Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann

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Affiliation: RWTH Aachen
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Neurophysiological correlates of relatively enhanced local visual search in autistic adolescents
    Zina M Manjaly
    Institute of Neuroscience and Biophysics, Department of Medicine, Research Centre Julich, 52425 Julich, Germany
    Neuroimage 35:283-91. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of obesity, binge eating, and night eating in a cross-sectional field survey of 6-year-old children and their parents in a German urban population
    Andreas Lamerz
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital of the Technical University of Aachen, Germany
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 46:385-93. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Gastric dilatation in a girl with former obesity and atypical anorexia nervosa
    Kristian Holtkamp
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technical University Aachen, Germany
    Int J Eat Disord 32:372-6. 2002
  4. pmc Lack of association of genetic variants in genes of the endocannabinoid system with anorexia nervosa
    Timo Dirk Müller
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    Child Adolesc Psychiatry Ment Health 2:33. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Prospective 10-year follow-up in adolescent anorexia nervosa--course, outcome, psychiatric comorbidity, and psychosocial adaptation
    B Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Technical University of Aachen, Germany
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 42:603-12. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Secular trends in body mass index measurements in preschool children from the City of Aachen, Germany
    Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Technical University of Aachen, Neuenhofer Weg 21, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr 162:104-9. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the parent strengths and difficulties questionnaire in the general population of German children and adolescents: results of the BELLA study
    Aribert Rothenberger
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Gottingen, Von Siebold Strasse 5, 37075, Gottingen, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:99-105. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Self-mutilation and suicidal behaviour in children and adolescents: prevalence and psychosocial correlates: results of the BELLA study
    Franz Resch
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Blumenstrasse 8, 69115, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:92-8. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Cognitive flexibility in juvenile anorexia nervosa patients before and after weight recovery
    Katharina Bühren
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of the RWTH Aachen, Neuenhofer Weg 21, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    J Neural Transm 119:1047-57. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Neural mechanisms of encoding social and non-social context information in autism spectrum disorder
    Ellen Greimel
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of the RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Neuropsychologia 50:3440-9. 2012

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Publications64

  1. pmc Neurophysiological correlates of relatively enhanced local visual search in autistic adolescents
    Zina M Manjaly
    Institute of Neuroscience and Biophysics, Department of Medicine, Research Centre Julich, 52425 Julich, Germany
    Neuroimage 35:283-91. 2007
    ..These results suggest that enhanced local processing in early visual areas, as opposed to impaired processing of global context, is characteristic for performance of the EFT by autistic patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of obesity, binge eating, and night eating in a cross-sectional field survey of 6-year-old children and their parents in a German urban population
    Andreas Lamerz
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital of the Technical University of Aachen, Germany
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 46:385-93. 2005
    ..To assess the prevalence of obesity, obesity-related binge eating, non-obesity-related binge eating, and night eating in five- to six-year-old children and to examine the impact of parental eating disturbances...
  3. ncbi request reprint Gastric dilatation in a girl with former obesity and atypical anorexia nervosa
    Kristian Holtkamp
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technical University Aachen, Germany
    Int J Eat Disord 32:372-6. 2002
    ..This case report describes a 16 year-old girl of normal weight with acute gastric dilatation due to binge eating habits...
  4. pmc Lack of association of genetic variants in genes of the endocannabinoid system with anorexia nervosa
    Timo Dirk Müller
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    Child Adolesc Psychiatry Ment Health 2:33. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse whether nucleotide sequence variations in the CNR1, FAAH, NAAA and MGLL genes are associated with anorexia nervosa (AN)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prospective 10-year follow-up in adolescent anorexia nervosa--course, outcome, psychiatric comorbidity, and psychosocial adaptation
    B Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Technical University of Aachen, Germany
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 42:603-12. 2001
    ..Those who achieve complete recovery from the eating disorder have a good chance of overcoming other psychiatric disorders and to adapt to social requirements...
