Geartsje Boonstra

Summary

Affiliation: Altrecht Institute for Mental Health Care
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Duration of untreated illness in schizophrenia is not associated with 5-year brain volume change
    Geartsje Boonstra
    Department of Psychiatry, University Medical Center Utrecht, P B 85500, 3508 GA, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Schizophr Res 132:84-90. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Antipsychotic prophylaxis is needed after remission from a first psychotic episode in schizophrenia patients: results from an aborted randomised trial
    Geartsje Boonstra
    Department of Psychiatry, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, Department of Adult Psychiatry and Julius Centre for Health Sciences and Primary Care, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Psychiatry Clin Pract 15:128-34. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Brain volume changes after withdrawal of atypical antipsychotics in patients with first-episode schizophrenia
    Geartsje Boonstra
    Department of Psychiatry, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 31:146-53. 2011

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Duration of untreated illness in schizophrenia is not associated with 5-year brain volume change
    Geartsje Boonstra
    Department of Psychiatry, University Medical Center Utrecht, P B 85500, 3508 GA, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Schizophr Res 132:84-90. 2011
    ..We aimed to investigate the relationship between DUI, outcome and brain volume at illness onset or brain volume change during the first five years of the illness in first-episode patients...
  2. doi request reprint Antipsychotic prophylaxis is needed after remission from a first psychotic episode in schizophrenia patients: results from an aborted randomised trial
    Geartsje Boonstra
    Department of Psychiatry, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, Department of Adult Psychiatry and Julius Centre for Health Sciences and Primary Care, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Psychiatry Clin Pract 15:128-34. 2011
    ..To assess the effect of withdrawal of antipsychotic treatment on relapse risk in remitted first-episode schizophrenia patients...
  3. doi request reprint Brain volume changes after withdrawal of atypical antipsychotics in patients with first-episode schizophrenia
    Geartsje Boonstra
    Department of Psychiatry, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 31:146-53. 2011
    ..We found evidence suggestive of decreasing volumes of the putamen and nucleus accumbens over time after discontinuation of medication. This might suggest that discontinuation reverses effects of atypical medication...