A C M Ton Vergouwen

Summary

Affiliation: Sint Lucas Andreas Hospital
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of lamotrigine as add-on treatment to lithium in bipolar depression: a multicenter, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Marc L M van der Loos
    Isala Klinieken, Lokatie Sophia, Department of Psychiatry, Dr van Heesweg 2, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:223-31. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint [Methods to improve patient compliance in the use of antidepressants]
    A C M Vergouwen
    Sint Lucas Andreas Ziekenhuis, afd Psychiatrie, Postbus 9243, 1006 AE Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 146:204-7. 2002
  3. pmc Improving patients' beliefs about antidepressants in primary care: a cluster-randomized controlled trial of the effect of a depression care program
    Anton C Vergouwen
    Department of Psychiatry, St Lucas Andreas Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry 11:48-52. 2009
  4. pmc Initial rate of improvement in relation to remission of major depressive disorder in primary care
    Anton C Vergouwen
    Department of Psychiatry, St Lucas Andreas Hospital, Amsterdam
    Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry 9:364-6. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint [How can the results of primary-care treatment for depression be improved?]
    A C M Vergouwen
    Sint Lucas Andreas Ziekenhuisin Amsterdam
    Tijdschr Psychiatr 49:559-67. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint ['Awakening': a confusing improvement during treatment with atypical antipsychotic agents]
    A C M Vergouwen
    Sint Lucas Andreas Ziekenhuis, afd Psychiatrie, Postbus 9243, 1006 AE Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:1717-20. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint A cluster randomized trial comparing two interventions to improve treatment of major depression in primary care
    Anton C Vergouwen
    Department of Psychiatry, St Lucas Andreas Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 35:25-33. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving adherence to antidepressants: a systematic review of interventions
    Anton C M Vergouwen
    Department of Psychiatry, Sint Lucas Andreas Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:1415-20. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint [Adverse effects after switching to a different generic form of paroxetine: paroxetine mesylate instead of paroxetine HCl hemihydrate]
    A C M Vergouwen
    Sint Lucas Andreas Ziekenhuis, locatie Lucas, afd Psychiatrie, Postbus 9243, 1006 AE Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 146:811-2. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint [Effects of bariatric surgery not affected by psychiatric comorbidity: a systematic review of studies of morbidly obese patients]
    A C M Ton Vergouwen
    Sint Lucas Andreas Ziekenhuis, afd Psychiatrie, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 154:A1678. 2010

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of lamotrigine as add-on treatment to lithium in bipolar depression: a multicenter, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Marc L M van der Loos
    Isala Klinieken, Lokatie Sophia, Department of Psychiatry, Dr van Heesweg 2, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:223-31. 2009
    ..This study compared the acute effects of lamotrigine and placebo as add-on therapy to ongoing treatment with lithium in patients with bipolar depression...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Methods to improve patient compliance in the use of antidepressants]
    A C M Vergouwen
    Sint Lucas Andreas Ziekenhuis, afd Psychiatrie, Postbus 9243, 1006 AE Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 146:204-7. 2002
    ..This has been demonstrated in published studies. Research has shown that interventions that enhance compliance can lead to a better outcome of the depression...
  3. pmc Improving patients' beliefs about antidepressants in primary care: a cluster-randomized controlled trial of the effect of a depression care program
    Anton C Vergouwen
    Department of Psychiatry, St Lucas Andreas Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry 11:48-52. 2009
    ..Interventions to ameliorate beliefs are therefore needed...
  4. pmc Initial rate of improvement in relation to remission of major depressive disorder in primary care
    Anton C Vergouwen
    Department of Psychiatry, St Lucas Andreas Hospital, Amsterdam
    Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry 9:364-6. 2007
    ..Conclusion: These data suggest that, in primary care, depression treatment with an SSRI should be reconsidered in depressed patients who are unimproved or partially improved by week 6...
  5. ncbi request reprint [How can the results of primary-care treatment for depression be improved?]
    A C M Vergouwen
    Sint Lucas Andreas Ziekenhuisin Amsterdam
    Tijdschr Psychiatr 49:559-67. 2007
    ..The results of treatment for depression are frequently disappointing. The main reasons for this are inadequate treatment and non-compliance...
  6. ncbi request reprint ['Awakening': a confusing improvement during treatment with atypical antipsychotic agents]
    A C M Vergouwen
    Sint Lucas Andreas Ziekenhuis, afd Psychiatrie, Postbus 9243, 1006 AE Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:1717-20. 2005
    ..This had significant consequences for the follow-up since the patients had to deal with new possibilities and emotions...
  7. ncbi request reprint A cluster randomized trial comparing two interventions to improve treatment of major depression in primary care
    Anton C Vergouwen
    Department of Psychiatry, St Lucas Andreas Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 35:25-33. 2005
    ..There is increasing evidence that treatment of depression in primary care can be improved. Comparison between effective interventions may help to establish the active ingredients of such interventions...
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving adherence to antidepressants: a systematic review of interventions
    Anton C M Vergouwen
    Department of Psychiatry, Sint Lucas Andreas Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:1415-20. 2003
    ..Effectiveness of antidepressant medication is reduced by patients' nonadherence. Several interventions to improve adherence in patients diagnosed with unipolar depression have been tested...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Adverse effects after switching to a different generic form of paroxetine: paroxetine mesylate instead of paroxetine HCl hemihydrate]
    A C M Vergouwen
    Sint Lucas Andreas Ziekenhuis, locatie Lucas, afd Psychiatrie, Postbus 9243, 1006 AE Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 146:811-2. 2002
    ..Those treating such patients, and the patients themselves, should be informed if the delivery form of paroxetine is changed...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Effects of bariatric surgery not affected by psychiatric comorbidity: a systematic review of studies of morbidly obese patients]
    A C M Ton Vergouwen
    Sint Lucas Andreas Ziekenhuis, afd Psychiatrie, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 154:A1678. 2010
    ..To review the literature on the predictive value of psychiatric comorbidity for weight loss following bariatric surgery in patients with morbid obesity...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Disorders of concentration and memory in young adults and middle-aged persons]
    T J Verduyn
    afd Neurologie, Sint Lucas Andreas Ziekenhuis, Postbus 9243, 1006 AE Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:673-6. 2005
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  12. ncbi request reprint [Delirium during withdrawal of venlafaxine]
    M S van Noorden
    Sint Lucas Andreas Ziekenhuis, afd Psychiatrie, Postbus 9243, 1006 AE Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 146:1236-7. 2002
    ..Even when antidepressants are being withdrawn with care, one should remain alert to the possible development of severe withdrawal symptoms...
  13. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of two treatment algorithms in bipolar depression consisting of a combination of lithium, lamotrigine or placebo and paroxetine
    Marc L M van der Loos
    Department of Psychiatry, Isala Klinieken, Location Sophia, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 122:246-54. 2010
    ..In a previous paper, we reported about the efficacy of the addition of lamotrigine to lithium in patients with bipolar depression. In the second phase of this study paroxetine was added to ongoing treatment in non-responders...