B Herpertz-Dahlmann

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Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Day-patient treatment after short inpatient care versus continued inpatient treatment in adolescents with anorexia nervosa (ANDI): a multicentre, randomised, open-label, non-inferiority trial
    Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of the RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany Electronic address
    Lancet 383:1222-9. 2014
  2. pmc Growing up is hard: mental disorders in adolescence
    Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital RWTH Aachen, Germany
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 110:432-9; quiz 440. 2013
  3. pmc Hyperresponsiveness to social rewards in children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
    Gregor Kohls
    Child Neuropsychology Section, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Neuenhofer Weg 21, D 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Behav Brain Funct 5:20. 2009
  4. doi request reprint [Anorexia nervosa in childhood and adolescence: course and significance for adulthood]
    B Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie des Kindes und Jugendalters, Universitatsklinikum Aachen, Neuenhofer Weg 21, 52074 Aachen, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 82:1093-9. 2011
  5. doi request reprint [Child and adolescent psychiatry and adult psychiatry: cooperation over the life span]
    B Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, RWTH Aachen, Neuenhofer Weg 21, 52074, Aachen, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 81:1298, 1300, 1302, passim. 2010
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis and therapy of post-traumatic stress disorders in childhood and adolescence. Responsibilities of the child and adolescent psychiatric trauma outpatient clinic]
    B Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, Aachen
    Nervenarzt 76:546-56. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Comorbid psychiatric disorders in female adolescents with first-onset anorexia nervosa
    K Bühren
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University Clinics RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 22:39-44. 2014

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  1. doi request reprint Day-patient treatment after short inpatient care versus continued inpatient treatment in adolescents with anorexia nervosa (ANDI): a multicentre, randomised, open-label, non-inferiority trial
    Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of the RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany Electronic address
    Lancet 383:1222-9. 2014
    ..We investigated the safety and efficacy of DP after short inpatient care compared with continued IP...
  2. pmc Growing up is hard: mental disorders in adolescence
    Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital RWTH Aachen, Germany
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 110:432-9; quiz 440. 2013
    ..Puberty brings on many biological, mental, and social changes. In this phase of life, the prevalence of serious mental disorders is about 10%...
  3. pmc Hyperresponsiveness to social rewards in children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
    Gregor Kohls
    Child Neuropsychology Section, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Neuenhofer Weg 21, D 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Behav Brain Funct 5:20. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  4. doi request reprint [Anorexia nervosa in childhood and adolescence: course and significance for adulthood]
    B Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie des Kindes und Jugendalters, Universitatsklinikum Aachen, Neuenhofer Weg 21, 52074 Aachen, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 82:1093-9. 2011
    ....
  5. doi request reprint [Child and adolescent psychiatry and adult psychiatry: cooperation over the life span]
    B Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, RWTH Aachen, Neuenhofer Weg 21, 52074, Aachen, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 81:1298, 1300, 1302, passim. 2010
    ..g., special wards for children and their parents, children of mentally ill parents), in medical teaching and postgraduate education as well as representative functions in societal and political issues...
  6. 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
    ....
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis and therapy of post-traumatic stress disorders in childhood and adolescence. Responsibilities of the child and adolescent psychiatric trauma outpatient clinic]
    B Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, Aachen
    Nervenarzt 76:546-56. 2005
    ..In addition, the social network and cooperating services are illustrated...
  10. ncbi request reprint Comorbid psychiatric disorders in female adolescents with first-onset anorexia nervosa
    K Bühren
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University Clinics RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 22:39-44. 2014
    ..To disentangle the effects of duration of illness on comorbid psychiatric symptoms, we investigated the rates of comorbid psychiatric disorders, suicidality and self-harm behaviour in adolescent patients with a first onset of AN...
  11. 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...
  12. ncbi request reprint 5-HT2A promoter polymorphism -1438G/A in children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorders
    S Walitza
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Julius Maximilians University, Wurzburg, Germany
    Mol Psychiatry 7:1054-7. 2002
    ..05) between individuals with OCD and controls. In this, to our knowledge, first association study based on children and adolescents with OCD, we confirm an association of the A-allele of the 5-HT2A receptor gene with OCD...
  13. ncbi request reprint Mutation screen of the brain derived neurotrophic factor gene (BDNF): identification of several genetic variants and association studies in patients with obesity, eating disorders, and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    S Friedel
    Clinical Research Group, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Philipps University of Marburg, 35039 Marburg, Germany
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 132:96-9. 2005
    ..This article contains supplementary material, which may be viewed at the American Journal of Medical Genetics website at http://www.interscience.wiley.com/jpages/0148-7299:1/suppmat/index.html...
