Michael Obermeier

Summary

Affiliation: University of Munich
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Is the PANSS used correctly? a systematic review
    Michael Obermeier
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Nussbaumstrasse 7, Munich, Germany
    BMC Psychiatry 11:113. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Remission and recovery and their predictors in schizophrenia spectrum disorder: results from a 1-year follow-up naturalistic trial
    Rebecca Schennach
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Nussbaumstrasse 7, 80336, Munich, Germany
    Psychiatr Q 83:187-207. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Quality of life and subjective well-being in schizophrenia and schizophrenia spectrum disorders: valid predictors of symptomatic response and remission?
    Rebecca Schennach-Wolff
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    World J Biol Psychiatry 11:729-38. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Predictors of relapse in the year after hospital discharge among patients with schizophrenia
    Rebecca Schennach
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Nussbaumstreet 7, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Psychiatr Serv 63:87-90. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Evaluating depressive symptoms in schizophrenia: a psychometric comparison of the Calgary Depression Scale for Schizophrenia and the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
    Rebecca Schennach
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Psychopathology 45:276-85. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Do efficacy and effectiveness samples differ in antidepressant treatment outcome? An analysis of eligibility criteria in randomized controlled trials
    Florian Seemüller
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilian University Munich, Munich, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:1425-33. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Outcomes of 1014 naturalistically treated inpatients with major depressive episode
    Florian Seemüller
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Germany
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 20:346-55. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Clinical predictors of response and remission in inpatients with depressive syndromes
    Michael Riedel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Nussbaumstrasse 7, 80336 Munich, Germany
    J Affect Disord 133:137-49. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Response and remission criteria in major depression--a validation of current practice
    Michael Riedel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Nussbaumstrasse 7, 80336 Munich, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 44:1063-8. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Does clinical judgment of baseline severity and changes in psychopathology depend on the patient population? Results of a CGI and PANSS linking analysis in a naturalistic study
    Rebecca Schennach-Wolff
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Munich, Germany
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 30:726-31. 2010

