Gerhard Andersson

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of internet-based cognitive behavior therapy for distress associated with tinnitus
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Audiology, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Psychosom Med 64:810-6. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity and personality traits in patients with hyperacusis
    Linda Jüris
    Department of Neuroscience, Uppsala University, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Audiol 52:230-5. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Coping strategies, injury characteristics and long-term outcome after burn injury
    Morten Kildal
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Plastic Surgery, University Hospital, SE 75185 Uppsala, Sweden
    Injury 36:511-8. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Implicit memory bias for eating- and body appearance-related sentences in eating disorders: an application of Jacoby's white noise task
    Linda Johansson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 37:135-45. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Internet versus group cognitive-behavioral treatment of distress associated with tinnitus: a randomized controlled trial
    Viktor Kaldo
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Behav Ther 39:348-59. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Pruritus, personality traits and coping in long-term follow-up of burn-injured patients
    Mimmie Willebrand
    Department of Neuroscience, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 84:375-80. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment of tinnitus in the elderly: a controlled trial of cognitive behavior therapy
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Audiology, Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden
    Int J Audiol 44:671-5. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Prediction of psychological health after an accidental burn
    Mimmie Willebrand
    Department of Neuroscience Psychiatry, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Trauma 57:367-74. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of a self-help book with weekly therapist contact to reduce tinnitus distress: a randomized controlled trial
    Viktor Kaldo
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Psychosom Res 63:195-202. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Internet-based cognitive-behavioral self-help treatment of tinnitus: clinical effectiveness and predictors of outcome
    Viktor Kaldo-Sandström
    University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Am J Audiol 13:185-92. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of internet-based cognitive behavior therapy for distress associated with tinnitus
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Audiology, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Psychosom Med 64:810-6. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate if cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) provided via the Internet results in significant decreases of distress in individuals with tinnitus...
  2. doi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity and personality traits in patients with hyperacusis
    Linda Jüris
    Department of Neuroscience, Uppsala University, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Audiol 52:230-5. 2013
    ..Therefore, psychiatric morbidity and personality traits were investigated, along with different sociodemographic and clinical characteristics...
  3. ncbi request reprint Coping strategies, injury characteristics and long-term outcome after burn injury
    Morten Kildal
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Plastic Surgery, University Hospital, SE 75185 Uppsala, Sweden
    Injury 36:511-8. 2005
    ..Emotional support was the most beneficial strategy and was mainly associated with the psychosocial scales of the BSHS-B...
  4. doi request reprint Implicit memory bias for eating- and body appearance-related sentences in eating disorders: an application of Jacoby's white noise task
    Linda Johansson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 37:135-45. 2008
    ..However, previous studies have demonstrated explicit memory bias in eating disorders, which is inconsistent with this interpretation. Future research is required to clarify the precise cognitive biases associated with eating disorders...
  5. doi request reprint Internet versus group cognitive-behavioral treatment of distress associated with tinnitus: a randomized controlled trial
    Viktor Kaldo
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Behav Ther 39:348-59. 2008
    ..At pretreatment patients rated the Internet treatment as less credible than the group treatment. In conclusion, Internet treatment for tinnitus distress merits further investigation, as the outcomes achieved are promising...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pruritus, personality traits and coping in long-term follow-up of burn-injured patients
    Mimmie Willebrand
    Department of Neuroscience, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Derm Venereol 84:375-80. 2004
    ..In summary, chronic burn-related pruritus is rather common and psychological factors such as anxiety-related traits and coping are significantly associated with its presence...
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment of tinnitus in the elderly: a controlled trial of cognitive behavior therapy
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Audiology, Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden
    Int J Audiol 44:671-5. 2005
    ..Thus, CBT was better than no treatment, but the particular aspects of CBT that contributed to the effects can not be established. In conclusion, the findings give some support for the use of group CBT for elderly people with tinnitus...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prediction of psychological health after an accidental burn
    Mimmie Willebrand
    Department of Neuroscience Psychiatry, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Trauma 57:367-74. 2004
    ..This study aimed to predict psychological health 3 months after burn injury from coping and trauma-related factors assessed early in hospitalization...
  9. ncbi request reprint Use of a self-help book with weekly therapist contact to reduce tinnitus distress: a randomized controlled trial
    Viktor Kaldo
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Psychosom Res 63:195-202. 2007
    ..To compensate for the shortage of CBT therapists, we aimed, in this study, to investigate the effects of a CBT-based self-help book guided by brief telephone support...