  14. 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...
  15. ncbi request reprint High serum leptin levels subsequent to weight gain predict renewed weight loss in patients with anorexia nervosa
    K Holtkamp
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Aachen University, Neuenhofer Weg 21, D 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 29:791-7. 2004
    ..In conclusion, high serum leptin levels at discharge from inpatient treatment may indicate a risk for renewed weight loss and an unfavorable 1 yr outcome in AN...
  16. ncbi request reprint A genome-wide scan for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in 155 German sib-pairs
    J Hebebrand
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    Mol Psychiatry 11:196-205. 2006
    ..Despite differences in ethnicity, ascertainment and phenotyping schemes, linkage results in ADHD appear remarkably consistent...
  17. ncbi request reprint Transmission disequilibrium of polymorphic variants in the tryptophan hydroxylase-2 gene in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    S Walitza
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Julius Maximilians University, Wurzburg, Germany
    Mol Psychiatry 10:1126-32. 2005
    ..064). Our results link potentially functional TPH2 variations to the pathophysiology of ADHD, and further support the relevance of 5-HT in disorders related to altered motor activity and cognitive processes...
  18. ncbi request reprint The effect of therapeutically induced weight gain on plasma leptin levels in patients with anorexia nervosa
    K Holtkamp
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Aachen University, Neuenhofer Weg 21, D 52074, Aachen, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 37:165-9. 2003
    ..001) and lg10 leptin level at admission (P=0.002). In conclusion, we confirmed weight gain induced hyperleptinemia in AN. Further research is required to assess if this phenomenon contributes to renewed weight loss...
  19. ncbi request reprint Reproductive function during weight gain in anorexia nervosa. Leptin represents a metabolic gate to gonadotropin secretion
    K Holtkamp
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Technical University of Aachen, Germany
    J Neural Transm 110:427-35. 2003
    ..Once this is exceeded other biological mechanisms seem to be important for the complete recovery of the reproductive function and the resumption of menses...
  20. ncbi request reprint Overweight and obesity in children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
    K Holtkamp
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technical University of Aachen, Germany
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:685-9. 2004
    ..The aim of our study was to assess if the prevalence of overweight and obesity is lower in a population of boys with ADHD in comparison with the German healthy male reference population of the same age...
  21. 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...
  22. ncbi request reprint No evidence for preferential transmission of common valine allele of the Val66Met polymorphism of the brain-derived neurotrophic factor gene (BDNF) in ADHD
    B G Schimmelmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Rheinische Kliniken Essen, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    J Neural Transm 114:523-6. 2007
    ..We did not find support for an involvement of the Val66 allele of the Val66Met polymorphism of BDNF in the pathogenesis of ADHD in our sample...
  23. 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...
  24. ncbi request reprint Transmission disequilibrium studies in children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorders pertaining to polymorphisms of genes of the serotonergic pathway
    S Walitza
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Julius Maximilians University, Wurzburg, Germany
    J Neural Transm 111:817-25. 2004
    ..We did not detect transmission disequilibrium of the investigated polymorphisms in OCD. Hence, these polymorphisms do not play a major role in the genetic predisposition to early onset OCD...
  25. doi request reprint Comparison of metabolic profiles of acutely ill and short-term weight recovered patients with anorexia nervosa reveals alterations of 33 out of 163 metabolites
    M Föcker
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University of Duisburg Essen, Wickenburgstr 21, 45147 Essen, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 46:1600-9. 2012
    ..Further studies are warranted to distinguish between state and trait related alterations and to establish diagnostic sensitivity and specificity of the thus altered metabolites...
  26. ncbi request reprint A retrospective study of SSRI treatment in adolescent anorexia nervosa: insufficient evidence for efficacy
    K Holtkamp
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Clinic of Aachen, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 39:303-10. 2005
    ..Clinicians should be chary in prescribing SSRI in adolescent AN unless randomized controlled trials have proofed the benefit of these drugs...
  27. ncbi request reprint Hyperactivity in patients with anorexia nervosa and in semistarved rats: evidence for a pivotal role of hypoleptinemia
    J Hebebrand
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Philipps University Marburg, Hans Sachs Strasse 6, 35033 Marburg, Germany
    Physiol Behav 79:25-37. 2003
    ..In the first and second parts of our review, we will summarize the relevant findings pertaining to hyperactivity in AN patients and in the rat model, respectively. We conclude with a synopsis and implications for future research...
