J Angst

Summary

Affiliation: Psychiatric University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. pmc Major depressive disorder with subthreshold bipolarity in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication
    Jules Angst
    Department of Psychiatry, Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Am J Psychiatry 167:1194-201. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Recurrence of bipolar disorders and major depression. A life-long perspective
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, 8029 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 253:236-40. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Do many patients with depression suffer from bipolar disorder?
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Can J Psychiatry 51:3-5. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Diagnosis and course of affective psychoses: was Kraepelin right?
    Jules Angst
    Psychiatrische Universitatsklinik, Lenggstrasse 31, Postfach 1931, 8032, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 258:107-10. 2008
  5. pmc Bipolar disorder--methodological problems and future perspectives
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University, Psychiatric Hospital, Research Department, Zurich, Switzerland
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 10:129-39. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Does psychomotor agitation in major depressive episodes indicate bipolarity? Evidence from the Zurich Study
    Jules Angst
    Psychiatric Hospital, Zurich University, Lenggstrasse 31, P O Box 1931, 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 259:55-63. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Subjective distress predicts treatment seeking for depression, bipolar, anxiety, panic, neurasthenia and insomnia severity spectra
    J Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Switzerland
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 122:488-98. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint The Zurich Study. XVIII. Obsessive-compulsive disorders and syndromes in the general population
    M Degonda
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Research Department, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 243:16-22. 1993
  9. ncbi request reprint The Zurich Study. XVII. Sexual abuse in childhood. Frequency and relevance for adult morbidity data of a longitudinal epidemiological study
    C Ernst
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Research Department, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 242:293-300. 1993
  10. ncbi request reprint The Zurich Study. XI. Is dysthymia a separate form of depression? Results of the Zurich Cohort Study
    J Angst
    Psychiatric University Hospital, Research Department, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 240:349-54. 1991

Detail Information

Publications91

  1. pmc Major depressive disorder with subthreshold bipolarity in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication
    Jules Angst
    Department of Psychiatry, Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Am J Psychiatry 167:1194-201. 2010
    ..The authors examined the prevalence and clinical correlates of major depressive disorder with subthreshold bipolarity compared with pure major depressive disorder in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication (NCS-R)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Recurrence of bipolar disorders and major depression. A life-long perspective
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, 8029 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 253:236-40. 2003
    ..It is not known whether the risk of recurrence declines with time in bipolar disorders and in major depression. This study describes the life-long recurrence risk of bipolar I, bipolar II and major depressive disorders...
  3. ncbi request reprint Do many patients with depression suffer from bipolar disorder?
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Can J Psychiatry 51:3-5. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Diagnosis and course of affective psychoses: was Kraepelin right?
    Jules Angst
    Psychiatrische Universitatsklinik, Lenggstrasse 31, Postfach 1931, 8032, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 258:107-10. 2008
    ..In contrast to Kraepelin's unitarian view the long-term prognosis of subgroups of mood disorders varies considerably. Overall it is nevertheless astonishing how much of Kraepelin's legacy has survived...
  5. pmc Bipolar disorder--methodological problems and future perspectives
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University, Psychiatric Hospital, Research Department, Zurich, Switzerland
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 10:129-39. 2008
    ..Early and timely diagnosis of BPD is necessary to enable prompt intervention and secondary prevention of the disorder. The paper describes the current status and future directions of developing clinical concepts of bipolarity...
  6. doi request reprint Does psychomotor agitation in major depressive episodes indicate bipolarity? Evidence from the Zurich Study
    Jules Angst
    Psychiatric Hospital, Zurich University, Lenggstrasse 31, P O Box 1931, 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 259:55-63. 2009
    ..This paper tested whether, how, and to what extent both psychomotor symptoms, agitation and retardation in depression are related to bipolarity and anxiety...
  7. doi request reprint Subjective distress predicts treatment seeking for depression, bipolar, anxiety, panic, neurasthenia and insomnia severity spectra
    J Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Switzerland
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 122:488-98. 2010
    ..To examine correlates of mental health treatment seeking such as gender, diagnosis, impairment, distress and mastery...
