[Psychosocial problems in Huntington chorea. 1: Overview, project description. social and illness-related data].

Abstract:

:Huntington's Disease, a neuropsychiatric disorder with dominant inheritance and late manifestation is related to multiple psychosocial problems of the affected person, his life partner as well as their children (so-called individuals at risk). During a five years project the authors contacted 131 persons, directly and indirectly involved in problems with H.D. In the first part the authors present after a general survey sociodemographic and clinical data of the project.

journal_name

Psychiatr Prax

journal_title

Psychiatrische Praxis

authors

Jarka M,Brosig B,Richter HE

subject

Has Abstract

pub_date

1996-05-01 00:00:00

pages

117-20

issue

3

eissn

0303-4259

issn

1439-0876

journal_volume

23

pub_type

杂志文章
  • [Assisted living for former long-term hospitalized psychiatric patients].

    abstract:OBJECTIVES:The aim of the study is the evaluation of essential characteristics of patients who entered the sheltered group homes of the Psychosozialen Dienst (PSD) in the city of Vienna after the establishment of sectorized psychiatric out-patient care facilities. METHOD:Eighty patients who lived in these group homes ...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:

    authors: Schmidl F,Berghofer G,Lang A,Rudas S

    更新日期:2000-01-01 00:00:00

  • [Promoting Self-Management in Primary Care - the Association of Motivation for Change, Self-Efficacy and Psychological Distress Prior to the Onset of Intervention].

    abstract::Anxiety, depressive and somatoform disorders are highly prevalent in primary care. Managing these disorders is time-consuming and requires strong commitment on behalf of the general practitioners (GPs). Furthermore, the resources for the management of these patients are limited by the increasing workload in primary ca...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 临床试验,杂志文章,多中心研究

    doi:10.1055/s-0034-1387686

    authors: Zimmermann T,Puschmann E,Porzelt S,Ebersbach M,Ernst A,Thomsen P,Scherer M

    更新日期:2015-07-01 00:00:00

  • [Schizophrenic patients, who still live in psychiatric hospitals despite decades of deinstitutionalization. Part 1 of the Hessian Deinstitutionalisation Study].

    abstract::Deinstitutionalization (DI) of most of the chronic long-stay patients has taken place in the last decades in Germany. However, a "residual" group of patients often remains in psychiatric hospitals, with an ongoing controversy on an appropriate type of their care (community based vs. hospital). Clinical, functional and...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1055/s-2002-32711

    authors: Franz M,Meyer T,Ehlers F,Gallhofer B

    更新日期:2002-07-01 00:00:00

  • [Design of psychiatric-psychotherapeutic institute ambulatory care: survey to determine need].

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:In Germany, outpatient care is provided exclusively by physicians in private practice. This privilege is very strictly observed, with only a few exceptions. While psychiatric hospitals are routinely permitted to establish outpatient clinics, psychiatric departments of general hospitals, even if they serve a c...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:

    authors: Böcker FM

    更新日期:1999-11-01 00:00:00

  • [Concepts on the supraregional sociopsychiatric continuing education of female and male nurses within the competence of the "Landschaftsverband Westfalen-Lippe" (author's transl)].

    abstract::The new activities of nurses working in the field of psychiatry, resulting from the realisation of sociopsychiatric and sociotherapeutic concepts, have led to an expansion of the "job description" of the nursing personnel. Intensive measures for additinal training and continuing education will have to be taken to acqu...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:

    authors: Winkler WT

    更新日期:1979-11-01 00:00:00

  • [Phototherapy and lithium prophylaxis].

    abstract::A random sample of patients (n = 43) had been investigated to detect any difference in response of bright light therapy in lithium-treated inpatients (n = 18) suffering from depression. Only 27% of the lithium-based inpatients respond to bright light therapy, but 73% of patients respond who were not treated with lithi...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:

    authors: Heim M,Morgner J

    更新日期:1997-07-01 00:00:00

  • [Shared decision-making in the treatment of people with severe mental illness: a focus group study].

