Johannes Wancata

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Affiliation: Medical University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The Carers' Needs Assessment for Dementia (CNA-D): development, validity and reliability
    Johannes Wancata
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Int Psychogeriatr 17:393-406. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint [Projections about the future number of dementia sufferers: increasing life expectancy not sufficiently considered?]
    Johannes Wancata
    Clinical Division of Social Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Psychiatr Danub 27:452-7. 2015
  3. pmc European network for promoting the physical health of residents in psychiatric and social care facilities (HELPS): background, aims and methods
    Prisca Weiser
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy II, Ulm University, Gunzburg, Germany
    BMC Public Health 9:315. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic criteria influence dementia prevalence
    Johannes Wancata
    Medical University of Vienna, Department of Psychiatry, Vienna, Austria
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:1034-45. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint [Cost of disorders of the brain in Austria in the year 2004]
    Johannes Wancata
    Klinische Abteilung für Sozialpsychiatrie und Evaluationsforschung, Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Wien, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 119:91-8. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint [Are there gender-specific differences between mothers and fathers caring for a schizophrenia patient?]
    Johannes Wancata
    Universitatsklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Medizinische Universität Wien
    Neuropsychiatr 22:83-91. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint The "carers' needs assessment for Schizophrenia": an instrument to assess the needs of relatives caring for schizophrenia patients
    Johannes Wancata
    Dept of Psychiatry, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:221-9. 2006
  8. doi request reprint [Research instruments in social psychiatry research]
    Johannes Wancata
    Universitatsklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Medizinische Universität Wien
    Psychiatr Prax 36:368-72. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint [Non-cognitive symptoms of dementia -- prevalence and consequences]
    Johannes Wancata
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Klinische Abteilung für Sozialpsychiatrie und Evaluationsforschung, Wien
    Psychiatr Prax 31:346-51. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Social phobia: epidemiology and health care
    Johannes Wancata
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Psychiatr Danub 21:520-4. 2009

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint The Carers' Needs Assessment for Dementia (CNA-D): development, validity and reliability
    Johannes Wancata
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Int Psychogeriatr 17:393-406. 2005
    ..For the purposes of service planning, we developed an instrument to assess the needs of these caregivers and to determine whether needs are met. The reliability and validity of this new instrument was also investigated...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Projections about the future number of dementia sufferers: increasing life expectancy not sufficiently considered?]
    Johannes Wancata
    Clinical Division of Social Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Psychiatr Danub 27:452-7. 2015
    ..The present paper analyses the influence of such revisions on the future numbers of dementia sufferers in Austria...
  3. pmc European network for promoting the physical health of residents in psychiatric and social care facilities (HELPS): background, aims and methods
    Prisca Weiser
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy II, Ulm University, Gunzburg, Germany
    BMC Public Health 9:315. 2009
    ..However, there is a lack of knowledge across Europe concerning interventions that aim at reducing somatic morbidity and excess mortality by promoting behaviour-based and/or environment-based interventions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic criteria influence dementia prevalence
    Johannes Wancata
    Medical University of Vienna, Department of Psychiatry, Vienna, Austria
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:1034-45. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint [Cost of disorders of the brain in Austria in the year 2004]
    Johannes Wancata
    Klinische Abteilung für Sozialpsychiatrie und Evaluationsforschung, Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Wien, Austria
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 119:91-8. 2007
    ..The costs of twelve selected neurological, neuro-surgical and psychiatric disorders in Austria in the year 2004 will be presented. The present paper is part of the "Cost of Disorders of the Brain in Europe" study...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Are there gender-specific differences between mothers and fathers caring for a schizophrenia patient?]
    Johannes Wancata
    Universitatsklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Medizinische Universität Wien
    Neuropsychiatr 22:83-91. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate differences between mothers and fathers of patients with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorders concerning the time spent with the patients as well as other aspects of caring...
  7. ncbi request reprint The "carers' needs assessment for Schizophrenia": an instrument to assess the needs of relatives caring for schizophrenia patients
    Johannes Wancata
    Dept of Psychiatry, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:221-9. 2006
    ..For the purpose of service planning, an instrument was developed for the systematic assessment of interventions needed by the caregivers of schizophrenia patients...
