F Schneider

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Adherence to guidelines for treatment of depression in in-patients
    Frank Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Aachen RWTH, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Br J Psychiatry 187:462-9. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Impairment in the specificity of emotion processing in schizophrenia
    Frank Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 163:442-7. 2006
  3. pmc Fine motor skills in adult Tourette patients are task-dependent
    Irene Neuner
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen 52074, Germany
    BMC Neurol 12:120. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Psychiatric symptoms in Parkinson's disease
    Frank Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen, Pauwelsstrasse 30, Aachen, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 258:55-9. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint [Are bonus systems applicable to guideline-oriented depression treatment provided by general practitioners and neurologists?]
    F Schneider
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitätsklinikum der RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 76:308-14. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of working memory dysfunction in first-episode schizophrenia patients: an fMRI multi-center study
    Frank Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Schizophr Res 89:198-210. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Interaction of negative olfactory stimulation and working memory in schizophrenia patients: development and evaluation of a behavioral neuroimaging task
    Frank Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Aachen, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 144:123-30. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Neural substrates of olfactory processing in schizophrenia patients and their healthy relatives
    Frank Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 155:103-12. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Brain imaging: on the way toward a therapeutic discipline
    Frank Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 259:S143-7. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint [Functional imaging of emotions and emotional dysfunctions in schizophrenia patients]
    F Schneider
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Aachen, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 76:S8-15. 2008

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Publications95

  1. ncbi request reprint Adherence to guidelines for treatment of depression in in-patients
    Frank Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Aachen RWTH, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Br J Psychiatry 187:462-9. 2005
    ..Adherence to treatment guidelines enhances treatment outcome. However, in clinical practice many patients with depression do not receive appropriate treatment...
  2. ncbi request reprint Impairment in the specificity of emotion processing in schizophrenia
    Frank Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 163:442-7. 2006
    ..The authors also sought to establish whether the deficit affects sensitivity or specificity of performance...
  3. pmc Fine motor skills in adult Tourette patients are task-dependent
    Irene Neuner
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen 52074, Germany
    BMC Neurol 12:120. 2012
    ..Despite severe motor tics, different personalities who suffer from Tourette perform successfully as neurosurgeon, pilot or professional basketball player...
  4. doi request reprint Psychiatric symptoms in Parkinson's disease
    Frank Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen, Pauwelsstrasse 30, Aachen, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 258:55-9. 2008
    ..All in all more attention should be directed to the detection and treatment of psychiatric symptoms in PD patients in routine clinical settings...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Are bonus systems applicable to guideline-oriented depression treatment provided by general practitioners and neurologists?]
    F Schneider
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitätsklinikum der RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 76:308-14. 2005
    ..Taking depression as an example, a model for a quality-oriented, guideline-based reimbursement system for general and specialist practice is presented...
  6. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of working memory dysfunction in first-episode schizophrenia patients: an fMRI multi-center study
    Frank Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Schizophr Res 89:198-210. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Interaction of negative olfactory stimulation and working memory in schizophrenia patients: development and evaluation of a behavioral neuroimaging task
    Frank Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Aachen, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 144:123-30. 2006
    ..The present data indicate a differential effect of negative mood induction on working memory performance in schizophrenia patients and healthy subjects...
  8. ncbi request reprint Neural substrates of olfactory processing in schizophrenia patients and their healthy relatives
    Frank Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 155:103-12. 2007
    ..Results point to a differentiation between trait and state components in cerebral dysfunctions during emotional olfactory processing in schizophrenia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Brain imaging: on the way toward a therapeutic discipline
    Frank Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 259:S143-7. 2009
    ..This concept might make brain imaging such as realtime fMRI a therapeutic option at least in specialized institutions in the foreseeable future, especially since MR-scanners are already widely available nowadays...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Functional imaging of emotions and emotional dysfunctions in schizophrenia patients]
    F Schneider
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Aachen, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 76:S8-15. 2008
    ..Therefore research also deals with juvenile patients with schizophrenia-like symptoms. In the future it will be essential to characterize the effect of emotions on cognitive functions in healthy subjects and psychiatric patients...
  11. doi request reprint State of psychiatry in Germany
    F Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 260:S157-9. 2010
    ..Psychiatry promises to profit especially from new approaches that combine scientific and clinical expertise in education and professional career...