  28. doi request reprint Screening for anorexia nervosa via measurement of serum leptin levels
    M Föcker
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Duisburg Essen, Virchowstr 174, 45147, Essen, Germany
    J Neural Transm 118:571-8. 2011
    ..Hypoleptinemia represents a state marker of acute AN and is useful for a laboratory-based diagnostic screening...
  29. ncbi request reprint Depression, anxiety, and obsessionality in long-term recovered patients with adolescent-onset anorexia nervosa
    K Holtkamp
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Technical University of Aachen, Neuenhofer Weg 21, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 14:106-10. 2005
    ..In conclusion, depressive, anxious, and obsessive-compulsive symptoms may be personality traits in subjects with former adolescent anorexia nervosa...
  30. ncbi request reprint Development of neural correlates of empathy from childhood to early adulthood: an fMRI study in boys and adult men
    E Greimel
    Child Neuropsychology Section, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of the RWTH Aachen, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    J Neural Transm 117:781-91. 2010
    ..Our findings may have important implications for the development of novel therapeutic interventions in clinical conditions characterized by empathy deficits, such as autism spectrum disorder...
  31. 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...
  32. ncbi request reprint Influence of acute tryptophan depletion on verbal declarative episodic memory in young adult females
    K Helmbold
    Translational Neuroscience in Psychiatry and Neurology, Clinic for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Neuenhofer Weg 21, 52074, Aachen, Germany
    Amino Acids 45:1207-19. 2013
    ..In light of the possible interplay between female sex hormones and 5-HT, further studies comparing different menstrual cycle phases are needed...
  33. ncbi request reprint Age-dependent neuropsychological deficits and effects of methylphenidate in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a comparison of pre- and grade-school children
    C Hanisch
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Technical University, Aachen, Germany
    J Neural Transm 111:865-81. 2004
    ..Depending on the nature of the specified attention deficit, subjects were assigned to groups of cognitive subtypes. The effects of methylphenidate (MPH) were analysed depending on age and cognitive subtype...
  34. ncbi request reprint Weight gain associated with clozapine, olanzapine and risperidone in children and adolescents
    C Fleischhaker
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Albert Ludwig University, Freiburg, Germany
    J Neural Transm 114:273-80. 2007
    ..8 kg, SD = 1.3) and clozapine (mean = 2.5 kg, SD = 2.9) groups. Olanzapine and risperidone, but not clozapine, caused a disproportionately higher weight gain in children and adolescents in comparison to adults...
  35. ncbi request reprint Social class, parental education, and obesity prevalence in a study of six-year-old children in Germany
    A Lamerz
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital Aachen, Neuenhofer Weg 21, Aachen, Germany
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:373-80. 2005
    ..To assess the association between socioeconomic status (SES) and childhood obesity, and which factor in particular stands out in relation to obesity...
  36. ncbi request reprint Verbal memory and aspects of attentional control in children and adolescents with anxiety disorders or depressive disorders
    Thomas Gunther
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital of Aachen, Neuenhofer Weg 21, D 52074 Aachen, Germany
    J Affect Disord 82:265-9. 2004
    ..The aim was to examine basic performance on attention and memory tasks in treatment-naive children and adolescents with anxiety disorder or depressive disorder and in healthy subjects under drug-free conditions...
  37. doi request reprint [Development of antisocial disorders--impact of the autonomic stress system]
    T D Vloet
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, Medizinische Fakultat, Universitatsklinikum Aachen, 52074 Aachen
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 78:131-8. 2010
    ..Particularly early diagnostic assessment of the individual's extent of trait anxiety might help to specify therapeutic opportunities and could thereby improve therapeutic efficiency...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Psychological education as a group process for parents of adolescents with eating disorders]
    U Hagenah
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Aachen
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 31:51-8. 2003
    ..According to their own reports, parents appreciate this means of support to help them cope with their child's illness...
  39. ncbi request reprint Oculomotor inhibition in children with and without attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
    C Hanisch
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital Aachen, Germany
    J Neural Transm 113:671-84. 2006
    ....
  40. 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...
  41. ncbi request reprint Self-perceived stigmatization in female patients with anorexia nervosa--results from an explorative retrospective pilot study of adolescents
    A Maier
    Institute of History, Theory and Ethics in Medicine, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Psychopathology 47:127-32. 2014
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to empirically assess the previous stigmatization and discrimination experiences of young female patients with anorexia nervosa (AN) using a retrospective explorative approach...
