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Comparative validity of three screening questionnaires for DSM-IV depressive disorders and physicians' diagnoses.
Focal psychodynamic therapy, cognitive behaviour therapy, and optimised treatment as usual in outpatients with anorexia nervosa (ANTOP study): randomised controlled trial
Management of functional somatic syndromes
Irritable bowel syndrome
The past decade has seen remarkable progress in the understanding of functional bowel disorders such as IBS that will be summarized in this Primer.
Long-term outcome of anorexia nervosa in a prospective 21-year follow-up study
- B. Löwe, S. Zipfel, C. Buchholz, Y. Dupont, D. Reas, W. Herzog
- Medicine, PsychologyPsychological Medicine
- 1 July 2001
Recovery is still possible for anorexic patients after a period of 21 years, but patients can relapse, becoming symptomatic again despite previously achieving recovery status, therefore, it is recommended that these patients should be monitored regularly and offered treatment whenever possible.
Anorexia nervosa: aetiology, assessment, and treatment.
Long-term prognosis in anorexia nervosa: lessons from a 21-year follow-up study
Emotion regulation model in binge eating disorder and obesity - a systematic review
Detecting panic disorder in medical and psychosomatic outpatients: comparative validation of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale, the Patient Health Questionnaire, a screening question, and…
Diagnosing ICD-10 Depressive Episodes: Superior Criterion Validity of the Patient Health Questionnaire
- B. Löwe, K. Gräfe, S. Zipfel, S. Witte, B. Loerch, W. Herzog
- Medicine, PsychologyPsychotherapy and Psychosomatics
- 15 October 2004
This is the first comparative study to demonstrate the diagnostic advantage of a particular depression-screening instrument using the ICD-10 diagnostic criteria, and the superior criterion validity of the PHQ is likely attributable to its closer representation of the current concept of depressive disorders.