Rob M Kok

Summary

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

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Atypical presentation of depression in the elderly: fact or fiction?]
    Rob Kok
    Afd Den Eik, locatie Sanatorium te Zeist Oude Arnhemseweg 260, 3705 BK Zeist
    Tijdschr Gerontol Geriatr 35:65-71. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint [Psychic consequences on the elderly of sexual abuse in their youth]
    R M Kok
    Altrecht GGZ, afd de Es, Jutfaaseweg 205, 3522 HR Utrecht
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:905-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Venlafaxine versus nortriptyline in the treatment of elderly depressed inpatients: a randomised, double-blind, controlled trial
    Rob M Kok
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry, Altrecht Institute of Mental Health Care, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:1247-54. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Lithium augmentation compared with phenelzine in treatment-resistant depression in the elderly: an open, randomized, controlled trial
    Rob M Kok
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry, Altrecht Institute of Mental Health Care, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1177-85. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Early response as predictor of final remission in elderly depressed patients
    Rob M Kok
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry, Parnassia Psychiatric Institute, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:1299-303. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Cerebral volume measurements and subcortical white matter lesions and short-term treatment response in late life depression
    Joost Janssen
    Department of Psychiatry, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:468-74. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Efficacy of treatment in older depressed patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis of double-blind randomized controlled trials with antidepressants
    Rob M Kok
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry, Parnassia Psychiatric Institute, The Hague, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 141:103-15. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Continuing treatment of depression in the elderly: a systematic review and meta-analysis of double-blinded randomized controlled trials with antidepressants
    Rob M Kok
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry, Parnassia PsychiatricInstitute, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:249-55. 2011
  9. pmc Hippocampal volume and subcortical white matter lesions in late life depression: comparison of early and late onset depression
    Joost Janssen
    Medical Imaging Laboratory, Hospital Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Spain
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:638-40. 2007

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint [Atypical presentation of depression in the elderly: fact or fiction?]
    Rob Kok
    Afd Den Eik, locatie Sanatorium te Zeist Oude Arnhemseweg 260, 3705 BK Zeist
    Tijdschr Gerontol Geriatr 35:65-71. 2004
    ..Vascular depression and depression in patients with severe dementia may be exceptions. Conceptual and methodological issues that play an important role are discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Psychic consequences on the elderly of sexual abuse in their youth]
    R M Kok
    Altrecht GGZ, afd de Es, Jutfaaseweg 205, 3522 HR Utrecht
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:905-8. 2005
    ..Many psychiatric and psychological consequences are found in adult populations, but no study has yet included the elderly. All clinicians should be aware that signs and symptoms in the elderly might be related to sexual abuse...
  3. ncbi request reprint Venlafaxine versus nortriptyline in the treatment of elderly depressed inpatients: a randomised, double-blind, controlled trial
    Rob M Kok
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry, Altrecht Institute of Mental Health Care, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:1247-54. 2007
    ..Consequently information is lacking about the more complex cases of elderly depressed patients, as found in inpatient wards...
  4. ncbi request reprint Lithium augmentation compared with phenelzine in treatment-resistant depression in the elderly: an open, randomized, controlled trial
    Rob M Kok
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry, Altrecht Institute of Mental Health Care, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1177-85. 2007
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Early response as predictor of final remission in elderly depressed patients
    Rob M Kok
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry, Parnassia Psychiatric Institute, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:1299-303. 2009
    ..There is however a great variation in cut offs used to define early response and in the optimal week to predict final results...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cerebral volume measurements and subcortical white matter lesions and short-term treatment response in late life depression
    Joost Janssen
    Department of Psychiatry, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:468-74. 2007
    ..In this study, quantitative and semi-quantitative magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) measures were studied in relation to response to a 12-week controlled antidepressant monotherapy trial...
  7. doi request reprint Efficacy of treatment in older depressed patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis of double-blind randomized controlled trials with antidepressants
    Rob M Kok
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry, Parnassia Psychiatric Institute, The Hague, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 141:103-15. 2012
    ..This systematic review evaluated all published double-blind, randomized controlled antidepressant trials (RCTs) of acute phase treatment of older depressed patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Continuing treatment of depression in the elderly: a systematic review and meta-analysis of double-blinded randomized controlled trials with antidepressants
    Rob M Kok
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry, Parnassia PsychiatricInstitute, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:249-55. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc Hippocampal volume and subcortical white matter lesions in late life depression: comparison of early and late onset depression
    Joost Janssen
    Medical Imaging Laboratory, Hospital Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Spain
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:638-40. 2007
    ..Therefore, we wished to investigate the relationship between age of first depression onset and hippocampal volume, with adjustment for subcortical white matter lesions...