W Retz

Summary

Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dopamine D3 receptor gene polymorphism and violent behavior: relation to impulsiveness and ADHD-related psychopathology
    W Retz
    Institute for Forensic Psychology and Psychiatry, University of the Saarland, Germany
    J Neural Transm 110:561-72. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Norepinephrine transporter and catecholamine-O-methyltransferase gene variants and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms in adults
    W Retz
    Institute for Forensic Psychology and Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
    J Neural Transm 115:323-9. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Potential genetic markers of sporadic Alzheimer's dementia
    W Retz
    Psychiatric Department, University of the Saarland, Hamburg Saar, Germany
    Psychiatr Genet 11:115-22. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Association analysis of HTR6 and HTR2A polymorphisms in sporadic Alzheimer's disease
    J Thome
    Laboratory of Biochemistry, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Federal Republic of Germany
    J Neural Transm 108:1175-80. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Promoter polymorphism of the 5-HT transporter and Alzheimer's disease
    M Hu
    Laboratory of Biochemistry, Central Institute of Mental Health, J5, 68159, Mannheim, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 294:63-5. 2000
  6. doi request reprint [Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults. Benchmarking diagnosis using the Wender-Reimherr adult rating scale]
    M Rosler
    Neurozentrum, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, 66421, Homburg Saar
    Nervenarzt 79:320-7. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint [Gender differences in self-descriptions of child psychopathology in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder]
    Petra Retz-Junginger
    Institut für Gerichtliche Psychologie und Psychiatrie, Universitat des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Nervenarzt 78:1046-51. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychopathological rating scales for diagnostic use in adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
    M Rosler
    University Hospital of the Saarland, Neurocenter, 66421, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 256:i3-11. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint [Drug addiction in young prison inmates with and without attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)]
    W Retz
    Institut für Gerichtliche Psychologie und Psychiatrie der Universität des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 75:285-92. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint [Tools for the diagnosis of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in adults. Self-rating behaviour questionnaire and diagnostic checklist]
    M Rosler
    Institut für Gerichtliche Psychologie und Psychiatrie, Universitatskliniken des Saarlandes, Homburg, Saar
    Nervenarzt 75:888-95. 2004

Collaborators

  • J Thome
  • N Durany
  • M Rosler
  • P Retz-Junginger
  • R D Stieglitz
  • P H Wender
  • D Blocher
  • Petra Retz-Junginger
  • M Schneider
  • G Hengesch
  • T Supprian
  • G E Trott
  • M Hu
  • F Reimherr
  • E Sobanski
  • H Kessler
  • B Alm
  • P Schwitzgebel
  • E Steinbach
  • P Falkai
  • T Nissen
  • T Georg
  • M Rössler
  • H G Weijers
  • B Pesold
  • F A Henn
  • M Baader
  • G Adler

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Dopamine D3 receptor gene polymorphism and violent behavior: relation to impulsiveness and ADHD-related psychopathology
    W Retz
    Institute for Forensic Psychology and Psychiatry, University of the Saarland, Germany
    J Neural Transm 110:561-72. 2003
    ..The results of our study suggest that variations of the DRD3 gene are likely involved in the regulation of impulsivity and some psychopathological aspects of ADHD related to violent behavior...
  2. ncbi request reprint Norepinephrine transporter and catecholamine-O-methyltransferase gene variants and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms in adults
    W Retz
    Institute for Forensic Psychology and Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
    J Neural Transm 115:323-9. 2008
    ..Results do not support the hypothesis that common variants in the SLC6A2 and COMT genes in particular are associated with ADHD, but might give some evidence for interactive effects between these gene variants on ADHD severity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Potential genetic markers of sporadic Alzheimer's dementia
    W Retz
    Psychiatric Department, University of the Saarland, Hamburg Saar, Germany
    Psychiatr Genet 11:115-22. 2001
    ..We conclude that, apart from the ApoE allele 4, other genetically regulated factors like ApoCI and the LDL receptor modulate the individual risk for Alzheimer's disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Association analysis of HTR6 and HTR2A polymorphisms in sporadic Alzheimer's disease
    J Thome
    Laboratory of Biochemistry, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Federal Republic of Germany
    J Neural Transm 108:1175-80. 2001
    ..These polymorphisms probably do not represent major genetic risk factors of AD. However, further studies including other genetic variants of the serotonergic neurotransmitter system are needed in order to elucidate their role in AD...
  5. ncbi request reprint Promoter polymorphism of the 5-HT transporter and Alzheimer's disease
    M Hu
    Laboratory of Biochemistry, Central Institute of Mental Health, J5, 68159, Mannheim, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 294:63-5. 2000
    ..However, given the reported negative findings, we are presently trying to identify diagnostic subgroups for which the 5-HTT promoter polymorphism represents a susceptibility locus...
  6. doi request reprint [Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults. Benchmarking diagnosis using the Wender-Reimherr adult rating scale]
    M Rosler
    Neurozentrum, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, 66421, Homburg Saar
    Nervenarzt 79:320-7. 2008
    ..Factor 1 was designated by impulsivity, affective lability, hyperactivity, and hot temper; factor 2 consisted of inattention, disorganisation, and overreactivity...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Gender differences in self-descriptions of child psychopathology in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder]
    Petra Retz-Junginger
    Institut für Gerichtliche Psychologie und Psychiatrie, Universitat des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Nervenarzt 78:1046-51. 2007
    ..Regarding different subtypes according to DSM-IV males and females did not differ in the items of the WURS-k...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychopathological rating scales for diagnostic use in adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
    M Rosler
    University Hospital of the Saarland, Neurocenter, 66421, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 256:i3-11. 2006
    ..Other instruments focus on functional impairment, quality of life, comorbid disorders, gender effects and specific psychopathological models...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Drug addiction in young prison inmates with and without attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)]
    W Retz
    Institut für Gerichtliche Psychologie und Psychiatrie der Universität des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 75:285-92. 2007
    ..The results underline the need of adequate therapeutic programs for addicted young prison inmates considering ADHD comorbidity, which is associated with additional psychopathology and social problems...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Tools for the diagnosis of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in adults. Self-rating behaviour questionnaire and diagnostic checklist]
    M Rosler
    Institut für Gerichtliche Psychologie und Psychiatrie, Universitatskliniken des Saarlandes, Homburg, Saar
    Nervenarzt 75:888-95. 2004
    ..Diagnostic sensitivity for different cutoff points was calculated by ROC analysis at 65--88%. Specificity was 67% to 92%...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Reliability and validity of the Wender-Utah-Rating-Scale short form. Retrospective assessment of symptoms for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder]
    P Retz-Junginger
    Institut für Gerichtliche Psychologie und Psychiatrie der Universität des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Nervenarzt 74:987-93. 2003
    ..The scale manifested excellent internal consistency (alpha=0.91) and a split-half correlation of r(12)=0.85...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Wender Utah rating scale. The short-version for the assessment of the attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults]
    P Retz-Junginger
    Institut für Gerichtliche Psychologie und Psychiatrie der Universität des Saarlandes, Germany
    Nervenarzt 73:830-8. 2002
    ..Item selection according to item-total correlation scores, frequency, and plausibility led to a short version of the scale that includes 21 items with item-total correlations from 0.19 to 0.61. Retest reliability of the WURS-k was r=0.9...
  13. doi request reprint [Age and gender aspects of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder]
    P Retz-Junginger
    Neurozentrum, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, 66424 Homburg Saar
    Nervenarzt 79:809-19. 2008
    ..Regarding clinical subtypes of ADHD according to DSM-IV and particularly gender differences, knowledge about these factors in adults with ADHD is limited...