  42. doi request reprint ADHD and delinquency--a developmental perspective
    G G von Polier
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Behav Sci Law 30:121-39. 2012
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint [Predictors of antisocial behaviour. Peripheral psychophysiological findings in children and adults with conduct disorder]
    T D Vloet
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Aachen, Neuenhofer Weg 21, 52074 Aachen
    Nervenarzt 77:782-90. 2006
    ..Due to its versatility, this biological marker might be used for prevention in children at greater risk of developing antisocial behaviour...
  44. doi request reprint [Evaluation of diagnostic and therapeutic services in German university hospitals for adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)]
    T M Michel
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, RWTH Aachen Universität, Pauwelsstrasse 30, Aachen
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 78:402-13. 2010
    ..In order to receive funding for adequate treatment at an "autism therapy centre", a Consultant psychiatrist has to diagnose ASD...
  45. pmc Long term behavioural outcome after neonatal arterial switch operation for transposition of the great arteries
    H H Hövels-Gürich
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Aachen University of Technology, Pauwelsstr 30, D 52057 Aachen, Germany
    Arch Dis Child 87:506-10. 2002
    ..To evaluate behavioural outcome and quality of life in children aged 8-14 years after neonatal arterial switch operation for transposition of the great arteries...
  46. ncbi request reprint Long-term behavior and quality of life after corrective cardiac surgery in infancy for tetralogy of Fallot or ventricular septal defect
    H H Hövels-Gürich
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Aachen University of Technology, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52057 Aachen, Germany
    Pediatr Cardiol 28:346-54. 2007
    ..The risk of long-term psychosocial maladjustment after corrective surgery in infancy is increased compared to that for normal children and related to the presence of neurodevelopmental dysfunction...
  47. 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)...
  48. 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
    ....
  49. doi request reprint Structural and functional MRI- findings in children and adolescents with antisocial behavior
    Timo D Vloet
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen, University Hospital, Neuenhofer Weg 21, D 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Behav Sci Law 26:99-111. 2008
    ..Neurobiological aspects of CD have been investigated in these children but little is known about structural and functional brain aberrations...
  50. 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...
  51. 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...
  52. doi request reprint [Psychotherapy for traumatized children and adolescents--cognitive-behavioral treatments]
    Michael Simons
    Klinik für Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie RWTH Aachen, Neuenhofer Weg 21, Aachen
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 36:345-52. 2008
    ..Of the different cognitive-behavioral programmes validated, trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy yields the best evidence, particularly in the treatment of sexually abused children and adolescents...
  53. 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...
  54. doi request reprint [Neuropsychological performance in anorexia and bulimia nervosa]
    Katharina Bühren
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Aachen
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 36:377-86; quiz 387-8. 2008
    ..The following review describes in detail the neuropsychological impairments in eating disorders, potential factors influencing cognitive performance, and resulting implications for clinical every day life...
  55. 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...
  56. 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...
  57. 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...
  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 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...
  60. ncbi request reprint [Aetiology and life-course of conduct disorder in childhood: risk factors for the development of an antisocial personality disorder]
    Timo D Vloet
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Aachen
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 34:101-14; quiz 114-5. 2006
    ..While antisocial behaviour is only transient in some children, others show increasing criminal behaviour and delinquency, and some even develop an antisocial personality disorder...
  61. 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...
  62. ncbi request reprint Metacognitive therapy versus exposure and response prevention for pediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder. A case series with randomized allocation
    Michael Simons
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom 75:257-64. 2006
    ..In the present study, a new treatment rationale - metacognitive therapy (MCT) for children - was developed and evaluated...
  63. 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
    ....
  64. doi request reprint Neuronal correlates of facial emotion discrimination in early onset schizophrenia
    Nina Y Seiferth
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Neuropsychopharmacology 34:477-87. 2009
    ..These changes are accompanied by hyperactivations in areas related to emotion regulation and attribution, possibly reflecting compensatory mechanisms...
  65. ncbi request reprint [Psychotherapy of compulsive disorder in children and adolescents--an overview]
    M Simons
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Aachen
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 31:213-21. 2003
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint The role of leptin in anorexia nervosa: clinical implications
    J Hebebrand
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    Mol Psychiatry 12:23-35. 2007
    ..The fact that hypoleptinaemia can induce hyperactivity in a rat model for AN has led to a series of studies in AN patients, which support the notion that application of leptin to severely hyperactive patients might prove beneficial...
  67. ncbi request reprint Attentional functions in children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder with and without comorbid tic disorder
    E Greimel
    Child Neuropsychology Section, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of the RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    J Neural Transm 115:191-200. 2008
    ..Alternatively, compensatory neural mechanisms of TD patients may result in a better neuropsychological performance of comorbid patients relative to patients suffering from pure ADHD...