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:Shared decision-making during the course of treatment is important for people with severe mental illness. However, there is still insufficient knowledge about how people with mental illness view decisions, what kind of decisions are made and how patients experience and perceive the process of participation in...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1055/s-0032-1327251

    authors: Loos S,Neumann P,Arnold K,Slade M,Fiorillo A,Krogsgaard Bording M,Ivanka T,Kawohl W,Puschner B

    更新日期:2013-01-01 00:00:00

  • [Quality of life for schizophrenic patients--that is.... Results of a survey of psychiatrists].

    abstract::605 German psychiatrists were asked what they consider important ingredients of the quality of life of schizophrenic patients. Most frequently, quality of life was associated with social integration. Work, social contacts and acceptance on the part of their environment were considered particularly important in this re...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:

    authors: Holzinger A,Angermeyer MC,Matschinger H

    更新日期:1997-03-01 00:00:00

  • [Psychopathological syndromes according to the AMDP-system as the foundation for clinical case grouping in psychiatry].

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:Diagnoses-related clinical case grouping for an estimation of resource consumption for psychiatric inpatients analogue to the somatic medicine till now did not lead to sufficient prediction of costs. However, this is required when regarding increasing health costs from the economic perspective. METHOD:We inv...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1055/s-0029-1220355

    authors: Herwig U,Warnke I,Rössler W

    更新日期:2009-10-01 00:00:00

  • [Validity of the geriatric depression scale in nursing home residents: comparison of GDS-15, GDS-8, and GDS-4].

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:To assess and compare the validity of the German 15-item version and shortened versions of the Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS) for early detection of depression in nursing home residents with mild to moderate cognitive impairment (MMSE ≥ 15). METHODS:Data from 92 patients were analysed. The Structural Clini...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1055/s-0030-1266105

    authors: Allgaier AK,Kramer D,Mergl R,Fejtkova S,Hegerl U

    更新日期:2011-08-01 00:00:00

  • [Quality of life of patients with eating disorders. A catamnestic study].

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:To assess the eating behaviour, quality of life and changes in life style in 46 female patients with eating disorders, discharged from our psychosomatic unit at least six month ago. METHODS:Patients meeting the criteria for DSM-IV anorexia nervosa or bulimia nervosa completed the "Lancashire Quality of Life ...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1055/s-2001-10501

    authors: Danzl C,Kemmler G,Gottwald E,Mangweth B,Kinzl J,Biebl W

    更新日期:2001-01-01 00:00:00

  • [Confusional states in advanced age--a current review of the literature].

    abstract::Delirium--a state of acute or subacute confusion--is a common organic mental syndrome occurring predominantly in old age. The disorder is highly prevalent in psychiatric institutions, in general hospitals and nursing homes. Patients affected by delirium carry an increased mortality-risk and will become dependent on nu...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审

    doi:

    authors: Hewer W,Förstl H

    更新日期:1994-07-01 00:00:00

  • [Acute water intoxication as a complication of therapy refractory schizophrenia].

    abstract::A patient with chronic paranoid schizophrenia with delusions of infestation and of grandeur type, developed polydipsia in the course of his illness which ended up in acute life-threatening water intoxication. Apart from somatic causes like SIADH, which are discussed in literature, water-intoxication could psychodynami...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:

    authors: Frei A,Kolb C

    更新日期:1998-01-01 00:00:00

  • [Neuroleptic treatment by the established psychiatrist. A report of experiences].

    abstract:PURPOSE:Contrary to in-patient psychiatric care, quality assurance in the area of psychiatrists in outpatient practice is hardly in use. METHODS:Neuroleptic therapy regarding the following quality criteria was examined for 6 months in an outpatient psychiatric practice: choice of neuroleptics, dosage and combination o...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:

    authors: Haberfellner EM,Rittmannsberger H

    更新日期:1998-11-01 00:00:00

  • [Treatment of delirium tremens--a comparison between clomethiazole and clorazepate with reference to effectiveness and rate of side effects].

    abstract::In an open clinical trial patients with full-developed delirium tremens were treated either by controlled infusion of clomethiazol (n = 21) or by intravenous injections of clorazepate (n = 20). Acute symptomatic quickly decreased after a few days and medication could be reduced. By adding haloperidol a further stabili...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 临床试验,杂志文章

    doi:

    authors: Caspari D,Wappler M,Bellaire W

    更新日期:1992-01-01 00:00:00

  • [How to care for homeless mentally ill men in the community - a randomised intervention study].

