Angela Merkl

Summary

Affiliation: Humboldt University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Antidepressant effects after short-term and chronic stimulation of the subgenual cingulate gyrus in treatment-resistant depression
    Angela Merkl
    Department of Psychiatry, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Eschenallee 3, 14050 Berlin, Germany Dahlem Institute for Neuroimaging of Emotion, Freie Universitat Berlin, Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin, Germany Department of Neurology, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Campus Virchow, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany Electronic address
    Exp Neurol 249:160-8. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint [Mixed episodes in bipolar disorder: a review]
    A Merkl
    Klinik und Hochschulambulanz für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 75:323-30. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Processing of visual stimuli in borderline personality disorder: a combined behavioural and magnetoencephalographic study
    Angela Merkl
    Department of Psychiatry, Charite, Universitatsmedizin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Eschenallee 3, 14050 Berlin, Germany
    Int J Psychophysiol 78:257-64. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Abnormal cingulate and prefrontal cortical neurochemistry in major depression after electroconvulsive therapy
    Angela Merkl
    Department of Psychiatry Charité Universitätsmedizin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 69:772-9. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Region-specific glutamate changes in patients with unipolar depression
    Simone Grimm
    Affective Neuroscience and Emotion Modulation, Department of Psychiatry, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Charite, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 46:1059-65. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Effects of 3 different stimulus intensities of ultrabrief stimuli in right unilateral electroconvulsive therapy in major depression: a randomized, double-blind pilot study
    Arnim Quante
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy Charité University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Eschenallee 3, 14050 Berlin, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 45:174-8. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Gender differences in a clinical sample of patients with borderline personality disorder
    Anke Banzhaf
    Department of Psychiatry, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Pers Disord 26:368-80. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Incidence of polycystic ovaries and androgen serum levels in women with borderline personality disorder
    Stefan Roepke
    Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Department of Psychiatry, Berlin, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 44:847-52. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Clonidine improves hyperarousal in borderline personality disorder with or without comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Andreas A Ziegenhorn
    Departments of Psychiatry, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 29:170-3. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Dialectic behavioural therapy has an impact on self-concept clarity and facets of self-esteem in women with borderline personality disorder
    Stefan Roepke
    Department of Psychiatry, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
    Clin Psychol Psychother 18:148-58. 2011

