Publications by authors named "Tom K Birkenhager"

57Publications

Influence of an adjuvant antidepressant on the efficacy of electroconvulsive therapy: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Aust N Z J Psychiatry 2020 Sep 8:4867420952543. Epub 2020 Sep 8.

Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus MC - University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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September 2020

Psychomotor Retardation and the prognosis of antidepressant treatment in patients with unipolar Psychotic Depression.

J Psychiatr Res 2020 Nov 9;130:321-326. Epub 2020 Aug 9.

Department of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Radboudumc, Nijmegen, the Netherlands.

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November 2020

No Causal Relation Between Bupropion in Therapeutic Dose and Serotonin Toxicity.

J Med Toxicol 2020 07 21;16(3):333-334. Epub 2020 Feb 21.

Department of Internal Medicine, Section Acute Medicine, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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July 2020

The Maudsley Staging Method as predictor of electroconvulsive therapy effectiveness in depression.

Acta Psychiatr Scand 2018 12 1;138(6):605-614. Epub 2018 Oct 1.

Collaborative Antwerp Psychiatric Research Institute (CAPRI), Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium.

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December 2018

[Atypical presentation of depression leading to delay in treatment].

Tijdschr Gerontol Geriatr 2018 Oct 20;49(5):206-209. Epub 2018 Sep 20.

Zorglijn stemmingsstoornissen, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, Nederland.

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October 2018

Observer-rated retardation but not agitation corresponds to objective motor measures in depression.

Acta Neuropsychiatr 2018 Dec 30;30(6):359-364. Epub 2018 Jul 30.

1Department of Biomedical Sciences,Collaborative Antwerp Psychiatric Research Institute (CAPRI),University of Antwerp,Antwerpen,Belgium.

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December 2018

Distinguishing Subgroups Based on Psychomotor Functioning among Patients with Major Depressive Disorder.

Neuropsychobiology 2017 4;76(4):199-208. Epub 2018 Jul 4.

Collaborative Antwerp Psychiatric Research Institute (CAPRI), Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium.

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July 2018

Response after Infection-Associated Rise in Clozapine Levels in Treatment-Resistant Schizoaffective Disorder.

Case Rep Psychiatry 2018 12;2018:3174368. Epub 2018 Feb 12.

Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center, P.O. Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, Netherlands.

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February 2018

Outcome of a three-phase treatment algorithm for inpatients with melancholic depression.

Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 2018 06 2;84(Pt A):214-220. Epub 2018 Mar 2.

Erasmus Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Electronic address:

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June 2018

Prediction of electroconvulsive therapy response and remission in major depression: meta-analysis.

Br J Psychiatry 2018 02;212(2):71-80

Department of Psychiatry,Erasmus University Medical Center,Rotterdam,the NetherlandsandCAPRI,Department of Biomedical Sciences,University of Antwerp,Belgium.

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February 2018

Possible Synergy Between Electroconvulsive Therapy and Imipramine: A Case Report.

J Psychiatr Pract 2016 11;22(6):478-480

BIRKENHÄGER and PLUIJMS: Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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November 2016

Blood-based immune-endocrine biomarkers of treatment response in depression.

J Psychiatr Res 2016 12 31;83:249-259. Epub 2016 Aug 31.

Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom. Electronic address:

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December 2016

Efficacy of Tranylcypromine in Bipolar Depression: A Systematic Review.

J Clin Psychopharmacol 2015 Dec;35(6):700-5

From the *Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands; and †Department of Psychiatry, General Hospital Sint-Jan Brugge-Oostende AV, Brugge; and ‡ECT Department, University Psychiatric Center-Catholic University Leuven, Campus Kortenberg, Kortenberg, Belgium.

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December 2015

S100B Serum Levels Predict Treatment Response in Patients with Melancholic Depression.

Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 2015 Sep 12;19(3):pyv103. Epub 2015 Sep 12.

Department of Psychiatry, University of Münster, 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, Münster, Germany (Dr Alferink); Department of Psychiatry, St. Rochus-Hospital, Telgte, Oberhausen, Germany (Dr Rothermundt).

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September 2015