A Szegedi

Summary

Affiliation: University of Mainz
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Addition of low-dose fluvoxamine to low-dose clozapine monotherapy in schizophrenia: drug monitoring and tolerability data from a prospective clinical trial
    A Szegedi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 32:148-53. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Carbohydrate-deficient transferrin (CDT) and HDL cholesterol (HDL) are highly correlated in male alcohol dependent patients
    A Szegedi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Germany
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 24:497-500. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Early improvement under mirtazapine and paroxetine predicts later stable response and remission with high sensitivity in patients with major depression
    Armin Szegedi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:413-20. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Cue exposure in alcohol dependent patients: preliminary evidence for different types of cue reactivity
    A Szegedi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Federal Republic of Germany
    J Neural Transm 107:721-30. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Mirtazapine compared with paroxetine in major depression
    O Benkert
    Psychiatrische Klinik, Universitat Mainz, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 61:656-63. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in allelic frequencies of the 5-HT2C Cys23Ser polymorphism in psychiatric patients and healthy volunteers: findings from an association study
    C Fehr
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Germany
    Psychiatr Genet 10:59-65. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Serotonergic polymorphisms in patients suffering from alcoholism, anxiety disorders and narcolepsy
    C Fehr
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Germany
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 25:965-82. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint No association between the dopamine d2 receptor taqi a1 allele and earlier age of onset of alcohol dependence according to different specified criteria
    I Anghelescu
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Untere Zahlbacher Str 8, 55131 Mainz, Germany
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 25:805-9. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint GRIN1 locus may modify the susceptibility to seizures during alcohol withdrawal
    D Rujescu
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 133:85-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the German version of the European Addiction Severity Index (EuropASI)
    A Scheurich
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Germany
    J Stud Alcohol 61:916-9. 2000