  12. ncbi request reprint Processing of disgusted faces is facilitated by odor primes: a functional MRI study
    Janina Seubert
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Neuroimage 53:746-56. 2010
    ..These results indicate the presence of a central network with modality-specific and -unspecific components modulating emotional face recognition...
  13. doi request reprint Implicit and explicit behavioral tendencies in male and female depression
    Eva Maria Seidel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 177:124-30. 2010
    ..Our data suggest that a cognitive bias negatively influences the unimpaired automatic reactions to emotional expressions in depressed patients, and this bias may result in the characteristic social withdrawal...
  14. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the cognitive control of emotion: An fMRI study
    Kathrin Koch
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Neuropsychologia 45:2744-54. 2007
    ..These results provide new insights in gender-specific cerebral mechanisms...
  15. doi request reprint Negative bias in fast emotion discrimination in borderline personality disorder
    M Dyck
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Psychol Med 39:855-64. 2009
    ..To specify emotion recognition deficits in BPD more closely, the present study implemented two emotion recognition tasks differing in response format...
  16. ncbi request reprint Maintenance treatment with risperidone or low-dose haloperidol in first-episode schizophrenia: 1-year results of a randomized controlled trial within the German Research Network on Schizophrenia
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf, Rhineland State Clinics Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1763-74. 2007
    ..Accordingly, the hypothesis of whether 1-year relapse rate in first-episode schizophrenia under maintenance treatment with risperidone is lower compared to haloperidol in low dose was tested...
  17. 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...
  18. doi request reprint Short-term treatment with risperidone or haloperidol in first-episode schizophrenia: 8-week results of a randomized controlled trial within the German Research Network on Schizophrenia
    Hans Jurgen Moller
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 11:985-97. 2008
    ..Risperidone has better extrapyramidal tolerability and treatment retention rate than the equivalent dose of haloperidol in these patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Depression in Parkinson's disease. Assessment and treatment]
    S Brand
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Aachen, RWTH Aachen, 52074 Aachen
    Nervenarzt 78:715-27; quiz 728. 2007
    ..A survey of current treatment options is provided: pharmacological, somatic, and psychological approaches are introduced and evaluated with respect to effectiveness in this special group of patients...
  20. doi request reprint Neuropsychological impairments predict the clinical course in schizophrenia
    Wolfgang Wolwer
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf Rhineland State Clinics Düsseldorf, Bergische Landstrasse 2, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 258:28-34. 2008
    ....
  21. pmc Internal capsule size associated with outcome in first-episode schizophrenia
    Thomas Wobrock
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Georg August University Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 259:278-83. 2009
    ..In conclusion, reduced maximal area of ALIC, which can be interpreted as a disturbance of fronto-thalamic connectivity, is associated with poor outcome during the 1 year course of first-episode schizophrenia...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Psychiatric psychotherapeutic research in Germany: taking stock and international comparison]
    P Falkai
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Nussbaumstr 7, 80336, Munchen, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 84:1369-70, 1372-4, 1376-8 passim. 2013
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint [Integrated treatment of depression in Aachen]
    T Kirchner
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Aachen, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52074 Aachen
    Nervenarzt 77:1399-403. 2006
  24. ncbi request reprint Subcortical correlates of craving in recently abstinent alcoholic patients
    F Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Bonn, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 158:1075-83. 2001
    ..This study investigated functional cerebral correlates of craving in alcoholic patients and examined the state/trait characteristics of the regional cerebral network implicated in craving...
  25. ncbi request reprint Impact of valence and age on olfactory induced brain activation in healthy women
    Martina Reske
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Forschungszentrum Juelich, 52425 Juelich, Germany
    Behav Neurosci 124:414-22. 2010
    ..Our results stress the role of orbitofrontal and superior temporal brain regions in odor-related valence coding and stress the necessity to consider age as a modulating factor for further studies, even in relatively young samples...
  26. doi request reprint Should early improvement be re-defined to better predict the maintenance of response in first-episode schizophrenia patients?
