:225-31. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint The differentiation between 'lack of insight' and 'dysfunctional health beliefs' in schizophrenia
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité, University Medicine Berlin and the Rehabilitation Centre Seehof, Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Psychopathology 40:236-41. 2007
    ..Health beliefs' are psychological explanations of one's own health status and are held by all individuals. The question is how they relate to each other...
  5. doi request reprint How to define, find and classify side effects in psychotherapy: from unwanted events to adverse treatment reactions
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Clin Psychol Psychother 20:286-96. 2013
    ..This paper proposes a model for the definition, classification and assessment of psychotherapy side effects...
  6. ncbi request reprint The best next drug in the course of generalized anxiety disorders: the "PN-GAD-algorithm"
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite University Medicine, Berlin, Germany
    Int J Psychiatry Clin Pract 17:78-89. 2013
    ..An algorithm which can help to use pretreatment information for drug selection is the "Pretreatment - Next Treatment (PN) - Algorithm". This article introduces an PN-algorithm for GAD...
  7. doi request reprint What do psychiatrists talk about with their depressed patients parallel to prescribing an antidepressant?
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite University Medicine, Berlin
    Int J Psychiatry Clin Pract 15:35-41. 2011
    ..There is a lack of data available on the content of psychiatrist-patient interactions additional to prescribing an antidepressant...
  8. ncbi request reprint Standardized diagnostic interviews, criteria, and algorithms for mental disorders: garbage in, garbage out
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité University Medicine, Berlin, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 262:535-44. 2012
    ..This is an even greater problem if there is any somatic comorbidity. In the revision of ICD and DSM, a glossary of psychopathological terms and guidelines for the training of clinicians should be included...
  9. pmc Early reduction in painful physical symptoms is associated with improvements in long-term depression outcomes in patients treated with duloxetine
    Edith Schneider
    Lilly Deutschland GmbH, Medical Department, Bad Homburg, Germany
    BMC Psychiatry 11:150. 2011
    ..To investigate the association of the change of painful physical symptoms (PPS) after 4 weeks, with the 6-month treatment outcomes of depressive symptoms in patients treated with duloxetine in clinical practice...
  10. ncbi request reprint [The ecologic milieu in inpatient treatment]
    Michael Linden
    Forschungsgruppe Psychosomatische Rehabilitation an der Charité und dem Rehabilitationszentrum Seehof der Deutschen Rentenversicherung, Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 56:390-6. 2006
    ..The paper gives a literature review on ecological aspects of the therapeutic milieu. Furthermore, a questionnaire is introduced operationalizing and measuring the quality of ecological milieus...
  11. ncbi request reprint Minimal emotional dysfunctions (MED) in personality disorders
    M Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité, University Medicine Berlin and the Department of Behavioral Medicine at the Rehabilitation Center Seehof, Lichterfelder Allee 55, Teltow 14513, Berlin, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 21:325-32. 2006
    ..It can guide new developments in pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy. It is suggested to focus on MED in future developments of the description and classification of personality disorders...
  12. ncbi request reprint Anxiety disorders and workplace-related anxieties
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Germany
    J Anxiety Disord 21:467-74. 2007
    ..Workplace-related anxieties are often connected with sick leave. There are no established instruments which allow to assess this phenomenologically heterogeneous group of disorders...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Workplace related anxiety and phobia]
    M Linden
    Forschungsgruppe Psychosomatische Rehabilitation an der Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin und der, Rehabilitationsklinik Seehof der Deutschen Rentenversicherung Bund, Lichterfelder Allee 55, 14513 Teltow Berlin
    Nervenarzt 78:39-44. 2007
    ..It makes special therapeutic intervention necessary. This paper describes the phenomenon of workplace related anxieties and phobia and provides a conceptual framework for their understanding...
  14. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic embitterment disorder in comparison to other mental disorders
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom 77:50-6. 2008
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Do differences in atypical antipsychotics matter in routine practice? Medication switch from olanzapine and risperidone to amisulpride
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite, University Hospital Benjamin Franklin, Germany
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 22:175-8. 2007
    ..5%). In conclusion, this study confirms that physicians do not consider 'atypical antipsychotics' as one homogeneous class of drugs but make differences that reflect the specific pharmacological profiles of the respective drugs...
  16. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled clinical trial comparing "guideline exposed" and "guideline naive" physicians in respect to dosage selection and treatment outcome with doxepin in depressive disorders
    M Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité, University Medical School, Berlin, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 40:77-81. 2007
    ..Can prescribing of insufficient dosages and outcome of treatment with antidepressants in routine care be improved by guidelines?..
