Aartjan Tf Beekman

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Affiliation: GGZ Buitenamstel
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The natural history of late-life depression: a 6-year prospective study in the community
    Aartjan T F Beekman
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Extramural Medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:605-11. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Dysthymia in later life: a study in the community
    A T F Beekman
    Department of Psychiatry, Vrije Universiteit, Valerius Clinic, Valeriusplein 9, 1075 BG, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 81:191-9. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint [The prevention of psychiatric disorders]
    A T F Beekman
    VU Medisch Centrum, Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:419-23. 2006
  4. pmc Prevention of anxiety and depression in the age group of 75 years and over: a randomised controlled trial testing the feasibility and effectiveness of a generic stepped care programme among elderly community residents at high risk of developing anxiety an
    Nelleke van 't Veer-Tazelaar
    Department of General Practice, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 6:186. 2006
  5. pmc Treatment of chronically depressed patients: a multisite randomized controlled trial testing the effectiveness of 'Cognitive Behavioral Analysis System of Psychotherapy' (CBASP) for chronic depressions versus usual secondary care
    Jenneke E Wiersma
    Department of Psychiatry and Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center and Academic Outpatient Clinic for Affective Disorders, Stichting GGZBuitenamstel de Geestgronden, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 8:18. 2008
  6. pmc The Amsterdam Studies of Acute Psychiatry I (ASAP-I); a prospective cohort study of determinants and outcome of coercive versus voluntary treatment interventions in a metropolitan area
    Louk van der Post
    JellinekMentrum Mental Health Care, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 8:35. 2008
  7. pmc Multidisciplinary collaborative care for depressive disorder in the occupational health setting: design of a randomised controlled trial and cost-effectiveness study
    Moniek C Vlasveld
    Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction Trimbos institute, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:99. 2008
  8. pmc Cost-effectiveness of collaborative care including PST and an antidepressant treatment algorithm for the treatment of major depressive disorder in primary care; a randomised clinical trial
    Marjoliek A IJff
    Program Diagnosis and Treatment, Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:34. 2007
  9. pmc Cost-effectiveness of collaborative care for chronically ill patients with comorbid depressive disorder in the general hospital setting, a randomised controlled trial
    Eva K Horn
    Netherlands Institute for Mental Health and Addiction Trimbos institute, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:28. 2007
  10. pmc Depression and anxiety, an indicated prevention (DIP) protocol in homes for the elderly: feasibility and (cost) effectiveness of a stepped care programme
    Els Dozeman
    Department of General Practice, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 7:6. 2007

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint The natural history of late-life depression: a 6-year prospective study in the community
    Aartjan T F Beekman
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Extramural Medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:605-11. 2002
    ..The primary aim was to study the natural history of late-life depression, systematically comparing those who did with those who did not fulfill rigorous diagnostic criteria...
  2. ncbi request reprint Dysthymia in later life: a study in the community
    A T F Beekman
    Department of Psychiatry, Vrije Universiteit, Valerius Clinic, Valeriusplein 9, 1075 BG, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 81:191-9. 2004
    ..Prevalence, clinical features, risk factors and prognosis may change with AGE...
  3. ncbi request reprint [The prevention of psychiatric disorders]
    A T F Beekman
    VU Medisch Centrum, Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:419-23. 2006
    ..The efficacy of universal prevention has not been investigated. There are still insufficient data to develop evidence-based guidelines for the prevention of psychiatric disorders...
  4. pmc Prevention of anxiety and depression in the age group of 75 years and over: a randomised controlled trial testing the feasibility and effectiveness of a generic stepped care programme among elderly community residents at high risk of developing anxiety an
    Nelleke van 't Veer-Tazelaar
    Department of General Practice, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 6:186. 2006
    ..In this randomised prevention trial for elderly, living in the community and suffering from subthreshold depression and anxiety, a stepped care programme was put together to be tested versus usual (GP) care...
  5. pmc Treatment of chronically depressed patients: a multisite randomized controlled trial testing the effectiveness of 'Cognitive Behavioral Analysis System of Psychotherapy' (CBASP) for chronic depressions versus usual secondary care
    Jenneke E Wiersma
    Department of Psychiatry and Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center and Academic Outpatient Clinic for Affective Disorders, Stichting GGZBuitenamstel de Geestgronden, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 8:18. 2008
    ..However, no other studies have as yet replicated these findings and CBASP has not been tested outside the United States. This protocol describes a randomized controlled trial on the effectiveness of CBASP in the Netherlands...