  6. ncbi request reprint Secular trends in body mass index measurements in preschool children from the City of Aachen, Germany
    Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Technical University of Aachen, Neuenhofer Weg 21, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr 162:104-9. 2003
    ..While significant increases occurred for any given BMI percentile, the annual increase for both sexes was most prominent in the upper range. No change in body height was observed during the study period...
  7. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the parent strengths and difficulties questionnaire in the general population of German children and adolescents: results of the BELLA study
    Aribert Rothenberger
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Gottingen, Von Siebold Strasse 5, 37075, Gottingen, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:99-105. 2008
    ..Furthermore, the impact supplement of the extended SDQ surveys for perceived problems, impact, and burden...
  8. doi request reprint Self-mutilation and suicidal behaviour in children and adolescents: prevalence and psychosocial correlates: results of the BELLA study
    Franz Resch
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Blumenstrasse 8, 69115, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:92-8. 2008
    ..To investigate the prevalence and psychosocial correlates of suicidal behaviour in a representative sample of children and adolescents in Germany...
  9. doi request reprint Cognitive flexibility in juvenile anorexia nervosa patients before and after weight recovery
    Katharina Bühren
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of the RWTH Aachen, Neuenhofer Weg 21, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    J Neural Transm 119:1047-57. 2012
    ..One could speculate that the shorter duration of illness and the incomplete maturation of the prefrontal cortices contribute to these findings...
  10. doi request reprint Neural mechanisms of encoding social and non-social context information in autism spectrum disorder
    Ellen Greimel
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of the RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Neuropsychologia 50:3440-9. 2012
    ..Increased activation in the dorsal MPFC in ASD individuals might reflect supervisory cognitive processes related to the suppression of a distracting non-social context...
  11. pmc The role of impulsivity, inattention and comorbid ADHD in patients with bulimia nervosa
    Jochen Seitz
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, University Hospital, Aachen, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e63891. 2013
    ..In particular, their specific contribution to disordered eating symptoms and whether they have additive effects to the general psychopathological burden remains unclear...
  12. doi request reprint Disordered eating behaviour and attitudes, associated psychopathology and health-related quality of life: results of the BELLA study
    Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital Aachen, Technical University, 52074, Aachen, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:82-91. 2008
    ..To identify disordered eating behaviour and attitudes in a large representative population in order to determine the relationship with body weight status, and to assess associated psychopathology and health-related quality of life...
  13. doi request reprint Sex differences in attentional performance and their modulation by methylphenidate in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Thomas Gunther
    Child Neuropsychology Section, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital of the RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 20:179-86. 2010
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  14. doi request reprint Modulation of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms by short- and long-acting methylphenidate over the course of a day
    Thomas Gunther
    Child Neuropsychology Section, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital of the RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 22:131-8. 2012
    ..Thus, our data suggest that it is crucial to assess the different domains of ADHD symptoms precisely over the course of a day to determine the optimal titration and stimulant formulation for a person with ADHD...
  15. ncbi request reprint Development of attentional networks: an fMRI study with children and adults
    Kerstin Konrad
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital Aachen, D 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Neuroimage 28:429-39. 2005
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Neural mechanisms of empathy in adolescents with autism spectrum disorder and their fathers
    Ellen Greimel
    Child Neuropsychology Section, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of the RWTH Aachen, Neuenhofer Weg 21, Germany
    Neuroimage 49:1055-65. 2010
    ..Moreover, the findings provide evidence that both aberrant neural face and mirroring mechanisms are implicated in empathy impairments in ASD...
  17. doi request reprint Impact of anxiety disorders on attentional functions in children with ADHD
    Timo D Vloet
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, D 52074 Aachen, Germany
    J Affect Disord 124:283-90. 2010
    ..This is the first study that examines the influence of anxiety disorders (ANX) on ADHD in a model-oriented approach including selectivity and intensity parameters of attention...