  17. ncbi request reprint Non-pharmacological treatment of psychiatrists in addition to the prescribing of an antidepressant drug
    M Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité, University Medicine Berlin, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 22:419-26. 2007
    ..It is unknown which role psychiatrists in routine care give to such verbal therapies...
  18. ncbi request reprint Self medication with St. John's wort in depressive disorders: an observational study in community pharmacies
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité University Medicine Berlin, Germany
    J Affect Disord 107:205-10. 2008
    ..g. with St. John's wort (SJW), instead of seeking professional help. The purpose of this study is to examine patients who buy SJW for the treatment of depression...
  19. doi request reprint [Minimal emotional dysfunction and first impression formation in personality disorders]
    M Linden
    Forschungsgruppe Psychosomatische Rehabilitation an der Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin und Abteilung für Verhaltenstherapie und Psychosomatik am Reha Zentrum Seehof der Deutschen Rentenversicherung Bund, Teltow Berlin, Lichterfelder Allee 55, Teltow, Germany
    Nervenarzt 82:25-36. 2011
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Occupational functioning, sickness absence and medication utilization before and after cognitive-behaviour therapy for generalized anxiety disorders
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite University Medicine, Berlin and Department of Behavioural Medicine, Rehabilitation Centre Seehof, Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Clin Psychol Psychother 18:218-24. 2011
    ..The question is whether it is also efficient, i.e., whether there are also enduring effects with respect to improving utilization of medication and psychotherapy, or occupational functioning and sick leave after the end of treatment...
  21. ncbi request reprint Relationship between work-related attitudes, performance and capacities according to the ICF in patients with mental disorders
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité University Medicine Berlin, Department of Behavioral Medicine, Rehabilitation Centre Seehof, Lichterfelder Allee 55, Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Psychopathology 43:262-7. 2010
    ..Motivational and volitional deficits are intervening factors. The question is to what degree work performance (i.e. participation), motivational factors, and the inability to perform activities (i.e. dysfunctions) interact...
  22. doi request reprint Prescribing a sedative antidepressant for patients at work or on sick leave under conditions of routine care
    M Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 43:1-6. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to analyze whether physicians prescribe sedative antidepressants differently for patients at work vs. those on sick leave...
  23. ncbi request reprint Profiles of recreational activities of daily living (RADL) in patients with mental disorders
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité University Medicine Berlin and the Rehabilitation Center Seehof, Lichterfelder Allee 55, 14513 Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Psychiatr Danub 21:490-6. 2009
    ..While ADL and IADL have gained much attention in dementia, the elderly, or severe somatic illnesses, there is a lack of research on RADL, which are important in depression, anxiety, or other neurotic disorders...
  24. doi request reprint The Post-Traumatic Embitterment Disorder Self-Rating Scale (PTED Scale)
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charité University Medicine Berlin and the Rehabilitation Centre Seehof, Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Clin Psychol Psychother 16:139-47. 2009
    ..Furthermore, results demonstrate that reactive embitterment in connection to a negative life event is a prevalent phenomenon among clinical and non-clinical populations...
  25. pmc Contents of general practitioner-patient consultations in the treatment of depression
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Teltow Berlin, Germany
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1567-70. 2008
    ..Counseling of patients is an indispensable part of any drug treatment and even more so in the treatment of depression...
  26. doi request reprint Impact of the WHO depression guideline on patient care by psychiatrists: a randomized controlled trial
    Michel Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité, University Medicine Berlin and the Rehabilitation Centre Seehof, Lichterfelder Allee 55, 14513 Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 23:403-8. 2008
    ..In contrast, medical guidelines are intervention tools that aim to improve physician behaviour and patient outcome. They can have positive effects, but they can also have negative effects. Their effects must be tested by research...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Work disability from mental disorders]
    M Linden
    Forschungsgruppe Psychosomatische Rehabilitation an der Charité und dem Rehabilitationszentrum Seehof, Teltow Berlin
    Nervenarzt 76:1421-30; quiz 1431. 2005
    ..In 75% of cases, physicians have been found to grant sick leave incorrectly. It must be kept in mind that not illness per se but only disorders of participation justify sick leave...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Residential rehabilitation]
    M Linden
    Abteilung Verhaltenstherapie und Psychosomatik, Rehabilitationsklinik Seehof der Bfa, 14513 Teltow Berlin
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 44:82-9. 2005
    ..The social network of the patient can easier be taken into account in treatment planning. Patients can be supported when going back to work. Contact with self-help groups can be arranged while the patient is still in treatment...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Guidelines and the psychology of medical decision making in the treatment of depressive disorders]
    M Linden
    Forschungsgruppe Psychosomatische Rehabilitation am Campus Benjamin Franklin der Charité und an der Rehabilitationsklinik Seehof der BfA, Teltow Berlin
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 73:249-58. 2005
    ..Only such guidelines should be called evidence based for which positive effects have been empirically demonstrated...
