Veerle Bergink

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Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi Metabotropic glutamate II receptor agonists in panic disorder: a double blind clinical trial with LY354740
    Veerle Bergink
    Erasmus MC U M C, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 20:291-3. 2005
  2. doi First-onset psychosis occurring in the postpartum period: a prospective cohort study
    Veerle Bergink
    Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus MC, s Gravendijkwal 230, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:1531-7. 2011
  3. doi Autoimmunity, inflammation, and psychosis: a search for peripheral markers
    Veerle Bergink
    Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Netherlands Electronic address
    Biol Psychiatry 75:324-31. 2014
  4. doi Immune system dysregulation in first-onset postpartum psychosis
    Veerle Bergink
    Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Biol Psychiatry 73:1000-7. 2013
  5. doi Prevention of postpartum psychosis and mania in women at high risk
    Veerle Bergink
    Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Psychiatry 169:609-15. 2012
  6. pmc Development of the Tilburg Pregnancy Distress Scale: the TPDS
    Victor J M Pop
    Department of Medical Health Psychology, University of Tilburg, The Netherlands
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:80. 2011
  7. doi Validation of the Edinburgh Depression Scale during pregnancy
    Veerle Bergink
    Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 70:385-9. 2011
  8. doi Prevalence of autoimmune thyroid dysfunction in postpartum psychosis
    Veerle Bergink
    Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 198:264-8. 2011
  9. doi Down-regulation of inflammation-protective microRNAs 146a and 212 in monocytes of patients with postpartum psychosis
    Karin Weigelt
    Department of Immunology, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Brain Behav Immun 29:147-55. 2013
  10. doi Circulating cytotoxic T cells and natural killer cells as potential predictors for antidepressant response in melancholic depression. Restoration of T regulatory cell populations after antidepressant therapy
    Laura Grosse
    Department of Immunology, Erasmus Medical Center, Wijtemaweg 80, 3015CN, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 233:1679-88. 2016