  10. ncbi request reprint Internet-based cognitive-behavioral self-help treatment of tinnitus: clinical effectiveness and predictors of outcome
    Viktor Kaldo-Sandström
    University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Am J Audiol 13:185-92. 2004
    ..Future research should focus on further controlled evaluations of the treatment technique and evaluate the cost-effectiveness compared to other forms of tinnitus treatments...
  11. doi request reprint Guided internet-delivered acceptance and commitment therapy for chronic pain patients: a randomized controlled trial
    Monica Buhrman
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 51:307-15. 2013
    ..A six month follow-up showed maintenance of improvements. We conclude that an acceptance based internet-delivered treatment can be effective for persons with chronic pain...
  12. ncbi request reprint Internet administration of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale in a sample of tinnitus patients
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Psychosom Res 55:259-62. 2003
    ..To administer and validate the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) via the Internet to a sample of persons with tinnitus...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cognitive bias in dizziness: emotional Stroop and autobiographical memories
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 33:208-20. 2004
    ..The overall pattern of results suggests that dizziness is related to deficits in information processing, which could be targeted in treatment...
  14. ncbi request reprint Tinnitus Stages of Change Questionnaire: psychometric development and validation
    Viktor Kaldo
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Psychol Health Med 11:483-97. 2006
    ..In conclusion, the TSOCQ had some ability to predict treatment success, but further research is required into the utility of the TTM for understanding the rehabilitation process in tinnitus patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Treatment of panic disorder via the Internet: a randomized trial of CBT vs. applied relaxation
    Per Carlbring
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 1225, Uppsala, SE 751 42, Sweden
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 34:129-40. 2003
    ..71 for AR and d=0.42 for CBT). The results from this study generally provide evidence to support the continued use and development of Internet-distributed self-help programs...
  16. doi request reprint Prominent ears: the effect of reconstructive surgery on self-esteem and social interaction in children with a minor defect compared to children with a major orthopedic defect
    Birgitta Johansson Niemelä
    Departments of Neuroscience and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:1390-8. 2008
    ..In a prospective study of patients with prominent ears, the effect of reconstructive surgery on self-esteem and social interaction was examined 1 year after surgery...
  17. ncbi request reprint Autobiographical memories in patients treated for breast cancer
    Elisabeth Nilsson-Ihrfelt
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Psychosom Res 57:363-6. 2004
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  18. doi request reprint Combining escitalopram and cognitive-behavioural therapy for social anxiety disorder: randomised controlled fMRI trial
    Malin Gingnell
    Malin Gingnell, MD, PhD, Andreas Frick, PhD, Jonas Engman, MSc, Iman Alaie, MSc, Johannes Björkstrand, MSc, Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden Vanda Faria, PhD, Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden, and Center for Pain and the Brain, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Per Carlbring, PhD, Department of Psychology, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden Gerhard Andersson, PhD, Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, Psychology, Linkoping University, Linkoping, and Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Margareta Reis, PhD, Division of Drug Research Clinical Pharmacology
    Br J Psychiatry 209:229-35. 2016
    ..Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) and cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) are often used concomitantly to treat social anxiety disorder (SAD), but few studies have examined the effect of this combination...
  19. ncbi request reprint Tinnitus loudness matchings in relation to annoyance and grading of severity
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Audiology, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Auris Nasus Larynx 30:129-33. 2003
    ..To measure and compare different parameters of tinnitus loudness obtained via matching and to investigate their associations with self-reported severity of tinnitus...
  20. ncbi request reprint Personality characteristics and perceived health problems after burn injury
    Morten Kildal
    Burn Unit, The Department of Plastic Surgery, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Burn Care Rehabil 25:228-35. 2004
    ..The data suggest that personality is related to health status because it is perceived a long time after severe burn injury and that its effect is not confined only to psychological but also to physical aspects of life...
  21. ncbi request reprint Hypersensitivity to sound (hyperacusis): a prevalence study conducted via the Internet and post
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Audiol 41:545-54. 2002
    ..Hyperacusis was associated with concentration difficulties, use of ear protection, avoidance, tension, and sensitivity to light/colours. The present data suggest that hyperacusis is a common problem...