  30. doi request reprint The relationship between job-anxiety and trait-anxiety--a differential diagnostic investigation with the Job-Anxiety-Scale and the State-Trait-Anxiety-Inventory
    Beate Muschalla
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Rehabilitation Center Seehof, Lichterfelder Allee 55, 14513 Teltow Berlin, Germany
    J Anxiety Disord 24:366-71. 2010
    ..It can be concluded that job-anxiety is related to but not identical with trait-anxiety. Job-anxiety is important to understand sick leave and appears as a multidimensional and clinically important phenomenon...
  31. ncbi request reprint Heart-related anxieties in relation to general anxiety and severity of illness in cardiology patients
    Beate Muschalla
    a Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite University Medicine, Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Health Med 19:83-92. 2014
    ..Although partially dependent on subjective suffering, it cannot be explained by the severity of medical illness. Treatment of health-related anxieties should focus on how to cope with subjective symptoms of illness. ..
  32. ncbi request reprint [Epidemology and treatment of depressive disorders]
    Michael Linden
    Forschungsgruppe Psychosomatische Rehabilitation an der Charité, Universitätsklinik Benjamin Franklin und der Rehabilitationsklinik Seehof der BfA, Lichterfelder Allee 55, D 14513 Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Z Psychosom Med Psychother 49:333-45. 2003
    ..Due to the large number of depressed patients, general practitioners are the primary therapists. Referral to psychiatrists or psychotherapists is indicated in cases of chronic and complicated courses...
  33. doi request reprint Specific job anxiety in comparison to general psychosomatic symptoms at admission, discharge and six months after psychosomatic inpatient treatment
    Beate Muschalla
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité University Medicine Berlin and Department of Behavioral and Psychosomatic Medicine at the Rehabilitation Center Seehof, Teltow, Germany
    Psychopathology 45:167-73. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the development of sick leave in dependence on general psychosomatic complaints and job anxiety from admission to a psychosomatic inpatient treatment until 6 months after discharge...
  34. ncbi request reprint Mental disorders in primary care
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite, Department of Behavioral Medicine, Rehabilitation Centre Seehof, Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Adv Psychosom Med 26:52-65. 2004
  35. doi request reprint Perceived job-anxiety and general psychosomatic symptom load and perceived social support - Is there a relationship?
    Beate Muschalla
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Germany
    Work 37:29-39. 2010
    ..Job-related distress has often been found to be related with low social support at work. The question is whether dimensions of social support outside work have a similar relation with job-anxiety or whether they are independent...
  36. ncbi request reprint The psychopathology of posttraumatic embitterment disorders
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite, University Medicine and the Department of Behavioral and Psychosomatic Medicine, BfA Rehabilitation Center Seehof, Teltow, Berlin, Germany
    Psychopathology 40:159-65. 2007
    ..The predominant emotion in PTED is embitterment. This study presents first data on the psychopathological profile of PTED...
  37. doi request reprint The role of the "International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health, ICF" in the description and classification of mental disorders
    Stefanie Baron
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Rehabilitation Centre Seehof, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Lichterfelder Allee 55, Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 258:81-5. 2008
    ..In summary, ICD and ICF as members of the family of WHO classification systems can together provide a common language for the description of health, illness and treatment goals...
  38. doi request reprint Different workplace-related strains and different workplace-related anxieties in different professions
    Beate Muschalla
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité University Medicine, Berlin, Germany
    J Occup Environ Med 55:978-82. 2013
    ..The question is whether in different professional settings different facets of workplace-related anxieties are predominant...
  39. ncbi request reprint Workplace phobia--a first explorative study on its relation to established anxiety disorders, sick leave, and work-directed treatment
    Beate Muschalla
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Rehabilitation Center Seehof, Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Psychol Health Med 14:591-605. 2009
    ..It has an own clinical value due to its specific consequences for work participation. Workplace phobia requires special therapeutic attention and treatment instead of purely 'sick leave' certification...
