Alexander Von Gontard

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Urinary incontinence in children with special needs
    Alexander Von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, 66421 Homburg, Germany
    Nat Rev Urol 10:667-74. 2013
  2. doi request reprint The impact of DSM-5 and guidelines for assessment and treatment of elimination disorders
    Alexander Von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, 66421 Homburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 22:S61-7. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Stress and coping in parents of children and adolescents with spinal muscular atrophy
    A von Gontard
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg, Germany
    Klin Padiatr 224:247-51. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Does psychological stress affect LUT function in children? ICI-RS 2011
    Alexander Von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Neurourol Urodyn 31:344-8. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Family history of nocturnal enuresis and urinary incontinence: results from a large epidemiological study
    Alexander Von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
    J Urol 185:2303-6. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Association of attention deficit and elimination disorders at school entry: a population based study
    A von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
    J Urol 186:2027-32. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Psychological and psychiatric issues in urinary and fecal incontinence
    Alexander Von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
    J Urol 185:1432-6. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Elimination disorders: a critical comment on DSM-5 proposals
    Alexander Von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, 66421 Homburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 20:83-8. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Urinary incontinence in persons with Prader-Willi Syndrome
    Alexander Von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
    BJU Int 106:1758-62. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Elimination disorders in persons with Prader-Willi and Fragile-X syndromes
    Monika Equit
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
    Neurourol Urodyn 32:986-92. 2013

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Urinary incontinence in children with special needs
    Alexander Von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, 66421 Homburg, Germany
    Nat Rev Urol 10:667-74. 2013
    ..As many children are not receiving adequate care, specific multimodal treatments based on rigorous assessment of the incontinence, underlying condition and associated comorbid disorders should be actively offered. ..
  2. doi request reprint The impact of DSM-5 and guidelines for assessment and treatment of elimination disorders
    Alexander Von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, 66421 Homburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 22:S61-7. 2013
    ..and faecal incontinence with constipation (polyethylene glycol). Comorbid behavioural and emotional disorders require additional treatment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Stress and coping in parents of children and adolescents with spinal muscular atrophy
    A von Gontard
    Klinik fur Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg, Germany
    Klin Padiatr 224:247-51. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to analyse stress and coping, as well as their mediating variables, in parents of children and adolescents with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)...
  4. doi request reprint Does psychological stress affect LUT function in children? ICI-RS 2011
    Alexander Von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Neurourol Urodyn 31:344-8. 2012
    ..The associations are complex and differ for each individual subtype of disorder, as both genetic and environmental factors can interact. The aim of this paper is to provide an overview and discuss possible causal associations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Family history of nocturnal enuresis and urinary incontinence: results from a large epidemiological study
    Alexander Von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
    J Urol 185:2303-6. 2011
    ..Much less is known about the genetics of daytime urinary incontinence. In this study we identify familial patterns in a large, representative sample of children with nocturnal enuresis and daytime urinary incontinence...
  6. doi request reprint Association of attention deficit and elimination disorders at school entry: a population based study
    A von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
    J Urol 186:2027-32. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that children with elimination disorders have a higher rate of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, and that children with daytime urinary incontinence are more strongly affected than those with nocturnal enuresis...
  7. doi request reprint Psychological and psychiatric issues in urinary and fecal incontinence
    Alexander Von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
    J Urol 185:1432-6. 2011
    ..Clinical behavioral disorders and subclinical psychological symptoms are reviewed. Aspects of screening, assessment, counseling and in severe cases treatment are outlined, and recommendations are formulated...
  8. doi request reprint Elimination disorders: a critical comment on DSM-5 proposals
    Alexander Von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, 66421 Homburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 20:83-8. 2011
    ..These are presented and discussed. Integration of these into DSM-5 is highly recommended...
  9. doi request reprint Urinary incontinence in persons with Prader-Willi Syndrome
    Alexander Von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
    BJU Int 106:1758-62. 2010
    ..UI is common in children with mental retardation in general, but has not been reported systematically in children with PWS so far...
  10. doi request reprint Elimination disorders in persons with Prader-Willi and Fragile-X syndromes
    Monika Equit
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
    Neurourol Urodyn 32:986-92. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the rates of elimination disorders and behavioral symptoms in persons with Prader-Willi (PWS) and Fragile-X syndromes (FXS) in a large sample...
