Judith Alder

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Gender differences in physicians' communicative skills and their influence on patient satisfaction in gynaecological outpatient consultations
    Regula Nelly Christen
    Psychiatric University Clinics, Wilhelm Klein Strasse 27, Basel, Switzerland
    Soc Sci Med 66:1474-83. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Antenatal psychobiological predictors of psychological response to childbirth
    Judith Alder
    University Hospital Basel, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Am Psychiatr Nurses Assoc 17:417-25. 2011
  3. doi request reprint The effect of migration background on obstetric performance in Switzerland
    Judith Alder
    University Women s Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 13:103-8. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Communication skills training in obstetrics and gynaecology: whom should we train? A randomized controlled trial
    Judith Alder
    University Women s Hospital Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 276:605-12. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Depression and anxiety during pregnancy: a risk factor for obstetric, fetal and neonatal outcome? A critical review of the literature
    Judith Alder
    Women s University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 20:189-209. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Sexual dysfunction after premenopausal stage I and II breast cancer: do androgens play a role?
    Judith Alder
    University Hospital Basel, Department Obstetrics and Gynecology, Basel, Switzerland
    J Sex Med 5:1898-906. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Response to induced relaxation during pregnancy: comparison of women with high versus low levels of anxiety
    Judith Alder
    Ob Gyn, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 18:13-21. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioural group intervention for climacteric syndrome
    Judith Alder
    Universitats Frauenklinik Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Psychother Psychosom 75:298-303. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic symptoms after childbirth: what should we offer?
    Judith Alder
    Women s Hospital, University Clinic Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 27:107-12. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint [Therapeutic concepts and therapy development in the framework of longterm treatment of victims of sexual and domestic violence]
    J Alder
    Frauenklinik, Gynäkologische Sozialmedizin und Psychosomatik, Universitatsspital Basel, Basel
    Ther Umsch 62:245-9. 2005

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. doi request reprint Gender differences in physicians' communicative skills and their influence on patient satisfaction in gynaecological outpatient consultations
    Regula Nelly Christen
    Psychiatric University Clinics, Wilhelm Klein Strasse 27, Basel, Switzerland
    Soc Sci Med 66:1474-83. 2008
    ..Hence, further research should be carried out on how these skills could be improved through specific training...
  2. doi request reprint Antenatal psychobiological predictors of psychological response to childbirth
    Judith Alder
    University Hospital Basel, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Am Psychiatr Nurses Assoc 17:417-25. 2011
    ..Several psychological and obstetric predictors of a negative childbirth experience and traumatic response to delivery have been identified. However, the influence of antepartum physiological stress parameters has not been elucidated...
  3. doi request reprint The effect of migration background on obstetric performance in Switzerland
    Judith Alder
    University Women s Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 13:103-8. 2008
    ..Population-based analysis to compare perinatal outcome between immigrant women and women from the Western industrialized world (WIW)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Communication skills training in obstetrics and gynaecology: whom should we train? A randomized controlled trial
    Judith Alder
    University Women s Hospital Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 276:605-12. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Depression and anxiety during pregnancy: a risk factor for obstetric, fetal and neonatal outcome? A critical review of the literature
    Judith Alder
    Women s University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 20:189-209. 2007
    ..Our aim was to critically review studies assessing maternal anxiety and depression during pregnancy and their impact on obstetric, fetal and neonatal outcome...
  6. doi request reprint Sexual dysfunction after premenopausal stage I and II breast cancer: do androgens play a role?
    Judith Alder
    University Hospital Basel, Department Obstetrics and Gynecology, Basel, Switzerland
    J Sex Med 5:1898-906. 2008
    ..However, androgen metabolites constitute a more reliable measure for total androgen activity...
  7. doi request reprint Response to induced relaxation during pregnancy: comparison of women with high versus low levels of anxiety
    Judith Alder
    Ob Gyn, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 18:13-21. 2011
    ..043). Although relaxation exercises have become a standard intervention for individuals with anxiety, pregnant women with high levels of trait anxiety benefited less than women with low levels from a single standardized relaxation period...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioural group intervention for climacteric syndrome
    Judith Alder
    Universitats Frauenklinik Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Psychother Psychosom 75:298-303. 2006
    ..The present study evaluates an open trial of cognitive-behavioural group intervention consisting of psychoeducation, group discussion and coping skills training for women suffering from climacteric symptoms...
  9. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic symptoms after childbirth: what should we offer?
    Judith Alder
    Women s Hospital, University Clinic Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 27:107-12. 2006
    ..This article presents a multilevel counseling approach including postnatal counseling and counseling in a subsequent pregnancy...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Therapeutic concepts and therapy development in the framework of longterm treatment of victims of sexual and domestic violence]
    J Alder
    Frauenklinik, Gynäkologische Sozialmedizin und Psychosomatik, Universitatsspital Basel, Basel
    Ther Umsch 62:245-9. 2005
    ..Working with domestic violence victims is complex and demanding, experience in the work with trauma victims and regular supervision are fundamental...
  11. doi request reprint Identification of antenatal depression in obstetric care
    Judith Alder
    University Women s Hospital, University of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 284:1403-9. 2011
    ..The present study aimed at identifying commonly assessed patient characteristics that are associated with antenatal depression...
  12. ncbi request reprint Retrospective evaluation of the treatment for breast cancer: how does the patient's personal experience of the treatment affect later adjustment to the illness?
    J Alder
    Department of Social Medicine and Psychosomatics, University Hospital of Gynecology and Obstetrics Basel, Schanzenstrasse 46, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Arch Womens Ment Health 6:91-7. 2003
    ....