  40. doi request reprint Limitation of pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokine analysis to discriminate biological stress effects in patients suffering from chronic psychological distress
    Christian Andreas Bruenahl
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at Charité University Medicine Berlin and Rehabilitation Centre Seehof, Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Nord J Psychiatry 67:191-6. 2013
    ..Due to the complexity of the two systems involved, the mental and immune status, a large number of questions still remains to be addressed...
  41. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and appropriateness of psychotropic drug use in old age: results from the Berlin Aging Study (BASE)
    Michael Linden
    Charite University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
    Int Psychogeriatr 16:461-80. 2004
    ..The aim of this epidemiological study is to examine the prevalence and correlates of psychotropic drug use in the very old and to evaluate the appropriateness of psychotropic drug use in very old age...
  42. doi request reprint Participation restrictions at work indicate participation restrictions in other domains of life
    Beate Muschalla
    Psychosomatic Rehabilitation Research Group at Charité University Medicine Berlin and Seehof Rehabilitation Centre, Teltow, Berlin
    Psychol Health Med 17:95-104. 2012
    ..For patients who complain about their capacity to work, diagnosis and treatment must not only focus on the work domain, but also enquire into and consider participation restrictions in other domains of life...
  43. doi request reprint The role of the social network in psychosomatic day care and inpatient care
    Anna Marie Lischka
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité, University Hospital of Berlin and the Rehabilitation Clinic Seehof, German Federal Pension Fund, Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 55:548-56. 2009
    ..This is of interest as in inpatient treatment patients are taken out of their social network completely, while in day care they are left in their natural environment...
  44. ncbi request reprint Dosage finding and outcome in the treatment of schizophrenic inpatients with amisulpride. Results of a drug utilization observation study
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite, University Hospital Benjamin Franklin, Germany
    Hum Psychopharmacol 19:111-9. 2004
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic embitterment disorder
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Free University of Berlin and Department of Behavioral and Psychosomatic Medicine, BfA Rehabilitation Center Teltow Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom 72:195-202. 2003
    ..Adjustment and reactive disorders are a heterogeneous group of mental disorders. Diagnostic criteria are vague and scientific research is limited despite the fact that these disorders play a major role in clinical practice...
  46. ncbi request reprint Correlates of low-dosage treatment with antidepressants by psychiatrists and general practitioners
    Kerstin Schotte
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité, University Medicine Berlin, and the Rehabilitations Centre Sehof, Telto Berlin, Germany
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 16:675-80. 2007
    ..There is a little understanding of why physicians do not follow dosage recommendations and what factors influence medical decision-making...
  47. ncbi request reprint Nerve growth factor serum concentrations rise after successful cognitive-behavioural therapy of generalized anxiety disorder
    Maria C Jockers-Scherübl
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Eschenallee 3, 14050 Berlin, Germany
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 31:200-4. 2007
    ..There were 3 patients with a HAM-A decrease of less than 15%. In those patients NGF rose only marginally. Hence, the increase in serum NGF seems to indicate good treatment response...
  48. ncbi request reprint Common laboratory measures of global health may not be suited to assess, discriminate or predict chronic stress effects on biological systems
    Christian Andreas Bruenahl
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité University Medicine Berlin and the Rehabilitation Centre Seehof, Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Nord J Psychiatry 65:266-8. 2011
    ..Yet, the clinical significance of these findings is still unclear. Patients with prolonged stress should show more signs and symptoms of related illnesses...
  49. ncbi request reprint [The impact of guidelines, standards and economic restrictions on clinical decision-making processes]
    Michael Linden
    Forschungsgruppe Psychosomatische Rehabilitation am Campus Benjamin Franklin der Charité und an der Rehabilitationsklinik Seehof der BfA, Teltow Berlin
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 98:200-5; discussion 206, 213-5. 2004
    ..Guidelines should only be regarded as evidence-based if their positive effects have been empirically demonstrated...
  50. ncbi request reprint Dosage finding and outcome of venlafaxine treatment in psychiatric outpatients and inpatients: results of a drug utilization observation study
    M Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, UKBF, Free University of Berlin, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 36:197-205. 2003
    ..This allows treatment to be tailored towards the needs of individual patients through differential dosing. It is unknown, however, how physicians use this unique feature in prescribing venlafaxine in routine treatment...