  68. 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
    ....
  69. 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...
  70. 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...
  71. 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...
  72. doi request reprint [Trauma and traumatic disorders in children and adolescents]
    Michael Simons
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, RWTH Aachen
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 36:151-61. 2008
    ..Moreover, the "Complex Trauma Taskforce" of the National Child Traumatic Stress Network proposes a diagnosis called Developmental Trauma Disorder to better capture the problems of children suffering from early and complex traumata...
  73. ncbi request reprint Family-based association study of serotonergic candidate genes and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in a German sample
    P Heiser
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany
    J Neural Transm 114:513-21. 2007
    ..We cannot rule out the possibility that other variations in the investigated genes contribute to the etiology of ADHD...
  74. ncbi request reprint Eating disorders: anorexia and bulimia nervosa
    B Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Handb Clin Neurol 106:447-62. 2012
    ..It is important to understand the neurobiological mechanism underlying these disorders, to develop more effective evidence-based therapeutic strategies...
  75. doi request reprint Psychiatric symptoms in a patient with Wolfram syndrome caused by a combination of thalamic deficit and endocrinological pathologies
    T Nickl-Jockschat
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Neurocase 15:47-52. 2008
    ..In addition, hypoglycaemia seemed to trigger rapid mood swings. As soon as blood glucose levels improved, the patient stabilized emotionally and assaultive behaviour disappeared while the cognitive deficits remained unchanged...
  76. doi request reprint No association between affective and behavioral dysregulation and parameters of thyroid function in youths
    F D Zepf
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, RWTH University of Aachen, Germany
    J Affect Disord 134:478-82. 2011
    ..The present study investigated whether altered thyroid functioning in youths is associated with the severe mood dysregulation symptoms characterized by the CBCL-DP...
  77. 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...
  78. 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...
  79. ncbi request reprint A 2-year prospective study of bone metabolism and bone mineral density in adolescents with anorexia nervosa
    C Mika
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Clinic, Technical University, Aachen, Germany
    J Neural Transm 114:1611-8. 2007
    ..Since we could not observe a "catch up" effect in BMD of girls with AN in a 2-year follow-up, BMD of these patients needs to be carefully monitored until adulthood to detect early osteoporosis...
  80. ncbi request reprint Psychophysiological responses in ADHD boys with and without conduct disorder: implications for adult antisocial behavior
    S C Herpertz
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Aachen Technical University, Aachen, Germany
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:1222-30. 2001
    ..These findings give further support for a high persistence of antisocial behavior from childhood to adulthood, while no evidence was found that ADHD itself is associated with a predisposition to antisocial behavior...
  81. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome and prognosis of obsessive-compulsive disorder with onset in childhood or adolescence
    C Wewetzer
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, , , , Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 10:37-46. 2001
    ..5%), avoidant (21.8%), and paranoid (12.7%) personality disorders. In-patient treatment, terminating treatment against advice and tics in childhood or adolescence significantly correlated with more severe OC symptoms in adulthood...
  82. ncbi request reprint Association and linkage of allelic variants of the dopamine transporter gene in ADHD
    S Friedel
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    Mol Psychiatry 12:923-33. 2007
    ..Future studies are required to assess if variation at this locus also explains other positive linkage results obtained for chromosome 5p...
  83. 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...
  84. 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...
  85. 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...
  86. 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...
  87. 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...
  88. 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...
  89. 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...
  90. 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...
  91. 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...
  92. 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)...
  93. 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...
  94. 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...
  95. ncbi request reprint Brain-derived neurotrophic factor V66M polymorphism in childhood-onset obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Rainald Mossner
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 8:133-6. 2005
  96. ncbi request reprint Transmission disequilibrium of polymorphic variants in the tryptophan hydroxylase-2 gene in children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Rainald Mossner
    Clinical and Molecular Psychobiology, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Wurzburg, Fuchsleinstrasse 15, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 9:437-42. 2006
    ..58 (95% CI 0.98-6.82). In conclusion, the results link TPH2 variations to the pathogenesis of early-onset OCD and further support the aetiological relevance of 5-HT signalling in OCD...
  97. ncbi request reprint [Relevance and results of Theory of Mind research for autism and other psychiatric disorders]
    Nicole Bruning
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Aachen
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 33:77-88. 2005
    ..One of the most prominent approaches to explaining these abnormalities is the "Theory of Mind" (Baron-Cohen et al., 1885)...
  98. 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...
  99. 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
  100. 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...
  101. 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...