Katja Bertsch

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Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Brain volumes differ between diagnostic groups of violent criminal offenders
    Katja Bertsch
    Department of General Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Voßstraße 4, 69115, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 263:593-606. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Reduced plasma oxytocin levels in female patients with borderline personality disorder
    Katja Bertsch
    Department for General Psychiatry, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Horm Behav 63:424-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Stability of heart rate variability indices reflecting parasympathetic activity
    Katja Bertsch
    Department of General Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychophysiology 49:672-82. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Exogenous cortisol facilitates responses to social threat under high provocation
    Katja Bertsch
    Department of General Psychiatry, Center of Psychosocial Medicine, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany
    Horm Behav 59:428-34. 2011
  5. pmc Time course of facial emotion processing in women with borderline personality disorder: an ERP study
    Natalie A Izurieta Hidalgo
    From the Department for General Psychiatry, Center of Psychosocial Medicine, University of, Heidelberg, Germany Izurieta Hidalgo, Nagy, Mancke, Herpertz, Bertsch the Department for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Center of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Oelkers Ax and the Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health Mannheim, Medical Faculty Mannheim Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany Bohus
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 41:16-26. 2016
  6. ncbi request reprint Resilience Factors in Women with Severe Early-Life Maltreatment
    Karen Hillmann
    Department of General Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychopathology 49:261-268. 2016
  7. doi request reprint Heart rate variability in patients with post-traumatic stress disorder or borderline personality disorder: relationship to early life maltreatment
    Peter Wolfgang Meyer
    Department for General Psychiatry, Center of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Voßstr 2, 69115, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Neural Transm (Vienna) 123:1107-18. 2016
  8. ncbi request reprint Emotion Dysregulation and Trait Anger Sequentially Mediate the Association Between Borderline Personality Disorder and Aggression
    Falk Mancke
    Department of General Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Pers Disord . 2016
  9. doi request reprint Maternal sensitivity and the empathic brain: Influences of early life maltreatment
    Emilia L Mielke
    Department of General Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Voßstraße 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 77:59-66. 2016
  10. doi request reprint Cortical Representation of Afferent Bodily Signals in Borderline Personality Disorder: Neural Correlates and Relationship to Emotional Dysregulation
    Laura E Müller
    Department of General Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    JAMA Psychiatry 72:1077-86. 2015

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Brain volumes differ between diagnostic groups of violent criminal offenders
    Katja Bertsch
    Department of General Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Voßstraße 4, 69115, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 263:593-606. 2013
    ..The findings of this first exploratory study therefore may reflect correlates of prominent psychopathological differences between the two criminal offender groups, which have to be replicated in larger samples. ..
  2. doi request reprint Reduced plasma oxytocin levels in female patients with borderline personality disorder
    Katja Bertsch
    Department for General Psychiatry, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Horm Behav 63:424-9. 2013
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  3. doi request reprint Stability of heart rate variability indices reflecting parasympathetic activity
    Katja Bertsch
    Department of General Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychophysiology 49:672-82. 2012
    ..An aggregation across at least two measurements may be recommended when using HRV as a transsituationally consistent biomarker or trait...
  4. doi request reprint Exogenous cortisol facilitates responses to social threat under high provocation
    Katja Bertsch
    Department of General Psychiatry, Center of Psychosocial Medicine, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany
    Horm Behav 59:428-34. 2011
    ..The results thus support the moderating role of social information processing in the 'vicious circle of stress and aggression'...
  5. pmc Time course of facial emotion processing in women with borderline personality disorder: an ERP study
    Natalie A Izurieta Hidalgo
    From the Department for General Psychiatry, Center of Psychosocial Medicine, University of, Heidelberg, Germany Izurieta Hidalgo, Nagy, Mancke, Herpertz, Bertsch the Department for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Center of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany Oelkers Ax and the Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health Mannheim, Medical Faculty Mannheim Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany Bohus
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 41:16-26. 2016
    ..Previous studies have revealed deficits and biases in facial emotion recognition. This study investigates the behavioural and electrophysiological correlates underlying facial emotion processing in individuals with BPD...