  51. ncbi request reprint Pathways to care and psychological problems of general practice patients in a "gate keeper" and an "open access" health care system: a comparison of Germany and the Netherlands
    M Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite, Univ Hospital Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:690-7. 2003
    ..The differences between health care systems in which general practitioners serve as gate keepers in comparison to systems in which patients are free to contact every physician and specialist they like are a question of high interest...
  52. ncbi request reprint [The "Mini-ICF-Rating for Mental Disorders (Mini-ICF-P)". A short instrument for the assessment of disabilities in mental disorders]
    M Linden
    Forschungsgruppe Psychosomatische Rehabilitation an der Charité und der Rehabilitationsklinik Seehof der BfA, Lichterfelder Allee 55, 14513 Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 44:144-51. 2005
    ..Parallel-test reliability was r = 0.59. Correlates were found with cognitive and motivational variables and duration of sick leave from work. In summary, the Mini-ICF-P is a quick and practicable instrument...
  53. ncbi request reprint Workplace Phobia, Workplace Problems, and Work Ability among Primary Care Patients with Chronic Mental Disorders
    Beate Muschalla
    From the Department of Work and Organizational Psychology, University of Potsdam, Germany BM Psychosomatic Rehabilitation Research Group, Charité University of Medicine, Berlin, Germany BM, ML and the Department of Behavioral Medicine, Rehabilitation Center Seehof, Teltow, Germany ML
    J Am Board Fam Med 27:486-94. 2014
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Reduction of sickness absence by an occupational health care management program focusing on self-efficacy and self-management
    Michael Linden
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany Rehabilitation Center Seehof, Teltow, Berlin, Germany
    Work 47:485-9. 2014
    ..This includes better coping abilities, work-related self-efficacy and self-management which are important abilities that should be trained within OHMPs...
  55. ncbi request reprint Psychotropic drug presentation in medical and lay press journals
    C Correll
    Research Group Psychosomatic Rehabilitation Charité, University Hospital Benjamin Franklin, Hindenburgdamm 30, 12209 Berlin, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 38:161-5. 2005
    ..Media coverage of psychotropic medications affects public views and patients' and therapists' compliance. This study is aimed to identify characteristics of and differences between medical and lay press presentations of psychotropic drugs...
  56. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairment in depressed outpatients as measured with the Dementia Checklist: a simple method for primary care and in field research
    M Linden
    Outpatient Research Group, Department of Psychiatry, Free University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 11:19-26. 2002
    ..6; p < or = 0.001) indicate external validity of the dementia checklist and 5.7% of the outpatients were rated as demented. The Dementia Checklist provides a very economical and easy-to-use assessment of cognitive decline...
  57. ncbi request reprint Determinants of the quality of life (QoL) in patients with an implantable cardioverter/defibrillator (ICD)
    F Godemann
    Department of Psychiatry, Benjamin Franklin Hospital, Free University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Qual Life Res 13:411-6. 2004
    ..Other important outcome criteria are treatment side effects especially the quality of life (QoL). Knowledge of the variables that influence QoL is important for therapy decisions in ICD patients...
  58. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in routine treatment of depressed outpatients with the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor sertraline
    Cornelia Thiels
    Department of Social Sciences, University of Applied Sciences, Bielefeld, Germany
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 20:1-7. 2005
    ..5 versus 46.5 mg/day) with no difference in the rate of psychoactive concomitant medication (6.76% versus 6.80%). There was no difference in side-effects, treatment termination or treatment response...
  59. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness and feasibility of a standardized stepwise drug treatment regimen algorithm for inpatients with depressive disorders: results of a 2-year observational algorithm study
    Mazda Adli
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Universitatsklinikum Charite, Humboldt Universitat zu Berlin, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:782-90. 2002
    ..We are reporting on the first of 3 subsequent study phases evaluating effectiveness and feasibility of the SSTR in a naturalistic clinical setting...
  60. ncbi request reprint [General practice psychotherapy for depression]
    Michael Linden
    Charité Berlin und Abt für Verhaltenstherapie und Psychosomatikam Rehazentrum Seehof der Deutschen Rentenversicherung Bund, Teltow
    MMW Fortschr Med 150:27-30. 2008
  61. ncbi request reprint Treatment of panic disorder with agoraphobia in an anxiety disorders clinic: factors influencing psychiatrists' treatment choices
    Vladan Starcevic
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Nepean Hospital and University of Sydney, P O Box 63, Penrith, NSW 2751, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 125:41-52. 2004
    ..These choices appear rational and resulted in substantial clinical improvement at the end of intensive treatment in the clinic...
