Caroline Sievers

Summary

Affiliation: Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint IGF-I levels and depressive disorders: Results from the Study of Health in Pomerania (SHIP)
    C Sievers
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstr 2 10, 80804 Munich, Germany Electronic address
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 24:890-6. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Cognitive function in acromegaly: description and brain volumetric correlates
    Caroline Sievers
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstr 2 10, 80804, Munich, Germany
    Pituitary 15:350-7. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Low testosterone levels predict all-cause mortality and cardiovascular events in women: a prospective cohort study in German primary care patients
    Caroline Sievers
    Department of Endocrinology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 2 10, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 163:699-708. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Change of symptoms and perceived health in acromegalic patients on pegvisomant therapy: a retrospective cohort study within the German Pegvisomant Observational Study (GPOS)
    Caroline Sievers
    Department of Endocrinology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstasse 2 10, Munich, Germany
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 73:89-94. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of mental disorders in acromegaly: a cross-sectional study in 81 acromegalic patients
    Caroline Sievers
    Departments of Endocrinology and Molecular Psychology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 2 10, Munich, Germany
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 71:691-701. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Personality in patients with pituitary adenomas is characterized by increased anxiety-related traits: comparison of 70 acromegalic patients with patients with non-functioning pituitary adenomas and age- and gender-matched controls
    C Sievers
    Department of Endocrinology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 160:367-73. 2009
  7. pmc Macroscopic brain architecture changes and white matter pathology in acromegaly: a clinicoradiological study
    C Sievers
    Department of Endocrinology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, 80804 Munich, Germany
    Pituitary 12:177-85. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint [The genetics of hypogonadotropic hypogonadism in the male]
    C Sievers
    Max Planck Institut fur Psychiatrie, Munchen
    MMW Fortschr Med 147:32-4, 36. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence of low male testosterone levels in primary care in Germany: cross-sectional results from the DETECT study
    Harald Jorn Schneider
    Medizinische Klinik, Ludwig Maximilian University, Innenstadt, Munich, Germany
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 70:446-54. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Tumor ZAC1 expression is associated with the response to somatostatin analog therapy in patients with acromegaly
    Marily Theodoropoulou
    Department of Endocrinology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, 80804 Munich, Germany
    Int J Cancer 125:2122-6. 2009

