R C van der Mast

Summary

Affiliation: Leiden University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Vascular disease and apathy in old age. The Leiden 85-Plus Study
    R C van der Mast
    Department of Psychiatry, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:266-71. 2008
  2. pmc Design and methods of the Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP), a multicomponent targeted intervention to prevent delirium in hospitalized older patients: efficacy and cost-effectiveness in Dutch health care
    Marije J Strijbos
    Department of Rehabilitation, Nursing Science and Sports Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, Utrecht 3584 CX, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 13:78. 2013
  3. pmc The Netherlands study of depression in older persons (NESDO); a prospective cohort study
    Hannie C Comijs
    Department Psychiatry EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center GGZinGeest, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Res Notes 4:524. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint [The Dutch College of General Practitioners' practice guideline 'Delirium in elderly people'; response from psychiatry]
    R C van der Mast
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, afd Psychiatrie, Postbus 9600, 2300 RC Leiden
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:952-5. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint [Unexplained physical symptoms: a widespread problem but still low-profile in training programs and guidelines]
    R C van der Mast
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, afd Psychiatrie, Postbus 9600, 2300 RC Leiden
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:686-92. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in Huntington's disease: a 2-year follow-up study
    W Reedeker
    Department of Psychiatry, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
    Psychosomatics 53:220-9. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint [The relationship between atherosclerosis, cognitive impairment, and depression in old age]
    D J Vinkers
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, Leiden
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:2307-11. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Suicidality in Huntington's disease
    A A M Hubers
    Department of Psychiatry, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 136:550-7. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Correlates of apathy in Huntington's disease
    E van Duijn
    Leiden University Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, B1 P, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 22:287-94. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Generalized atherosclerosis, cognitive decline, and depressive symptoms in old age
    D J Vinkers
    Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Leiden University Medical Center, C2 R, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    Neurology 65:107-12. 2005