  6. ncbi request reprint Resilience Factors in Women with Severe Early-Life Maltreatment
    Karen Hillmann
    Department of General Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychopathology 49:261-268. 2016
    ..Nevertheless, a number of maltreated children grow up to become healthy adults and have therefore been called 'resilient'. The aim of the current study is to investigate 'resilience factors' in the context of severe ELM...
  7. doi request reprint Heart rate variability in patients with post-traumatic stress disorder or borderline personality disorder: relationship to early life maltreatment
    Peter Wolfgang Meyer
    Department for General Psychiatry, Center of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Voßstr 2, 69115, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Neural Transm (Vienna) 123:1107-18. 2016
    ..Alterations in HRV might be related to early life maltreatment or associated psychological factors rather than diagnostic entities. ..
  8. ncbi request reprint Emotion Dysregulation and Trait Anger Sequentially Mediate the Association Between Borderline Personality Disorder and Aggression
    Falk Mancke
    Department of General Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Pers Disord . 2016
    ..These findings may help to develop mechanism-based anti-aggressive interventions for patients with BPD, which should target emotion dysregulation and anger proneness...
  9. doi request reprint Maternal sensitivity and the empathic brain: Influences of early life maltreatment
    Emilia L Mielke
    Department of General Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Voßstraße 2, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 77:59-66. 2016
    ..Thus, findings suggest possible coping strategies of mother with ELM to prevent an intergenerational transmission of abuse. ..
  10. doi request reprint Cortical Representation of Afferent Bodily Signals in Borderline Personality Disorder: Neural Correlates and Relationship to Emotional Dysregulation
    Laura E Müller
    Department of General Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    JAMA Psychiatry 72:1077-86. 2015
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  11. pmc Morphometric differences in central stress-regulating structures between women with and without borderline personality disorder
    Andrea Kuhlmann
    Department for General Psychiatry, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 38:129-37. 2013
    ..In the present study, we investigated alterations in grey matter of central stress-regulating structures in female patients with BPD...
  12. ncbi request reprint Amygdala structure and aggressiveness in borderline personality disorder
    Falk Mancke
    Department of General Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Voßstraße 2, 69115, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci . 2016
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  13. doi request reprint Aggression in borderline personality disorder: A multidimensional model
    Falk Mancke
    Department of General Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg
    Personal Disord 6:278-91. 2015
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  14. doi request reprint The social-cognitive basis of personality disorders
    Sabine C Herpertz
    Department of General Psychiatry, Center for Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 27:73-7. 2014
    ..The review starts with more basic social cognition processes, such as emotion recognition and reactions to social exclusion that are followed by more complex processes such as cognitive and affective empathy...
  15. doi request reprint Latent state-trait structure of cerebral blood flow in a resting state
    Michael Hermes
    Department of Psychology, University of Heidelberg, Hauptstrasse 47 51, 69117 Heidelberg, Germany
    Biol Psychol 80:196-202. 2009
    ..Thus, an aggregation across measurement occasions is not necessary in order to yield a stable physiological trait...
  16. doi request reprint A New Perspective on the Pathophysiology of Borderline Personality Disorder: A Model of the Role of Oxytocin
    Sabine C Herpertz
    From the Department of General Psychiatry, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Psychiatry 172:840-51. 2015
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  17. doi request reprint Increased testosterone levels and cortisol awakening responses in patients with borderline personality disorder: gender and trait aggressiveness matter
    Juliane Rausch
    Department for General Psychiatry, Center of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 55:116-27. 2015
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  18. doi request reprint Social dysfunctioning and brain in borderline personality disorder
    Sabine C Herpertz
    Klinik für Allgemeine Psychiatrie, Zentrum fur Psychosoziale Medizin, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Psychopathology 47:417-24. 2014
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