  13. doi request reprint [Gynecological cancer and sexuality]
    Judith Alder
    Frauenklinik, Universitatsspital Basel
    Ther Umsch 68:581-6. 2011
    ..o. local estrogens, lubricants) and counseling of the patient and the couple...
  14. doi request reprint Previous birth experience and birth anxiety: predictors of caesarean section on demand?
    Sibil Tschudin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Basel, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 30:175-80. 2009
    ..Our objectives were to identify medical and psychological predictors pertaining to the decision for CS on demand...
  15. doi request reprint Pregnant women's perception of cesarean section on demand
    Sibil Tschudin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Basel, Switzerland
    J Perinat Med 37:251-6. 2009
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Sexual counseling in elderly couples
    Johannes Bitzer
    Division of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynecology and Sexual Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospitals Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Sex Med 5:2027-43. 2008
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive counseling by gynecologists--which issues are discussed and does gender play a role?
    Sibil Tschudin
    University Women s Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 28:13-9. 2007
    ..Explorative pilot study with the aim of gaining insight into the contraceptive counseling practices and possible gender differences of a selected group of male and female gynecologists...
  18. doi request reprint Psychosocial factors and therapeutic approaches in the context of sexual history taking in men: a study conducted among Swiss general practitioners and urologists
    Giacomo Platano
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Institute of Psychology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Sex Med 5:2533-56. 2008
    ..A psychosocial orientation in sexual history taking (SHT) leads to a truly patient-centered approach and is crucial for improving therapy decisions related to sexual dysfunction...
  19. doi request reprint Effects of relaxation on psychobiological wellbeing during pregnancy: a randomized controlled trial
    Corinne Urech
    University Hospital Basel, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Division of Gynaecological Social Medicine and Psychosomatics, Basel, Switzerland
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:1348-55. 2010
    ..GI was especially effective in inducing self-reported relaxation in pregnant women while at the same time reducing cardiovascular activity...
  20. ncbi request reprint Psychosomatics in obstetrics and gynecology - evaluation of a compulsory standardized teaching program
    Sibil Tschudin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 34:108-15. 2013
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Two- versus three-dimensional ultrasound in the second and third trimester of pregnancy: impact on recognition and maternal-fetal bonding. A prospective pilot study
    Olav Lapaire
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 276:475-9. 2007
    ..To assess the impact of three-dimensional (3D) versus two-dimensional (2D) ultrasound (US) on maternal-fetal bonding...
  22. ncbi request reprint Frequency and focus of sexual history taking in male patients--a pilot study conducted among Swiss general practitioners and urologists
    Giacomo Platano
    Institute of Psychology, Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Sex Med 5:47-59. 2008
    ..Previous studies have shown that many GPs hesitate to address sexual issues and little is known about the sexological skills of urologists...
  23. doi request reprint [Female sexual dysfunction]
    Johannes Bitzer
    Frauenklinik, Universitatsspital Basel, Basel
    Ther Umsch 67:105-16. 2010
    ..Therapy usually includes the combination of pharmacologic intervention (hormones, PDE5) and specific psychotherapeutic techniques (sensate focus, cognitive techniques, couple counselling)...
  24. doi request reprint [Pregnant women's assessment and level of knowledge of prenatal counseling]
    S Tschudin
    Frauenklinik, Universitatsspital, Spitalstrasse 21, Basel
    Ultraschall Med 30:157-62. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether and to what extent pregnant women understand the information provided by their physicians...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Psychosocial and psychosomatic basic competence of the gynecologist--from intrinsic conviction to a learnable curriculum. (2. Biosychosocial model and basic psychiatric therapy]
    J Bitzer
    Abteilung für gynäkologische Sozialmedizin und Psychosomatik, Universitatsfrauenklinik, Basel, Schweiz
    Gynakol Geburtshilfliche Rundsch 41:223-33. 2001
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint [Psychosocial and psychosomatic basic competence of the gynecologist--from intrinsic conviction to a learnable curriculum]
    J Bitzer
    Abteilung für gynäkologische Sozialmedizin und Psychosomatik, Universitats Frauenklinik, Basel, Schweiz
    Gynakol Geburtshilfliche Rundsch 41:158-65. 2001
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Diabetes and female sexual health
    J Bitzer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 5:629-36. 2009
    ..Therapeutic interventions include basic counseling, biomedical treatment of atrophy and lubrication difficulties, as well as treatment of comorbidities and/or sex therapy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Sexual counseling for women in the context of physical diseases: a teaching model for physicians
    Johannes Bitzer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Sex Med 4:29-37. 2007
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Relaxation during pregnancy: what are the benefits for mother, fetus, and the newborn? A systematic review of the literature
    Nadine S Fink
    Department of Newborn Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 26:296-306. 2012
    ..Identifying pregnant women at risk and instituting treatment early in pregnancy could improve obstetric and developmental outcomes for both the mother and her fetus...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Medical abortion with mifepristone and misoprostol: study of the efficacy, somatic tolerance and perception of medical abortion]
    A Schwendke
    Universitats Frauenklinik, Basel, Schweiz, Switzerland
    Gynakol Geburtshilfliche Rundsch 42:225-33. 2002
    ..The subjective influence of counseling and accompanying on perception and psychic sequelae was evaluated...
  31. ncbi request reprint Acceptability and side-effects of Implanon in Switzerland: a retrospective study by the Implanon Swiss Study Group
    J Bitzer
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 9:278-84. 2004
    ..A multicenter, retrospective study of the single-rod contraceptive implant, Implanon (NV Organon, Oss, The Netherlands), was carried out in Switzerland in 1183 women...
  32. ncbi request reprint Acute stress reactions in the first 3 weeks postpartum: a study of 219 parturients
    Werner Stadlmayr
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Bern, Switzerland
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 135:65-72. 2007
    ....