  22. ncbi request reprint Treatment of panic disorder: live therapy vs. self-help via the Internet
    Per Carlbring
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 1225, 751 42 Uppsala, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 43:1321-33. 2005
    ..80 for the Internet group and d=0.93 for the live group. The results from this study generally provide evidence to support the continued use and development of Internet-distributed self-help programs...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Cognitive behavior therapy via Internet. Patients with tinnitus are helped to manage their problem--simpler and cheaper]
    Viktor Kaldo
    Institutionen för Psykologi, Uppsala universitet, Uppsala
    Lakartidningen 101:556-60. 2004
    ..A recent replication showed that the results can be generalised to a clinical setting...
  24. ncbi request reprint Stroop facilitation in tinnitus patients: an experiment conducted via the world wide web
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Cyberpsychol Behav 8:32-8. 2005
    ..However, future research is warranted in order to clarify the precise mechanisms involved in tinnitusrelated Stroop effects...
  25. ncbi request reprint Psychological aspects of tinnitus and the application of cognitive-behavioral therapy
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 12 25, SE 751 42 Uppsala, Sweden
    Clin Psychol Rev 22:977-90. 2002
    ..The literature pertinent to CBT approaches to treating tinnitus is reviewed, and it is concluded that CBT shows promise as a treatment of tinnitus-related distress. Future research directions are discussed...
  26. ncbi request reprint Screening of psychiatric disorders via the Internet. A pilot study with tinnitus patients
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioral Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83, Linkoping, Sweden
    Nord J Psychiatry 58:287-91. 2004
    ..In conclusion, the findings suggest that the Internet version of CIDI-SF can be used as a screening tool for psychiatric disturbance in somatic patients, but that diagnostic criteria need to be adjusted for Internet use...
  27. ncbi request reprint Internet-based cognitive behavioral therapy for tinnitus
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Sweden
    J Clin Psychol 60:171-8. 2004
    ..The treatment was successful with reductions of tinnitus-related annoyance and anxious and depressive mood. Implications for Internet administration of self-help treatment are discussed...
  28. doi request reprint Emotional Stroop via Internet among individuals with eating disorders
    Linda Johansson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Scand J Psychol 49:69-76. 2008
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  29. ncbi request reprint Internet-based cognitive-behavioral self help for depression
    Gerhard Andersson
    Linkoping University, Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Expert Rev Neurother 6:1637-42. 2006
    ..Future possible applications of internet-based self help are discussed...
  30. ncbi request reprint Remote treatment of panic disorder: a randomized trial of internet-based cognitive behavior therapy supplemented with telephone calls
    Per Carlbring
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Am J Psychiatry 163:2119-25. 2006
    ..This study evaluated a 10-week Internet-based bibliotherapy self-help program with short weekly telephone calls for people suffering from panic disorder with or without agoraphobia...
  31. ncbi request reprint Treatment of social phobia: randomised trial of internet-delivered cognitive-behavioural therapy with telephone support
    Per Carlbring
    Linkoping University, Department of Behavioural Sciences, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 190:123-8. 2007
    ..Internet-based cognitive-behavioural self-help can be an alternative, but adherence is a problem...
  32. ncbi request reprint Future thinking in tinnitus patients
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Psychosom Res 63:191-4. 2007
    ..The purpose of the study was to investigate future thinking in a group of tinnitus patients. It was predicted that participants in the tinnitus group would report fewer positive future events...
  33. pmc Internet-administered cognitive behavior therapy for health problems: a systematic review
    Pim Cuijpers
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Behav Med 31:169-77. 2008
    ..The Internet will most likely assume a major role in the future delivery of cognitive-behavioral interventions to patients with health problems...
  34. ncbi request reprint Should CBT rest on its success?
    Gerhard Andersson
    Cogn Behav Ther 37:1-4. 2008
  35. ncbi request reprint [Promising therapy of borderline personality disorder]
    Gerhard Andersson
    Institutionen för beteendevetenskap, Linkopings Universitet, Universitetssjukhuset i Linköping
    Lakartidningen 103:3188-90. 2006
  36. pmc Directions for the International Society for Research on Internet Interventions (ISRII)
    Lee M Ritterband
    Department of Psychiatric Medicine, Center for Behavioral Medicine Research, University of Virginia Health System, PO Box 800223, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Med Internet Res 8:e23. 2006
    ..ISRII plans to provide the necessary venue to ensure the science driving this field is strong, enabling researchers to conduct the highest quality research and permitting meaningful conclusions from completed studies...