    R Schennach
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Gottingen, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 127:474-81. 2013
    ..To evaluate the predictive validity of early response in first-episode schizophrenia within a 1-year follow-up trial and to compare the resulting cutoff to the currently proposed early response definition (20% improvement by week 2)...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Data supporting quality circle management of inpatient depression treatment]
    S Brand
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Aachen, Pauwelstrasse
    Nervenarzt 76:865-6, 868-72, 873-4. 2005
    ..Several quality assurance initiatives in health care have been undertaken during the past years. The next step consists of systematically combining single initiatives in order to built up a strategic quality management...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Functional imaging of emotional disorders and experiences in schizophrenia patients]
    U Habel
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Aachen, RWTH
    Radiologe 45:161-8. 2005
    ..Abnormal activation patterns reveal a complex dysfunctional subcortical-cortical network. This is modulated by respective genotypes as well as psycho- and pharmacotherapy...
  29. doi request reprint Relapse prevention in first-episode schizophrenia--maintenance vs intermittent drug treatment with prodrome-based early intervention: results of a randomized controlled trial within the German Research Network on Schizophrenia
    Wolfgang Gaebel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Rhineland State Clinics Düsseldorf, Bergische Landstraße 2, D 40629 Düsseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:205-18. 2011
    ..The current study was therefore designed to compare prospectively the relapse preventive efficacy of further maintenance treatment and targeted intermittent treatment in patients with ICD-10-diagnosed first-episode schizophrenia...
  30. 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...
  31. doi request reprint Training of affect recognition in schizophrenia: Neurobiological correlates
    Ute Habel
    University of Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Soc Neurosci 5:92-104. 2010
    ..Specific training effects are seen to correspond with cerebral effects, probably reflecting a more efficient use of attentional, perceptual, or cognitive strategies...
  32. doi request reprint Amygdala hypersensitivity in response to emotional faces in Tourette's patients
    Irene Neuner
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    World J Biol Psychiatry 11:858-72. 2010
    ..However, there is no link between behavioural symptoms and the structural changes in the amygdala. One aspect of daily social interaction is the perception of emotional facial expressions, closely linked to amgydala function...
  33. doi request reprint From psychosurgery to neuromodulation: deep brain stimulation for intractable Tourette syndrome
    Irene Neuner
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    World J Biol Psychiatry 10:366-76. 2009
    ..This is a comprehensive overview on the effect of DBS on motor and non-motor symptoms using different case series and two larger studies...
  34. ncbi request reprint Emotion-cognition interactions in schizophrenia
    Ute Habel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    World J Biol Psychiatry 11:934-44. 2010
    ..This may have clinical implications in mental illnesses, such as schizophrenia, where negative emotions often prevail. Experimentally this influence can be studied by using olfactory emotion induction...
  35. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of emotion recognition in schizophrenia
    Ute Habel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, D 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Schizophr Res 122:113-23. 2010
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Who is to blame? Neural correlates of causal attribution in social situations
    Eva Maria Seidel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Soc Neurosci 5:335-50. 2010
    ..Analysis of the self-serving bias yielded activation in the dorsal anterior cingulate and in the dorsal striatum, suggesting a rewarding value of these attributions...
  37. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in the schizophrenia-risk gene neuregulin1 correlates with differences in frontal brain activation in a working memory task in healthy individuals
    Axel Krug
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Neuroimage 42:1569-76. 2008
    ..Our results are in line with functional imaging studies in patients with schizophrenia, which also showed a differential activation in lateral prefrontal areas...
  38. ncbi request reprint An early improvement threshold to predict response and remission in first-episode schizophrenia
    Rebecca Schennach-Wolff
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Ludwig Maximilians University, Nussbaumstrasse 7, Muenchen 80336, Germany
    Br J Psychiatry 196:460-6. 2010
    ..Early improvement with treatment is thought to be important in patients with first-episode schizophrenia, yet a valid definition is still outstanding...
  39. doi request reprint Electrophysiology meets fMRI: neural correlates of the startle reflex assessed by simultaneous EMG-fMRI data acquisition
    Irene Neuner
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 31:1675-85. 2010
    ..This is in contrast to PPF where it shows deactivation. In addition, the thalamus, the cerebellum, and the anterior cingulate cortex add to the modulation of the startle reflex...
  40. doi request reprint Multidimensional assessment of empathic abilities: neural correlates and gender differences
    Birgit Derntl
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:67-82. 2010
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Neuregulin 1 ICE-single nucleotide polymorphism in first episode schizophrenia correlates with cerebral activation in fronto-temporal areas
    Tilo Kircher
    Dept of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy RWTH, University of Aachen, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074, Aachen, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 259:72-9. 2009
    ..Heterogeneity of structural and functional measures within patients characterized by clinical phenotypes may be in part due to this genetic variation...