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Vascular disease and apathy in old age. The Leiden 85-Plus Study
    R C van der Mast
    Department of Psychiatry, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:266-71. 2008
    ..Especially in old age, apathy might be a specific neuropsychiatric syndrome separate from depression. There are indications that apathy in elderly subjects is related to vascular disease...
  2. pmc Design and methods of the Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP), a multicomponent targeted intervention to prevent delirium in hospitalized older patients: efficacy and cost-effectiveness in Dutch health care
    Marije J Strijbos
    Department of Rehabilitation, Nursing Science and Sports Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, Utrecht 3584 CX, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 13:78. 2013
    ..The second aim is to investigate the experiences of patients, families, professionals and trained volunteers participating in HELP...
  3. pmc The Netherlands study of depression in older persons (NESDO); a prospective cohort study
    Hannie C Comijs
    Department Psychiatry EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center GGZinGeest, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Res Notes 4:524. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  4. ncbi request reprint [The Dutch College of General Practitioners' practice guideline 'Delirium in elderly people'; response from psychiatry]
    R C van der Mast
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, afd Psychiatrie, Postbus 9600, 2300 RC Leiden
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:952-5. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint [Unexplained physical symptoms: a widespread problem but still low-profile in training programs and guidelines]
    R C van der Mast
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, afd Psychiatrie, Postbus 9600, 2300 RC Leiden
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:686-92. 2006
    ..Scientific research for the development of an evidence-based practice guideline is urgently needed...
  6. doi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in Huntington's disease: a 2-year follow-up study
    W Reedeker
    Department of Psychiatry, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
    Psychosomatics 53:220-9. 2012
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint [The relationship between atherosclerosis, cognitive impairment, and depression in old age]
    D J Vinkers
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, Leiden
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:2307-11. 2006
    ..This means that the prevention of atherosclerosis might prevent cognitive impairment and hence late-onset depression in old age...
  8. doi request reprint Suicidality in Huntington's disease
    A A M Hubers
    Department of Psychiatry, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 136:550-7. 2012
    ..In Huntington's disease (HD) the risk of suicide is increased. Since suicidality may precede suicide, this study investigates prevalence, clinical associations and predictors of suicidality in HD...
  9. doi request reprint Correlates of apathy in Huntington's disease
    E van Duijn
    Leiden University Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, B1 P, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 22:287-94. 2010
    ..After exclusion of 10 depressed patients, apathy was independently associated with male sex, worse global functioning, and higher use of neuroleptics and benzodiazepines...
  10. ncbi request reprint Generalized atherosclerosis, cognitive decline, and depressive symptoms in old age
    D J Vinkers
    Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Leiden University Medical Center, C2 R, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    Neurology 65:107-12. 2005
    ..Atherosclerosis may be linked to cognitive decline and depression in old age...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Guideline 'Delirium']
    R C van der Mast
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, afd Psychiatrie BIP, Postbus 96oo, 2300 RC, Leiden
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:1027-32. 2005
    ..In cases of concurrent alcohol withdrawal syndrome, delirium may be treated with haloperidol and a benzodiazepine and B-vitamins. Medical and environmental interventions have been shown to reduce the incidence and duration of delirium...
  12. doi request reprint The subscale structure of the Inventory of Depressive Symptomatology Self Report (IDS-SR) in older persons
    J M Hegeman
    Department of Psychiatry, St Antoniusziekenhuis, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Psychiatr Res 46:1383-8. 2012
    ..Therefore, this study aims to identify both the factor and subscale structure of late-life depression underlying the Inventory of Depressive Symptomatology Self Report (IDS-SR) in older persons...
  13. ncbi request reprint Psychopathology in verified Huntington's disease gene carriers
    E van Duijn
    Leiden University Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 19:441-8. 2007
    ..Future research requires larger cohorts stratified to disease stage, consistent methodologies, and adequate comparison groups...
  14. ncbi request reprint Progression of cerebral white matter lesions is not associated with development of depressive symptoms in elderly subjects at risk of cardiovascular disease: The PROSPER Study
    C E Versluis
    Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:375-81. 2006
    ..However, longitudinal studies on the causal role of white matter hyperintensities in the development of depressive symptoms in elderly adults are lacking...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Psychiatric symptoms in systemic lupus erythematosus]
    C Boersma
    Afdeling Psychiatrie, Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, Leiden
    Tijdschr Psychiatr 51:773-7. 2009
    ..The diagnosis and treatment of a possible case of neuropsychiatric SLE should preferably take place in a multidisciplinary setting...
  16. doi request reprint Increased C-reactive protein is not associated with apathy: the Leiden 85-Plus Study
    D W Maas
    Department of Psychiatry, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:1177-84. 2009
    ..In old age, apathy as a syndrome in itself and depression may have different etiologies. Inflammatory markers have been associated with depression in the elderly, but the relation with apathy is unknown...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Differential diagnosis of the Ganser syndrome. A case study]
    D J Vinkers
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum te Leiden, The Netherlands
    Tijdschr Psychiatr 49:339-42. 2007
    ..The causes seem to be largely organic...
  18. doi request reprint Phenomenology of depression in older compared with younger adults: meta-analysis
    J M Hegeman
    Department of Psychiatry, Leiden University Medical Centre, Albinusdreef 2, 2333 ZA Leiden, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 200:275-81. 2012
    ..Late-life depression may differ from early-life depression in its phenomenology...
  19. ncbi request reprint ECT in mental retardation: a review
    J A Van Waarde
    Department of Psychiatry, Leiden University Hospital, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J ECT 17:236-43. 2001
    ..Further controlled trails are needed to firmly establish the efficacy and safety of ECT in mental retardation...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Immune activation and depression in the elderly]
    D W Maas
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, afd Psychiatrie, B1 P, Postbus 9600, 2300 RC Leiden
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:1413-7. 2008
    ..Since the aging process is associated with a dysregulation of the immune system, the inflammation hypothesis might be particularly true in late-life depression...
  21. ncbi request reprint Mood correlates with blood serotonin, but not with glucose measures in patients with recurrent suicidal behavior
    R J Verkes
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital of Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Psychiatry Res 80:239-48. 1998
    ..long-term effects. The results do support an association between serotonergic function and mood, but not between glucose metabolism and mood, in recurrent suicide attempters...
  22. ncbi request reprint Somatoform disorders in consultation-liaison psychiatry: a comparison with other mental disorders
    R Thomassen
    Department of Psychiatry, Leiden University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 25:8-13. 2003
    ..Of the SD patients 74.5% were referred for aftercare management, significantly more than the other two groups which is considered a promising development in C-L psychiatry...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Electroconvulsive therapy in patients with Huntington's disease and depression]
    E van Duijn
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, Leiden
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:2141-4. 2005
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint [Depressive patients who don't recover]
    H L Van
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, afd Psychiatrie, Leiden
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 146:929-31. 2002
    ..It is important to follow through all the steps of the guidelines for treatment of depression and to continue psychiatric management and care in these kind of situations...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Increased risk of stroke during the use of olanzapine or risperidone in patients with dementia]
    R C van der Mast
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:726-7; author reply 727. 2005
  26. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosing frontotemporal dementia, a chameleon in psychiatry]
    E E Vleugel
    GGZ Buitenamstel
    Tijdschr Psychiatr 48:705-15. 2006
    ..Therefore particularly in the early stages of FTD it is difficult to differentiate this type of dementia from other types of dementia and psychiatric disorders...
  27. ncbi request reprint Clinical subtypes of delirium and their relevance for daily clinical practice: a systematic review
    S E de Rooij
    Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatric Section, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:609-15. 2005
    ..The investigation and exploration of clinical subtypes of delirium may provide information concerning the etiology, the pathogenesis, and the prognosis of delirium, but also may have therapeutic consequences...