C Schmahl

Summary

Affiliation: University of Freiburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Symptom-focussed drug therapy in borderline personality disorder]
    C Schmahl
    Abteilung für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie mit Poliklinik, Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychosomatik, Freiburg
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 69:310-21. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Neurobiological correlates of borderline personality disorder
    Christian G Schmahl
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg Medical School, Hauptstrasse 5, D 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Psychopharmacol Bull 36:69-87. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of hippocampal and amygdala volume in women with childhood abuse and borderline personality disorder
    Christian G Schmahl
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg Medical School, Hauptstrasse 5, D 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 122:193-8. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint A voxel-based morphometric MRI study in female patients with borderline personality disorder
    N Rusch
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Neuroimage 20:385-92. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Naloxone in the treatment of acute dissociative states in female patients with borderline personality disorder
    A Philipsen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 37:196-9. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Positron emission tomography in female patients with borderline personality disorder
    F D Juengling
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, PET Group, University of Freiburg Medical School, Hugstetterstr 55, D 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 37:109-15. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Higher cortisol levels following exposure to traumatic reminders in abuse-related PTSD
    Bernet M Elzinga
    Section of Clinical and Health Psychology, Leiden University, The Netherlands
    Neuropsychopharmacology 28:1656-65. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint A positron emission tomography study of memories of childhood abuse in borderline personality disorder
    Christian G Schmahl
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 55:759-65. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychophysiological reactivity to traumatic and abandonment scripts in borderline personality and posttraumatic stress disorders: a preliminary report
    Christian G Schmahl
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, J 5, D 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 126:33-42. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of memories of abandonment in women with and without borderline personality disorder
    Christian G Schmahl
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg Medical School, Freiburg, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 54:142-51. 2003

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint [Symptom-focussed drug therapy in borderline personality disorder]
    C Schmahl
    Abteilung für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie mit Poliklinik, Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychosomatik, Freiburg
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 69:310-21. 2001
    ..Intermittent psychotic symptoms are a target for atypical neuroleptics. Benzodiazepines are no longer viewed to be useful in the treatment of BPD...
  2. ncbi request reprint Neurobiological correlates of borderline personality disorder
    Christian G Schmahl
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg Medical School, Hauptstrasse 5, D 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Psychopharmacol Bull 36:69-87. 2002
    ..Genetic and environmental factors lead to brain alterations that are the basis for specific presentations of the disorder, such as self-injurious and impulsive aggressive behavior...
  3. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of hippocampal and amygdala volume in women with childhood abuse and borderline personality disorder
    Christian G Schmahl
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg Medical School, Hauptstrasse 5, D 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 122:193-8. 2003
    ..9% smaller mean amygdala volume and a 13.1% smaller hippocampal volume, compared to controls. These findings are consistent with the hypothesis that alterations in the hippocampus and amygdala are associated with BPD...
  4. ncbi request reprint A voxel-based morphometric MRI study in female patients with borderline personality disorder
    N Rusch
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Neuroimage 20:385-92. 2003
    ..Our findings support the hypothesis that temporolimbic abnormalities play a role in the pathophysiology of BPD. Prefrontal structural alterations in BPD were not observed in this study...
  5. ncbi request reprint Naloxone in the treatment of acute dissociative states in female patients with borderline personality disorder
    A Philipsen
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 37:196-9. 2004
    ..Acute dissociative states are common in patients with borderline personality disorder (BPD). However, there are no established pharmacotherapeutic treatment options for this severe clinical condition...
  6. ncbi request reprint Positron emission tomography in female patients with borderline personality disorder
    F D Juengling
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, PET Group, University of Freiburg Medical School, Hugstetterstr 55, D 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 37:109-15. 2003
    ..Dysfunction in this network of brain regions, which has been implicated in the regulation of emotion, may underlie symptoms of BPD...
  7. ncbi request reprint Higher cortisol levels following exposure to traumatic reminders in abuse-related PTSD
    Bernet M Elzinga
    Section of Clinical and Health Psychology, Leiden University, The Netherlands
    Neuropsychopharmacology 28:1656-65. 2003
    ..There was no association between memory performance and cortisol levels. These results are consistent with higher cortisol levels following exposure to traumatic stressors in PTSD...
  8. ncbi request reprint A positron emission tomography study of memories of childhood abuse in borderline personality disorder
    Christian G Schmahl
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 55:759-65. 2004
    ..This pilot study was conducted to measure the neural correlates of recall of traumatic memories in women with and without BPD...
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychophysiological reactivity to traumatic and abandonment scripts in borderline personality and posttraumatic stress disorders: a preliminary report
    Christian G Schmahl
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, J 5, D 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 126:33-42. 2004
    ..A divergence in pathophysiology in these two disorders is suggested that may be linked to childhood trauma. However, this interpretation must be tested in a larger population...
  10. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of memories of abandonment in women with and without borderline personality disorder
    Christian G Schmahl
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg Medical School, Freiburg, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 54:142-51. 2003
    ..One particularly salient feature of the disorder is fear of abandonment. This pilot study was conducted to measure neural correlates of memories of abandonment in women with and without BPD...