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:The aim of the present study was to clarify whether the mediation of homeless persons identified as mentally ill into the sociopsychiatric or the help-seeking system can be facilitated by a short-term intervention. METHOD:Probands with at least one psychiatric diagnosis according to ICD-10 (73 % of the sampl...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章,随机对照试验

    doi:10.1055/s-2004-834688

    authors: Längle G,Egerter B,Petrasch M,Albrecht-Dürr F

    更新日期:2006-07-01 00:00:00

  • [Endangerment by the environment--on the origin and psychopathology of environmental anxiety].

    abstract::Characteristics of the present ecological threat concerning the mind of men are described. Some psychiatric cases are given describing on one hand psychotic patients whose concern about the endangered natural environment is more accidental, whereas in other patients the feeling to be threatened has been resulted in ps...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:

    authors: Lübeck HD

    更新日期:1993-03-01 00:00:00

  • [Hawaiian baby rose wood: case report of an argyreia nervosa induced toxic psychosis].

    abstract::An increase of intoxications in persons using psychoactive plants and mushrooms can be observed. Mainly adolescents are experimenting with this group of plants for its hallucinogenic effects and easy and cheap availability. A case of a toxic psychosis with hallucinations, disturbances of orientation and psychomotoric ...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1055/s-2003-39490

    authors: Göpel C,Maras A,Schmidt MH

    更新日期:2003-05-01 00:00:00

  • [Community short-term therapy of addicts as influenced by the identity of the insurer--the East Bremen example].

    abstract::Following the agreement on the splitting of the burden of cost to be borne by the Federal German national health and pension insurance schemes, the cost of treatment of addicts has been divided between the relevant bodies. This division of cost has developed into an obstacle especially to the development of curative t...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:

    authors: Spengler C

    更新日期:1984-01-01 00:00:00

  • [Financial burden on caregivers of schizophrenic patients: a comparison between parents and spouses].

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:Part II of this study will explore more accurately, how caregivers of schizophrenic patients perceive the financial burdens of the disease. METHOD:42 In-depth-interviews with parents and spouses of schizophrenic patients were analysed using a qualitative-interpretative technique. RESULTS:When talking about ...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1055/s-2002-30682

    authors: Jungbauer J,Mory C,Angermeyer MC

    更新日期:2002-05-01 00:00:00

  • [Experience of Practice-Based Psychiatrists and Neurologists During the COVID-19 Pandemic].

    abstract:AIM:To date, to our knowledge there are no studies regarding attitudes and experiences of outpatient medical personnel during a pandemic. This study's aim was to evaluate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in March 2020 on German psychiatrists and neurologists. METHODS:An e-mail and fax-based short survey of 2,072 pr...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1055/a-1159-5575

    authors: Bohlken J,Schömig F,Seehagen T,Köhler S,Gehring K,Roth-Sackenheim C,Matschinger H,Riedel-Heller SG

    更新日期:2020-05-01 00:00:00

  • [Optimized quality of care for affective disorders by health insurance-based case-management: a controlled cost-study].

