U Herwig

Summary

Affiliation: Psychiatric University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. pmc Neural activity associated with self-reflection
    Uwe Herwig
    Department for Social and General Psychiatry Zurich West, University Hospital of Psychiatry Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Neurosci 13:52. 2012
  2. pmc Does psychopathology at admission predict the length of inpatient stay in psychiatry? Implications for financing psychiatric services
    Ingeborg Warnke
    Department of General and Social Psychiatry, Psychiatric University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Psychiatry 11:120. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Modulation of anticipatory emotion and perception processing by cognitive control
    Uwe Herwig
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 37:652-62. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Neural correlates of 'pessimistic' attitude in depression
    U Herwig
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Psychol Med 40:789-800. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Self-related awareness and emotion regulation
    Uwe Herwig
    Psychiatric University Hospital, University of Zurich, Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 50:734-41. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Sham or real--post hoc estimation of stimulation condition in a randomized transcranial magnetic stimulation trial
    Uwe Herwig
    Psychiatric University Hospital, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Neurosci Lett 471:30-3. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant effects of augmentative transcranial magnetic stimulation: randomised multicentre trial
    U Herwig
    Psychiatric University Hospital, University of Zurich, Lenggstrasse 31, Zurich, Switzerland
    Br J Psychiatry 191:441-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of a 'pessimistic' attitude when anticipating events of unknown emotional valence
    Uwe Herwig
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Department of Neuropsychology, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 34:848-58. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Using the international 10-20 EEG system for positioning of transcranial magnetic stimulation
    Uwe Herwig
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Ulm, Germany
    Brain Topogr 16:95-9. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Verbal storage in a premotor-parietal network: evidence from fMRI-guided magnetic stimulation
    U Herwig
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Neuroimage 20:1032-41. 2003

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. pmc Neural activity associated with self-reflection
    Uwe Herwig
    Department for Social and General Psychiatry Zurich West, University Hospital of Psychiatry Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Neurosci 13:52. 2012
    ..The reflection period was initialized by a cue and followed by photographs of the respective persons (perception of pictures of oneself or the other person)...
  2. pmc Does psychopathology at admission predict the length of inpatient stay in psychiatry? Implications for financing psychiatric services
    Ingeborg Warnke
    Department of General and Social Psychiatry, Psychiatric University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Psychiatry 11:120. 2011
    ..Therefore, we investigated the relationship between LOS and psychopathological syndromes or symptoms at admission as well as other characteristics such as sociodemographic and clinical variables...
  3. ncbi request reprint Modulation of anticipatory emotion and perception processing by cognitive control
    Uwe Herwig
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 37:652-62. 2007
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  4. doi request reprint Neural correlates of 'pessimistic' attitude in depression
    U Herwig
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Psychol Med 40:789-800. 2010
    ..Brain activation associated with the 'unknown' expectation was compared with the 'known' expectation conditions...
  5. doi request reprint Self-related awareness and emotion regulation
    Uwe Herwig
    Psychiatric University Hospital, University of Zurich, Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 50:734-41. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Sham or real--post hoc estimation of stimulation condition in a randomized transcranial magnetic stimulation trial
    Uwe Herwig
    Psychiatric University Hospital, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Neurosci Lett 471:30-3. 2010
    ..This implies suitability of the sham condition used since subjects appeared not to be able to identify the condition. The results imply the feasibility of a valid sham condition with a "real" coil...
  7. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant effects of augmentative transcranial magnetic stimulation: randomised multicentre trial
    U Herwig
    Psychiatric University Hospital, University of Zurich, Lenggstrasse 31, Zurich, Switzerland
    Br J Psychiatry 191:441-8. 2007
    ..Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) has been proposed as a new treatment option for depression. Previous studies were performed with low sample sizes in single centres and reported heterogeneous results...
  8. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of a 'pessimistic' attitude when anticipating events of unknown emotional valence
    Uwe Herwig
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Department of Neuropsychology, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 34:848-58. 2007
    ..Their activity appears to reflect a 'pessimistic' bias by anticipating the events of unknown valence to be unpleasant...
  9. ncbi request reprint Using the international 10-20 EEG system for positioning of transcranial magnetic stimulation
    Uwe Herwig
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Ulm, Germany
    Brain Topogr 16:95-9. 2003
    ..In order to asses the precision of the 10-20 system for this purpose, we tested its projections onto the underlying cortex by using neuronavigation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Verbal storage in a premotor-parietal network: evidence from fMRI-guided magnetic stimulation
    U Herwig
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Neuroimage 20:1032-41. 2003
    ..The contribution of the premotor cortex to storage and rehearsal is discussed as an active top-down storage process within the frontoparietal network...
  11. doi request reprint Neural correlates of evaluating hazards of high risk
    Uwe Herwig
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Brain Res 1400:78-86. 2011
    ..This leads to assumptions of an intuitive contribution, or a "gut-feeling", not necessarily dependent of the subjective emotional valence, when estimating a high risk of environmental hazards...