  18. doi request reprint Comorbidity of conduct disorder symptoms and internalising problems in children: investigating a community and a clinical sample
    Georg G Polier
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 21:31-8. 2012
    ..Effective strategies and specific risk factors must be evaluated to treat comorbidity as early as possible in children with CP and IP...
  19. doi request reprint Attentional functions in children and adolescents with ADHD, depressive disorders, and the comorbid condition
    Thomas Gunther
    Child Neuropsychology Section, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:324-31. 2011
    ..This study examines the influence of DDs on ADHD in a model-oriented approach that includes selectivity and intensity attention parameters...
  20. ncbi request reprint The contribution of anxiety and food restriction on physical activity levels in acute anorexia nervosa
    Kristian Holtkamp
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technical University Aachen, Neuenhofer Weg 21, D 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Int J Eat Disord 36:163-71. 2004
    ..Interconnections among caloric restriction, psychopathology, and physical activity in humans with AN are poorly investigated...
  21. pmc Reduced cortisol in boys with early-onset conduct disorder and callous-unemotional traits
    Georg G von Polier
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Neuenhofer Weg 21, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Biomed Res Int 2013:349530. 2013
    ..The aim of the current study was to investigate associations among CU traits, antisocial behavior, and comorbid ADHD symptomatology with cortisol levels in male children and adolescents...
  22. doi request reprint Differential patterns of disordered eating in subjects with ADHD and overweight
    Christine Wilhelm
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University Clinics, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    World J Biol Psychiatry 12:118-23. 2011
    ..Despite growing evidence for an association between overweight and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), still little is known about the mechanisms underlying this relationship...
  23. ncbi request reprint The influence of sertraline on attention and verbal memory in children and adolescents with anxiety disorders
    Thomas Gunther
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 15:608-18. 2005
    ..Thus, the cognitive side effects of sertraline seemed to differ slightly between pediatric patients and those described in adult patient groups, should, therefore, be carefully assessed...
  24. doi request reprint Psychological and psychiatric aspects of pediatric obesity
    Johannes Hebebrand
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Duisburg Essen, Virchowstr 174, 45147 Essen, Germany
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 18:49-65. 2009
    ..Sources include peers, teachers, parents, and health care providers. It would indeed seem peculiar if this ongoing and intense stigmatization did not affect mental well-being at a very early stage of life...
  25. doi request reprint Age-dependent differences in attentional processes in ADHD and disruptive behavior disorder
    Thomas Gunther
    Child Neuropsychology Section, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Clinics, Technical University Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Dev Neuropsychol 34:422-34. 2009
    ..However, these group differences between ADHD, ADHD + DBD, and controls decreased with increasing age. Thus, age-related differences must be considered in neuropsychological studies...
  26. pmc Attentional performance in children and adolescents with tic disorder and co-occurring attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: new insights from a 2 × 2 factorial design study
    Ellen Greimel
    Child Neuropsychology Section, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of RWTH Aachen, 52074, Aachen, Germany
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 39:819-28. 2011
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  27. pmc Changes in grey matter development in autism spectrum disorder
    Ellen Greimel
    Child Neuropsychology Section, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of the RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Brain Struct Funct 218:929-42. 2013
    ..Results on age-related changes of regional GM volumes suggest that ASD is characterized by complex alterations in lifetime trajectories of several brain regions that underpin social-cognitive and motor functions...
  28. doi request reprint Association between neuroendocrinological parameters and learning and memory functions in adolescent anorexia nervosa before and after weight recovery
    Katharina Buehren
    University Hospital Aachen, Pauwelsstrase 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    J Neural Transm 118:963-8. 2011
    ..Normalization of body weight and resuming of menses is needed to restore learning and memory functions as well as to alleviate depressive symptoms...
