Susanne Bejerot

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Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Social anxiety in adult autism spectrum disorder
    Susanne Bejerot
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Stockholm, Sweden Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 220:705-7. 2014
  2. pmc Plasma oxytocin changes and anti-obsessive response during serotonin reuptake inhibitor treatment: a placebo controlled study
    Mats B Humble
    Psychiatric Research Centre, Orebro County Council, School of Health and Medical Sciences, Orebro University, Orebro, Sweden
    BMC Psychiatry 13:344. 2013
  3. pmc Childhood clumsiness and peer victimization: a case-control study of psychiatric patients
    Susanne Bejerot
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Psychiatry 13:68. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint The extreme male brain revisited: gender coherence in adults with autism spectrum disorder
    Susanne Bejerot
    Northern Stockholm Psychiatry, VUB KogNUS, St Göran Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 201:116-23. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Poor performance in physical education - a risk factor for bully victimization. A case-control study
    Susanne Bejerot
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 100:413-9. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Screening for ADHD in an adult social phobia sample
    Ewa Mörtberg
    Department of Psychology, Stockholm University, Frecati Hagvag 8, Stockholm, SE 106 91, Sweden
    J Atten Disord 16:645-9. 2012
  7. pmc Poor motor skills: a risk marker for bully victimization
    Susanne Bejerot
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Aggress Behav 39:453-61. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Two-year outcome of treatment with central stimulant medication in adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a prospective study
    Susanne Bejerot
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:1590-7. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint An autistic dimension: a proposed subtype of obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Susanne Bejerot
    Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Autism 11:101-10. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The Brief Obsessive-Compulsive Scale (BOCS): a self-report scale for OCD and obsessive-compulsive related disorders
    Susanne Bejerot
    Susanne Bejerot, M D, Ph D, Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Nord J Psychiatry 68:549-59. 2014

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Social anxiety in adult autism spectrum disorder
    Susanne Bejerot
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Stockholm, Sweden Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 220:705-7. 2014
    ..Individuals with ASD showed significantly higher scores of social anxiety and social avoidance relative to the comparison group, but significantly lower scores relative to the SAD sample. ..
  2. pmc Plasma oxytocin changes and anti-obsessive response during serotonin reuptake inhibitor treatment: a placebo controlled study
    Mats B Humble
    Psychiatric Research Centre, Orebro County Council, School of Health and Medical Sciences, Orebro University, Orebro, Sweden
    BMC Psychiatry 13:344. 2013
    ..Few studies have investigated whether SRIs have any effect on oxytocin; thus, our aim was to explore the possibility that oxytocinergic mechanisms contribute to the anti-obsessive effect of SRIs...
  3. pmc Childhood clumsiness and peer victimization: a case-control study of psychiatric patients
    Susanne Bejerot
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Psychiatry 13:68. 2013
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  4. ncbi request reprint The extreme male brain revisited: gender coherence in adults with autism spectrum disorder
    Susanne Bejerot
    Northern Stockholm Psychiatry, VUB KogNUS, St Göran Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 201:116-23. 2012
    ..The 'extreme male brain' theory suggests that autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is an extreme variant of male intelligence. However, somewhat paradoxically, many individuals with ASD display androgynous physical features regardless of gender...
  5. ncbi request reprint Poor performance in physical education - a risk factor for bully victimization. A case-control study
    Susanne Bejerot
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 100:413-9. 2011
    ..Poor social skills tend to coexist with clumsiness. According to a pilot study, poor performance in physical education (PE) was correlated with bully victimization...
  6. ncbi request reprint Screening for ADHD in an adult social phobia sample
    Ewa Mörtberg
    Department of Psychology, Stockholm University, Frecati Hagvag 8, Stockholm, SE 106 91, Sweden
    J Atten Disord 16:645-9. 2012
    ..Recent studies have suggested a link between a primary anxiety disorder and ADHD...