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint IGF-I levels and depressive disorders: Results from the Study of Health in Pomerania (SHIP)
    C Sievers
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstr 2 10, 80804 Munich, Germany Electronic address
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 24:890-6. 2014
    ..002) than those within the 10th-90th percentile. In conclusion we can demonstrate that low IGF-I levels in females and high IGF-I levels in males predict the development of depressive disorders in this general adult population sample. ..
  2. doi request reprint Cognitive function in acromegaly: description and brain volumetric correlates
    Caroline Sievers
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstr 2 10, 80804, Munich, Germany
    Pituitary 15:350-7. 2012
    ..Cognitive dysfunction, particularly attentional deficits, are common in acromegaly, rendering neuropsychological testing essential in the diagnostic work-up...
  3. doi request reprint Low testosterone levels predict all-cause mortality and cardiovascular events in women: a prospective cohort study in German primary care patients
    Caroline Sievers
    Department of Endocrinology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 2 10, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 163:699-708. 2010
    ..The objective was to determine whether baseline testosterone levels in women are associated with future overall or CV morbidity and mortality...
  4. doi request reprint Change of symptoms and perceived health in acromegalic patients on pegvisomant therapy: a retrospective cohort study within the German Pegvisomant Observational Study (GPOS)
    Caroline Sievers
    Department of Endocrinology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstasse 2 10, Munich, Germany
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 73:89-94. 2010
    ..This study aimed at investigating how symptoms and perceived health changes in acromegalic patients during pegvisomant treatment in respect to IGF-1 levels and disease characteristics...
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of mental disorders in acromegaly: a cross-sectional study in 81 acromegalic patients
    Caroline Sievers
    Departments of Endocrinology and Molecular Psychology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstrasse 2 10, Munich, Germany
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 71:691-701. 2009
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Personality in patients with pituitary adenomas is characterized by increased anxiety-related traits: comparison of 70 acromegalic patients with patients with non-functioning pituitary adenomas and age- and gender-matched controls
    C Sievers
    Department of Endocrinology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 160:367-73. 2009
    ..We examined whether patients with acromegaly showed an altered personality profile compared with patients with non-functioning pituitary adenomas and healthy controls...
  7. pmc Macroscopic brain architecture changes and white matter pathology in acromegaly: a clinicoradiological study
    C Sievers
    Department of Endocrinology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, 80804 Munich, Germany
    Pituitary 12:177-85. 2009
    ..Furthermore, acromegalic patients may have an increased risk of neurovascular pathology, likely due to secondary metabolic and vascular comorbidities...
  8. ncbi request reprint [The genetics of hypogonadotropic hypogonadism in the male]
    C Sievers
    Max Planck Institut fur Psychiatrie, Munchen
    MMW Fortschr Med 147:32-4, 36. 2005
    ..Depending upon the indication, treatment is effected with testosterone, GnRH or gonadotropines...
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence of low male testosterone levels in primary care in Germany: cross-sectional results from the DETECT study
    Harald Jorn Schneider
    Medizinische Klinik, Ludwig Maximilian University, Innenstadt, Munich, Germany
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 70:446-54. 2009
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Tumor ZAC1 expression is associated with the response to somatostatin analog therapy in patients with acromegaly
    Marily Theodoropoulou
    Department of Endocrinology, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, 80804 Munich, Germany
    Int J Cancer 125:2122-6. 2009
    ..These in vivo data combined with the antiproliferative properties of ZAC1/Zac1 provide evidence of a mechanistic role for this transcription factor on SSA induced tumor shrinkage and hormone normalization...
  11. doi request reprint Prediction of incident diabetes mellitus by baseline IGF1 levels
    Harald Jorn Schneider
    Medizinische Klinik Innenstadt, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 164:223-9. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that both low- and high-IGF1 levels increase the risk of diabetes and aimed to assess the role of IGF1 in the risk of developing diabetes in a large prospective study...
  12. doi request reprint Associations of age-dependent IGF-I SDS with cardiovascular diseases and risk conditions: cross-sectional study in 6773 primary care patients
    Harald Jorn Schneider
    Institute of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Technical University of Dresden, 01187, Dresden, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 158:153-61. 2008
    ..We aimed at investigating the association of age-dependent IGF-I SDS with diabetes, dyslipidemia, hypertension, and heart diseases, in a large patient sample...
  13. pmc Psychopathological profiles in transsexuals and the challenge of their special status among the sexes
    Matthias K Auer
    Department of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Clinical Chemistry, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e78469. 2013
    ..psychopathological profiles of transsexuals raises a very basic methodological question: are control groups, which represent the biological or the phenotypic sex, most suited for an optimal evaluation of psychopathology of transsexuals?..
  14. ncbi request reprint Insulin-like growth factor-1 in plasma and brain: regulation in health and disease
    Caroline Sievers
    Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstr 2 10, 80804 Munich, Germany
    Front Biosci 13:85-99. 2008
    ..It will focus on IGF-1 and give an overview of the vast literature on the role and regulation of IGF-1 in plasma and brain, its alteration in health and disease and its possible therapeutical applications...
  15. ncbi request reprint Discrepant results in the diagnosis of GH deficiency with the insulin-tolerance test and the GHRH plus arginine test in patients with traumatic brain injury
    H J Schneider
    Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Clinical Chemistry, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Kraepelinstr, 10, D 80804 Munich, Germany
    Eur J Endocrinol 155:553-7. 2006
    ..However, it has recently been questioned for its low specificity in obese subjects, and now BMI-dependent cut-off levels are available. In this study, we compared the ITT and GHRH + ARG test in patients with TBI...
  16. ncbi request reprint Pituitary imaging abnormalities in patients with and without hypopituitarism after traumatic brain injury
    H J Schneider
    Internal Medicine Endocrinology and Clinical Chemistry, Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
    J Endocrinol Invest 30:RC9-RC12. 2007
    ..Both immediate trauma-induced pathology as necrosis and hemorrhage as well as multifactorial mid- to long-term changes may underlie these abnormalities...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Quality of life and exercise capacity in lung transplant recipients]
    U Tegtbur
    Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Sportmedizinisches Zentrum, Hannover
    Pneumologie 58:72-8. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the gap between good self-reported quality of life and reduced exercise capacity in LTR, to describe possible correlations and to compare the results with those of a control group (CG)...