  11. doi request reprint German version of the Pediatric Incontinence Questionnaire for urinary incontinence health related quality of life
    Christian Bachmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital, University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany
    J Urol 182:1993-8. 2009
    ..We translated and cross-culturally adapted the English version of the Pediatric Incontinence Questionnaire, and tested the reliability and validity of the German version...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Encopresis]
    Alexander Von Gontard
    Klinik für Kinder und Jugendpsychiatrie und Psychoterapie, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Prax Kinderpsychol Kinderpsychiatr 56:492-510. 2007
    ..Biofeedback is not effective. Other forms of psychotherapy are indicated only in case of comorbid behavioural disorders. The long-term outcome has been poor and needs improvement...
  13. ncbi request reprint Behavioral comorbidity differs in subtypes of enuresis and urinary incontinence
    Susanne Zink
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Saarbrucken, Saarland, Germany
    J Urol 179:295-8; discussion 298. 2008
    ..The aim of this prospective study is to describe the association of comorbid behavioral and somatic factors in children with different forms of nocturnal enuresis and daytime incontinence referred to a tertiary center...
  14. doi request reprint Perception of biological motion in autism spectrum disorders
    Christine M Freitag
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
    Neuropsychologia 46:1480-94. 2008
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  15. doi request reprint Health related quality of life of a tertiary referral center population with urinary incontinence using the DCGM-10 questionnaire
    Christian Bachmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Hospital Giessen and Marburg, Campus Marburg, Marburg, Germany
    J Urol 182:2000-6. 2009
    ..Also, health related quality of life results in our sample were compared to those of other chronic childhood health conditions...
  16. doi request reprint Factors associated with low and high voiding frequency in children with diurnal urinary incontinence
    Alexander Von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
    BJU Int 105:396-401. 2010
    ..Prognosis (cohort)...
  17. doi request reprint Children's concepts of the urinary tract
    Monika Equit
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, 66421 Homburg, Saar, Germany
    J Pediatr Urol 9:648-52. 2013
    ..To assess children's body concepts about anatomy and physiology of the urinary tract, children drew pictures responding to the question 'Where do you believe urine comes from?'..
  18. doi request reprint Comparison of ICD-10 and DC: 0-3R diagnoses in infants, toddlers and preschoolers
    Monika Equit
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, 66421, Homburg, Germany
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 42:623-33. 2011
    ..There is a good concordance of the two systems for Feeding, Sleeping, Adjustment and Attachment Disorders, whereas the ICD-10 diagnoses HKD and ODD are not adequately represented in DC: 0-3R...
  19. doi request reprint Adenosine A(2A) receptor gene (ADORA2A) variants may increase autistic symptoms and anxiety in autism spectrum disorder
    Christine M Freitag
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitat, Deutschordenstrasse 50, 60528 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 19:67-74. 2010
    ..Findings point toward a possible mediating role of ADORA2A variants on phenotypic expression in ASD that need to be replicated in a larger sample...
  20. doi request reprint Toilet refusal syndrome in preschool children: do different subtypes exist?
    Justine Niemczyk
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 58:303-6. 2014
    ..The aim of the study was to analyse and identify possible subgroups of TRS...
  21. doi request reprint Eating problems in young children -- a population-based study
    Monika Equit
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
    Acta Paediatr 102:149-55. 2013
    ..To analyse the prevalence of atypical eating problems and their associations with anxious or oppositional behaviours in young children...
  22. ncbi request reprint Elimination disorders and anxious-depressed symptoms in preschool children: a population-based study
    Monika Equit
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, 66421, Homburg, Germany
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 23:417-23. 2014
    ..Boys are more affected by elimination disorders than girls, but not by anxious/depressed symptoms. Children with faecal incontinence have the highest rate of anxious/depressed symptoms...
  23. ncbi request reprint Neuromotor development in nocturnal enuresis
    Alexander Von Gontard
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:744-50. 2006
    ..In addition to a maturational deficit of the brainstem, it is proposed that there is a possible maturational deficit of the motor cortex circuitry and related cortical areas in children with nocturnal enuresis...
  24. ncbi request reprint Quantitative assessment of neuromotor function in adolescents with high functioning autism and Asperger Syndrome
    Christine M Freitag
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Saarland University Hospital, 66421 Homburg Saar, Germany
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:948-59. 2007
    ..Motor impairment in children with Asperger Syndrome (AS) or High functioning autism (HFA) has been reported previously. This study presents results of a quantitative assessment of neuromotor skills in 14-22 year old HFA/AS...