  62. ncbi request reprint The importance of psychosocial factors, gender, and severity of depression in distinguishing between adjustment and depressive disorders
    Sven Barnow
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy of the Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    J Affect Disord 72:71-8. 2002
    ..This study evaluated the severity of depressive symptomatology as it relates to: (a) sociodemographic factors and (b) the occurrence and type of acute and chronic psychosocial triggers or life events before admission...
  63. ncbi request reprint Panic disorders and agoraphobia: side effects of treatment with an implantable cardioverter/defibrillator
    Frank Godemann
    Department of Psychiatry of the Charité, Free University of Berlin, Germany
    Clin Cardiol 27:321-6. 2004
    ..This study evaluated the frequency of panic disorders and agoraphobia in patients with ICD and assessed the risk factors in their development...
  64. ncbi request reprint Evidence for disturbed cortical signal processing and altered serotonergic neurotransmission in generalized anxiety disorder
    Daniel Senkowski
    Max Planck Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Leipzig, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 53:304-14. 2003
    ..Because a special aspect of AEP, the loudness dependence of the N1/P2-component (LD), has been related to central serotonergic activity, the LD may be useful for investigating serotonergic dysfunctions in GAD...
  65. ncbi request reprint A prospective study on the course of anxiety after vestibular neuronitis
    Frank Godemann
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Charite Hospital, Humboldt University at Berlin, Germany
    J Psychosom Res 56:351-4. 2004
    ..Critical life events trigger intense emotions. Anxiety is one of the most frequent of these emotions. It is unclear which factors determine the intensity and course of anxiety after a critical life event...
  66. ncbi request reprint [Illness is easier to tolerate the healthier one is. Have you mastered the art of salutary medicine?]
    Michael Linden
    MMW Fortschr Med 147:33. 2005
  67. ncbi request reprint Influence of age of patients who wish to die on treatment decisions by physicians and nurses
    Sven Barnow
    Department of Psychiatry, Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald, Germany
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:258-64. 2004
    ..The authors asked to what extent the age of a patient influences treatment decisions of physicians and nurses...
  68. ncbi request reprint Electroencephalographic biofeedback in the treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Vincent J Monastra
    FPI Attention Disorders Clinic, Endicott, New York 13760, USA
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 30:95-114. 2005
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  69. ncbi request reprint Race modifies the association between breast carcinoma pathologic prognostic indicators and the positive status for HER-2/neu
    Azadeh T Stark
    Josephine Ford Cancer Center and Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Cancer 104:2189-96. 2005
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  70. ncbi request reprint [Physicians should note criticize other physicians!]
    Michael Linden
    MMW Fortschr Med 149:7. 2007
  71. ncbi request reprint Partial response and nonresponse to antidepressant therapy: current approaches and treatment options
    Robert M A Hirschfeld
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77555 0188, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:826-37. 2002
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  72. ncbi request reprint [Instruments for the measurement of the social network]
    Anna Marie Lischka
    Forschungsgruppe Psychosomatische Rehabilitation an der Charité, Universitätsklinikum Benjamin Franklin und an der Rehabilitationsklinik Seehof der BfA, Teltow Berlin
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 55:358-64. 2005
    ..They are discussed in respect to their clinical usefulness. Only few measures can be recommended for clinical practice because of the time needed to get the information or because of their content...
  73. 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...
  74. ncbi request reprint [Only a projection? Sought: the good physician]
    Michael Linden
    MMW Fortschr Med 149:6-7. 2007
  75. ncbi request reprint Definition, operationalization and quality assurance of psychotherapy. An investigation with the behavior therapy-competence-checklist (btcc)
    Michael Linden
    Psychosomatic Rehabilitation at the Charité, University Medicine Berlin and the Department of Behavioral and Psychosomatic Medicine, Rehabilitation Center Seehof Teltow Berlin, D 14513 Teltow Berlin, Germany
    Psychiatr Danub 19:308-16. 2007
    ..Quality assurance is an important issue in psychotherapy research and practice, which is methodologically still in development. Apart from unstructured supervision, reliable assessment instruments are needed...
  76. ncbi request reprint Concordance of the hormone receptors and correlation of HER-2/neu overexpression of the metachronous cancers of contralateral breasts
    Azadeh Stark
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, Josephine Ford Cancer Center, 5C069 Henry Ford Health System, One Ford Place, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Breast J 11:183-7. 2005
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