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Addition of low-dose fluvoxamine to low-dose clozapine monotherapy in schizophrenia: drug monitoring and tolerability data from a prospective clinical trial
    A Szegedi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 32:148-53. 1999
    ..Further studies have to find out if the combined treatment could be advantageous to clozapine monotherapy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Carbohydrate-deficient transferrin (CDT) and HDL cholesterol (HDL) are highly correlated in male alcohol dependent patients
    A Szegedi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Germany
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 24:497-500. 2000
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Early improvement under mirtazapine and paroxetine predicts later stable response and remission with high sensitivity in patients with major depression
    Armin Szegedi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:413-20. 2003
    ..We aimed to test whether early improvement under antidepressant treatment is a clinically useful predictor of later stable response and remission...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cue exposure in alcohol dependent patients: preliminary evidence for different types of cue reactivity
    A Szegedi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Federal Republic of Germany
    J Neural Transm 107:721-30. 2000
    ..Different types of cue reactivity might be important for treatment strategies involving repeated cue exposure or so-called anti-craving drugs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mirtazapine compared with paroxetine in major depression
    O Benkert
    Psychiatrische Klinik, Universitat Mainz, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 61:656-63. 2000
    ..The aim was to compare the efficacy and tolerability of mirtazapine with those of paroxetine...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in allelic frequencies of the 5-HT2C Cys23Ser polymorphism in psychiatric patients and healthy volunteers: findings from an association study
    C Fehr
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Germany
    Psychiatr Genet 10:59-65. 2000
    ..0178). The potential mechanisms of the observed gender difference in allele frequencies, including transmission ratio distortion, are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Serotonergic polymorphisms in patients suffering from alcoholism, anxiety disorders and narcolepsy
    C Fehr
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Germany
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 25:965-82. 2001
    ..4. There was no association between the 5-HT2A receptor polymorphism (T102C), the intron 7 TPH (A218C) polymorphisms and alcohol dependence, panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder and narcolepsy in our subsets of German patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint No association between the dopamine d2 receptor taqi a1 allele and earlier age of onset of alcohol dependence according to different specified criteria
    I Anghelescu
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Untere Zahlbacher Str 8, 55131 Mainz, Germany
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 25:805-9. 2001
    ..The presence of the A1 allele of the dopamine D2 receptor TaqI restriction fragment length polymorphism has been reported to be associated with an earlier age of onset of alcohol dependence as a marker for severity...
  9. ncbi request reprint GRIN1 locus may modify the susceptibility to seizures during alcohol withdrawal
    D Rujescu
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 133:85-7. 2005
    ..These findings support the hypothesis that the GRIN1 locus may modify the susceptibility to seizures during alcohol withdrawal. This novel finding warrants replication...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the German version of the European Addiction Severity Index (EuropASI)
    A Scheurich
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Germany
    J Stud Alcohol 61:916-9. 2000
    ..The ASI is a frequently used clinical and research instrument that measures problem severity among people with substance dependence...
  11. ncbi request reprint Association study of suicidal behavior and affective disorders with a genetic polymorphism in ABCG1, a positional candidate on chromosome 21q22.3
    D Rujescu
    Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Neuropsychobiology 42:22-5. 2000
    ..Furthermore, we found no association with suicidal behavior. These findings do not support the hypothesis that ABCG1 is a susceptibility gene for affective disorders or suicidal behavior...
  12. ncbi request reprint Vitamin B12 and hepatic enzyme serum levels correlate in male alcohol-dependent patients
    H Himmerich
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Untere Zahlbacherstr. 8, D-55131 Mainz, Germany
    Alcohol Alcohol 36:26-8. 2001
    ..47; glutamate dehydrogenase: r(S) = 0.43; all P: < 0.001). Therefore, for a proper interpretation of vitamin B12 levels, it may be clinically relevant to take markers of hepatocellular damage into account...
  13. ncbi request reprint The catechol-O-methyltransferase Val108/158Met polymorphism affects short-term treatment response to mirtazapine, but not to paroxetine in major depression
    A Szegedi
    Department of Psychiatry, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
    Pharmacogenomics J 5:49-53. 2005
    ..Time course of response and antidepressant efficacy of mirtazapine, but not paroxetine, seem to be influenced in a clinically relevant manner by this allelic variation within the COMT gene...
  14. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the form 90 interview
    A Scheurich
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Eur Addict Res 11:50-6. 2005
    ..Alcohol consumption is a central variable in substance abuse research and treatment. The study reports the psychometric characteristics of the German version of the Form 90 interview for the assessment of recent alcohol consumption...
  15. ncbi request reprint The primary care evaluation of mental disorders (PRIME-MD), German version: a comparison with the CIDI
    B Loerch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Untere Zahlbacher Str 8, 55131, Mainz, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 34:211-20. 2000
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Association of a MAOA gene variant with generalized anxiety disorder, but not with panic disorder or major depression
    A Tadic
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 117:1-6. 2003
    ..However, the results are in line with previous data suggesting an association between the MAOA locus and regulation of complex human behavior...
  17. ncbi request reprint Depressive factors and their relationships with other symptom domains in schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, and psychotic depression
    M J Muller
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Germany
    Schizophr Bull 27:19-28. 2001
    ..A more differentiated assessment, analysis, and treatment of depressive symptoms is therefore recommended for patients with combined depressive and psychotic symptoms...
  18. ncbi request reprint Moderate and severe depression. Gradations for the Montgomery-Asberg Depression Rating Scale
    M J Muller
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Untere Zahlbacher Strasse 8, D 55131, Mainz, Germany
    J Affect Disord 60:137-40. 2000
    ..Despite its importance, no distinction between moderate and severe depression using the Montgomery-Asberg Depression Rating Scale (MADRS) based on a direct comparison with the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (HAMD-17) is available...
  19. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological status of alcohol-dependent patients: increased performance through goal-setting instructions
    A Scheurich
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Mainz, Psychiatric Hospital Eichberg, Eltville, Germany
    Alcohol Alcohol 39:119-25. 2004
    ..The effects of goal-setting instructions on neuropsychological performance of alcohol-dependent patients and control subjects were assessed...
  20. ncbi request reprint An overview of the clinical efficacy of mirtazapine
    O Benkert
    Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Hum Psychopharmacol 17:S23-6. 2002
    ..The negative predictive value approached maximum values as early as week 2 with mirtazapine and week 3 with paroxetine. This suggests that the predictability of the response to treatment is better with mirtazapine than with paroxetine...
  21. ncbi request reprint The HTR1B 861G>C receptor polymorphism among patients suffering from alcoholism, major depression, anxiety disorders and narcolepsy
    C Fehr
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mainz, Untere Zahlbacher Str 8, D 55101, Mainz, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 97:1-10. 2000
    ....
  22. pmc Acute treatment of moderate to severe depression with hypericum extract WS 5570 (St John's wort): randomised controlled double blind non-inferiority trial versus paroxetine
    A Szegedi
    Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Eschenallee 3, 14050 Berlin, Germany
    BMJ 330:503. 2005
    ..To investigate the efficacy of hypericum extract WS 5570 (St John's wort) compared with paroxetine in patients with moderate to severe major depression...
  23. ncbi request reprint Comparison of Hypericum extract WS 5570 and paroxetine in ongoing treatment after recovery from an episode of moderate to severe depression: results from a randomized multicenter study
    I G Anghelescu
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 39:213-9. 2006
    ..To test and compare the efficacy and safety of Hypericum extract WS 5570 to paroxetine, a potent SSRI, in patients suffering from moderate or severe depression according to DSM-IV criteria...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Combination treatment with SSRI and cognitive behavior therapy for relapse prevention of alcohol-dependent men. Results of a randomized, controlled multicenter therapeutic study]
    M Hautzinger
    Psychologisches Institut, Eberhard Karls Universitat Tubingen
    Nervenarzt 76:295-307. 2005
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint No association of alcohol dependence with a NMDA-receptor 2B gene variant
    G Schumann
    Mol Psychiatry 8:11-2. 2003
  26. ncbi request reprint Predicting stable treatment response in patients with major depression treated with hypericum extract WS 5570/5572
    M Kieser
    Dr Willmar Schwabe Pharmaceuticals, P O Box 410925, 76209 Karlsruhe, Germany
    Pharmacopsychiatry 38:194-200. 2005
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Significant correlation between the CD63 assay and the histamine release assay in chronic urticaria
    A Szegedi
    Department of Dermatology, Medical and Health Science Centre, University of Debrecen, 98 Nagyerdei Str, Debrecen 4012, Hungary
    Br J Dermatol 155:67-75. 2006
    ..The diagnosis of autoimmune chronic urticaria (ACU) is difficult; the autologous serum skin test (ASST) seems to be a useful screening test, but reliable, additional confirmatory methods are needed...