  8. ncbi request reprint The Zurich Study. XVIII. Obsessive-compulsive disorders and syndromes in the general population
    M Degonda
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Research Department, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 243:16-22. 1993
    ..Although the longitudinal analysis showed no stability at the diagnostical level, there was some stability on the symptom level. Perhaps subjects with OCS learned in time to cope and to live with their symptoms without suffering...
  9. ncbi request reprint The Zurich Study. XVII. Sexual abuse in childhood. Frequency and relevance for adult morbidity data of a longitudinal epidemiological study
    C Ernst
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Research Department, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 242:293-300. 1993
    ..Childhood familial risk factors were more frequent for abuse cases than for controls. Depression at adult age was more strongly connected with early familial risk factors than with early sexual abuse...
  10. ncbi request reprint The Zurich Study. XI. Is dysthymia a separate form of depression? Results of the Zurich Cohort Study
    J Angst
    Psychiatric University Hospital, Research Department, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 240:349-54. 1991
    ..Dysthymia belongs to the wide spectrum of major depressive syndromes and represents only a subgroup characterized by specific course characteristics...
  11. ncbi request reprint The Zurich Study. XII. Sex differences in depression. Evidence from longitudinal epidemiological data
    C Ernst
    Research Department, Psychiatric University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 241:222-30. 1992
    ..The importance of differential recall for sex differences in prevalence is discussed. Sex differences may have different weight and different causes with regard to depressive syndromes and to a diagnosis of depression...
  12. ncbi request reprint The Zurich Study: XV. Suicide attempts in a cohort from age 20 to 30
    J Angst
    Psychiatric University Hospital, Research Department, , Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 242:135-41. 1992
    ..Over ten years, a higher than expected comorbidity appeared of suicide attempts with depressive and anxiety disorders, with substance abuse, and with sociopathic features...
  13. ncbi request reprint The Zurich Study: XXII. Epidemiology of gastrointestinal complaints and comorbidity with anxiety and depression
    B Hochstrasser
    Research Department, Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 246:261-72. 1996
    ..Functional gastrointestinal complaints reflect an unspecific concomitant vegetative disturbance common to depression and anxiety; they do not reflect a risk factor for the development of a specific anxiety or depressive disorder...
  14. ncbi request reprint The Zurich study. XX. Social phobia and agoraphobia
    M Degonda
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Research Department, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 243:95-102. 1993
    ..The longitudinal analysis revealed that also phobia in general was not stable at the diagnostic level phobic symptoms were quite persistent across time...
  15. ncbi request reprint The Zurich Study: XXI. Sexual dysfunctions and disturbances in young adults. Data of a longitudinal epidemiological study
    C Ernst
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Research Department, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 243:179-88. 1993
    ..Compared with the controls, women's sexual disturbances were more chronic and more strongly associated with minor psychiatric symptoms and personality deviance; this finding was less pronounced in men...
  16. ncbi request reprint Concurrent psychiatric comorbidity and multimorbidity in a community study: gender differences and quality of life
    A Gamma
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 251:II43-6. 2001
    ..The same factors predicted women's psychological and physical well-being, indicating a more holistic experience in women. Men's physical well-being did not correlate with any of the diagnostic or social variables measured...
  17. ncbi request reprint Depression in old age. Is there a real decrease in prevalence? A review
    C Ernst
    Psychiatric University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 245:272-87. 1995
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  18. ncbi request reprint The Zurich Study. XVI. Early antecedents of depression. A longitudinal prospective study on incidence in young adults
    C Ernst
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Research Department, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 242:142-51. 1992
    ..Whether this finding signifies that proneness to the milder depressions in young adults is rooted in personality is subject to discussion...
  19. ncbi request reprint Suicide risk in patients with major depressive disorder
    J Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Switzerland
    J Clin Psychiatry 60:57-62; discussion 75-6, 113-6. 1999
    ..Both comorbidity with other disorders, such as anxiety and agitation, and rapid changes in the depressive state, for instance after release from the hospital, increase the risk for suicide...
  20. ncbi request reprint Parsing the clinical phenotype of depression: the need to integrate brief depressive episodes
    J Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 115:221-8. 2007
    ..To expand the concept of recurrent brief depression (RBD) to brief depression (BD) and to test its clinical relevance...
