U Hepp

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi [Diagnosis and treatment of delirium]
    U Hepp
    Psychiatrische Poliklinik, Universitatsspital Zurich
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 91:455-63. 2002
  2. ncbi Gender identity disorder and eating disorders
    Urs Hepp
    Psychiatric Outpatient Department, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Eat Disord 32:473-8. 2002
  3. ncbi [Can suicidality be cured? Suicide prevention in the G.P.'s practice]
    U Hepp
    Psychiatrische Poliklinik, Universitatsspital Zurich
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 93:1817-23. 2004
  4. ncbi Psychiatric comorbidity in gender identity disorder
    U Hepp
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital, Culmannstrasse 8, Zurich CH 8091, Switzerland
    J Psychosom Res 58:259-61. 2005
  5. ncbi [Treatment follow-up of transsexual patients. A catamnestic study]
    U Hepp
    Psychiatrische Poliklinik, Universitatsspital Zurich, Culmannstrasse 8, CH 8091 Zurich
    Nervenarzt 73:283-8. 2002
  6. doi Firearm suicides and availability of firearms: the Swiss experience
    V Ajdacic-Gross
    Research Unit for Clinical and Social Psychiatry, Psychiatric University Hospital, Militarstrasse 8, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Psychiatry 25:432-4. 2010
  7. ncbi Eating disorder symptomatology and gender role orientation
    Urs Hepp
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Eat Disord 37:227-33. 2005
  8. ncbi Suicide attempts and suicidal ideation: links with psychiatric comorbidity in eating disorder subjects
    Gabriella Milos
    Psychiatric Department, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:129-35. 2004
  9. ncbi Gender identity disorder and anorexia nervosa in male monozygotic twins
    Urs Hepp
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Eat Disord 35:239-43. 2004
  10. ncbi Body image and transsexualism
    Bernd Kraemer
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Psychopathology 41:96-100. 2008

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi [Diagnosis and treatment of delirium]
    U Hepp
    Psychiatrische Poliklinik, Universitatsspital Zurich
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 91:455-63. 2002
    ..Other treatment strategies, especially the use of newer atypical antipsychotic medications are outlined...
  2. ncbi Gender identity disorder and eating disorders
    Urs Hepp
    Psychiatric Outpatient Department, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Eat Disord 32:473-8. 2002
    ..The relationship between eating behavior, gender identity, sexual orientation, and body dissatisfaction is discussed...
  3. ncbi [Can suicidality be cured? Suicide prevention in the G.P.'s practice]
    U Hepp
    Psychiatrische Poliklinik, Universitatsspital Zurich
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 93:1817-23. 2004
    ..It will be demonstrated how it is nevertheless possible to establish a therapeutic alliance which would prove beneficial in a future crisis...
  4. ncbi Psychiatric comorbidity in gender identity disorder
    U Hepp
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital, Culmannstrasse 8, Zurich CH 8091, Switzerland
    J Psychosom Res 58:259-61. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to assess current and lifetime psychiatric comorbidity in patients with GID...
  5. ncbi [Treatment follow-up of transsexual patients. A catamnestic study]
    U Hepp
    Psychiatrische Poliklinik, Universitatsspital Zurich, Culmannstrasse 8, CH 8091 Zurich
    Nervenarzt 73:283-8. 2002
    ..The results suggest a three-step procedure for the treatment of transsexual patients, as is practiced in other centers within German speaking continental Europe...
  6. doi Firearm suicides and availability of firearms: the Swiss experience
    V Ajdacic-Gross
    Research Unit for Clinical and Social Psychiatry, Psychiatric University Hospital, Militarstrasse 8, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Psychiatry 25:432-4. 2010
    ..The data series were analysed by canton and yielded a fairly high correlation (Spearman's rho=0.60). Thus, the association holds also at a sub-national level...
  7. ncbi Eating disorder symptomatology and gender role orientation
    Urs Hepp
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Eat Disord 37:227-33. 2005
    ..The aim of the current study was to investigate associations between gender role orientation and eating pathology in a sample of females with eating disorders (ED)...
  8. ncbi Suicide attempts and suicidal ideation: links with psychiatric comorbidity in eating disorder subjects
    Gabriella Milos
    Psychiatric Department, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:129-35. 2004
    ..Incorporating a comprehensive psychiatric evaluation into the clinical assessment of ED patients is important for the assessment of suicidality and for the provision of adequate treatments...
  9. ncbi Gender identity disorder and anorexia nervosa in male monozygotic twins
    Urs Hepp
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Eat Disord 35:239-43. 2004
    ..Male identical twins with gender identity disorder (GID) in childhood and anorexia nervosa (AN) are presented. Etiologic aspects and the relationship among gender identity, sexual orientation, body dissatisfaction, and AN are discussed...
  10. ncbi Body image and transsexualism
    Bernd Kraemer
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Psychopathology 41:96-100. 2008
    ..To date, research on the body image of transsexual patients has mostly covered body dissatisfaction with respect to body perception...
  11. ncbi Attempted suicide: factors leading to hospitalization
    Urs Hepp
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Can J Psychiatry 49:736-42. 2004
    ..This study analyzes how sociodemographic and clinical characteristics influence the treatment decision for patients referred to a university hospital emergency room (ER) owing to attempted suicide...
  12. doi Post-traumatic stress disorder in serious accidental injury: 3-year follow-up study
    Urs Hepp
    Psychiatrische Dienste Aargau AG, Baden, Switzerland
    Br J Psychiatry 192:376-83. 2008
    ..Long-term data on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) following accidents are scarce...
  13. doi Measures of endothelial dysfunction in plasma of patients with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Roland von Kanel
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Division of Psychosomatic Medicine, University Hospital Berne, Switzerland
    Psychiatry Res 158:363-73. 2008
    ..This suggests one mechanism by which posttraumatic stress could contribute to atherosclerosis...
  14. doi Posttraumatic stress disorder following accidental injury: rule or exception in Switzerland?
    Ulrich Schnyder
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Psychother Psychosom 77:111-8. 2008
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  15. pmc Changing times: a longitudinal analysis of international firearm suicide data
    Vladeta Ajdacic-Gross
    Research Unit for Clinical and Social Psychiatry, Psychiatric University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Am J Public Health 96:1752-5. 2006
    ..Legislation and regulatory measures reducing the availability of firearms in private households can distinctly strengthen the prevention of firearm suicides...
  16. ncbi Altered blood coagulation in patients with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Roland von Kanel
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Division of Psychosomatic Medicine, University Hospital Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Psychosom Med 68:598-604. 2006
    ..A hypercoagulable state before occurrence of coronary thrombosis contributes to atherosclerosis development. We investigated whether PTSD would be associated with increased coagulation activity...
  17. ncbi 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...
  18. ncbi Comorbidity of Asperger syndrome and gender identity disorder
    Bernd Kraemer
    Psychiatric Department, University Hospital, Culmannstrasse 8, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 14:292-6. 2005
    ..We consider the treatment of GID as compelling, particularly because curative therapy for AS is lacking and with GID treatment in this vein, the patient gains psychosocial improvement...