  6. pmc The Amsterdam Studies of Acute Psychiatry I (ASAP-I); a prospective cohort study of determinants and outcome of coercive versus voluntary treatment interventions in a metropolitan area
    Louk van der Post
    JellinekMentrum Mental Health Care, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 8:35. 2008
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  7. pmc Multidisciplinary collaborative care for depressive disorder in the occupational health setting: design of a randomised controlled trial and cost-effectiveness study
    Moniek C Vlasveld
    Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction Trimbos institute, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:99. 2008
    ..From a societal perspective, the (cost)effectiveness of this collaborative care treatment, as a way of transmural care, will be evaluated in depressed patients on sick leave in the occupational health setting...
  8. pmc Cost-effectiveness of collaborative care including PST and an antidepressant treatment algorithm for the treatment of major depressive disorder in primary care; a randomised clinical trial
    Marjoliek A IJff
    Program Diagnosis and Treatment, Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:34. 2007
    ..These treatment strategies may also work very well in the Netherlands too, even though health care systems differ between countries...
  9. pmc Cost-effectiveness of collaborative care for chronically ill patients with comorbid depressive disorder in the general hospital setting, a randomised controlled trial
    Eva K Horn
    Netherlands Institute for Mental Health and Addiction Trimbos institute, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:28. 2007
    ..In the UK 'Problem Solving Treatment' has proved to be feasible. However, in the general hospital setting this approach has not yet been evaluated...
  10. pmc Depression and anxiety, an indicated prevention (DIP) protocol in homes for the elderly: feasibility and (cost) effectiveness of a stepped care programme
    Els Dozeman
    Department of General Practice, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 7:6. 2007
    ..Elderly persons in residential homes are at high risk for developing major depressive and anxiety disorders, and, therefore, deserve attention with regard to prevention...
  11. pmc Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) for late-life depression in general practice: uptake and satisfaction by patients, therapists and physicians
    Digna J F van Schaik
    GGZ Buitenamstel and Department of Psychiatry, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 8:52. 2007
    ..Despite the favorable results of IPT in research populations, the dissemination to general practice is surprisingly limited. Little is known about uptake and satisfaction when this therapy is introduced into real-life general practice...
  12. pmc Disorder-specific cognitive profiles in major depressive disorder and generalized anxiety disorder
    Sanne M Hendriks
    Department of Psychiatry, Pro Persona Mental Health Care, Willy Brandtlaan 20, Ede 6717 RR, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 14:96. 2014
    ..This investigation examines differences in cognitive profiles in subjects with major depressive disorder (MDD) and generalized anxiety disorder (GAD)...
  13. pmc Pain among nursing home patients in the Netherlands: prevalence, course, clinical correlates, recognition and analgesic treatment--an observational cohort study
    Martin Smalbrugge
    Department of Nursing Home Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 7:3. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study is to determine prevalence, course, correlates, recognition and treatment of pain among Dutch NH-patients and to make a comparison with international data...
  14. doi request reprint The three-year naturalistic course of major depressive disorder, dysthymic disorder and double depression
    Didi Rhebergen
    Department of Psychiatry and EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands GGZ Buitenamstel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 115:450-9. 2009
    ..Insight into the (determinants of) the 3-year naturalistic course of major depressive disorder (MDD), dysthymic disorder (Dysth) and double depression (DD) may contribute to this debate...
  15. doi request reprint Neuropathological correlates of late-life depression
    Aartjan Tf Beekman
    Department of Psychiatry, VUMC University Medical Centre and GGZinGeest, AJ Ernst street 1187, 1081 HL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Expert Rev Neurother 11:947-9. 2011
    ..Although restricted to only very few subjects, the association with Lewy body pathology warrants further research, as does the association with neuronal loss in the hippocampus...
  16. doi request reprint Cognitive decline in elderly bipolar disorder patients: a follow-up study
    Sigfried Ntm Schouws
    GGZ inGeest, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Bipolar Disord 14:749-55. 2012
    ..Older individuals with bipolar disorder may exhibit greater cognitive decline over time compared to mentally healthy elderly individuals. We aimed to investigate neurocognitive performance in bipolar disorder over a period of two years...