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. pmc Is the PANSS used correctly? a systematic review
    Michael Obermeier
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Nussbaumstrasse 7, Munich, Germany
    BMC Psychiatry 11:113. 2011
    ..ratio scale) leads to a set of mathematical problems, potentially resulting in erroneous results concerning the efficacy of the treatment...
  2. doi request reprint Remission and recovery and their predictors in schizophrenia spectrum disorder: results from a 1-year follow-up naturalistic trial
    Rebecca Schennach
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Nussbaumstrasse 7, 80336, Munich, Germany
    Psychiatr Q 83:187-207. 2012
    ..0113) were found to be significantly predictive of recovery. Our results underline the need to implement more specific treatment strategies to improve long-term outcome...
  3. doi request reprint Quality of life and subjective well-being in schizophrenia and schizophrenia spectrum disorders: valid predictors of symptomatic response and remission?
    Rebecca Schennach-Wolff
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    World J Biol Psychiatry 11:729-38. 2010
    ..To examine quality of life and subjective well-being as predictors of symptomatic treatment outcome...
  4. doi request reprint Predictors of relapse in the year after hospital discharge among patients with schizophrenia
    Rebecca Schennach
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Nussbaumstreet 7, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Psychiatr Serv 63:87-90. 2012
    ..Relapse and its predictors were examined among patients with schizophrenia in the year after hospital discharge...
  5. doi request reprint Evaluating depressive symptoms in schizophrenia: a psychometric comparison of the Calgary Depression Scale for Schizophrenia and the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale
    Rebecca Schennach
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Psychopathology 45:276-85. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Do efficacy and effectiveness samples differ in antidepressant treatment outcome? An analysis of eligibility criteria in randomized controlled trials
    Florian Seemüller
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilian University Munich, Munich, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:1425-33. 2010
    ..Because of strict inclusion and exclusion criteria, results drawn from placebo-controlled randomized antidepressant efficacy trials may not be transferable to real-world patients...
  7. doi request reprint Outcomes of 1014 naturalistically treated inpatients with major depressive episode
    Florian Seemüller
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Germany
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 20:346-55. 2010
    ..Of those who ultimately achieved response more than 40% did so within the first 2weeks. An individualized naturalistic inpatient treatment approach appears to be beneficial in terms of effectiveness...
  8. doi request reprint Clinical predictors of response and remission in inpatients with depressive syndromes
    Michael Riedel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Nussbaumstrasse 7, 80336 Munich, Germany
    J Affect Disord 133:137-49. 2011
    ..We aimed at detecting a set of clinical baseline variables for prediction of response and remission in 1014 naturalistically treated inpatients with major depressive episode treated for 53.62 ± 47.5 days...
  9. doi request reprint Response and remission criteria in major depression--a validation of current practice
    Michael Riedel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Nussbaumstrasse 7, 80336 Munich, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 44:1063-8. 2010
    ..91) and a decrease of 47% for the BDI baseline score (AUC: 0.78) best corresponded CGI response criteria. Our data largely confirmed currently used remission and response criteria in naturalistically treated patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Does clinical judgment of baseline severity and changes in psychopathology depend on the patient population? Results of a CGI and PANSS linking analysis in a naturalistic study
    Rebecca Schennach-Wolff
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Munich, Germany
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 30:726-31. 2010
    ..Furthermore, these linking results were compared with those derived from randomized controlled trials to examine if the baseline severity might influence the linking results...
  11. doi request reprint The association of infectious agents and schizophrenia
    Daniela Krause
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    World J Biol Psychiatry 11:739-43. 2010
    ..However most of the studies have only focused on one single pathogen and not on the impact of different infectious agents. We investigated the association between schizophrenia and various neurotophic infectious agents...
  12. doi request reprint Attitude towards adherence in patients with schizophrenia at discharge
    Rebecca Schennach-Wolff
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Nussbaumstr 7, 80336 Munich, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 43:1294-301. 2009
    ....
  13. doi request reprint The controversial link between antidepressants and suicidality risks in adults: data from a naturalistic study on a large sample of in-patients with a major depressive episode
    Florian Seemüller
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Germany
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 12:181-9. 2009
    ..g. use of specific co-medications, supportive psychotherapy and continuous medical attendance by nursing staff) might be beneficial...
  14. doi request reprint Impaired monocyte activation in schizophrenia
    Norbert Muller
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilian University, Nussbaumstr 7, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 198:341-6. 2012
    ..The immunological dysfunctions might be associated with a poor clearance of pathogens in schizophrenia, which in turn could lead to a low-grade inflammatory process...
  15. pmc Should the PANSS be rescaled?
    Michael Obermeier
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Nussbaumstrasse 7, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Schizophr Bull 36:455-60. 2010
    ..Even significance levels of estimated treatment effects change, depending on the structure of the data (eg, baseline symptom severity). Using a PANSS version with items ranging from 0 to 6 would avoid such often neglected pitfalls...
  16. doi request reprint The Munich 15-year follow-up study (MUFUSSAD) on first-hospitalized patients with schizophrenic or affective disorders: comparison of psychopathological and psychosocial course and outcome and prediction of chronicity
    Hans Jurgen Moller
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munich, Nussbaumstrasse 7, 80336, Munich, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 260:367-84. 2010
    ..The Strauss-Carpenter Scale, male gender as well as several psychopathological syndromes are the most relevant predictors for chronicity...
  17. doi request reprint Does early improvement in major depression protect against treatment emergent suicidal ideation?
    Florian Seemüller
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Nussbaumstr 7, Munich, Germany
    J Affect Disord 124:183-6. 2010
    ..To investigate the association of early improvement and treatment emergent suicidal ideation in a large sample (N=705) of naturalistically treated inpatients with major depressive disorder...
  18. doi request reprint Intracellular monocytic cytokine levels in schizophrenia show an alteration of IL-6
    Daniela L Krause
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilian University Munich, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 262:393-401. 2012
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Celecoxib treatment in an early stage of schizophrenia: results of a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of celecoxib augmentation of amisulpride treatment
    Norbert Muller
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Germany
    Schizophr Res 121:118-24. 2010
    ..In future, further trials are needed to investigate the effect of COX-2 inhibitors on prodromal and negative symptoms of schizophrenia...
  20. doi request reprint Monocytic HLA DR antigens in schizophrenic patients
    Daniela Krause
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Neurosci Res 72:87-93. 2012
    ..038). The increased monocytic HLA DR in schizophrenic patients and the maladjustment of their monocytic HLA DR levels to an infectious stimulus might be a sign for a disturbed monocytic immune balance in schizophrenic individuals...
  21. doi request reprint No influence of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) polymorphisms on treatment response in a naturalistic sample of patients with major depression
    Richard Musil
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Psychiatric Clinic, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Nussbaumstrasse 7, 80336, Munich, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 263:405-12. 2013
    ..However, results showed a tendency towards significance. At this stage, we cannot support an influence of these three polymorphisms. Further studies in larger patient samples to increase sample sizes of subgroups are warranted. ..
  22. doi request reprint The potential role of Marginal Structural Models (MSMs) in testing the effectiveness of antidepressants in the treatment of patients with major depression in everyday clinical practice
    Emanuel Severus
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    World J Biol Psychiatry 14:386-95. 2013
    ..To better evaluate the effectiveness of antidepressant drugs in the treatment of major depression in clinical practice...
  23. doi request reprint Defining and predicting functional outcome in schizophrenia and schizophrenia spectrum disorders
    Rebecca Schennach-Wolff
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Schizophr Res 113:210-7. 2009
    ..To assess criteria and to identify predictive factors for functional outcome. The criteria should cover all domains proposed by the Remission in Schizophrenia Working Group...
  24. doi request reprint Association between intracellular infectious agents and Tourette's syndrome
    Daniela Krause
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Munich, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 260:359-63. 2010
    ..It still remains unclear whether tic symptoms are partly due to the infection or to changes in the immune balance caused by an infection...
  25. doi request reprint Serum levels of brain-derived neurotrophic factor are unchanged after transcranial direct current stimulation in treatment-resistant depression
    Ulrich Palm
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 150:659-63. 2013
    ..As transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) is currently discussed as novel therapeutic intervention in major depression, we investigated BDNF serum levels during tDCS in therapy-resistant depression...
  26. doi request reprint Does early improvement triggered by antidepressants predict response/remission? Analysis of data from a naturalistic study on a large sample of inpatients with major depression
    Verena Henkel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Nussbaumstrasse 7, 80336 Munich, Germany
    J Affect Disord 115:439-49. 2009
    ..Patients were treated with various antidepressants and co-medication according to the protocol based on evidence-based clinical guidelines...
  27. doi request reprint Influence of age on effectiveness and tolerability of electroconvulsive therapy
    Julia Damm
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    J ECT 26:282-8. 2010
    ..Nevertheless, age-specific adverse effects such as greater cognitive impairment and higher somatic risks due to medical comorbidities and concomitant medication may be limiting factors in geriatric patients...