  29. ncbi request reprint Clinical evaluation of subjective and objective changes in motor activity and attention in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in a double-blind methylphenidate trial
    Kerstin Konrad
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 15:180-90. 2005
    ..Thus, for clinical practice, it should be taken into account that behavior ratings of ADHD symptoms seemed to be predominantly influenced by changes of motor activity...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Reliability of attention and verbal memory tests with normal children and adolescents--clinical implications]
    Thomas Gunther
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Aachen
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 33:169-79. 2005
    ..Selected clinical findings are summarised. Neuropsychological attention and memory tasks that are suited for the examination of children and adolescents are described...
  31. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of methylphenidate on neural networks associated with executive attention in children with ADHD: results from a longitudinal functional MRI study
    Kerstin Konrad
    Child Neuropsychology Section, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital Aachen, Germany
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1633-41. 2007
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Methylphenidate-related growth impairment
    Kristian Holtkamp
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technical University, Aachen, Germany
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 12:55-61. 2002
    ..We found that the determination of growth velocity was a sensitive marker for the evaluation of growth impairment in our patient...
  33. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of methylphenidate on attentional functions in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Kerstin Konrad
    Techinical University of Aachen, Germany
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:191-8. 2004
    ..To examine the effects of methylphenidate on different attentional functions and behavior in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  34. doi request reprint [Psychiatric disorders after early brain damage in children and adolescents - four case reports]
    Thomas Gunther
    Lehr und Forschungsgebiet für klinische Neuropsychologie des Kindes und Jugendalters, Klinik für Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie, Universitätsklinikum der RWTH Aachen
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 36:427-35. 2008
    ..The characteristics of children and adolescents with organic mental disorders with regard to diagnosis and intervention will be exemplified and discussed within the following four case studies...
  35. ncbi request reprint Improvement of nutritional status as assessed by multifrequency BIA during 15 weeks of refeeding in adolescent girls with anorexia nervosa
    Claudia Mika
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technical University of Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    J Nutr 134:3026-30. 2004
    ..An individually determined and controlled hyperenergetic diet as part of a multidimensional, interdisciplinary treatment program for eating disorders seems to quickly improve the nutritional status of AN patients...
  36. doi request reprint How often do children meet ICD-10/DSM-IV criteria of attention deficit-/hyperactivity disorder and hyperkinetic disorder? Parent-based prevalence rates in a national sample--results of the BELLA study
    Manfred Dopfner
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Cologne, Robert Koch Strasse 10, 50931, Cologne, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:59-70. 2008
    ..There is a lack of representative prevalence rates for attention deficit-/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) according to DSM-IV criteria and hyperkinetic disorder (HD) according to ICD-10 criteria for German subjects...
  37. doi request reprint Adolescent eating disorders: definitions, symptomatology, epidemiology and comorbidity
    Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Neuenhofer Weg 21, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 18:31-47. 2009
    ..It covers diagnoses and assessment, recognition of typical symptoms, medical and psychiatric comorbidities, and current trends in epidemiology...
  38. doi request reprint Common obesity risk alleles in childhood attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Ozgür Albayrak
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, LVR Klinikum Essen, University of Duisburg Essen, D 45147 Essen, Germany
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 162:295-305. 2013
    ..Our results justify further research on the elucidation of the common genetic background of ADHD and obesity...
  39. doi request reprint Early pathogenic care and the development of ADHD-like symptoms
    Brigitte Dahmen
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Neuenhofer Weg 21, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    J Neural Transm 119:1023-36. 2012
    ..Based on this evidence, suggestions for the treatment of ADHD-like symptoms in children after adverse early life experiences are provided...
  40. doi request reprint Aetiology of anorexia nervosa: from a "psychosomatic family model" to a neuropsychiatric disorder?
    Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Neuenhofer Weg 21, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 261:S177-81. 2011
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Overview of treatment modalities in adolescent anorexia nervosa
    Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Departments of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Neuenhofer Weg 21, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 18:131-45. 2009
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Dysfunctional attentional networks in children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder: evidence from an event-related functional magnetic resonance imaging study
    Kerstin Konrad
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital Aachen, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 59:643-51. 2006
    ..Although there is evidence for attentional dysfunction in children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), the neural basis of these deficits remains poorly understood...
  43. doi request reprint Body mass index in adolescent anorexia nervosa patients in relation to age, time point and site of admission
    Katharina Bühren
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University Clinics RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 22:395-400. 2013
    ..Education strategies for parents and professionals should continue to be improved to further shorten the duration of illness before admission, especially for older adolescents...
  44. ncbi request reprint The influence of risperidone on attentional functions in children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and co-morbid disruptive behavior disorder
    Thomas Gunther
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 16:725-35. 2006
    ..However, no negative impact of risperidone was observed on attentional functions either, i.e., there was no slowing of cognitive speed...
  45. ncbi request reprint Structural brain abnormalities in adolescents with autism spectrum disorder and patients with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Sarah Brieber
    Child Neuropsychology Section, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital Aachen, Germany
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:1251-8. 2007
    ..For the identification of endophenotypes across diagnostic categories, further investigations of phenotypic overlap between ADHD and autism at the behavioural, neurocognitive, and brain levels are needed...
  46. ncbi request reprint Attentional dysfunction in children after corrective cardiac surgery in infancy
    Hedwig H Hövels-Gürich
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Aachen University of Technology, Aachen, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1425-30. 2007
    ..Attentional dysfunction in children after corrective cardiac surgery in infancy has rarely been evaluated and is the topic of the present work...
  47. ncbi request reprint Bone turnover during inpatient nutritional therapy and outpatient follow-up in patients with anorexia nervosa compared with that in healthy control subjects
    Martina Heer
    DLR Institute of Aerospace Medicine, Space Physiology, Linder Hoehe, 51170 Cologne, Germany
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:774-81. 2004
    ..Osteopenia and osteoporosis are among the most frequent and severe complications in adolescents with anorexia nervosa...
  48. doi request reprint Serum levels of S100B are decreased in chronic starvation and normalize with weight gain
    Kristian Holtkamp
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    J Neural Transm 115:937-40. 2008
    ..We found that nutritional status was an important factor influencing serum levels of S100B...
  49. doi request reprint Emotional processing in male adolescents with childhood-onset conduct disorder
    Sabine C Herpertz
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Rostock, Germany
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:781-91. 2008
    ..While a number of functional neuroimaging studies on emotional processing have been performed in antisocial adults, little is known about how CD children process emotional information...
  50. ncbi request reprint Elevated physical activity and low leptin levels co-occur in patients with anorexia nervosa
    Kristian Holtkamp
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Aachen University, D 52074 Aachen, Germany
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:5169-74. 2003
    ..003). Our results suggest that, similar to semistarvation-induced hyperactivity in rats, hypoleptinemia in patients with AN may be one important factor underlying the excessive physical activity...
  51. ncbi request reprint [Rating and standardisation of pictures from the International Affective Picture System appropriated for children. Examination of children in a field sample aged six to twelve years]
    Bodo Müller
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, Universitätsklinikum Rheinisch Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 32:235-43. 2004
    ..1999) relative to arousal and valence in 57 boys and 63 girls aged between six and twelve years...
  52. ncbi request reprint Similar autonomic responsivity in boys with conduct disorder and their fathers
    Sabine C Herpertz
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Rostock University, Rostock, Germany
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:535-44. 2007
    ..Antisocial behavior frequently occurs in families. This study investigated whether autonomic hypoarousal and hyporesponsivity, which have been observed in antisocial individuals of all ages, are passed from fathers to male offspring...