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Antidepressant effects after short-term and chronic stimulation of the subgenual cingulate gyrus in treatment-resistant depression
    Angela Merkl
    Department of Psychiatry, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Eschenallee 3, 14050 Berlin, Germany Dahlem Institute for Neuroimaging of Emotion, Freie Universitat Berlin, Habelschwerdter Allee 45, 14195 Berlin, Germany Department of Neurology, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Campus Virchow, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany Electronic address
    Exp Neurol 249:160-8. 2013
    ..Apart from its potential long-term antidepressant effects acute stimulation effects have been described. We investigated putative neuroanatomical clusters in which such acute effects accumulate and followed patients over the long-term...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Mixed episodes in bipolar disorder: a review]
    A Merkl
    Klinik und Hochschulambulanz für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 75:323-30. 2007
    ..In this review the significance as well as the problems and risks of new treatment options are discussed...
  3. doi request reprint Processing of visual stimuli in borderline personality disorder: a combined behavioural and magnetoencephalographic study
    Angela Merkl
    Department of Psychiatry, Charite, Universitatsmedizin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Eschenallee 3, 14050 Berlin, Germany
    Int J Psychophysiol 78:257-64. 2010
    ..The aim was to investigate temporal processes following face perception in patients with BPD...
  4. doi request reprint Abnormal cingulate and prefrontal cortical neurochemistry in major depression after electroconvulsive therapy
    Angela Merkl
    Department of Psychiatry Charité Universitätsmedizin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 69:772-9. 2011
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Region-specific glutamate changes in patients with unipolar depression
    Simone Grimm
    Affective Neuroscience and Emotion Modulation, Department of Psychiatry, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Charite, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 46:1059-65. 2012
    ..These findings might serve as a starting point for future studies in which the value of this metabolite pattern for treatment response prediction should be investigated...
  6. doi request reprint Effects of 3 different stimulus intensities of ultrabrief stimuli in right unilateral electroconvulsive therapy in major depression: a randomized, double-blind pilot study
    Arnim Quante
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy Charité University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Eschenallee 3, 14050 Berlin, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 45:174-8. 2011
    ..In this prospective, randomized, double-blind trial, we examined the efficacy and cognitive side effects of RULECT with three different (high dose) stimulus intensities (4×, 7× and 10× above the seizure threshold (ST))...
  7. doi request reprint Gender differences in a clinical sample of patients with borderline personality disorder
    Anke Banzhaf
    Department of Psychiatry, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Pers Disord 26:368-80. 2012
    ..Our results argue for gender differences in Axis I and II comorbidity and dimensional personality traits in BPD. However, in general, more similarities than differences were shown in this study...
  8. doi request reprint Incidence of polycystic ovaries and androgen serum levels in women with borderline personality disorder
    Stefan Roepke
    Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Department of Psychiatry, Berlin, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 44:847-52. 2010
    ..FT serum level significantly correlated with depressive symptoms. In summary, our data suggest a disturbed androgen metabolism in BPD patients...
  9. doi request reprint Clonidine improves hyperarousal in borderline personality disorder with or without comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Andreas A Ziegenhorn
    Departments of Psychiatry, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 29:170-3. 2009
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Dialectic behavioural therapy has an impact on self-concept clarity and facets of self-esteem in women with borderline personality disorder
    Stefan Roepke
    Department of Psychiatry, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
    Clin Psychol Psychother 18:148-58. 2011
    ..Our data provide preliminary evidence that DBT has an impact on several facets of self-esteem and self-concept clarity, and thus on identity disturbance, in women with BPD...
  11. doi request reprint [Comorbidity in patients with narcissistic personality disorder in comparison to patients with borderline personality disorder]
    Kathrin Ritter
    Campus Benjamin Franklin, Klinik und Hochschulambulanz für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Berlin
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 60:14-24. 2010
    ..Until now there is no actual data about rates of co-occurrence disorders and general symptom stress...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Diabetes and depression]
    F Regen
    Klinik und Hochschulambulanz für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 130:1097-102. 2005
    ..Atypical antipsychotics like clozapine, olanzapine, quetiapine and risperidone should be given with precaution due to potential effects on glucose homeostasis...
  13. doi request reprint Preliminary evidence of improvement of depressive symptoms but not impulsivity in cluster B personality disorder patients treated with quetiapine: an open label trial
    S Roepke
    Department of Psychiatry, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 41:176-81. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study is to investigate the efficacy and tolerability of quetiapine in patients with cluster B PD...
  14. doi request reprint [Psychopharmacologic treatment of personality disorders]
    A Quante
    Charite, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Klinik und Hochschulambulanz für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie Direktorin Prof Isabella Heuser, Berlin
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 76:139-48. 2008
    ..This article gives an overview over the today's most common psychopharmacological treatment possibilities in patients with a personality disorder...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy as continuation treatment to sustain response after electroconvulsive therapy in depression: a randomized controlled trial
    Eva Lotta Brakemeier
    Psychologische Hochschule Berlin, Berlin Department of Psychiatry, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Charite, Berlin
    Biol Psychiatry 76:194-202. 2014
    ..It has never been systematically assessed whether psychotherapy, continuation ECT, or antidepressant medication is the most efficacious intervention to maintain initial treatment response...
  16. doi request reprint Antidepressant electroconvulsive therapy: mechanism of action, recent advances and limitations
    Angela Merkl
    Department of Psychiatry, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Charite, Eschenallee 3, 14050 Berlin, Germany
    Exp Neurol 219:20-6. 2009
    ..This review aims to summarize current research data on the mechanism of action, efficacy, and recent advances in ECT technique...
  17. doi request reprint Two-year outcome of vagus nerve stimulation in treatment-resistant depression
    Malek Bajbouj
    Department of Psychiatry, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 30:273-81. 2010
    ..The results of this 2-year open-label trial suggest a clinical response and a comparatively benign adverse effect profile among patients with treatment-resistant depression...