  12. ncbi request reprint Add-on rTMS for treatment of depression: a pilot study using stereotaxic coil-navigation according to PET data
    Uwe Herwig
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Ulm, Leimgrubenweg 12, D 89070 Ulm, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 37:267-75. 2003
    ..In a double-blind, randomized, sham-controlled pilot study we investigated the efficacy of neuronavigated rTMS, guided according to the prefrontal metabolic state determined by positron emission tomography (PET)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Expecting unpleasant stimuli--an fMRI study
    Uwe Herwig
    Psychiatric University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Psychiatry Res 154:1-12. 2007
    ..They are known as well to be altered in depression. Disorders of this network may be relevant for psychiatric disorders such as depression...
  14. doi request reprint [Psychopathological syndromes according to the AMDP-system as the foundation for clinical case grouping in psychiatry]
    Uwe Herwig
    Psychiatrische Universitätsklinik Zürich, Klinik für Soziale Psychiatrie und Allgemeinpsychiatrie Zürich West, 8004 Zürich Schweiz
    Psychiatr Prax 36:320-6. 2009
    ..However, this is required when regarding increasing health costs from the economic perspective...
  15. ncbi request reprint The navigation of transcranial magnetic stimulation
    U Herwig
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Ulm, Leimgrubenweg 12, D 89070 Ulm, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 108:123-31. 2001
    ..Future applications of TMS should take individual anatomy into account, and neuronavigation provides the means to do so...
  16. doi request reprint Transcranial magnetic stimulation in depression--lessons from the multicentre trials
    C Schonfeldt-Lecuona
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy III, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Restor Neurol Neurosci 28:569-76. 2010
    ..This short review shall thus provide an overview of the current status of knowledge concerning rTMS in depression and it also provides some recommendations for future research in this field...
  17. doi request reprint The value of neuronavigated rTMS for the treatment of depression
    C Schonfeldt-Lecuona
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy III, University Clinic Ulm, Leimgrubenweg 12, 98075 Ulm, Germany
    Neurophysiol Clin 40:37-43. 2010
    ..Coil positioning strategy might improve in the future by taking into consideration the individual abnormalities revealed by functional neuroimaging data...
  18. ncbi request reprint Transcranial magnetic stimulation in therapy studies: examination of the reliability of "standard" coil positioning by neuronavigation
    U Herwig
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Ulm, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 50:58-61. 2001
    ..g., above the premotor cortex). The current method for locating the DLPFC is not precise anatomically and may be improved by navigating procedures taking individual anatomy into account...
  19. doi request reprint Effect of 1 Hz repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation over the auditory cortex on audiometry and otoacustic emissions
    C Schonfeldt-Lecuona
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy III, University of Ulm, Leimgrubenweg 12 14, 89075 Ulm, Germany
    Brain Topogr 25:241-7. 2012
    ..Nevertheless monitoring of auditory functions is strongly recommended in future clinical trials stimulating the auditory cortex, as this has not been done systematically in the past...
  20. ncbi request reprint The involvement of primary motor cortex in mental rotation revealed by transcranial magnetic stimulation
    C Eisenegger
    Department of Neuropsychology, University Zurich, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur J Neurosci 25:1240-4. 2007
    ..These findings are discussed in the context of current theories of mental rotation, and a likely mechanism for the global excitability increase in the primary motor cortex during mental rotation is proposed...
  21. doi request reprint Neural correlates of personality dimensions and affective measures during the anticipation of emotional stimuli
    Annette Beatrix Brühl
    Clinic for Social and General Psychiatry, Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Militarstrasse 8, 8021, Zurich, Switzerland
    Brain Imaging Behav 5:86-96. 2011
    ..The neural correlates of extraversion compared with those of neuroticism and affective measures fit with concepts of different neurobiological bases of the personality dimensions and point at predispositions for affective disorders...
  22. doi request reprint Functional magnetic resonance imaging of tics and tic suppression in Gilles de la Tourette syndrome
    Wolfram Kawohl
    Research Group Clinical and Experimental Psychopathology, Department of Social and General Psychiatry ZH West, Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    World J Biol Psychiatry 10:567-70. 2009
    ..This leads to distinct suggestions concerning the neural network involved in tic suppression. Similar mechanisms may be involved in tic suppression via mental efforts or active movements...
  23. pmc Serotonergic and noradrenergic modulation of emotion processing by single dose antidepressants
    Annette Beatrix Brühl
    Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich, Clinic for Social and General Psychiatry, Zurich, Switzerland
    Neuropsychopharmacology 35:521-33. 2010
    ..These findings could have implications for future selection criteria concerning personalized antidepressant medication in depression...
  24. ncbi request reprint Side effects of transcranial magnetic stimulation biased task performance in a cognitive neuroscience study
    Birgit Abler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Ulm, Germany
    Brain Topogr 17:193-6. 2005
    ..We emphasize the importance of controlling side effects of the stimulation as a source of biasing effects in TMS studies...