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:Improvement of depression treatment by health insurance based case-management. Criteria of improvement were a higher treatment rate of patients suffering from affective disorders or depression by psychiatrists or psychotherapists than by general practitioners or family doctors and sickness fund payments. MET...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1055/s-0033-1349557

    authors: Salize HJ,Jacke C,Gallas C,Stamm K

    更新日期:2014-11-01 00:00:00

  • [Occupational rehabilitation of chronic psychiatric patients. Results of a prospective study over 3 years].

    abstract::Vocational rehabilitation of mentally ill patients is now focused outside the psychiatric hospital. Three types of programmes play a major role: outpatient work therapy programmes at psychiatric hospitals, jobs in (partly) sheltered employment facilities as in companies specially adapted for employing mentally ill per...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:

    authors: Reker T,Eikelmann B,Schonauer K,Folkerts H

    更新日期:1998-03-01 00:00:00

  • [Non-cognitive symptom profiles in dementia--experience from psychiatric services and memory clinics].

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:To assess the non-cognitive symptoms in 153 consecutive dementia patients admitted to our psychiatric ward or seen at the gerontopsychiatric ambulance and Memory Clinic. METHODS:We used the Global Deterioration Scale, the Hachinski Ischaemia Score, the Hamilton Psychiatric Rating Scale for Depression, and th...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:

    authors: Rainer M,Mucke HA,Masching A,Haushofer M

    更新日期:1999-03-01 00:00:00

  • [Patient-centered group therapy--an indirect form of managing gerontopsychiatric patients].

    abstract::Indirect care for gerontopsychiatric patients by means of patient-centered group discussions under the heading "How to deal with Difficult Patients" is presented as a succession of case reports concerning the progress and course of the first year of a team counselling project in a home for aged persons. The theoretica...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:

    authors: Wetzikon AE

    更新日期:1987-11-01 00:00:00

  • [Working alliance in internet-based therapy for binge eating disorder].

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:Findings about the association between working alliance and therapy outcome in Internet-based treatments are contradictory. Evidence for the working alliance in Internet-based treatment for Binge Eating Disorder is still missing and can help to elucidate this question. METHODS AND RESULTS:In an Internet-base...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1055/s-0033-1343320

    authors: Dölemeyer R,Klinitzke G,Steinig J,Wagner B,Kersting A

    更新日期:2013-09-01 00:00:00

  • [The presentation of depression in German daily newspapers].

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:According to results of the latest research, the state of knowledge of the German population regarding depressive disorders has improved during the last years. The question arises to what extent the print media have contributed to this development. METHOD:All editions of three German dailies--Sueddeutsche Ze...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1055/s-2003-43244

    authors: Kroll M,Dietrich S,Angermeyer MC

    更新日期:2003-10-01 00:00:00

  • [New strategies in schizophrenia: impact of endophentotypes].

    abstract::Despite the compelling evidence for a strong heritability of schizophrenia, the aetiology and genetic underpinnings of this disabling disease still remain unclear. Reasonable explanations for current problems in identifying candidate genes for schizophrenia are the complexity of its genetic background as well as the h...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1055/s-2004-828480

    authors: Opgen-Rhein C,Neuhaus A,Urbanek C,Dettling M

    更新日期:2004-11-01 00:00:00

  • [Cost-effectiveness of galantamine in a german context].

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:The application of acetylcholinesterase (AChE) inhibitors seems to be constrained in the German health care system. We investigate the cost-effectiveness of the AChE inhibitor Galantamine for patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD) in a German context. METHOD:A Markov model as the decision theoretic framework...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 临床试验,杂志文章

    doi:10.1055/s-2004-834709

    authors: Happich M,Schweikert B,Mühlbacher A

    更新日期:2005-04-01 00:00:00

  • [Changes in the provision of psychiatric services at a psychiatric district hospital].

    abstract::Changes in the provision of psychiatric services within the last decennials are probably best understood if the impact of national socialism on clinical psychiatry is regarded. Many psychiatrists took part in the "Aktion T4" the organised killing of their patients, at least they did not resist campaigns directed to ki...

    journal_title:Psychiatrische Praxis

    pub_type: 历史文章,杂志文章

    doi:10.1055/s-2004-828483

    authors: Schaub R

    更新日期:2004-11-01 00:00:00