Claus Barkmann

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi Modelling trajectories of psychosomatic health complaints in children and adolescents: results of the BELLA study
    Claus Barkmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychotherapy, and Psychosomatics, Clinic for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychotherapy, and Psychosomatics, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrase 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 24:685-94. 2015
  2. pmc How often do German children and adolescents show signs of common mental health problems? Results from different methodological approaches--a cross-sectional study
    Kristin Sauer
    Health Policy and Outcomes Research, Division Health Economics, Centre for Social Policy Research, University of Bremen, Mary Somerville Straße 3, Bremen 28359, Germany
    BMC Public Health 14:229. 2014
  3. pmc Mental health related determinants of parenting stress among urban mothers of young children--results from a birth-cohort study in Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire
    Nan Guo
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 14:156. 2014
  4. pmc Clowning as a supportive measure in paediatrics - a survey of clowns, parents and nursing staff
    Claus Barkmann
    Forschungsgruppe Epidemiologie und Evaluation, Klinik für Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie, psychotherapie und psychosomatik W29, Universitätsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf Martinistraße 52, Hamburg, D 20246, Germany
    BMC Pediatr 13:166. 2013
  5. doi [Evaluation of the Marburg Spelling Training (MRT) in 2nd- and 3rd-grade students with spelling difficulties]
    Claus Barkmann
    AG Epidemiologie und Evaluation, Klinik für Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie, Psychotherapie und Psychosomatik, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 40:171-9. 2012
  6. doi Prevalence of emotional and behavioural disorders in German children and adolescents: a meta-analysis
    Claus Barkmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychosomatics, Center of Gynecology, Obstetrics and Paediatrics, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:194-203. 2012
  7. doi Applicability and efficacy of variable light in schools
    Claus Barkmann
    Center for Psychosocial Medicine, Clinic for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychotherapy, and Psychosomatics, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Physiol Behav 105:621-7. 2012
  8. doi Health-related quality of life in children and adolescents in Germany: results of the BELLA study
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Center for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistasse 52, W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:148-56. 2008
  9. doi Psychometric properties of two ADHD questionnaires: comparing the Conners' scale and the FBB-HKS in the general population of German children and adolescents--results of the BELLA study
    Michael Erhart
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, Centre for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:106-15. 2008
  10. doi The German version of the Centre for Epidemiological Studies Depression Scale for Children: psychometric evaluation in a population-based survey of 7 to 17 years old children and adolescents--results of the BELLA study
    Claus Barkmann
    Centre for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:116-24. 2008

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. doi Modelling trajectories of psychosomatic health complaints in children and adolescents: results of the BELLA study
    Claus Barkmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychotherapy, and Psychosomatics, Clinic for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychotherapy, and Psychosomatics, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrase 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 24:685-94. 2015
    ..The results confirm the findings of previous studies and provide representative data about the individual short-term development of PHC in children and adolescents in Germany. ..
  2. pmc How often do German children and adolescents show signs of common mental health problems? Results from different methodological approaches--a cross-sectional study
    Kristin Sauer
    Health Policy and Outcomes Research, Division Health Economics, Centre for Social Policy Research, University of Bremen, Mary Somerville Straße 3, Bremen 28359, Germany
    BMC Public Health 14:229. 2014
    ....
  3. pmc Mental health related determinants of parenting stress among urban mothers of young children--results from a birth-cohort study in Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire
    Nan Guo
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 14:156. 2014
    ..There are limited data on the parenting stress (PS) levels in sub-Saharan African mothers and on the association between ante- and postnatal depression and anxiety on PS...
  4. pmc Clowning as a supportive measure in paediatrics - a survey of clowns, parents and nursing staff
    Claus Barkmann
    Forschungsgruppe Epidemiologie und Evaluation, Klinik für Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie, psychotherapie und psychosomatik W29, Universitätsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf Martinistraße 52, Hamburg, D 20246, Germany
    BMC Pediatr 13:166. 2013
    ..The objectives of the present study were to clarify the structural and procedural conditions of paediatric clowning in Germany and to document the evaluations of hospital clowns, parents and hospital staff...
  5. doi [Evaluation of the Marburg Spelling Training (MRT) in 2nd- and 3rd-grade students with spelling difficulties]
    Claus Barkmann
    AG Epidemiologie und Evaluation, Klinik für Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie, Psychotherapie und Psychosomatik, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 40:171-9. 2012
    ..Children with severe dyslexia are substantially impaired because reading and writing are key competencies necessary for a successful academic and occupational career...
  6. doi Prevalence of emotional and behavioural disorders in German children and adolescents: a meta-analysis
    Claus Barkmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychosomatics, Center of Gynecology, Obstetrics and Paediatrics, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:194-203. 2012
    ..This meta-analysis aimed to determine the overall prevalence of emotional and behavioural disorders among children and adolescents in Germany, the dependence of prevalence estimates upon the methods employed and potential secular trends...
  7. doi Applicability and efficacy of variable light in schools
    Claus Barkmann
    Center for Psychosocial Medicine, Clinic for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychotherapy, and Psychosomatics, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Physiol Behav 105:621-7. 2012
    ..These results are in line with previous research findings. Thus, VL represents an environmental factor that can be useful to optimize general learning conditions in schools in the future...
  8. doi Health-related quality of life in children and adolescents in Germany: results of the BELLA study
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Center for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistasse 52, W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:148-56. 2008
    ..Identifying children and adolescents with particularly low health-related quality of life allows for an early detection of hidden morbidity and health care needs...
