Monica Aas

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oslo
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Affective Lability Scale (54 and 18-item version) in patients with bipolar disorder, first-degree relatives, and healthy controls
    Monica Aas
    NORMENT, KG Jebsen Center for Psychosis Research, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway NORMENT, Division of Mental Health and Addiction, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 172:375-80. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Interplay between childhood trauma and BDNF val66met variants on blood BDNF mRNA levels and on hippocampus subfields volumes in schizophrenia spectrum and bipolar disorders
    Monica Aas
    NORMENT, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway NORMENT, Division of Mental Health and Addiction, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 59:14-21. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Affective lability in patients with bipolar disorders is associated with high levels of childhood trauma
    Monica Aas
    NORMENT, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway Psychosis Research Unit, Division of Mental Health and Addiction, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 218:252-5. 2014
  4. pmc Serotonin transporter gene polymorphism, childhood trauma, and cognition in patients with psychotic disorders
    Monica Aas
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Schizophr Bull 38:15-22. 2012
  5. doi request reprint BDNF val66met modulates the association between childhood trauma, cognitive and brain abnormalities in psychoses
    Monica Aas
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway Psychosis Research Unit, Division of Mental Health and Addiction, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 46:181-8. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Is cognitive impairment following early life stress in severe mental disorders based on specific or general cognitive functioning?
    Monica Aas
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Psychiatry Res 198:495-500. 2012
  7. pmc Patterns of childhood adverse events are associated with clinical characteristics of bipolar disorder
    Sara Larsson
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 13:97. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Serum level of venlafaxine is associated with better memory in psychotic disorders
    Nils Eiel Steen
    NORMENT, KG Jebsen Centre for Psychosis Research, Division of Mental Health and Addiction, Oslo University Hospital, and Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, PO Box 4956, Nydalen, 0424, Oslo, Norway Drammen District Psychiatric Center, Clinic of Mental Health and Addiction, Vestre Viken Hospital Trust, 3004 Drammen, Norway Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 169:386-92. 2015
  9. doi request reprint High prevalence of childhood trauma in patients with schizophrenia spectrum and affective disorder
    Sara Larsson
    Department of Research and Development, Clinic of Mental Health and Addiction, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Compr Psychiatry 54:123-7. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Polygenic risk scores in bipolar disorder subgroups
    Sofie Ragnhild Aminoff
    Department of Specialized Inpatient Treatment, Division of Mental Health Services, Akershus University Hospital, Norway NORMENT, KG Jebsen Centre for Psychosis Research, Oslo University Hospital and Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 183:310-4. 2015

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Affective Lability Scale (54 and 18-item version) in patients with bipolar disorder, first-degree relatives, and healthy controls
    Monica Aas
    NORMENT, KG Jebsen Center for Psychosis Research, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway NORMENT, Division of Mental Health and Addiction, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 172:375-80. 2015
    ..Internal Consistency and Confirmatory Factor Analysis were performed, comparing clinical and non-clinical group comparisons on ALS scores...
  2. doi request reprint Interplay between childhood trauma and BDNF val66met variants on blood BDNF mRNA levels and on hippocampus subfields volumes in schizophrenia spectrum and bipolar disorders
    Monica Aas
    NORMENT, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway NORMENT, Division of Mental Health and Addiction, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 59:14-21. 2014
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Affective lability in patients with bipolar disorders is associated with high levels of childhood trauma
    Monica Aas
    NORMENT, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway Psychosis Research Unit, Division of Mental Health and Addiction, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 218:252-5. 2014
    ..A multivariate regression model indicated a relationship between childhood trauma scores and differences in affective lability between patients and controls. ..
  4. pmc Serotonin transporter gene polymorphism, childhood trauma, and cognition in patients with psychotic disorders
    Monica Aas
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Schizophr Bull 38:15-22. 2012
    ..We hypothesize that 5-HTTLPR variations and long-term effects of childhood trauma interact and contribute to some of the variation in cognitive dysfunction seen in patients with psychotic disorders...
  5. doi request reprint BDNF val66met modulates the association between childhood trauma, cognitive and brain abnormalities in psychoses
    Monica Aas
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway Psychosis Research Unit, Division of Mental Health and Addiction, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 46:181-8. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Is cognitive impairment following early life stress in severe mental disorders based on specific or general cognitive functioning?
    Monica Aas
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Psychiatry Res 198:495-500. 2012
    ..Moreover, these dysfunctions seem to be driven by underlying deficits in general cognitive tasks as measured by the WASI...
  7. pmc Patterns of childhood adverse events are associated with clinical characteristics of bipolar disorder
    Sara Larsson
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 13:97. 2013
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Serum level of venlafaxine is associated with better memory in psychotic disorders
    Nils Eiel Steen
    NORMENT, KG Jebsen Centre for Psychosis Research, Division of Mental Health and Addiction, Oslo University Hospital, and Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, PO Box 4956, Nydalen, 0424, Oslo, Norway Drammen District Psychiatric Center, Clinic of Mental Health and Addiction, Vestre Viken Hospital Trust, 3004 Drammen, Norway Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 169:386-92. 2015
    ..However, the current findings should be replicated in independent samples. ..
  9. doi request reprint High prevalence of childhood trauma in patients with schizophrenia spectrum and affective disorder
    Sara Larsson
    Department of Research and Development, Clinic of Mental Health and Addiction, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Compr Psychiatry 54:123-7. 2013
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Polygenic risk scores in bipolar disorder subgroups
    Sofie Ragnhild Aminoff
    Department of Specialized Inpatient Treatment, Division of Mental Health Services, Akershus University Hospital, Norway NORMENT, KG Jebsen Centre for Psychosis Research, Oslo University Hospital and Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 183:310-4. 2015
    ..We also wanted to investigate whether illness severity indicators were associated with a higher polygenic risk for BD...
  11. doi request reprint Inflammatory evidence for the psychosis continuum model
    Ragni H Mørch
    NORMENT, KG Jebsen Centre for Psychosis Research, University of Oslo and Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway Division of Mental Health and Addiction, Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval, Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 67:189-97. 2016
    ..Inflammation and immune activation have been implicated in the pathophysiology of severe mental disorders. Previous studies of inflammatory markers, however, have been limited with somewhat inconsistent results...
  12. doi request reprint Inflammatory markers are associated with general cognitive abilities in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder patients and healthy controls
    Sigrun Hope
    NORMENT, KG Jebsen Centre for Psychosis Research, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway Department of Neuro Habilitation, Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval, Oslo, Norway
    Schizophr Res 165:188-94. 2015
    ..Immune abnormalities have been found in both disorders, and inflammatory mediators may play roles in cognitive function. We investigated if inflammatory markers are associated with general cognitive abilities...
  13. doi request reprint Altered systemic cortisol metabolism in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia spectrum disorders
    Nils Eiel Steen
    KG Jebsen Centre for Psychosis Research, Division of Mental Health and Addiction, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway Drammen District Psychiatric Center, Clinic of Mental Health and Addiction, Vestre Viken Hospital Trust, Drammen, Norway Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 52:57-62. 2014
    ..The design makes it impossible to determine the direction of the effect. However, the findings merit further study of cortisol metabolism as a possible component in the HPA axis dysfunction and pathophysiology of BD and SCZ...
  14. doi request reprint Indications of a dose-response relationship between cannabis use and age at onset in bipolar disorder
    Trine Vik Lagerberg
    NORMENT Centre for Psychosis Research, Oslo University Hospital and Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 215:101-4. 2014
    ..There were no interaction effects between cannabis use and presenting polarity or presence of psychosis. Doses of cannabis used may affect the age at onset of bipolar disorder. ..