  8. doi request reprint [Research instruments in social psychiatry research]
    Johannes Wancata
    Universitatsklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Medizinische Universität Wien
    Psychiatr Prax 36:368-72. 2009
    ..Are assessment instruments used for social psychiatry research in German-language countries in agreement with international scientific standards?..
  9. ncbi request reprint [Non-cognitive symptoms of dementia -- prevalence and consequences]
    Johannes Wancata
    Universitätsklinik für Psychiatrie, Klinische Abteilung für Sozialpsychiatrie und Evaluationsforschung, Wien
    Psychiatr Prax 31:346-51. 2004
    ..While the importance of non-cognitive symptoms of dementia is increasingly recognized there exist nearly no studies investigating the frequency of these symptoms among general hospital inpatients and nursing home residents...
  10. ncbi request reprint Social phobia: epidemiology and health care
    Johannes Wancata
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Psychiatr Danub 21:520-4. 2009
    ..Reviews show a large variability between single studies, probably due to methodological differences. Several population surveys indicate that a marked proportion of those with social phobia do not receive adequate treatment...
  11. doi request reprint [Dementia - a relevant subject in psychiatric research?]
    Johannes Wancata
    Klinische Abteilung für Sozialpsychiatrie, Medizinische Universität Wien, Wien
    Psychiatr Prax 38:345-7. 2011
    ..Demographic change calls for increased efforts in dementia research...
  12. ncbi request reprint Depression: a diagnosis aptly used?
    Johannes Wancata
    Division of Social Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Psychiatr Danub 23:406-11. 2011
    ..A meta-analysis of randomized trials of screening for depression indicate that screening for depression is probably effective when it is coupled with additional activities such as educational programs for primary care physicians...
  13. doi request reprint Gender aspects of parents' needs of schizophrenia patients
    Johannes Wancata
    Dept of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:968-74. 2008
    ..Most studies about the problems and needs of schizophrenia carers included only one care-giving relative, usually the patients' mothers...
  14. doi request reprint [Risks for Burden among Relatives Caring for Schizophrenia Patients]
    Fabian Friedrich
    Klinische Abteilung für Sozialpsychiatrie, Universitatsklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Wien, Osterreich
    Psychiatr Prax 39:339-44. 2012
    ..This may result in a high level of burden. Aim of the study was to investigate, if the frequency of unmet needs among relatives caring for schizophrenia patients increases the risk for burden among these relatives...
  15. ncbi request reprint [The German language version of the Camberwell Assessment of Need for the Elderly (CANE) among dementia patients]
    Gerda Kaiser
    Universitatsklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Medizinische Universität Wien
    Neuropsychiatr 24:182-9. 2010
    ..The purpose of the present study was to assess the needs of dementia patients using the German language version of the Camberwell Assessment of Need for the Elderly (CANE) and to investigate the internal consistency of German language...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Minor relatives of schizophrenia patients: burden and needs]
    Monika Krautgartner
    Universitatsklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Klinische Abteilung für Sozialpsychiatrie, Medizinische Universität Wien
    Neuropsychiatr 21:267-74. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the burden of minor relatives of schizophrenia patients and of the needs for support for the relatives...
  17. ncbi request reprint Non-cognitive symptoms of dementia in nursing homes: frequency, course and consequences
    Johannes Wancata
    University of Vienna, Dept of Psychiatry, Division of Social Psychiatry and Evaluation Research, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:637-43. 2003
    ..For this reason, we investigated the frequency of non-cognitive dementia symptoms based on an epidemiological nursing home study...
  18. ncbi request reprint The consequences of non-cognitive symptoms of dementia in medical hospital departments
    Johannes Wancata
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Vienna, Austria
    Int J Psychiatry Med 33:257-71. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the frequency of such non-cognitive symptoms among medical inpatients and to analyze their impact on the length of hospital stay and on admission to nursing homes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Number of dementia sufferers in Europe between the years 2000 and 2050
    Johannes Wancata
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur Psychiatry 18:306-13. 2003
    ..4 persons in working-age per one demented person. Until the year 2050, this ratio will decrease to only 21.1. Thus, the financial and emotional burden placed by dementia on the working-age population will markedly rise...