  42. ncbi request reprint Models of mental health care in psychiatry across sectoral borders
    Anno Bröcheler
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 259:S227-32. 2009
    ..Following this, other mental illnesses should be integrated. The aim is to create a nationwide integrated care network across all diagnostic borders of mental illnesses...
  43. ncbi request reprint Cerebral dysfunctions of emotion-cognition interactions in adolescent-onset schizophrenia
    Katharina Pauly
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:1299-310. 2008
    ..In this study, possible dysfunctions of the neural correlates underlying the interaction of negative emotion and working memory in AOS were investigated...
  44. ncbi request reprint Generalized deficit in all core components of empathy in schizophrenia
    Birgit Derntl
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Schizophr Res 108:197-206. 2009
    ..The results suggest that all domains of empathy are affected in schizophrenia and have to be addressed independently in behavioral therapies, thereby offering a possibility to improve socio-occupational life...
  45. doi request reprint The interaction of working memory and emotion in persons clinically at risk for psychosis: an fMRI pilot study
    Katharina Pauly
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Schizophr Res 120:167-76. 2010
    ..Our study underlines that cerebral dysfunctions related to cognitive and emotional processes, as well as their interaction, can emerge in persons with CHR, even in absence of behavioral differences...
  46. doi request reprint Structural brain abnormalities in psychopaths-a review
    Sabrina Weber
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Behav Sci Law 26:7-28. 2008
    ..To gain a comprehensive understanding of this, psychopathy must be viewed as a multifactorial process involving neurobiological, genetic, epidemiological and sociobiographical factors...
  47. ncbi request reprint The influence of olfactory-induced negative emotion on verbal working memory: individual differences in neurobehavioral findings
    Ute Habel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Brain Res 1152:158-70. 2007
    ..Results confirm the importance of incorporating individual differences in emotion processing and its interaction with cognitive functions in neuroimaging...
  48. ncbi request reprint PKHD1 mutations in families requesting prenatal diagnosis for autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD)
    Carsten Bergmann
    Department of Human Genetics, Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Hum Mutat 23:487-95. 2004
    ..PKHD1 mutation analysis has proven to be an efficient and effective means to establish the diagnosis of ARPKD...
  49. ncbi request reprint PKHD1 mutations in autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD)
    Carsten Bergmann
    Department of Human Genetics, Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Hum Mutat 23:453-63. 2004
    ..A constantly updated list of mutations is available online (www.humgen.rwth-aachen.de) and investigators are invited to submit their novel data to this PKHD1 mutation database...
  50. ncbi request reprint A special role of negative emotion in children and adolescents with schizophrenia and other psychoses
    Ute Habel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 145:9-19. 2006
    ..Negative affect seems to be differentially affected, a finding that which may be already evident in the early course of schizophrenia...
  51. ncbi request reprint Algorithm for efficient PKHD1 mutation screening in autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD)
    Carsten Bergmann
    Department of Human Genetics, Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Hum Mutat 25:225-31. 2005
    ..The current study provides an essential platform for PKHD1 mutation screening in a routine setting that will largely alleviate molecular genetic diagnostics in patients suspected to have ARPKD...
  52. ncbi request reprint Stability of emotional dysfunctions? A long-term fMRI study in first-episode schizophrenia
    Martina Reske
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 41:918-27. 2007
    ..This study aimed at determining changes of mood-related neural correlates under standardized pharmacological therapy in first-episode schizophrenia...
  53. ncbi request reprint Clinical consequences of PKHD1 mutations in 164 patients with autosomal-recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD)
    Carsten Bergmann
    Department of Human Genetics, Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Kidney Int 67:829-48. 2005
    ..Most cases manifest peri-/neonatally with a high mortality rate in the first month of life while the clinical spectrum of surviving patients is much more variable than generally perceived...
  54. ncbi request reprint Deep brain stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus enhances emotional processing in Parkinson disease
    Frank Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Dusseldorf, Germany
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:296-302. 2003
    ..Clinical observations indicate additional influence on emotional behavior...