  21. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of perimenstrual psychological symptoms
    J Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 104:110-6. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: The results of this study suggest that irritability, nervousness and tension irrespective of the presence of concomitant depressed mood are core elements of the perimenstrual syndrome...
  22. ncbi request reprint The Zurich Study. X. Hypomania in a 28- to 30-year-old cohort
    W Wicki
    Psychiatric University Hospital, Research Department, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 240:339-48. 1991
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  23. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in depression. Epidemiological findings from the European DEPRES I and II studies
    J Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, P O Box 68, 8029 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 252:201-9. 2002
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  24. doi request reprint The generalized anxiety spectrum: prevalence, onset, course and outcome
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, P O Box 1931, 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 259:37-45. 2009
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  25. doi request reprint Predicting response to psychopharmacological treatment: survey of recent results
    H Stassen
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Research Group Psychiatric Genetics, Zurich, Switzerland
    Pharmacopsychiatry 44:263-72. 2011
    ..Half of the patients with initial improvement show incomplete response, while a large proportion of patients exhibit a refractory clinical picture which is resistant to all treatment modalities...
  26. ncbi request reprint Bipolarity from ancient to modern times: conception, birth and rebirth
    J Angst
    Department of Psychiatry, , Zurich, Switzerland
    J Affect Disord 67:3-19. 2001
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  27. ncbi request reprint The Zurich Study. XIII. Recurrent brief anxiety
    J Angst
    Research Department, Psychiatric University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 241:296-300. 1992
    ..The family history was positive for depression and anxiety (panic, generalized anxiety disorder). In studies of panic, one should look for the frequently associated syndromes of RBA and RBD...
  28. doi request reprint Diagnostic criteria for bipolarity based on an international sample of 5,635 patients with DSM-IV major depressive episodes
    J Angst
    Psychiatrische Universitatsklinik, Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, P O Box 1931, 8032, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 262:3-11. 2012
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  29. ncbi request reprint Metabolic hyperfrontality and psychopathology in the ketamine model of psychosis using positron emission tomography (PET) and [18F]fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG)
    F X Vollenweider
    Research Department, Psychiatric University Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 7:9-24. 1997
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  30. doi request reprint Are hypomanics the happier normals?
    Alex Gamma
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Affect Disord 111:235-43. 2008
    ..Not much is known about hypomanic states in subjects free of major and minor depressive mood disorders. Our aim was to identify and characterise a group of such "pure" hypomanics in relation to a normal control group...
  31. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive syndromes and disorders: significance of comorbidity with bipolar and anxiety syndromes
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, P O Box 68, 8029 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 255:65-71. 2005
    ..To determine the prevalence and clinical characteristics of comorbid obsessive compulsive disorders and syndromes (OCD/OCS), compared with pure OCD/OCS among adults in the community...
  32. ncbi request reprint Historical aspects of the dichotomy between manic-depressive disorders and schizophrenia
    Jules Angst
    Epidemiological Research, Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, Mail Box 68, 8029 Zurich, Switzerland
    Schizophr Res 57:5-13. 2002
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  33. ncbi request reprint Atypical depressive syndromes in varying definitions
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, PO Box 1931, 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 256:44-54. 2006
    ..Using prospective data from a community sample, this paper identifies criteria (and correlates) for an AD syndrome that maximizes the association with female sex and bipolar-II...
  34. doi request reprint Determinants of voluntary vs. involuntary admission in bipolar disorder and the impact of adherence
    D Schuepbach
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Pharmacopsychiatry 41:29-36. 2008
    ..We examined the impact of adherence and pharmacological variables on involuntary vs. voluntary admission on a sample of inpatients from the European Mania in Bipolar Longitudinal Evaluation of Medication study (EMBLEM)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Fluoxetine versus moclobemide: cross-comparison between the time courses of improvement
    H H Stassen
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Research Department, Switzerland
    Pharmacopsychiatry 32:56-60. 1999
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  36. ncbi request reprint The mood spectrum: improving the diagnosis of bipolar disorder
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Bipolar Disord 7:4-12. 2005
    ..In conclusion, the importance of subthreshold syndromes should not be underestimated as failure to recognize bipolar spectrum disorder could delay treatment and worsen prognosis...
