Georg Bruns

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Neuroimaging studies of depression have demonstrated treatment-specific changes involving the limbic system and regulatory regions in the prefrontal cortex. While these studies have examined the effect of short-term, interpersonal or cognitive-behavioural psychotherapy, the effect of long-term, psychodynamic intervention has never been assessed. Here, we(More)
One of the counterarguments against empirical research in psychoanalysis is that research negatively influences the treatment situation. In this paper, the impact of a neurobiological study on psychoanalytically oriented treatments is presented from three different perspectives: patients' views, a study group of participating psychoanalysts and a clinical(More)
During the last years two studies for the investigation of the etiology of porcine ear necrosis were carried out at the Clinic for Swine of the University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna. In study 1, parameters, which are discussed in this context, were collected by veterinary practitioners by completing specially designed questionnaires in farms with(More)
The author describes a psychoanalytical liaison service conducted over a period of two years on behalf of a psychiatric ward for acutely demented patients. About one-sixth of the psychiatric patients admitted during this time were subjected to psychoanalytical examination. Psychiatric inpatient treatment was suggested for about one-tenth of them, i.e. two(More)
We wished to characterize MDL 28,133A (1-(4-fluorophenyl)-2-[4-[(4-methanesulfonamidophenyl)carbonyl]-1- piperidinyl-ethanone HCl), a potent 5-HT2 receptor antagonist, on platelet aggregation and platelet thrombosis and determined its effect on thrombolysis with streptokinase (SK) in dogs with coronary thrombosis. MDL 28,133A and ritanserin, 0.3-1 microM,(More)
  • G Bruns
  • 1989
Three psychiatric hospital types regularly involved in psychiatric inpatient care, state mental hospitals, psychiatric departments of general hospitals and psychiatric departments of universities are compared based on statistical data. The main results are: general and university departments are functioning very similarly; they show a low number of beds, a(More)
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