A Karow

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Remission as perceived by people with schizophrenia, family members and psychiatrists
    A Karow
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Psychosis Early Detection and Intervention Centre, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 27:426-31. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Remitted but still impaired? Symptomatic versus functional remission in patients with schizophrenia
    A Karow
    Psychosis Early Detection and Intervention Centre, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 27:401-5. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of 12-month therapeutic assertive community treatment as part of integrated care versus standard care in patients with schizophrenia treated with quetiapine immediate release (ACCESS trial)
    Anne Karow
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Psychosis Centre, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:e402-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Quality of life profiles and changes in the course of maintenance treatment among 1,015 patients with severe opioid dependence
    A Karow
    University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Hamburg, Germany
    Subst Use Misuse 46:705-15. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Quality of life under maintenance treatment with heroin versus methadone in patients with opioid dependence
    A Karow
    University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Martinistr 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Drug Alcohol Depend 112:209-15. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Treatment of severe agitation with olanzapine in 166 patients with schizophrenia, schizoaffective, or bipolar I disorder
    M Lambert
    Psychosis Early Detection and Intervention Centre PEDIC, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medical Centre, Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 41:182-9. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Early- and delayed antipsychotic response and prediction of outcome in 528 severely impaired patients with schizophrenia treated with amisulpride
    M Lambert
    Psychosis Early Detection and Intervention Centre PEDIC, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf
    Pharmacopsychiatry 42:277-83. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of present and past antipsychotic side effects on attitude toward typical antipsychotic treatment and adherence
    M Lambert
    Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, Department for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Hamburg, Martini Street 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 19:415-22. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint PANSS syndromes and quality of life in schizophrenia
    A Karow
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Psychopathology 38:320-6. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Rates and predictors of remission and recovery during 3 years in 392 never-treated patients with schizophrenia
    M Lambert
    Psychosis Early Detection and Intervention Centre, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 118:220-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Remission as perceived by people with schizophrenia, family members and psychiatrists
    A Karow
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Psychosis Early Detection and Intervention Centre, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 27:426-31. 2012
    ..The aim of this observational study was to assess symptomatic remission by patients with schizophrenia, family members and psychiatrists and to compare their assessments with standardized criteria and clinical measures...
  2. doi request reprint Remitted but still impaired? Symptomatic versus functional remission in patients with schizophrenia
    A Karow
    Psychosis Early Detection and Intervention Centre, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 27:401-5. 2012
    ..This observational study was aimed at the investigation of deficits in daily functioning, symptoms and subjective well-being in remitted and non-remitted patients with schizophrenia...
  3. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of 12-month therapeutic assertive community treatment as part of integrated care versus standard care in patients with schizophrenia treated with quetiapine immediate release (ACCESS trial)
    Anne Karow
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Psychosis Centre, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 73:e402-8. 2012
    ..ACT was specifically developed for patients with schizophrenia, delivered by psychosis experts highly trained in respective psychotherapies, and embedded into an integrated care system...
  4. doi request reprint Quality of life profiles and changes in the course of maintenance treatment among 1,015 patients with severe opioid dependence
    A Karow
    University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Hamburg, Germany
    Subst Use Misuse 46:705-15. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to assess health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in patients diagnosed with opioid dependence as compared to healthy controls and patients diagnosed with depression and schizophrenia...
  5. doi request reprint Quality of life under maintenance treatment with heroin versus methadone in patients with opioid dependence
    A Karow
    University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Martinistr 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Drug Alcohol Depend 112:209-15. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Treatment of severe agitation with olanzapine in 166 patients with schizophrenia, schizoaffective, or bipolar I disorder
    M Lambert
    Psychosis Early Detection and Intervention Centre PEDIC, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medical Centre, Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 41:182-9. 2008
    ..Agitation is a common phenomenon in schizophrenia or acute mania. Because of the inability of patients to give informed consent in such situations, data from consenting studies are limited...
  7. doi request reprint Early- and delayed antipsychotic response and prediction of outcome in 528 severely impaired patients with schizophrenia treated with amisulpride
    M Lambert
    Psychosis Early Detection and Intervention Centre PEDIC, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf
    Pharmacopsychiatry 42:277-83. 2009
    ..Limiting factors of these studies include the restriction on symptomatic outcome, the inclusion of mostly moderately ill patients, and the use of various antipsychotics...
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of present and past antipsychotic side effects on attitude toward typical antipsychotic treatment and adherence
    M Lambert
    Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, Department for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Hamburg, Martini Street 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 19:415-22. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint PANSS syndromes and quality of life in schizophrenia
    A Karow
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Psychopathology 38:320-6. 2005
    ..The leading hypotheses were: (1) affective symptoms, especially depression and anxiety, are mostly associated with QOL longitudinally and (2) in the acute phase, QOL is also associated with positive schizophrenia symptoms...
  10. ncbi request reprint Rates and predictors of remission and recovery during 3 years in 392 never-treated patients with schizophrenia
    M Lambert
    Psychosis Early Detection and Intervention Centre, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 118:220-9. 2008
    ..Few studies have prospectively examined remission and recovery as well as their predictors in schizophrenia simultaneously. Aims of the study were to identify remission and recovery rates as well as their predictors in schizophrenia...
  11. doi request reprint Association of personality disorders, family conflicts and treatment with quality of life in opiate addiction
    A Karow
    Department of Psychiatry und Psychotherapy, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Addict Res 14:38-46. 2008
    ..Methods: 107 participants with long-term opiate addiction were included and interviewed at entry with the Europ-ASI and the PDQ-R. QOL (SF-36) and changes in different domains of the Europ-ASI were assessed after 2 years...
  12. ncbi request reprint Subjective well-being and initial dysphoric reaction under antipsychotic drugs - concepts, measurement and clinical relevance
    M Lambert
    Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, Department for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 36:S181-90. 2003
    ..This article reviews existing literature in order to approach relevant questions for pharmacotherapy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Good tolerability equals good results: the patient's perspective
    D Naber
    Hospital of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Hamburg, Martinistrasse 52, D 20247 Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 11:S391-6. 2001
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint The dilemma of insight into illness in schizophrenia: self- and expert-rated insight and quality of life
    A Karow
    Department for Psychiatry und Psychotherapy, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 258:152-9. 2008
    ..It was hypothesised that patients with greater self- and expert-rated insight into illness report lower QOL compared to patients with poor insight...
  15. ncbi request reprint Subjective well-being and quality of life under atypical antipsychotic treatment
    A Karow
    University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 162:3-10. 2002
    ..Furthermore, the benefit of introducing atypical antipsychotics early in the course of illness and their particular benefit in combination with rehabilitative non-pharmacological treatment is discussed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in blepharospasm or hemifacial spasm
    J Reimer
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Hamburg, Hamburg
    Acta Neurol Scand 111:64-70. 2005
    ..Health-related quality of life (HRQL) has become an important outcome criterion of medical interventions, but was hardly studied in patients with facial spasms...