  37. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of exposure to potentially traumatic events and PTSD. The Zurich Cohort Study
    Urs Hepp
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital, Culmannstrasse 8, 8091, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 256:151-8. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence rate of exposure to potentially traumatic events (PTE) and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in a representative sample of the general population...
  38. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic conversion from depression to bipolar disorders: results of a long-term prospective study of hospital admissions
    Jules Angst
    Epidemiological Research, Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, P O Box 68, 8029 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Affect Disord 84:149-57. 2005
    ..To analyse the time course and some risk factors for a diagnostic change from major depression to bipolar disorders (BP) over an average of 20 years from the onset of the disorders...
  39. ncbi request reprint Is the association of alcohol use disorders with major depressive disorder a consequence of undiagnosed bipolar-II disorder?
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, Mail Box 1931, 8032, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 256:452-7. 2006
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  40. ncbi request reprint Is bipolar I disorder heterogeneous?
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University, Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, 68, 8029 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 254:82-91. 2004
    ..This paper seeks to elucidate this question by contributing further data...
  41. ncbi request reprint Effects of high amphetamine dose on mood and cerebral glucose metabolism in normal volunteers using positron emission tomography (PET)
    F X Vollenweider
    Research Department, Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Psychiatry Res 83:149-62. 1998
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  42. doi request reprint Long-term depression versus episodic major depression: results from the prospective Zurich study of a community sample
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, P O Box 1931, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Affect Disord 115:112-21. 2009
    ..Our study aims to characterise LTD in comparison with episodic (non-chronic) major depressive episodes (MDE) on the basis of data from a community sample...
  43. pmc Adult versus adolescent onset of smoking: how are mood disorders and other risk factors involved?
    Vladeta Ajdacic-Gross
    Psychiatric University Hospital, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Addiction 104:1411-9. 2009
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  44. ncbi request reprint The spectra of neurasthenia and depression: course, stability and transitions
    Alex Gamma
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Research Department, Lenggstr 31, 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 257:120-7. 2007
    ..Neurasthenia is recognized by ICD-10, but not by DSM-IV. Its course, longitudinal stability and relationship to depression is not well understood...
  45. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic issues in bipolar disorder
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31 CH 8029, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 13:S43-50. 2003
    ..There is increasing evidence for the existence of a broad spectrum of bipolar disorders, and data demonstrating the clinical validity of modifying some of the criteria for hypomania are reviewed here...
  46. ncbi request reprint Varying temporal criteria for generalized anxiety disorder: prevalence and clinical characteristics in a young age cohort
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Psychol Med 36:1283-92. 2006
    ..This study questions the 6-month duration criterion for generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) used in DSM-III-R and DSM-IV...
  47. ncbi request reprint Toward validation of atypical depression in the community: results of the Zurich cohort study
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, P O Box 68, 8029, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Affect Disord 72:125-38. 2002
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  48. ncbi request reprint A new bipolar spectrum concept: a brief review
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Bipolar Disord 4:11-4. 2002
    ..Some methodological pitfalls of research on drug-induced hypomania as an element of the bipolar spectrum are also summarized...
  49. ncbi request reprint Toward a re-definition of subthreshold bipolarity: epidemiology and proposed criteria for bipolar-II, minor bipolar disorders and hypomania
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, P O Box 68, CH 8029, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Affect Disord 73:133-46. 2003
    ..to develop and validate criteria for the definition of softer expressions of bipolar-II (BP-II) disorder and hypomania, (3). to demonstrate the prevalence, clinical validity and comorbidity of the entire soft bipolar spectrum...
  50. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive severity spectrum in the community: prevalence, comorbidity, and course
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, 68, 8029 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 254:156-64. 2004
    ..To describe lifetime prevalence rates, course and comorbidity of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), obsessive-compulsive syndromes (OCS) and OC-symptoms (OC-sx) up to age 41...
  51. ncbi request reprint Multimorbidity of psychiatric disorders as an indicator of clinical severity
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Mail Box 68, Lenggstr 31, 8029 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 252:147-54. 2002
    ..These findings demonstrate the importance of characterization of multiple syndromes rather than applying arbitrary hierarchical distinctions between diagnostic categories...
