Hans Christoph Friederich

Summary

Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi [Stress and autonomic dysregulation in patients with fibromyalgia syndrome]
    H C Friederich
    Allgemeine Klinische und Psychosomatische Medizin, Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Heidelberg
    Schmerz 19:185-8, 190-2, 194. 2005
  2. doi Neural correlates of body dissatisfaction in anorexia nervosa
    Hans Christoph Friederich
    Eating Disorders Unit, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, DeCrespigny Park, SE5 8AF London, UK
    Neuropsychologia 48:2878-85. 2010
  3. ncbi I'm not as slim as that girl: neural bases of body shape self-comparison to media images
    Hans Christoph Friederich
    Eating Disorders Unit, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, SE5 8AF, London, UK
    Neuroimage 37:674-81. 2007
  4. doi Grey matter abnormalities within cortico-limbic-striatal circuits in acute and weight-restored anorexia nervosa patients
    Hans Christoph Friederich
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Neuroimage 59:1106-13. 2012
  5. ncbi The thinner the better: self-esteem and low body weight in anorexia nervosa
    Timo Brockmeyer
    Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics, Heidelberg, Germany Department for Psychology, Centre for Psychological Psychotherapy, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Psychol Psychother 20:394-400. 2013
  6. doi Event-related potentials during recognition of semantic and pictorial food stimuli in patients with anorexia nervosa and healthy controls with varying internal states of hunger
    Christoph Nikendei
    Department of Psychosomatic and General Internal Medicine, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Thibautstrasse 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychosom Med 74:136-45. 2012
  7. doi Training cognitive flexibility in patients with anorexia nervosa: a pilot randomized controlled trial of cognitive remediation therapy
    Timo Brockmeyer
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics, University Hospital Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Eat Disord 47:24-31. 2014
  8. doi Functional neuroanatomy of body checking in people with anorexia nervosa
    Masashi Suda
    Department of Academic Psychiatry, Section of Eating Disorders, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Eat Disord 46:653-62. 2013
  9. ncbi Differential motivational responses to food and pleasurable cues in anorexia and bulimia nervosa: a startle reflex paradigm
    Hans Christoph Friederich
    Eating Disorders Unit, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychol Med 36:1327-35. 2006
  10. doi Interpersonal motives in anorexia nervosa: the fear of losing one's autonomy
    Timo Brockmeyer
    University Hospital Heidelberg, Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics, Germany
    J Clin Psychol 69:278-89. 2013

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi [Stress and autonomic dysregulation in patients with fibromyalgia syndrome]
    H C Friederich
    Allgemeine Klinische und Psychosomatische Medizin, Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Heidelberg
    Schmerz 19:185-8, 190-2, 194. 2005
    ....
  2. doi Neural correlates of body dissatisfaction in anorexia nervosa
    Hans Christoph Friederich
    Eating Disorders Unit, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, DeCrespigny Park, SE5 8AF London, UK
    Neuropsychologia 48:2878-85. 2010
    ..Insula hyperactivation along with ACC hypoactivation may be critical for altered interoceptive awareness to body self-comparison and/or for altered implicit motivation to thin-idealized body images in AN patients...
  3. ncbi I'm not as slim as that girl: neural bases of body shape self-comparison to media images
    Hans Christoph Friederich
    Eating Disorders Unit, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, SE5 8AF, London, UK
    Neuroimage 37:674-81. 2007
    ..Brain networks associated with anxiety induced by self-comparison to slim images may be involved in the genesis of body dissatisfaction and hence with vulnerability to eating disorders...
  4. doi Grey matter abnormalities within cortico-limbic-striatal circuits in acute and weight-restored anorexia nervosa patients
    Hans Christoph Friederich
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Neuroimage 59:1106-13. 2012
    ..The findings of the study suggest that structural abnormalities of the ACC and SMA were independent of the disease stage, whereas subcortical limbic-striatal changes were state dependent...
  5. ncbi The thinner the better: self-esteem and low body weight in anorexia nervosa
    Timo Brockmeyer
    Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics, Heidelberg, Germany Department for Psychology, Centre for Psychological Psychotherapy, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Psychol Psychother 20:394-400. 2013
    ..These preliminary results strengthen the assumption that low body weight may foster self-esteem in patients with acAN, mainly through the satisfaction of an achievement motive...
