Rainer Thomasius

Summary

Affiliation: University of Hamburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Validity of operationalized psychodynamic diagnostics]
    R Thomasius
    Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, M artinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 51:365-72. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Mood, cognition and serotonin transporter availability in current and former ecstasy (MDMA) users: the longitudinal perspective
    R Thomasius
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    J Psychopharmacol 20:211-25. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Mental disorders in current and former heavy ecstasy (MDMA) users
    R Thomasius
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Addiction 100:1310-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint [Early intervention family therapy in drug-dependent adolescents, young adults, and their mothers--effect sizes and intraindividual change indices in completers]
    Rainer Thomasius
    Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Hamburg
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 33:217-26. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Mood, cognition and serotonin transporter availability in current and former ecstasy (MDMA) users
    R Thomasius
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 167:85-96. 2003
  6. pmc "CAN Stop"--implementation and evaluation of a secondary group prevention for adolescent and young adult cannabis users in various contexts--study protocol
    Christiane Baldus
    German Centre for Addiction Research in Childhood and Adolescence DZSKJ, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:80. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint A voxel-based PET investigation of the long-term effects of "Ecstasy" consumption on brain serotonin transporters
    Ralph Buchert
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1181-9. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Reversibility of ecstasy-induced reduction in serotonin transporter availability in polydrug ecstasy users
    Ralph Buchert
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 33:188-99. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Is correction for age necessary in SPECT or PET of the central serotonin transporter in young, healthy adults?
    Ralph Buchert
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    J Nucl Med 47:38-42. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Ecstasy-induced reduction of the availability of the brain serotonin transporter as revealed by [11C](+)McN5652-PET and the multi-linear reference tissue model: loss of transporters or artifact of tracer kinetic modelling?
    Ralph Buchert
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Psychopharmacol 21:628-34. 2007