  52. ncbi request reprint Is there a common resilience mechanism underlying antidepressant drug response? Evidence from 2848 patients
    Hans H Stassen
    Psychiatric University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1195-205. 2007
    ..Timing issues of antidepressant drug response are of major clinical relevance, given our current inability to predict when a particular patient will respond to a particular treatment...
  53. ncbi request reprint Is depression a risk factor for heart complaints? Longitudinal aspects in the Zurich study
    Dominique Eich
    Department of Clinical and Social Psychiatry, Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, PO Box 1931, 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 257:396-401. 2007
    ..The objective of this longitudinal study was to assess the association between major depression and heart complaints in a population of young and healthy adults...
  54. ncbi request reprint Suicide in 406 mood-disorder patients with and without long-term medication: a 40 to 44 years' follow-up
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Switzerland
    Arch Suicide Res 9:279-300. 2005
    ..Long-term treatment also reduced overall mortality, and combined treatments proved more effective than mono-therapy...
  55. ncbi request reprint Major depression predicts an increase in long-term body weight variability in young adults
    Gregor Hasler
    Psychiatric University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Obes Res 13:1991-8. 2005
    ..To test the hypothesis that major depression predicts an increase in long-term body weight variability (BWV)...
  56. ncbi request reprint The HCL-32: towards a self-assessment tool for hypomanic symptoms in outpatients
    Jules Angst
    Zurich University Psychiatric Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, P O Box 1931, 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Affect Disord 88:217-33. 2005
    ..As such, an instrument for self-assessment of hypomanic symptoms might increase the detection of suspected and of manifest, but under-treated, cases of bipolar disorders...
  57. pmc Lifetime and 12-month prevalence of bipolar spectrum disorder in the National Comorbidity Survey replication
    Kathleen R Merikangas
    Intramural Research Program, Section on Developmental Genetic Epidemiology, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:543-52. 2007
    ..There is growing recognition that bipolar disorder (BPD) has a spectrum of expression that is substantially more common than the 1% BP-I prevalence traditionally found in population surveys...
  58. doi request reprint Validity and utility of bipolar spectrum models
    James Phelps
    Corvallis Psychiatric Clinic, Corvallis, OR 97330, USA
    Bipolar Disord 10:179-93. 2008
    ..This change should be accompanied by additional requirements for the assessment and reporting of non-manic bipolar markers...
  59. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Chinese version of the hypomania checklist (HCL-32) as an instrument for detecting hypo(mania) in patients with mood disorders
    Yi Syuan Wu
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Taiwan, ROC
    J Affect Disord 106:133-43. 2008
    ..We aimed to determine the accuracy and validity of the Chinese version of the HCL-32 in an adult psychiatric setting. We also compared the results with prior studies carried out in a comparable sample...
  60. doi request reprint Specificity of bipolar spectrum conditions in the comorbidity of mood and substance use disorders: results from the Zurich cohort study
    Kathleen R Merikangas
    Section on Developmental Genetic Epidemiology, Intramural Research Program, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, 1A201 35 Convent Dr, MSC 3720, Bethesda, MD 20892 2670, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:47-52. 2008
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  61. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal trajectories of depression and anxiety in a prospective community study: the Zurich Cohort Study
    Kathleen Ries Merikangas
    Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, Intramural Research Program, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:993-1000. 2003
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Factor structure of hypomania: interrelationships with cyclothymia and the soft bipolar spectrum
    Elie G Hantouche
    Psychiatry Department, Mood Center, Pitie Salpetriere Hospital, Paris, France
    J Affect Disord 73:39-47. 2003
    ..In this report we focus on the factor structure of hypomania and its relationships with cyclothymic temperament in unipolar (UP) and bipolar II (BP-II) spectrum (soft bipolar) patients...
  63. ncbi request reprint The spectrum of social phobia in the Zurich cohort study of young adults
    Kathleen Ries Merikangas
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 51:81-91. 2002
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  64. ncbi request reprint [Speed of onset of depressive episodes: a clinical criterion helpful for separating uni- from bipolar affective disorders]
    Ulrich Hegerl
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Psychiatrie, Universitatsklinikum Leipzig
    Neuropsychiatr 22:92-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze speed of onset of depressive episodes in patients with unipolar depression (UD) and bipolar affective disorders (BD)...