  6. doi Event-related potentials during recognition of semantic and pictorial food stimuli in patients with anorexia nervosa and healthy controls with varying internal states of hunger
    Christoph Nikendei
    Department of Psychosomatic and General Internal Medicine, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Thibautstrasse 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychosom Med 74:136-45. 2012
    ..To elucidate maladaptive central processing of food cues during recognition tasks in anorexia nervosa (AN), while considering influences of nutritional preload and presentation modality (word versus picture)...
  7. doi Training cognitive flexibility in patients with anorexia nervosa: a pilot randomized controlled trial of cognitive remediation therapy
    Timo Brockmeyer
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics, University Hospital Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Eat Disord 47:24-31. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the feasibility and efficacy (by estimating the effect size) of specifically tailored CRT for AN, compared to non-specific cognitive training...
  8. doi Functional neuroanatomy of body checking in people with anorexia nervosa
    Masashi Suda
    Department of Academic Psychiatry, Section of Eating Disorders, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Eat Disord 46:653-62. 2013
    ..This functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging study examined the neuroanatomy involved in altered perception and identification with body checking in female with anorexia nervosa (AN)...
  9. ncbi Differential motivational responses to food and pleasurable cues in anorexia and bulimia nervosa: a startle reflex paradigm
    Hans Christoph Friederich
    Eating Disorders Unit, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychol Med 36:1327-35. 2006
    ..SEM was used because it is sensitive to motivational states of approach (appetitive response) and withdrawal (aversive response), which are independent of conscious intentional control...
  10. doi Interpersonal motives in anorexia nervosa: the fear of losing one's autonomy
    Timo Brockmeyer
    University Hospital Heidelberg, Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics, Germany
    J Clin Psychol 69:278-89. 2013
    ..This study examined the widely held but insufficiently studied hypothesis of autonomy disturbances in anorexia nervosa...
  11. doi Neural reward processing is modulated by approach- and avoidance-related personality traits
    Joe J Simon
    Section of Experimental Psychopathology, Department of Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Neuroimage 49:1868-74. 2010
    ....
  12. ncbi Functional neuroanatomy of body shape perception in healthy and eating-disordered women
    Rudolf Uher
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London
    Biol Psychiatry 58:990-7. 2005
    ..Abnormalities in perception and evaluation of body shape are a hallmark of eating disorders...
  13. doi Specific emotion regulation impairments in major depression and anorexia nervosa
    Timo Brockmeyer
    University Hospital Heidelberg, Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 200:550-3. 2012
    ..These findings support the notion of ER difficulties as transdiagnostic phenomena, and suggest that depression may be characterized by broader and greater ER difficulties than anorexia nervosa...
  14. doi Neurocircuit function in eating disorders
    Hans Christoph Friederich
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics, Medical University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Eat Disord 46:425-32. 2013
    ..Inadequate response to current therapeutic interventions constitutes a challenging clinical problem. A better understanding of the underlying neurobiological mechanisms could improve psychotherapeutic and drug treatment strategies...
  15. doi Neural correlates of impaired cognitive-behavioral flexibility in anorexia nervosa
    Arne Zastrow
    Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Department of Psychosomatic and General Internal Medicine, Thibautstr 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 166:608-16. 2009
    ..Impaired cognitive-behavioral flexibility is regarded as a trait marker in anorexia nervosa patients. The authors sought to investigate the neural correlates of this deficit in executive functioning in anorexia nervosa...
  16. doi Inhibitory control and decision making under risk in bulimia nervosa and binge-eating disorder
    Mudan Wu
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Eat Disord 46:721-8. 2013
    ..To investigate neuropsychological mechanisms of impulsivity in patients with bulimia nervosa (BN) and binge-eating disorder (BED)...
  17. doi Response inhibition or salience detection in the right ventrolateral prefrontal cortex?
    Stephan Walther
    Department of Psychiatry, Section of Experimental Psychopathology and Neurophysiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Neuroreport 22:778-82. 2011
    ..This reflects a more general salience-detection mechanism, which is not specific for response-inhibition tasks...
  18. pmc A graphical vector autoregressive modelling approach to the analysis of electronic diary data
    Beate Wild
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics, Medical University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:28. 2010
    ..To model dynamic dependence structures and feedback mechanisms between symptom-relevant variables, a multivariate time series method has to be applied...
  19. pmc Inhibitory control in bulimic-type eating disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Mudan Wu
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e83412. 2013
    ..There was a significantly larger impairment in inhibitory control to disease salient stimuli observed in BN patients, constituting a medium effect size. ..