  9. doi Psychometric properties of two ADHD questionnaires: comparing the Conners' scale and the FBB-HKS in the general population of German children and adolescents--results of the BELLA study
    Michael Erhart
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, Centre for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:106-15. 2008
    ..The German ADHD Rating scale (FBB-HKS/ADHS) consists of 20 items that assess the severity and perceived burden of inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsiveness as defined by the ICD-10 and DSM-IV...
  10. doi The German version of the Centre for Epidemiological Studies Depression Scale for Children: psychometric evaluation in a population-based survey of 7 to 17 years old children and adolescents--results of the BELLA study
    Claus Barkmann
    Centre for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:116-24. 2008
    ....
  11. doi 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...
  12. doi Risk and protective factors for children's and adolescents' mental health: results of the BELLA study
    Nora Wille
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, Center for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Building W 29 Erikahaus, Martinistrasse 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:133-47. 2008
    ..Since prevalence rates of mental health problems in children and adolescents are high and of considerable relevance to public health, determinants of mental health, such as risk and protective factors, are of special interest...
  13. doi 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...
  14. doi 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...
  15. doi 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...
  16. doi Prevalence of mental health problems among children and adolescents in Germany: results of the BELLA study within the National Health Interview and Examination Survey
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf Centre for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, Martinistrasse 52, W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:22-33. 2008
    ..However, so far no detailed epidemiological data has been available for a representative national sample in Germany...
  17. doi Psychometric properties of the KINDL-R questionnaire: results of the BELLA study
    Monika Bullinger
    Center for Psychosocial Medicine, Institute and Polyclinic for Medical Psychology, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, S35, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:125-32. 2008
    ..One frequently used generic measure for children and adolescents is the KINDL-R questionnaire developed by Ravens-Sieberer and Bullinger (Qual Life Res 7:399-407, 1998)...
  18. doi The longitudinal BELLA study: design, methods and first results on the course of mental health problems
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychotherapy, and Psychosomatics, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistr 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 24:651-63. 2015
    ..Mental health problems in children and adolescents have a high risk to persist into adulthood. In children and adolescents a low rate of mental health service use was observed, even among those with mental health problems. ..
  19. ncbi Parental physical illness as a risk for psychosocial maladjustment in children and adolescents: epidemiological findings from a national survey in Germany
    Claus Barkmann
    Child Psychosomatics W29, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20146, Hamburg, Germany
    Psychosomatics 48:476-81. 2007
    ..Exposure to serious parental physical illness is an epidemiologically relevant risk factor for psychosocial maladjustment in children and adolescents that needs to be better recognized by medical professionals...
  20. doi The mental health module (BELLA study) within the German Health Interview and Examination Survey of Children and Adolescents (KiGGS): study design and methods
    Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer
    Department of Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, Center for Obstetrics and Paediatrics, University Clinic Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, W29, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 17:10-21. 2008
    ..No such difference was observed for the children's self-reported mental health. A weighting procedure was applied to correct for deviations from the sociodemographic and socioeconomic structure of the target population...
  21. pmc No association between antenatal common mental disorders in low-obstetric risk women and adverse birth outcomes in their offspring: results from the CDS study in Ghana and Côte D'Ivoire
    Carola Bindt
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e80711. 2013
    ..This study aimed to explore the association between antenatal depression and anxiety symptoms and birth outcomes in a low-obstetric risk sample of mother/child dyads in Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire...
  22. pmc Antepartum depression and anxiety associated with disability in African women: cross-sectional results from the CDS study in Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire
    Carola Bindt
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 7:e48396. 2012
    ..Data on the prevalence of common mental disorders in pregnant women in sub-Saharan Africa are scarce. We provide results from Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire...
  23. doi Very low birth-weight as a risk factor for postpartum depression four to six weeks postbirth in mothers and fathers: Cross-sectional results from a controlled multicentre cohort study
    Nadine Helle
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 180:154-61. 2015
    ..Furthermore, most studies assessing PPD in parents of preterm children relied on self-report only...
  24. ncbi Posttraumatic syndromes in children and adolescents after road traffic accidents--a prospective cohort study
    Ingo Schafer
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Psychopathology 39:159-64. 2006
    ..While other traumatic experiences in childhood are well studied, this kind of trauma has been poorly investigated to date...
  25. doi Chronic somatic complaints in adolescents: prevalence, predictive validity of the parent reports, and associations with social class, health status, and psychosocial distress
    Claus Barkmann
    Clinic for Psychosomatics in Children and Adolescents, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:1003-11. 2011
    ..Main research questions of this investigation focused on the prevalence of CSC, the predictive validity of parent reports, and the associations with social class, health status, and psychosocial distress...
  26. doi Psychometric properties of the 7-item Generalized Anxiety Disorder scale in antepartum women from Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire
    Dana Barthel
    Clinical Research Unit, Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine, Hamburg, Germany Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 169:203-11. 2014
    ..To explore the psychometric properties of the 7-item Generalized Anxiety Disorder scale (GAD-7) in West African pregnant women...
  27. ncbi Emotional and behavioral problems of children and adolescents in Germany--an epidemiological screening
    Claus Barkmann
    Clinic for Child Psychosomatics, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:357-66. 2005
    ..Previous studies that were carried out to investigate the prevalence of mental health problems among children and adolescents in Germany are based on regional samples, limited age ranges or used ambiguous case definitions...