  55. doi request reprint Increased neural response related to neutral faces in individuals at risk for psychosis
    Nina Y Seiferth
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstrasse 30, Aachen, Germany
    Neuroimage 40:289-97. 2008
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Genetic load on amygdala hypofunction during sadness in nonaffected brothers of schizophrenia patients
    Ute Habel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Aachen, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1806-13. 2004
    ..Brain activity was measured during mood induction in patients with schizophrenia and their first-degree nonaffected relatives...
  57. ncbi request reprint Same or different? Neural correlates of happy and sad mood in healthy males
    Ute Habel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
    Neuroimage 26:206-14. 2005
    ..Hence, negative and positive moods reveal distinct cortical activation foci within a common neural network, probably making the difference between qualitatively different emotional feelings...
  58. doi request reprint Incongruence effects in crossmodal emotional integration
    Veronika I Müller
    Department of Psychiatry und Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Neuroimage 54:2257-66. 2011
    ..Furthermore in audiovisual pairing amygdala responses seem to signal also the absence of any neutral feature rather than only the presence of an emotionally charged one...
  59. pmc The scent of salience--is there olfactory-trigeminal conditioning in humans?
    C Moessnang
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstrase 30, Aachen, Germany
    Neuroimage 77:93-104. 2013
    ....
  60. doi request reprint [Positions for medical doctors in German hospitals for psychiatry and psychotherapy]
    M Grozinger
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Psychotherapie und Psychosomatik des Universitätsklinikums Aachen, RWTH Aachen, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 82:1460-6, 1468. 2011
    ..It is assumed that in addition to the general lack of physicians there is a specialty-specific component that plays a role: the disproportionate increase in the demand for psychiatric-psychotherapeutic services...
  61. doi request reprint Gender differences in the neural correlates of humor processing: implications for different processing modes
    N Kohn
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Neuropsychologia 49:888-97. 2011
    ..The results indicate that women process humor though limbic reactivity, involving appraisal of its emotional features, while men apply more evaluative, executive resources to humor processing...
  62. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for postoperative delirium in vascular surgery
    Frank Schneider
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Bergische Landstr 2, D 40629, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 24:28-34. 2002
    ....
  63. doi request reprint [Significance of a recent amendment on advance directives for psychiatric patients in Germany]
    M Grozinger
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Psychotherapie und Psychosomatik, Univesitätsklinikum Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Nervenarzt 82:57-66. 2011
    ..The present contribution presents the consequences of the amendment for the treatment of mentally ill people. Case studies are described in order to illustrate the new regulations in clinical situations...
  64. doi request reprint [Early recognition centres for patients at risk of developing schizophrenia in Germany]
    M M Sahlmann
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Aachen
    Gesundheitswesen 72:771-5. 2010
    ..This survey gives a review over the development of early diagnosis and treatment of patients being at risk of developing psychoses in Germany...
  65. ncbi request reprint Improving quality of care for depression: the German Action Programme for the implementation of evidence-based guidelines
    Martin Härter
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Int J Qual Health Care 18:113-9. 2006
    ..Throughout the 1990s, educational initiatives were started for implementing guidelines. Evidence-based guidelines on depression have been formulated in many countries...
  66. doi request reprint Improving outpatient care of depression by implementing practice guidelines: a controlled clinical trial
    Isaac Bermejo
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Freiburg, Hauptstr 5, 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Int J Qual Health Care 21:29-36. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to implement clinical practice guidelines for outpatient care of depression using a practice-oriented and interdisciplinary approach...
  67. ncbi request reprint [Integrated care for depressive disorders]
    M Paulzen
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie, Psychotherapie und Psychosomatik, Uniklinik RWTH Aachen, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074, Aachen, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 85:856-64. 2014
    ....
  68. ncbi request reprint Can enzyme kinetics of prooxidants teach us a lesson about the treatment of Alzheimer's disease: a pilot post-mortem study
    Tanja Maria Michel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    World J Biol Psychiatry 11:677-81. 2010
    ....
  69. ncbi request reprint Delusion of pregnancy. A case report and review of the literature
    Jürgen Kornischka
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Psychopathology 36:276-8. 2003
    ..In addition to these symptoms, the patient was affected by multiple coenesthesias, ego disturbances and bizarre delusions of being influenced by external forces. A multi-causal aetiology of delusional pregnancy is discussed...