  65. ncbi request reprint Is unipolar mania a distinct subtype?
    Giulio Perugi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, 56100 Pisa, Italy
    Compr Psychiatry 48:213-7. 2007
    ..Literature on this topic is still scarce, although this was a matter of debate since several decades...
  66. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and burden of bipolar disorders in European countries
    Stefano Pini
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Via Roma, 67 56100, Pisa, Italy
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 15:425-34. 2005
    ..Most studies suggest equally high or even higher levels of impairments and disabilities of bipolar disorders as compared to major depression and schizophrenia. Few data are available on treatment and health care utilization...
  67. ncbi request reprint Excessive daytime sleepiness in young adults: a 20-year prospective community study
    Gregor Hasler
    Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, Intramural Research Program, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:521-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to explore associations between self-reported EDS, sleep disorder symptoms, major depression, and anxiety in a longitudinal community study of young adults...
  68. pmc Nosology and treatment of primary headache in a Swiss headache clinic
    Stanislaw Kozak
    Headache and Pain Unit, Neurology Department, Zurich University Hospital, Frauenklinikstrasse 26, Switzerland
    J Headache Pain 6:121-7. 2005
    ..The diagnostic and therapeutic practices of referring physicians exposed a deficit of information on headache, and a need for relevant education...
  69. pmc Migraine aura without headache compared to migraine with aura in patients with affective disorders
    Ketil J Oedegaard
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Bergen, Haukeland Hospital, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    J Headache Pain 6:378-86. 2005
    ..This may convey new information concerning the comorbid expression of migraine and affective disorders or concerning the processes that differentiates the migraine types with and without a subsequent pain attack...
  70. ncbi request reprint Recurrent brief depression in celiac disease
    Mauro Giovanni Carta
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Via Liguria 1309127, Cagliari, Italy
    J Psychosom Res 55:573-4. 2003
  71. pmc Validity of the assessment of bipolar spectrum disorders in the WHO CIDI 3.0
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Affect Disord 96:259-69. 2006
    ..CIDI BPD screening scales were also evaluated...
  72. pmc A risk index for 12-month suicide attempts in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication (NCS-R)
    Guilherme Borges
    National Institute of Psychiatry and Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Mexico City, Mexico
    Psychol Med 36:1747-57. 2006
    ..We sought to develop such a risk index for 12-month suicide attempts among suicide ideators...
  73. pmc Asthma and panic in young adults: a 20-year prospective community study
    Gregor Hasler
    National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Mental Health, Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, 15K North Drive, Room 200, MSC 2670, Bethesda, MD 20892 2670, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:1224-30. 2005
    ..Psychologic factors are increasingly recognized to influence the onset and course of asthma. Previous cross-sectional community-based studies have provided evidence for a relatively specific association between asthma and panic...
  74. ncbi request reprint Recurrent brief depression--past and future
    Lukas Pezawas
    Department of General Psychiatry, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 27:75-83. 2003
    ..Obviously, future treatment studies without the limitations of previous studies are clearly required for RBD...
  75. doi request reprint Refined insights into the pain-depression association in chronic pain patients
    Felix Angst
    Rehaclinic Zurzach, Bad Zurzach, Switzerland
    Clin J Pain 24:808-16. 2008
    ..This study aimed to provide refined correlation and regression data on the basis of categorical and continuous measures...
  76. ncbi request reprint World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry (WFSBP) Guidelines for Biological Treatment of Unipolar Depressive Disorders, Part 1: Acute and continuation treatment of major depressive disorder
    Michael Bauer
    Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California at Los Angeles ULCA, 300 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 2330, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    World J Biol Psychiatry 3:5-43. 2002
    ....
  77. ncbi request reprint World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry (WFSBP) Guidelines for Biological Treatment of Unipolar Depressive Disorders, Part 2: Maintenance treatment of major depressive disorder and treatment of chronic depressive disorders and subthreshold
    Michael Bauer
    University of California Los Angeles UCLA, Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    World J Biol Psychiatry 3:69-86. 2002
    ....
