Bettina Schmitz

Summary

Affiliation: Humboldt University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [The use of lamotrigine in female patients]
    B Schmitz
    Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik, Charite, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Humboldt Universitat Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353, Berlin, Germany
    Nervenarzt 78:912-22. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint [Neuropsychological outcome following intrauterine exposure to valproate]
    B Schmitz
    Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik, Charite, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin
    Nervenarzt 77:901-11. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of antiepileptic drugs on mood and behavior
    Bettina Schmitz
    Department of Neurology, Charite, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Epilepsia 47:28-33. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Depression and mania in patients with epilepsy
    Bettina Schmitz
    Department of Neurology, Epilepsy Research Group, Charite, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Epilepsia 46:45-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint [Lamotrigine in women with epilepsy. Review of present data]
    B Schmitz
    Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik der Charité, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Humboldt Universitat Berlin, Berlin
    Nervenarzt 74:833-40. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Visual field constriction in epilepsy patients treated with vigabatrin and other antiepileptic drugs: a prospective study
    B Schmitz
    Charite, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Department of Neurology, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    J Neurol 249:469-75. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant drugs: indications and guidelines for use in epilepsy
    Bettina Schmitz
    Department of Neurology, Charite, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Epilepsia 43:14-8. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Prospectively assessed changes in lamotrigine-concentration in women with epilepsy during pregnancy, lactation and the neonatal period
    Christina Fotopoulou
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Charite University Hospital, Berlin, Germany
    Epilepsy Res 85:60-4. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Is visual field constriction in epilepsy patients treated with vigabatrin reversible?
    T Schmidt
    Charite, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Department of Neurology, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    J Neurol 249:1066-71. 2002
  10. pmc Encephalomyelitis due to Cryptococcus neoformans var gattii presenting as spinal tumour: case report and review of the literature
    P Grosse
    Department of Neurology, Charite, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Humboldt University, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 70:113-6. 2001