  70. doi request reprint White-matter abnormalities in Tourette syndrome extend beyond motor pathways
    Irene Neuner
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Neuroimage 51:1184-93. 2010
    ..The change in radial diffusivity points toward a deficit in myelination as one pathophysiological factor in Tourette syndrome...
  71. doi request reprint Increased activity of mitochondrial aldehyde dehydrogenase (ALDH) in the putamen of individuals with Alzheimer's disease: a human postmortem study
    Tanja Maria Michel
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    J Alzheimers Dis 19:1295-301. 2010
    ..This study adds to the body of evidence that suggests that oxidative stress as well as aldehyde toxicity play a role in AD...
  72. ncbi request reprint [Comprehensive ambulatory care quality management for patients with depressive disorders]
    Martin Härter
    Abt für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie mit Poliklinik, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 97:9-15. 2003
    ..Effects regarding guideline orientation and implementation of stepped-care treatment are analysed with an intervention/control group design and prepost data measurement...
  73. ncbi request reprint Real-time fMRI of temporolimbic regions detects amygdala activation during single-trial self-induced sadness
    Stefan Posse
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 4201 St Antoine, University Health Center 9B, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Neuroimage 18:760-8. 2003
    ....
  74. ncbi request reprint Dependence of amygdala activation on echo time: results from olfactory fMRI experiments
    Tony Stöcker
    Institut fur Medizin, Forschungszentrum Julich, 52425 Julich, Germany
    Neuroimage 30:151-9. 2006
    ..The results are in good agreement with theoretical descriptions of the BOLD sensitivity under the influence of susceptibility gradients...
  75. ncbi request reprint [Clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and therapy of depressive disorders in primary care]
    Martin Härter
    Abt für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie mit Poliklinik, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 97:16-35. 2003
    ..The present formulation of the treatment guidelines and the evidence was agreed upon in a consensus process that included all participants...
  76. ncbi request reprint [Development and evaluation of a basic documentation tool for guideline-oriented ambulatory care of depressive patients]
    Isaac Bermejo
    Abt für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie mit Poliklinik, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 97:36-43. 2003
    ..And although the documentation efforts required are quite extensive, this documentation tool provides a suitable basis for external or internal quality assurance as well as patient-oriented case-monitoring...
  77. ncbi request reprint Wechsler Memory Scale Revised Edition: neural correlates of the visual paired associates subtest adapted for fMRI
    Irene Neuner
    Institute of Medicine, Research Centre Juelich, 52425 Juelich, Germany
    Brain Res 1177:66-78. 2007
    ..The cerebellum showed significant activation in all conditions; its part in higher cognitive functions such as memory was thereby confirmed...
  78. ncbi request reprint [Continuing education and quality management measures for the implementation of clinical practice guidelines]
    Martin Härter
    Abt für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie mit Poliklinik, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 97:67-73. 2003
    ..70% of the primary care physicians and 50% of the psychiatrists evaluated the usefulness for practice as good or very good...
  79. ncbi request reprint [Cost optimization of the outpatient management of depression]
    Ralph Menke
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, der Universität, Rheinische Kliniken Düsseldorf
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 97:74-9. 2003
    ..This includes focussing on target areas typical of depression as well as improving outcome by controlling process elements during treatment...
  80. ncbi request reprint [Cost of care for depressive disorders in primary and specialized care in Germany]
    Hans Joachim Salize
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Psychiatr Prax 31:147-56. 2004
    ..Results suggest to analyse cost of care in depressive patients further and to discuss a more efficient allocation of health budgets in the field...
  81. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the feasibility of switching from immediate release quetiapine to extended release quetiapine fumarate in stable outpatients with schizophrenia
    Hans Jurgen Moller
    Psychiatric Hospital of the University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 23:95-105. 2008
    ..In conclusion, efficacy was maintained without compromising safety/tolerability when switching patients with stable schizophrenia from twice-daily quetiapine IR to once-daily quetiapine XR (400-800 mg/day)...
  82. ncbi request reprint [Duration of inpatient depression treatment--fair benchmarking between hospitals]
    Petra Sitta
    Abteilung Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Sektion Klinische Epidemiologie und Versorgungsforschung, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 56:128-37. 2006
    ..It was shown that differences in patient case-mix only account for a small percentage of hospital differences in length of stay. Method, effort and benefit of the regression analyses approach are discussed...