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Publications18

  1. ncbi Metabotropic glutamate II receptor agonists in panic disorder: a double blind clinical trial with LY354740
    Veerle Bergink
    Erasmus MC U M C, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 20:291-3. 2005
    ..Because preclinical data collectively indicate anxiolytic properties of mGlu type 2 receptor agonists, clinical studies with other agents are warranted...
  2. doi First-onset psychosis occurring in the postpartum period: a prospective cohort study
    Veerle Bergink
    Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus MC, s Gravendijkwal 230, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:1531-7. 2011
    ..To prospectively characterize a cohort of patients for whom first lifetime episode of psychosis occurs in the postpartum period...
  3. doi Autoimmunity, inflammation, and psychosis: a search for peripheral markers
    Veerle Bergink
    Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Netherlands Electronic address
    Biol Psychiatry 75:324-31. 2014
    ..A second hit, such as endocrine changes, stress, or infection, could further activate microglia, leading to functional abnormalities of the neuronal circuitry in the brain and psychosis. ..
  4. doi Immune system dysregulation in first-onset postpartum psychosis
    Veerle Bergink
    Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Biol Psychiatry 73:1000-7. 2013
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to examine immune activation in patients with first-onset PP at the level of monocytes, T cells, and serum cytokines/chemokines...
  5. doi Prevention of postpartum psychosis and mania in women at high risk
    Veerle Bergink
    Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Psychiatry 169:609-15. 2012
    ..The authors compared lithium use during pregnancy to its initiation postpartum in women at high risk for postpartum psychosis...
  6. pmc Development of the Tilburg Pregnancy Distress Scale: the TPDS
    Victor J M Pop
    Department of Medical Health Psychology, University of Tilburg, The Netherlands
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:80. 2011
    ..The current study developed a pregnancy specific scale that measures psychological functioning using in-depth interviews...
  7. doi Validation of the Edinburgh Depression Scale during pregnancy
    Veerle Bergink
    Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 70:385-9. 2011
    ..There is no consensus on which EDS cutoff values to use during pregnancy. The aim of the current study was to examine the predictive validity and concurrent validity of the EDS for all three trimesters of pregnancy...
  8. doi Prevalence of autoimmune thyroid dysfunction in postpartum psychosis
    Veerle Bergink
    Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 198:264-8. 2011
    ..Although many studies have postulated an involvement of the immune and endocrine systems in the onset of postpartum psychosis, the specific aetiological factors have remained unknown...
  9. doi Down-regulation of inflammation-protective microRNAs 146a and 212 in monocytes of patients with postpartum psychosis
    Karin Weigelt
    Department of Immunology, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Brain Behav Immun 29:147-55. 2013
    ..Immune activation genes are regulated by microRNAs (miRNAs). We therefore profiled miRNA expression in monocytes of PP patients to identify differentially expressed miRNAs between PP and the healthy state...
  10. doi Circulating cytotoxic T cells and natural killer cells as potential predictors for antidepressant response in melancholic depression. Restoration of T regulatory cell populations after antidepressant therapy
    Laura Grosse
    Department of Immunology, Erasmus Medical Center, Wijtemaweg 80, 3015CN, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 233:1679-88. 2016
    ..There is a substantial unmet need for biomarkers to predict treatment response in major depressive disorder (MDD). Evidence has converged on activation of the inflammatory response system as a fundamental mechanism underlying MDD...
  11. doi TREM-1 and DAP12 expression in monocytes of patients with severe psychiatric disorders. EGR3, ATF3 and PU.1 as important transcription factors
    Karin Weigelt
    Department of Immunology, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Brain Behav Immun 25:1162-9. 2011
    ..The triggering receptor expressed on myeloid cells 1 (TREM-1), its' adaptor molecule DAP12 and their transcription factor (TF) PU.1 are important key genes in inflammation and expressed in activated monocytes and microglia...
  12. doi Functional Recovery After Postpartum Psychosis: A Prospective Longitudinal Study
    Karin M Burgerhout
    Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry . 2016
    ..We studied functional recovery, including psychosocial functioning and the presence of psychological distress, in patients with a recent diagnosis of postpartum psychosis...
  13. doi Tryptophan pathway alterations in the postpartum period and in acute postpartum psychosis and depression
    Cato Veen
    Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Centre, s Gravendijkwal 230, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 189:298-305. 2016
    ..The aim of the current study was to investigate alterations in tryptophan breakdown in the physiological postpartum period compared to patients with severe postpartum mood disorders...
  14. doi Treatment of psychosis and mania in the postpartum period
    Veerle Bergink
    From the Department of Psychiatry and the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Psychology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Psychiatry 172:115-23. 2015
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  15. pmc S100B Serum Levels Predict Treatment Response in Patients with Melancholic Depression
    Oliver Ambrée
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Munster, Germany Dr Ambrée, Ms Grosse, Dr Alferink, Dr Rothermundt, and Dr Arolt Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands Drs Bergink and Birkenhäger Radiology Morphological Solutions, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Ms Grosse Department of Immunology, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands Dr Drexhage Cluster of Excellence EXC 1003, Cells in Motion, Munster, Germany Dr Alferink Department of Psychiatry, St Rochus Hospital, Telgte, Oberhausen, Germany Dr Rothermundt
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 19:pyv103. 2015
    ..The aim of the present study was to study the association of serum S100B levels with antidepressant treatment response and depression severity in melancholically depressed inpatients...
  16. doi Risk of Postpartum Relapse in Bipolar Disorder and Postpartum Psychosis: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
    Richard Wesseloo
    From the Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, the Netherlands the National Center for Register Based Research, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark and the Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Am J Psychiatry 173:117-27. 2016
    ..Women with a history of bipolar disorder, postpartum psychosis, or both are at high risk for postpartum relapse. The aim of this meta-analysis was to estimate the risk of postpartum relapse in these three patient groups...
  17. doi All-Cause Mortality in Women With Severe Postpartum Psychiatric Disorders
    Benedicte Marie Winther Johannsen
    From the National Center for Register Based Research and the Center for Integrated Register Based Research, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark the Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands and the Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill
    Am J Psychiatry 173:635-42. 2016
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  18. pmc Autoimmune Encephalitis in Postpartum Psychosis
    Veerle Bergink
    From the Erasmus Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, Rotterdam, the Netherlands August Pi i Sunyer Biomedical Research Institute IDIBAPS, Service of Neurology, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain the Erasmus Medical Center, Department of Neurology, Rotterdam, the Netherlands Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York University of Pennsylvania, Department of Neurology, Philadelphia and Catalan Institution for Research and Advanced Studies ICREA, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Psychiatry 172:901-8. 2015
    ..Therefore, the authors performed a three-step immunohistochemistry-based screening for CNS autoantibodies in a large cohort of patients with postpartum psychosis and matched postpartum comparison subjects...