Rob M Kok

Summary

Affiliation: The Hague
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint What is the role of medications in late life depression?
    Rob M Kok
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry, Parnassia Psychiatric Institute, Mangostraat 1, The Hague 2552 KS, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 36:597-605. 2013
  2. 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
  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. doi request reprint Outcome of late-life depression after 3 years of sequential treatment
    R M Kok
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry, Parnassia Psychiatric Institute, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 119:274-81. 2009
  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 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. doi request reprint Short- and long-term neurocognitive functioning after electroconvulsive therapy in depressed elderly: a prospective naturalistic study
    Esmée Verwijk
    ECT Department, Clinical Center for the Elderly, Parnassia Psychiatric Institute, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Int Psychogeriatr 26:315-24. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of ultrabrief pulse electroconvulsive therapy for depression: a systematic review
    Harm Pieter Spaans
    Parnassia Psychiatric Institute, The Hague, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 150:720-6. 2013

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint What is the role of medications in late life depression?
    Rob M Kok
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry, Parnassia Psychiatric Institute, Mangostraat 1, The Hague 2552 KS, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 36:597-605. 2013
    ..In addition, whether the elderly in general should be treated with lower doses of antidepressants, and whether the elderly have a slower response to antidepressant treatment, are also discussed. ..
  2. 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...
  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. doi request reprint Outcome of late-life depression after 3 years of sequential treatment
    R M Kok
    Department of Old Age Psychiatry, Parnassia Psychiatric Institute, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 119:274-81. 2009
    ..To study the outcome of a sequential treatment protocol in elderly, severely depressed in-patients...
  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 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
    ....
  7. 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
    ....
  8. 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...
  9. doi request reprint Short- and long-term neurocognitive functioning after electroconvulsive therapy in depressed elderly: a prospective naturalistic study
    Esmée Verwijk
    ECT Department, Clinical Center for the Elderly, Parnassia Psychiatric Institute, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Int Psychogeriatr 26:315-24. 2014
    ..The current study aims to evaluate the nature and extent of changes across multiple domains of neurocognitive functioning in a group of elderly depressed patients after ECT...
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of ultrabrief pulse electroconvulsive therapy for depression: a systematic review
    Harm Pieter Spaans
    Parnassia Psychiatric Institute, The Hague, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 150:720-6. 2013
    ..Ultrabrief pulse electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is increasingly used in daily practice when treating depression despite doubts about its efficacy compared to standard techniques...