  7. pmc Poor motor skills: a risk marker for bully victimization
    Susanne Bejerot
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Aggress Behav 39:453-61. 2013
    ..45-3.63]), being overweight (OR 1.71 [95% CI: 1.18-2.47]) and being a bully (OR 2.18 [95% CI: 1.53-3.11]). The findings indicate that poor gross motor skills constitute a robust risk-marker for vulnerability for bully victimization...
  8. ncbi request reprint Two-year outcome of treatment with central stimulant medication in adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a prospective study
    Susanne Bejerot
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:1590-7. 2010
    ..The aims of this study were to investigate factors associated with persistence in treatment in an exploratory manner and to document side effects and reasons for discontinuation...
  9. ncbi request reprint An autistic dimension: a proposed subtype of obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Susanne Bejerot
    Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Autism 11:101-10. 2007
    ..An odd personality, with paranoid, schizotypal, avoidant or obsessive-compulsive traits, may indicate these autistic dimensions in OCD patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint The Brief Obsessive-Compulsive Scale (BOCS): a self-report scale for OCD and obsessive-compulsive related disorders
    Susanne Bejerot
    Susanne Bejerot, M D, Ph D, Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Nord J Psychiatry 68:549-59. 2014
    ..It is widely used throughout child, adolescent and adult psychiatry settings in Sweden but has not been validated up to date...
  11. pmc The Swedish version of the Ritvo autism and asperger diagnostic scale: revised (RAADS-R). A validation study of a rating scale for adults
    Lisa M J Andersen
    Department of Psychology, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Autism Dev Disord 41:1635-45. 2011
    ..The ASD subjects had significantly higher mean scores on all subscales. ASD females had higher scores than ASD males on the sensory motor subscale, a dimension not included in the AQ. RAADS-R showed promising test re-test reliability...
  12. ncbi request reprint Low prevalence of smoking in patients with autism spectrum disorders
    Susanne Bejerot
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, St Goran s Hospital, SE 112 81, Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychiatry Res 119:177-82. 2003
    ..If replicated, this finding could suggest biological differences between non-catatonic schizophrenia and ASD, and support the theory of a biological link between ASD and a subtype of OCD, and between ASD and catatonic schizophrenia...
  13. pmc Applying an ESSENCE framework to understanding adult autism spectrum disorder and ADHD: retrospective parent reports of childhood problems
    Stephanie Plenty
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm 17177, Sweden
    ScientificWorldJournal 2013:469594. 2013
    ..The ESSENCE approach can assist in understanding the symptom history of adult ADHD and ASD patients and can be helpful to distinguish their childhood experiences from other psychiatric patients' experiences...
  14. ncbi request reprint Low serum levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25-OHD) among psychiatric out-patients in Sweden: relations with season, age, ethnic origin and psychiatric diagnosis
    Mats B Humble
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Division of Psychiatry, St Göran, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 121:467-70. 2010
    ..This is further supported by the considerable psychiatric improvement that coincided with vitamin D treatment in some of the patients whose deficiency was treated...
  15. ncbi request reprint Intensive group cognitive therapy and individual cognitive therapy for social phobia: sustained improvement at 5-year follow-up
    Ewa Mörtberg
    Karolinska Institute, Department of Clinical Neuroscience Centre for Psychiatry Research, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Anxiety Disord 25:994-1000. 2011
    ..These improvements were present in patients who had no additional treatment, as well as in the total sample. In conclusion, it appears that the effects of IGCT and ICT are maintained and improved upon at 5 years post-treatment...
  16. pmc Sexuality and gender role in autism spectrum disorder: a case control study
    Susanne Bejerot
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 9:e87961. 2014
    ..A gender-atypical pattern for these types of characteristics is suggested in autism spectrum disorder. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint Brief Report: alterations in cerebral blood flow as assessed by PET/CT in adults with autism spectrum disorder with normal IQ
    Marco Pagani
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Autism Dev Disord 42:313-8. 2012
    ..No statistically significant correlation between CBF and IQ was found. The limbic, posterior associative and cerebellar cortices showed increased blood flow in ASD, confirming previous findings about the neurobiology of ASD...