  25. doi request reprint Neural circuits associated with positive and negative self-appraisal
    A B Brühl
    Department for Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, Psychiatric Hospital, University of Zurich, Lenggstrasse 31, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland Electronic address
    Neuroscience 265:48-59. 2014
    ..These findings could on the one hand explain the effect of negative self-appraisal on the behavior in the real world and on the other hand support a stronger focus of psychotherapy on enhancing positive self-appraisals. ..
  26. ncbi request reprint The role of the right dorsal premotor cortex in visuomotor learning: a transcranial magnetic stimulation study
    Elke Praeg
    Department of Neuropsychology, Institute of Psychology, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Neuroreport 16:1715-8. 2005
    ..We conclude that the right dorsal premotor cortex is not directly involved in associating visual with motor cues. We suggest that this area is intimately involved in selection and preparation of forthcoming movements...
  27. ncbi request reprint Intracortical excitability is modulated by a norepinephrine-reuptake inhibitor as measured with paired-pulse transcranial magnetic stimulation
    Uwe Herwig
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Ulm, Leimgrubenweg 12, 89070 Ulm, Germany
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 164:228-32. 2002
    ..The reuptake-inhibition of norepinephrine, known as an excitatory neuromodulator and neurotransmitter, was postulated to enhance cortical excitability through increased facilitation and reduced inhibition as measured with ppTMS...
  28. doi request reprint Chronometric features of processing unpleasant stimuli: a functional MRI-based transcranial magnetic stimulation study
    Tina Kaffenberger
    Psychiatric University Hospital, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Neuroreport 19:777-81. 2008
    ..The data suggest a parallel and conjoint involvement of prefrontal and parietal areas for the identification of emotionally negative stimuli...
  29. ncbi request reprint Extensive training of elementary finger tapping movements changes the pattern of motor cortex excitability
    S Koeneke
    Division Neuropsychology, Institute of Psychology, University of Zurich, Treichlerstrasse 10, 8032, Zurich, Switzerland
    Exp Brain Res 174:199-209. 2006
    ..The involvement of the ipsilateral left M1 likely reflects the predominant role of the left M1 in the general control (modification) of simple motor parameters in right-handed subjects...
  30. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of stereotaxic positioning of transcranial magnetic stimulation
    Carlos Schonfeldt-Lecuona
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Ulmn, Germany
    Brain Topogr 17:253-9. 2005
    ..It is therefore a precise method for TMS brain mapping studies or for repeated TMS treatments, with the need of topographically exact stimulation...
  31. ncbi request reprint Stereotaxic rTMS for the treatment of auditory hallucinations in schizophrenia
    Carlos Schonfeldt-Lecuona
    Departments of Psychiatry III, University of Ulm, Leimgrubenweg 12 14, D 89075 Ulm, Germany
    Neuroreport 15:1669-73. 2004
    ..rTMS did not lead to a significant reduction of hallucination severity. Conclusively, rTMS has to be regarded critically as a possible novel tool for the treatment of hallucinations...
  32. ncbi request reprint Anticipation of aversive stimuli activates extended amygdala in unipolar depression
    Birgit Abler
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Ulm, Germany Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder Program, McLean Hospital, Admissions Building, Rm 347, 115 Mill Street, Harvard University, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 41:511-22. 2007
    ..Supporting cognitive theories, this finding does represent evidence that altered cognitions as potentially involved in expectation result in differences in brain activity...
  33. ncbi request reprint Spatial congruence of neuronavigated transcranial magnetic stimulation and functional neuroimaging
    Uwe Herwig
    Department of Psychiatry III, University of Ulm, Leimgrubenweg 12, D 89075, Ulm, Germany
    Clin Neurophysiol 113:462-8. 2002
    ..Therefore, it is crucial to know whether the area of a certain function as identified by fMRI corresponds to the area where the TMS should be placed in order to influence this function...
  34. ncbi request reprint Transcranial magnetic stimulation in motor conversion disorder: a short case series
    Carlos Schonfeldt-Lecuona
    Department of Psychiatry III, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    J Clin Neurophysiol 23:472-5. 2006
    ..The potential benefit of rTMS in motor conversion disorder should be evaluated in larger, controlled samples...
  35. ncbi request reprint Functional imaging of the human lateral geniculate nucleus and pulvinar
    Sabine Kastner
    Department of Psychology, Center for the Study of Brain, Mind, and Behavior, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08544, USA
    J Neurophysiol 91:438-48. 2004
    ..Taken together, our results demonstrate that fMRI at 3 T can be used effectively to study thalamocortical circuits in the human brain...
  36. ncbi request reprint Transcranial magnetic stimulation in the reversal of motor conversion disorder
    Carlos Schonfeldt-Lecuona
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Ulm, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom 72:286-8. 2003
    ..We tested the therapeutic potential of high-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) in a 20-year-old patient suffering from a conversion paralysis of the right arm...