  53. ncbi request reprint Brain-derived neurotrophic factor V66M polymorphism in childhood-onset obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Rainald Mossner
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 8:133-6. 2005
  54. ncbi request reprint Novel mutations of the extraneuronal monoamine transporter gene in children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Andreas Lazar
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 11:35-48. 2008
    ..Heterologous expression of mutant cDNA revealed a 40% decline of transport capacity for norepinephrine. Rare mutations in the EMT gene suggest a causative or modulating role in genetic subtypes of OCD...
  55. doi request reprint Morphometric brain abnormalities in boys with conduct disorder
    Thomas Huebner
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital, RWTH Aachen, Germany
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:540-7. 2008
    ..Although there have been several neuroimaging studies on morphometric differences in adults with antisocial personality disorder, little is known about structural brain aberrations in boys with CD...
  56. ncbi request reprint [Phenomenology and co-morbidity of childhood onset obsessive compulsive disorder]
    Thomas Jans
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und Psychotherapie der Julius Maximilians Universität Würzburg, Germany
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 35:41-50. 2007
    ..The goal of the study was to investigate the contents and comorbidity features of obsessive-compulsive disorder in children and adolescents...
  57. ncbi request reprint Acquired dyslexia after stroke in the prereading stage: a single case treatment study with f MRI
    Anja Fiori
    Department of Neurolinguistics, University Hospital of Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Neurocase 12:252-62. 2006
    ..Data showed significant gains in reading performance only after the specific intervention. These gains remained stable in a catamnesis 2 years later...
  58. ncbi request reprint [Neuroimaging data of ADHD, tic-disorder and obsessive-compulsive-disorder in children and adolescents]
    Timo D Vloet
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Aachen, Neuenhofer Weg 21, DE 52074 Aachen
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 34:343-55. 2006
    ..Since the majority of the studies reviewed are characterised by small and heterogeneous samples, and since the studies differ in their methods, comparability is limited and general conclusions can not be drawn...
  59. ncbi request reprint [Memorandum for improving research performance and for supporting the future medical generation in child and adolescent psychiatry, psychosomatic medicine and psychotherapy]
    Johannes Hebebrand
    Klinik für Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie der Rheinischen Kliniken der Universität Duisburg Essen
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 34:169-76. 2006
  60. ncbi request reprint Clinical drug monitoring in child and adolescent psychiatry: side effects of atypical neuroleptics
    Christian Fleischhaker
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Albert Ludwigs University Freiburg, Hauptstrasse 8, 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 16:308-16. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to improve and evaluate the practibility of a method for the assessment of drug-associated side effects, and we implemented a clinical drug monitoring for atypical neuroleptics...
  61. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and restlessness correlate with leptin levels in patients with adolescent anorexia nervosa
    Kristian Holtkamp
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 60:311-3. 2006
    ..Leptin ameliorates anxiety-related movement in ob/ob mice. In this study, we assessed the relationship between leptin and qualities of physical activity and restlessness in acute anorexia nervosa (AN)...
  62. ncbi request reprint Response to emotional stimuli in boys with conduct disorder
    Sabine C Herpertz
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Rostock University, Gehlsheimer Str 20, D 18147 Rostock, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1100-7. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine autonomic arousal in boys with conduct disorder, comorbid conduct disorder and ADHD, and ADHD only...
  63. ncbi request reprint [Adolescent eating disorders]
    Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Aachen
    Prax Kinderpsychol Kinderpsychiatr 54:248-67. 2005
    ..g. weight rehabilitation, nutritional counselling, individual and family psychotherapy, and treatment of comorbid psychiatric disorders...
  64. ncbi request reprint Changes in bone turnover in patients with anorexia nervosa during eleven weeks of inpatient dietary treatment
    Martina Heer
    DLR Institute of Aerospace Medicine, Space Physiology, 51170 Cologne, Germany
    Clin Chem 48:754-60. 2002
    ..Many adolescents with anorexia nervosa suffer from severe osteopenia and osteoporosis. We hypothesized that individualized nutrition therapy may improve bone turnover in anorectic patients...