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint [The use of lamotrigine in female patients]
    B Schmitz
    Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik, Charite, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Humboldt Universitat Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353, Berlin, Germany
    Nervenarzt 78:912-22. 2007
    ..Due to its broad spectrum of action and to the lack of evidence for teratogenicity in monotherapy, lamotrigine (LTG) is an AED of first choice for women with epilepsy with child-bearing potential...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Neuropsychological outcome following intrauterine exposure to valproate]
    B Schmitz
    Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik, Charite, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin
    Nervenarzt 77:901-11. 2006
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  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of antiepileptic drugs on mood and behavior
    Bettina Schmitz
    Department of Neurology, Charite, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Epilepsia 47:28-33. 2006
    ..Behavioral side-effect profiles of AEDs, both negative and positive psychotropic effects, should be considered in the choice of the optimal drug for an individual patient...
  4. ncbi request reprint Depression and mania in patients with epilepsy
    Bettina Schmitz
    Department of Neurology, Epilepsy Research Group, Charite, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Epilepsia 46:45-9. 2005
    ..This article explores the clinical manifestations of depressive and manic disorders in epilepsy and the differences from bipolar disorder...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Lamotrigine in women with epilepsy. Review of present data]
    B Schmitz
    Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik der Charité, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Humboldt Universitat Berlin, Berlin
    Nervenarzt 74:833-40. 2003
    ..The available data have practical implications for the safe use of Lamotrigine in women...
  6. ncbi request reprint Visual field constriction in epilepsy patients treated with vigabatrin and other antiepileptic drugs: a prospective study
    B Schmitz
    Charite, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Department of Neurology, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    J Neurol 249:469-75. 2002
    ..The exact incidence of VFC related to GVG exposure is unknown. Risk factors other than medication have not been identified as yet, and it is unclear whether the occurrence of VFC is restricted to the use of GVG...
  7. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant drugs: indications and guidelines for use in epilepsy
    Bettina Schmitz
    Department of Neurology, Charite, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Epilepsia 43:14-8. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Prospectively assessed changes in lamotrigine-concentration in women with epilepsy during pregnancy, lactation and the neonatal period
    Christina Fotopoulou
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Charite University Hospital, Berlin, Germany
    Epilepsy Res 85:60-4. 2009
    ..To prospectively analyse the pharmacokinetics of lamotrigine (LTG) during pregnancy and lactation in a consecutive series of epileptic pregnant women...
  9. ncbi request reprint Is visual field constriction in epilepsy patients treated with vigabatrin reversible?
    T Schmidt
    Charite, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Department of Neurology, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    J Neurol 249:1066-71. 2002
    ..To evaluate the reversibility of vigabatrin associated visual field constriction...
  10. pmc Encephalomyelitis due to Cryptococcus neoformans var gattii presenting as spinal tumour: case report and review of the literature
    P Grosse
    Department of Neurology, Charite, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Humboldt University, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 70:113-6. 2001
    ..As exclusive intramedullary involvement is an outstandingly rare manifestation in spinal cryptococcosis, the particular diagnostic procedure and the therapeutic strategies are discussed..
  11. ncbi request reprint [EURAP: the European Registry of Antiepileptic Drugs and Pregnancy]
    R Kretz
    Abteilung fur Neurologie, Charite, Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353, Berlin
    Nervenarzt 77:722, 724-8. 2006
    ..In Germany the project was started in 2001 and so far more than 500 pregnancies have been enrolled. The enrollment rate is 4% of 4,000 pregnancies with AEDs reported annually...
  12. doi request reprint Assessing the unmet treatment need in partial-onset epilepsy: looking beyond seizure control
    Bettina Schmitz
    Stroke Unit and Centre for Epilepsy, Vivantes Humboldt Klinikum, Berlin, Germany
    Epilepsia 51:2231-40. 2010
    ..There remains room for improvement in the management of epilepsy, and better treatments and longer-term trials are needed to meet the special requirements of refractory patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prognosis of juvenile myoclonic epilepsy 45 years after onset: seizure outcome and predictors
    Philine Senf
    From the Department of Psychosomatic Medicine P S, and Epilepsy Center Berlin Brandenburg, Department of Neurology M H, D J, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin and Center for Epilepsy B S, Department of Neurology, Vivantes Humboldt Klinikum, Berlin, Germany
    Neurology 81:2128-33. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze long-term outcome in a clinically well-defined series of patients with JME for seizure evolution and predictors of seizure outcome...
  14. ncbi request reprint A hypothesis for how non-REM sleep might promote seizures in partial epilepsies: a transcranial magnetic stimulation study
    Farid Salih
    Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik, and Interdisziplinäres Schlafmedizinisches Zentrum, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Augustenburgerplatz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Epilepsia 48:1538-42. 2007
    ..To investigate alterations of inhibitory and excitatory cortical circuits during non-rapid eye movement (NREM) sleep in drug-naive patients with partial epilepsies and sleep-bound seizures only...
  15. ncbi request reprint Transient global amnesia--full recovery without persistent cognitive impairment
    I Uttner
    Department of Neurology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Eur Neurol 58:146-51. 2007
    ..Therefore we hypothesize that TGA usually does not cause persistent cognitive deficits due to a generally transient and prognostic benign character...
  16. ncbi request reprint Allelic association of juvenile absence epilepsy with a GluR5 kainate receptor gene (GRIK1) polymorphism
    T Sander
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Rudolf Virchow, Berlin, Germany
    Am J Med Genet 74:416-21. 1997
    ..05) among the affected family members suggest that allelic variants of GRIK1 contribute a major genetic determinant to the pathogenesis of JAE-related phenotypes...
  17. ncbi request reprint The LAM-SAFE Study: lamotrigine versus carbamazepine or valproic acid in newly diagnosed focal and generalised epilepsies in adolescents and adults
    Bernhard J Steinhoff
    Epilepsiezentrum Kork, Kehl Kork, Germany
    Seizure 14:597-605. 2005
    ..To investigate efficacy and safety of lamotrigine (LTG) versus carbamazepine (CBZ) or valproic acid (VPA) in newly diagnosed focal (FE) and idiopathic generalised (GE) epilepsies in adolescents and adults...
  18. ncbi request reprint Clinical and psychopathological definition of the interictal dysphoric disorder of epilepsy
    Marco Mula
    Department of Neurology, Amedeo Avogadro University, Novara, Italy
    Epilepsia 49:650-6. 2008
    ..We sought to investigate whether IDD occurs only in patients with epilepsy and to validate IDD features against DSM-IV criteria...
  19. ncbi request reprint Genetic dissection of photosensitivity and its relation to idiopathic generalized epilepsy
    Ulrike Tauer
    Clinic for Neuropaediatrics, University Clinics Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Ann Neurol 57:866-73. 2005
    ..Our study shows two PPR-related susceptibility loci, depending on the familial background of IGE. The locus on 6p21.2 seems to predispose to PPR itself, whereas the locus on 13q31.3 also confers susceptibility to IGE...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pancreatitis complicating treatment with intravenous valproic acid
    Pascal Grosse
    J Neurol 249:484-5. 2002