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint [Validity of operationalized psychodynamic diagnostics]
    R Thomasius
    Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, M artinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 51:365-72. 2001
    ..There is some evidence for the prognostic validity of the OPD I axis. However, prognostic validity of the structure and conflict axes require further research...
  2. ncbi request reprint Mood, cognition and serotonin transporter availability in current and former ecstasy (MDMA) users: the longitudinal perspective
    R Thomasius
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Germany
    J Psychopharmacol 20:211-25. 2006
    ..5 years of abstinence and thus may represent persistent functional consequences of MDMA neurotoxicity. However, alternative causes such as pre-existing group differences cannot be completely ruled out in spite of the longitudinal design...
  3. ncbi request reprint Mental disorders in current and former heavy ecstasy (MDMA) users
    R Thomasius
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Addiction 100:1310-9. 2005
    ..Ecstasy use has often been found to be associated with psychopathology, yet this research has so far been based largely on subjective symptom ratings...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Early intervention family therapy in drug-dependent adolescents, young adults, and their mothers--effect sizes and intraindividual change indices in completers]
    Rainer Thomasius
    Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Hamburg
    Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 33:217-26. 2005
    ..An outpatient program of medication-free family therapy for polysubstance drug-dependent adolescents and young adults is evaluated on the basis of multiple criteria. The family therapy provided is brief systemic early intervention...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mood, cognition and serotonin transporter availability in current and former ecstasy (MDMA) users
    R Thomasius
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 167:85-96. 2003
    ..Chronic recreational ecstasy (MDMA) use has often been reported to be associated with psychopathology, memory impairments and serotonergic alterations. However, the findings have not been consistent...
  6. pmc "CAN Stop"--implementation and evaluation of a secondary group prevention for adolescent and young adult cannabis users in various contexts--study protocol
    Christiane Baldus
    German Centre for Addiction Research in Childhood and Adolescence DZSKJ, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:80. 2011
    ..The evaluation is sensitive to the different help systems and their specific prerequisites. Moreover, within this study, we also test the practicability of a training provision through laypersons...
  7. ncbi request reprint A voxel-based PET investigation of the long-term effects of "Ecstasy" consumption on brain serotonin transporters
    Ralph Buchert
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1181-9. 2004
    ..However, these studies have often been limited by small sample size, lack of tracer selectivity, unreliable assessment of MDMA doses, insufficiently matched comparison groups, or region-of-interest analysis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reversibility of ecstasy-induced reduction in serotonin transporter availability in polydrug ecstasy users
    Ralph Buchert
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 33:188-99. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Is correction for age necessary in SPECT or PET of the central serotonin transporter in young, healthy adults?
    Ralph Buchert
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    J Nucl Med 47:38-42. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to verify these findings in young subjects...
  10. ncbi request reprint Ecstasy-induced reduction of the availability of the brain serotonin transporter as revealed by [11C](+)McN5652-PET and the multi-linear reference tissue model: loss of transporters or artifact of tracer kinetic modelling?
    Ralph Buchert
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Psychopharmacol 21:628-34. 2007
    ..SRTM analysis did not confirm previous findings in neocortical brain areas...
  11. pmc Selective prevention programs for children from substance-affected families: a comprehensive systematic review
    Sonja Bröning
    Center for Psychosocial Medicine, German Center for Addiction Research in Childhood and Adolescence, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrase 52, Hamburg, Germany
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 7:23. 2012
    ..To broaden the field, new approaches to prevention should be tested in diverse cultural and contextual settings...
  12. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of "ecstasy" use on serotonin transporters of the brain investigated by PET
    Ralph Buchert
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    J Nucl Med 44:375-84. 2003
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Insecure family bases and adolescent drug abuse: a new approach to family patterns of attachment
    Andreas Schindler
    Clinic of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Attach Hum Dev 9:111-26. 2007
    ..There is a trend towards differences in outcome of family therapy. Implications for treatment and further research are discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Attachment and substance use disorders: a review of the literature and a study in drug dependent adolescents
    Andreas Schindler
    Clinic of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    Attach Hum Dev 7:207-28. 2005
    ..The presence of comorbid psychiatric disorders was associated with fearful attachment but not with addiction severity...
  15. pmc Web-based screening and brief intervention for poly-drug use among teenagers: study protocol of a multicentre two-arm randomized controlled trial
    Nicolas Arnaud
    Centre for Psychosocial Medicine German Centre for Addiction Research in Childhood and Adolescence, University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistraβe 52, Hamburg, D 20246, Germany
    BMC Public Health 12:826. 2012
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Psychometric validation of a german version of the compulsive internet use scale
    Lutz Wartberg
    1 German Center for Addiction Research in Childhood and Adolescence, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw 17:99-103. 2014
    ..The German version of the CIUS seems to be a valid and suitable diagnostic tool for measuring problematic to pathological Internet use. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint [Psychopathology and achievement motivation in adolescents with pathological internet use]
    Lutz Wartberg
    Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Deutsches Zentrum für Suchtfragen des Kindes und Jugendalters, Zentrum fur Psychosoziale Medizin, Hamburg
    Prax Kinderpsychol Kinderpsychiatr 60:719-34. 2011
    ..These findings should be taken into account when conceptualizing treatments for pathological internet users...
  18. doi request reprint The interdependence of family functioning and problematic internet use in a representative quota sample of adolescents
    Lutz Wartberg
    1 German Center for Addiction Research in Childhood and Adolescence, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw 17:14-8. 2014
    ..251), each with a single predictor (FB-S overall index). The results emphasize the importance of family functioning for the occurrence of problematic Internet use in adolescents. ..
  19. pmc Targeting children of substance-using parents with the community-based group intervention TRAMPOLINE: a randomised controlled trial--design, evaluation, recruitment issues
    Sonja Bröning
    University Medical Centre Hamburg Eppendorf, Centre for Psychosocial Medicine, German Centre for Addiction Research in Childhood and Adolescence, Hamburg, Germany
    BMC Public Health 12:223. 2012
    ..The intervention is specifically geared to issues and needs of children from substance-affected families...