  37. ncbi request reprint Internet-based self-help with therapist feedback and in vivo group exposure for social phobia: a randomized controlled trial
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:677-86. 2006
    ..87 and 0.70, respectively. Treatment gains were maintained at 1-year follow-up. The results from this study support the continued use and development of Internet-distributed, self-help programs for people diagnosed with social phobia...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Tinnitus affects 15 percent--today's environmental noise a risk factor. Early treatment can prevent chronic problems]
    Gerhard Andersson
    Audiologavdelningen, Akademiska sjukhuset, Institutionen för Psykologi, Uppsala universitet, Uppsala
    Lakartidningen 100:1708-13. 2003
    ..Future efforts should focus on prevention of noise-induced hearing loss and ways to foster habituation to tinnitus...
  39. ncbi request reprint Personalized pain words and Stroop interference in chronic pain patients
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 1225, Uppsala SE 751 42, Sweden
    Eur J Pain 7:431-8. 2003
    ..The overall pattern of results are in line with previous Stroop studies on pain patients showing weak support for the attentional bias hypothesis...
  40. ncbi request reprint Internet-based treatment for insomnia: a controlled evaluation
    Lars Ström
    Department of Psychology, University of Uppsala, Sweden
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:113-20. 2004
    ..However, improvements were also found in the control group. Overall, between-groups effect sizes were low, with the exception of the Beliefs and Attitudes About Sleep Scale (Cohen's d =.81)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Increasing the efficacy of current available treatments
    David M Baguley
    Otol Neurotol 23:411; author reply 411-2. 2002
  42. ncbi request reprint Controlled trial of Internet-based treatment with telephone support for chronic back pain
    Monica Buhrman
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 12 25, SE 751 42 Uppsala, Sweden
    Pain 111:368-77. 2004
    ..Findings indicate that Internet-based self-help with telephone support, based on established psychological treatment methods, holds promise as an effective approach for treating disability in association with pain...
  43. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer on the Internet: the quality of Swedish breast cancer websites
    Elisabeth Nilsson-Ihrfelt
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 1225, SE 751 42 Uppsala, Sweden
    Breast 13:376-82. 2004
    ..Our findings broadly match the results of earlier studies of English-language websites...
  44. ncbi request reprint Is CBT already the dominant paradigm in psychotherapy research and practice?
    Gerhard Andersson
    Cogn Behav Ther 34:1-2. 2005
  45. ncbi request reprint Internet-based self-help for depression: randomised controlled trial
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 187:456-61. 2005
    ..Many individuals with depression use the internet for discussion of symptoms and to share their experience...
  46. ncbi request reprint Fears, hyperacusis and musicality in Williams syndrome
    Stefan Blomberg
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Res Dev Disabil 27:668-80. 2006
    ..A hypothesis that hyperacusis could be connected to a general, readily arousal, tendency in the sympathetic nervous system and could be seen as vulnerability for psychopathology is discussed...
  47. ncbi request reprint A controlled trial of cognitive-behavior therapy combined with vestibular rehabilitation in the treatment of dizziness
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 44:1265-73. 2006
    ..These findings provide preliminary support for the combination of Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and VR methods in the treatment of dizziness...
  48. ncbi request reprint [Hyperacusis--an unexplored field. Cognitive behavior therapy can relieve problems in auditory intolerance, a condition with many questions]
    Gerhard Andersson
    Linkopings Universitet, och öronkliniken, Universitetssjukhuset i Linköping
    Lakartidningen 102:3210-2. 2005
    ..This treatment includes relaxation methods, advice regarding sound, and gradual exposure to everyday sounds...
  49. ncbi request reprint CBT and religion
    Gerhard Andersson
    Cogn Behav Ther 35:1-2. 2006
  50. ncbi request reprint Cognitive bias via the Internet: a comparison of Web-based and standard emotional Stroop tasks in social phobia
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Cogn Behav Ther 35:55-62. 2006
    ..Possible explanations for these contrasting findings and issues for further research are discussed...
  51. ncbi request reprint Consequences of suppressing thoughts about tinnitus and the effects of cognitive distraction on brain activity in tinnitus patients
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Audiol Neurootol 11:301-9. 2006
    ..Thus, distraction that altered the tinnitus experience seemed to attenuate auditory cortex activity...
  52. ncbi request reprint Internet-based treatment of headache: does telephone contact add anything?
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Box 12 25, SE 751 42 Uppsala, Sweden
    Headache 43:353-61. 2003
    ..To study the contribution of therapist-initiated telephone contact in the treatment of recurrent headache via the Internet...