  83. ncbi request reprint Development and implementation of an MR-compatible whole body video system
    Irene Neuner
    Institute of Medicine, Research Centre Juelich, 52425 Juelich, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 420:122-7. 2007
    ..Details of system set up and example control measurements are presented. Further, electronic and mechanical components are described in detail enabling easy reproduction of the system...
  84. ncbi request reprint Kidney transplantation from related and unrelated living donors in a single German centre
    Adina Voiculescu
    Department of Nephrology and Rheumatology, Heinrich Heine University, Moorenstrasse 5, D 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 18:418-25. 2003
    ..This study aims to look at differences and similarities comparing LRD and LURD performed in our centre since the implementation of the German transplant law in 1997...
  85. ncbi request reprint Childhood trauma, psychiatric disorders, and criminal behavior in prisoners in Germany: a comparative study in incarcerated women and men
    Martin Driessen
    Clinic of Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Ev Hospital Bielefeld, Bethel, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1486-92. 2006
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  86. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of calculation algorithms implemented in different commercial planning systems on an anthropomorphic breast phantom using film dosimetry
    Martin Polednik
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Mannheim University Hospital, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim Medical Center, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 183:667-72. 2007
    ..To evaluate the accuracy of dose calculation algorithms of different planning systems for postoperative tangential radiotherapy in breast cancer...
  87. ncbi request reprint Deformation field morphometry reveals age-related structural differences between the brains of adults up to 51 years
    Peter Pieperhoff
    Institute of Neurosciences and Biophysics Medicine INB 3, Research Centre Juelich, 52428 Juelich, Germany
    J Neurosci 28:828-42. 2008
    ..Remarkably, these volume differences occur at a relatively early period of the human life span. It may be speculated that these structural differences accompany or precede differences in sensorimotor functions and behavior...
  88. ncbi request reprint [Effectiveness of three whitening dentifrices]
    Frank Schneider
    Abteilung für Zahnerhaltungskunde und Parodontologie Albert Ludwigs Universität, Freiburg, Deutschland
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 114:438-43. 2004
    ..05). There were, however, no significant differences between the groups. Moreover both methods showed similar results. Thus, the results support a significant "whitening" effect of all three dentifrices...
  89. ncbi request reprint [Agreement in physicians' and patients' assessment of depressive disorders]
    Isaac Bermejo
    Abt für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie mit Poliklinik, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 97:44-9. 2003
    ..Conclusions must be drawn for a specific training of primary care physicians that focuses on the improvement of diagnosis and treatment of depressed patients...
  90. ncbi request reprint [Reason for encounter and diagnosis of depression in patients in general practice]
    Sandra Kratz
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitat Dusseldorf, Rheinische Kliniken Düsseldorf
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 97:50-6. 2003
    ..Hence, the study underlines the need for training in criteria-orientated diagnosis and the application of suitable screening instruments for depressive disorders in general practice...
  91. ncbi request reprint [Subjectively-perceived inappropriate treatment of depressed patients in general and psychiatric practice]
    Frank Schneider
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Universitat Dusseldorf, Rheinische Kliniken Düsseldorf
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 97:57-66. 2003
    ..The results indicate a considerable need for guideline training and improvement of networking and co-operation between GPs and specialists as well as between inpatient and outpatient settings...
  92. ncbi request reprint Automated quality assurance routines for fMRI data applied to a multicenter study
    Tony Stöcker
    Institut fur Medizin, Forschungszentrum Julich, Julich, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 25:237-46. 2005
    ..This is shown by example, and criteria to quantify differences of data quality between two groups are defined...
  93. ncbi request reprint Identification of somatic and anxiety symptoms which contribute to the detection of depression in primary health care
    Katrin Barkow
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Bonn, Sigmund Freud Strasse 25, 53105 Bonn, Germany
    Eur Psychiatry 19:250-7. 2004
    ..The items investigated herein could prove beneficial for future depression screening instruments to improve the detection of depressive disorders in primary care...
  94. doi request reprint Improving dose homogeneity in large breasts by IMRT: efficacy and dosimetric accuracy of different techniques
    Yasser Abo-Madyan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Mannheim Medical Center, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 184:86-92. 2008
    ....