  20. ncbi Treatment outcome in people with subthreshold compared with full-syndrome binge eating disorder
    Hans Christoph Friederich
    Department of Psychosomatic and General Internal Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:283-7. 2007
    ..This study was designed to compare eating-related and general psychopathology at baseline and in response to a multimodal treatment program in obese people with subBED compared with BED...
  21. doi Cognitive-behavioral flexibility in anorexia nervosa
    Hans Christoph Friederich
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics Im Neuenheimer Felds 410, Medical Hospital, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 6:111-23. 2011
    ..The conceptualization of AN as a neurodevelopmental striatocortical disorder may help to develop new promising treatment approaches for this severe disorder...
  22. ncbi [Multilevel modelling applied to the analysis of diary data of obese patients with and without binge eating disorder]
    Beate Wild
    Klinik für Psychosomatische und Allgemeine Klinische Medizin, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 58:295-302. 2008
    ..Significant differences in the development of the eating behaviour over time were found for the subgroups of patients with and without BED...
  23. pmc Acupuncture treatment in irritable bowel syndrome
    A Schneider
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Medical Hospital, University of Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 2, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Gut 55:649-54. 2006
    ..Despite occasional positive reports on the efficacy of acupuncture (AC) on functions of the gastrointestinal tract, there is no conclusive evidence that AC is effective in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)...
  24. ncbi Cardiac parasympathetic regulation in obese women with binge eating disorder
    H C Friederich
    Department of Internal Medicine II Internal and Psychosomatic Medicine, University of Heidelberg, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:534-42. 2006
    ....
  25. ncbi Intra-individual reaction time variability in schizophrenia, depression and borderline personality disorder
    Stefan Kaiser
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Psychiatry, Section Experimental Psychopathology, Voss Strasse 4, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Brain Cogn 66:73-82. 2008
    ..These results are discussed with respect to common versus disorder-specific neural mechanisms underlying increased IIV...
  26. doi TaqIA polymorphism in dopamine D2 receptor gene complicates weight maintenance in younger obese patients
    Julia K Winkler
    Department of Medicine I and Clinical Chemistry, University of Heidelberg, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Nutrition 28:996-1001. 2012
    ..However, the effect of the polymorphism on the success in weight loss and/or weight maintenance during weight-loss programs has not been evaluated thus far...
  27. doi Starvation and emotion regulation in anorexia nervosa
    Timo Brockmeyer
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Compr Psychiatry 53:496-501. 2012
    ..The findings are consistent with the hypothesis that self-starvation with accompanying low body weight serves as a dysfunctional behavior to regulate aversive emotions in AN...
  28. doi Elevated myocardial enzymes and natriuretic peptides in anorexia nervosa: prototypic condition for the pathophysiology of cachexia?
    Arne Zastrow
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cardiology 118:256-9. 2011
    ..A review of the available literature is provided. Further research is required to explain the pathophysiological meaning of the abnormal laboratory findings...
  29. doi Immunogenicity and safety of H1N1 vaccination in anorexia nervosa--results from a pilot study
    Arne Zastrow
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Eat Disord 45:146-9. 2012
    ..Currently, no recommendation can be given on the safety and immunogenicity of indicated vaccinations in this malnourished population...
  30. doi Acupuncture improves exercise tolerance of patients with heart failure: a placebo-controlled pilot study
    Arnt V Kristen
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Heart 96:1396-400. 2010
    ..Experimental data have shown that stimulation of certain acupoints decreases autonomic dysbalance...
  31. pmc Sustained effects of a mindfulness-based stress-reduction intervention in type 2 diabetic patients: design and first results of a randomized controlled trial (the Heidelberger Diabetes and Stress-study)
    Mechthild Hartmann
    Department of Medicine II and Psychosomatics, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Diabetes Care 35:945-7. 2012
    ..e., depression, psychosocial stress) and the progression of nephropathy (i.e., albuminuria) and for improving the subjective health status of patients with type 2 diabetes...
  32. doi Quantitative sensory testing profiles in chronic back pain are distinct from those in fibromyalgia
    Klaus Blumenstiel
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics, Medical Hospital, Ruprecht Karls University Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin J Pain 27:682-90. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to disclose commonalities and differences in the pathophysiology of FMS and CBP...
  33. pmc The ANTOP study: focal psychodynamic psychotherapy, cognitive-behavioural therapy, and treatment-as-usual in outpatients with anorexia nervosa--a randomized controlled trial
    Beate Wild
    Department of Psychosomatic and General Internal Medicine, Medical University Hospital, Heidelberg, Germany
    Trials 10:23. 2009
    ..Each therapeutic approach is compared to a "treatment-as-usual" control group...