  20. ncbi request reprint Need and utilization of psychiatric consultation services among general hospital inpatients
    Monika Krautgartner
    Dept of Psychiatry, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:294-301. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to estimate the need for psychiatric consultation services and psychiatric inpatient referral among inpatients of non-psychiatric hospital departments, and to assess the actual utilization of these services...
  21. doi request reprint The criterion validity of different versions of the General Health Questionnaire among non-psychiatric inpatients
    Fabian Friedrich
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:635-41. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare the criterion validity of different scoring methods, i.e. the Bimodal scoring, Likert scoring, Modified Likert scoring and Chronic scoring, of the 30-, 20- and 12-item version of the GHQ...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Gender aspects of psychiatric publications]
    Marion Freidl
    Universitatsklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Medizinische Universität Wien
    Neuropsychiatr 24:267-74. 2010
    ..Are authors of German language psychiatric journals more often male or female? Are there gender differences regarding scientific topics?..
  23. doi request reprint [Burden of mothers and fathers of persons with schizophrenia]
    Fabian Friedrich
    Klinische Abteilung für Sozialpsychiatrie, Universitatsklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Medizinische Universität Wien, Osterreich
    Psychiatr Prax 42:208-15. 2015
    ..The present study intended to analyse differences of the level of burden between mothers and fathers of the same patients...
  24. doi request reprint [First contact with psychiatric services: what do relatives caring for schizophrenia patients need?]
    Fabian Friedrich
    Universitatsklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Klinische Abteilung für Sozialpsychiatrie, Medizinische Universität Wien, Osterreich
    Psychiatr Prax 41:445-51. 2014
    ..The purpose of the present study was to investigate the problems and needs for interventions among caregivers of patients with schizophrenia who were the first time in contact with psychiatric services...
  25. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of risperidone for treating patients with behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia
    Johannes Wancata
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Vienna, Austria
    Int Psychogeriatr 16:107-15. 2004
    ..Thus, the aim of the present study was to investigate the efficacy of risperidone on BPSD in a sample of patients routinely treated by their primary care physicians...
  26. ncbi request reprint Changing aspects of psychiatric inpatient treatment. A census investigation in five European countries
    Hans Rittmannsberger
    OO Landes Nervenklinik Wagner Jauregg, Linz, Austria
    Eur Psychiatry 19:483-8. 2004
    ..A considerable increase in the numbers of staff was found in Slovakia...
  27. ncbi request reprint Medication adherence among psychotic patients before admission to inpatient treatment
    Hans Rittmannsberger
    Department of Psychiatry at the Wagner Jauregg Clinic in Linz, Australia
    Psychiatr Serv 55:174-9. 2004
    ..Nonadherence to antipsychotic regimens is considered to be one of the main reasons for hospital readmission. This study assessed the extent of nonadherence in the month before inpatient treatment...
  28. ncbi request reprint The needs of carers of patients with anorexia and bulimia nervosa
    Holmer Graap
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 16:21-9. 2008
    ..This study aims to assess the degree of distress and the need for support of carers of patients with anorexia and bulimia nervosa (BN)...
  29. doi request reprint Ascertaining late-life depressive symptoms in Europe: an evaluation of the survey version of the EURO-D scale in 10 nations. The SHARE project
    Erico Castro-Costa
    Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Health Services and Population Research, King s College London, London, UK
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 17:12-29. 2008
    ..The Affective Suffering sub-component had more robust cross-cultural validity than the Motivation sub-component...
  30. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular events after treatment of dementia patients with risperidone
    Johannes Wancata
    Int Psychogeriatr 16:493-5. 2004
  31. ncbi request reprint Reducing stigma and discrimination against older people with mental disorders: a technical consensus statement
    Nori Graham
    Alzheimer s Disease International
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:670-8. 2003
    ....