Dr. A. Lok


Dr. A. Lok

PhD student
Main activities
Patient care, Research
Biological psychiatry
Focus of research

Biological psychiatry. MDD, PTSD.

Key publications
  • Lok A , Mocking RJT, Ruhé HG , Visser I , Koeter MWJ, Assies J, Bockting CLH, Olff M, Schene AH, Longitudinal hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis trait and state effects in recurrent depression. PSYCHONEUROENDOCRINO 2012;37 (7):892-902 [PubMed]
  • Lok A , Assies J, Koeter MWJ, Bockting CLH, Wouters LF, Mocking RJT, Schene AH, Sustained medically unexplained physical symptoms in euthymic patients with recurrent depression: Predictive value for recurrence and associations with omega 3- and 6 fatty acids and 5-HTTLPR?. J AFFECT DISORDERS 2012;136 (3):604-611 [PubMed]
  • de Boer J, Lok A , van 't Verlaat E, Duivenvoorden HJ, Bakker AB, Smit BJ, Work-related critical incidents in hospital-based health care providers and the risk of post-traumatic stress symptoms, anxiety, and depression: a meta-analysis. SOC SCI MED 2011;73 (2):316-326 [PubMed]
  • Assies J, Pouwer F, Lok A , Mocking RJT, Bockting CLH, Visser I , Abeling NGGM, Duran M, Schene AH, Plasma and Erythrocyte Fatty Acid Patterns in Patients with Recurrent Depression: A Matched Case-Control Study. PLOS ONE 2010;5 (5):e10635 [PubMed]
  • Lok A , Visscher TLS, Koeter MWJ, Assies J , Bockting CLH, Verschuren WMM, Gill A, Schene AH, The 'Weight' of Recurrent Depression: A Comparison between Individuals with Recurrent Depression and the General Population and the Influence of Antidepressants. PSYCHOTHER PSYCHOSOM 2010;79 (6):386-388 [PubMed]
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Research programmes

Prof. dr. W. van den Brink MD PhD (Addiction: pathogenesis, mechanisms of relapse and treatment effectiveness)