  78. pmc Prevalence, course, and comorbidity of insomnia and depression in young adults
    Daniel J Buysse
    Department ofPsychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sleep 31:473-80. 2008
    ..1) To describe the prevalence and prospective course of insomnia in a representative young-adult sample and (2) to describe the cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between insomnia and depression...
  79. doi request reprint Stability and treatment outcome of distinct classes of mania
    Inge van Rossum
    Medical Department, Eli Lilly Nederland, Grootslag 1 5, Houten, The Netherlands
    Eur Psychiatry 23:360-7. 2008
    ..Differential treatment course and outcome after 12 weeks of treatment were examined for three distinct classes of patients with acute mania in bipolar disorder...
  80. pmc Risk factors for the incidence and persistence of suicide-related outcomes: a 10-year follow-up study using the National Comorbidity Surveys
    Guilherme Borges
    National Institute of Psychiatry, Mexico
    J Affect Disord 105:25-33. 2008
    ....
  81. ncbi request reprint Olanzapine monotherapy and olanzapine combination therapy in the treatment of mania: 12-week results from the European Mania in Bipolar Longitudinal Evaluation of Medication (EMBLEM) observational study
    Eduard Vieta
    Bipolar Disorders Program, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    J Affect Disord 106:63-72. 2008
    ....
  82. ncbi request reprint ["Up and down". Bipolar illnesses--underestimated prevalence and complexity]
    Jules Angst
    Krankenpfl J 41:224. 2003
  83. ncbi request reprint Are behavioral problems in childhood and adolescence associated with bipolar disorder in early adulthood?
    Jerome Endrass
    Psychiatric Psychological Service, Crime Prevention Research Unit, Feldstrasse 42, 8090 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 257:217-21. 2007
    ..6-3.5 times more likely to experience a bipolar II disorder than those with no indication of conduct problems. Sensitivity analysis showed that the conduct problems were not the result of low socio-economic status...
  84. ncbi request reprint Bipolar spectrum disorders in severely obese patients seeking surgical treatment
    Alessandra Alciati
    Department of Psychiatry, Luigi Sacco University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Affect Disord 101:131-8. 2007
    ....
  85. ncbi request reprint The Hypomania Checklist (HCL-32): its factorial structure and association to indices of impairment in German and Swedish nonclinical samples
    Thomas D Meyer
    Department of Psychology, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Compr Psychiatry 48:79-87. 2007
    ..Furthermore, we tested if people who probably had a lifetime history of hypomania report more depression or other signs of impairment and if current depression is associated with lifetime hypomania...
  86. doi request reprint Diagnostic guidelines for bipolar disorder: a summary of the International Society for Bipolar Disorders Diagnostic Guidelines Task Force Report
    S Nassir Ghaemi
    Bipolar Disorder Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Bipolar Disord 10:117-28. 2008
    ....
  87. ncbi request reprint Psychotic experiences in the general population: a twenty-year prospective community study
    Wulf Rossler
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich CH, Switzerland
    Schizophr Res 92:1-14. 2007
    ..Thus we analyzed the prevalence, determinants, patterns and impact of subclinical psychotic symptoms in a community cohort over a 20-year period...
  88. ncbi request reprint Bipolar disorder--a seriously underestimated health burden
    Jules Angst
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 254:59-60. 2004
  89. ncbi request reprint Onset of depressive episodes is faster in patients with bipolar versus unipolar depressive disorder: evidence from a retrospective comparative study
    Ulrich Hegerl
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Leipzig, Johannisallee 20, D 04317 Leipzig, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:1075-80. 2008
    ....
  90. ncbi request reprint Is recurrent brief depression an expression of mood spectrum disorders in young people? Results of a large community sample
    Mauro Giovanni Carta
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Public Health University of Cagliari, Via Liguria 13, 09127, Cagliari, Italy
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 253:149-53. 2003
    ..Further epidemiological and clinical studies of RBD are warranted in order to develop specific treatments and prevention strategies...
  91. ncbi request reprint The bipolar spectrum
    Jules Angst
    Br J Psychiatry 190:189-91. 2007
    ..This combination of dimensional and categorical principles for classifying mood disorders may help alleviate the problems of underdiagnosis and undertreatment of bipolar disorders...