A Rosaura Polak

Summary

Affiliation: Academic Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Breathing Biofeedback as an Adjunct to Exposure in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Hastens the Reduction of PTSD Symptoms: A Pilot Study
    A Rosaura Polak
    Department of Anxiety Disorders, Academic Medical Center AMC, University of Amsterdam UvA, Meibergdreef 5, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 40:25-31. 2015
  2. pmc Compulsive carnival song whistling following cardiac arrest: a case study
    A Rosaura Polak
    Department of Anxiety Disorders, Academic Medical Center AMC, University of Amsterdam UvA, Meibergdreef 5, Amsterdam, 1105 AZ, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 12:75. 2012
  3. pmc Comparison of the effectiveness of trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy and paroxetine treatment in PTSD patients: design of a randomized controlled trial
    A Rosaura Polak
    Academic Medical Center, Department of Anxiety Disorders, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 5, Amsterdam 1105 AZ, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 12:166. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Deep brain stimulation for obsessive-compulsive disorder affects language: a case report
    A Rosaura Polak
    Department of Psychiatry and Department of Neurosurgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Arq Psychotrauma Expert Group, Diemen, The Netherlands Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, an institute of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Neurosurgery 73:E907-10; discussion E910. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Executive function in posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and the influence of comorbid depression
    Miranda Olff
    Department of Psychiatry, Academic Medical Center AMC, University of Amsterdam UvA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Arq Psychotrauma Expert Group, Nienoord 5, 1112 XE Diemen, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 112:114-21. 2014
  6. doi request reprint The role of executive function in posttraumatic stress disorder: a systematic review
    A Rosaura Polak
    Academic Medical Centre AMC, Department of Anxiety Disorders, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 141:11-21. 2012

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Breathing Biofeedback as an Adjunct to Exposure in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Hastens the Reduction of PTSD Symptoms: A Pilot Study
    A Rosaura Polak
    Department of Anxiety Disorders, Academic Medical Center AMC, University of Amsterdam UvA, Meibergdreef 5, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 40:25-31. 2015
    ..Future research is needed to examine this. ..
  2. pmc Compulsive carnival song whistling following cardiac arrest: a case study
    A Rosaura Polak
    Department of Anxiety Disorders, Academic Medical Center AMC, University of Amsterdam UvA, Meibergdreef 5, Amsterdam, 1105 AZ, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 12:75. 2012
    ..In this case report, we describe a patient who developed compulsivity following cardiac arrest. We review diagnostic options, underlying mechanisms and possible treatments...
  3. pmc Comparison of the effectiveness of trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy and paroxetine treatment in PTSD patients: design of a randomized controlled trial
    A Rosaura Polak
    Academic Medical Center, Department of Anxiety Disorders, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 5, Amsterdam 1105 AZ, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 12:166. 2012
    ..International guidelines recommend trauma-focused psychological interventions for all PTSD patients as first-line treatment (NICE). However, no clear-cut evidence is available to support this recommendation...
  4. doi request reprint Deep brain stimulation for obsessive-compulsive disorder affects language: a case report
    A Rosaura Polak
    Department of Psychiatry and Department of Neurosurgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Arq Psychotrauma Expert Group, Diemen, The Netherlands Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, an institute of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Neurosurgery 73:E907-10; discussion E910. 2013
    ..Along with symptom improvement, DBS may have concurrent behavioral effects that help to unravel the role of specific brain circuitries in complex human behavior...
  5. doi request reprint Executive function in posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and the influence of comorbid depression
    Miranda Olff
    Department of Psychiatry, Academic Medical Center AMC, University of Amsterdam UvA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Arq Psychotrauma Expert Group, Nienoord 5, 1112 XE Diemen, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 112:114-21. 2014
    ..Recently, studies have shown that verbal memory impairments may be associated with comorbid depressive symptoms, but their role in executive function impairments is still unclear...
  6. doi request reprint The role of executive function in posttraumatic stress disorder: a systematic review
    A Rosaura Polak
    Academic Medical Centre AMC, Department of Anxiety Disorders, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 141:11-21. 2012
    ..Although posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has been associated with disturbances in verbal memory, studies examining executive functioning in PTSD show mixed results...