Prof. Dr. Petra H. Wirtz

Lehrstuhlinhaberin

Biologische Arbeits- und Gesundheitspsychologie
Postfach 42
78457 Konstanz

Raum D 518
Tel.: + 49 7531 88 3742
Fax: + 49 7531 88 5028
Email: petra.wirtz [at] uni-konstanz.de

Sprechstunde: Fr 13.00-14.00, nach Voranmeldung

Publikationen

2012
Article

Nedeljkovic, M., Bürgler, C., Wirtz, P.H., Seiler, R., Streitberger, K.M., Ausfeld-Hafter, B. (2012). Getting started with Taiji – Investigating students expectations and teachers appraisals of Taiji-beginners courses. Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2012:595710. doi: 10.1155/2012/595710. (IF: 1.9) [Link]

2012
Article

Nedeljkovic, M., Ausfeld-Hafter, B., Seiler, R. & Wirtz, P.H. (2012). Minderung physiologischer Reaktivität auf psychosozialen Stress durch Taiji-Training – wer profitiert besonders? Eine Untersuchung moderierender Effekte von selbstberichteter dispositioneller psychologischer Stressreaktivität und Achtsamkeit. Z Med Psychol 21(4):161-69. doi: 10.3233/ZMP-2012-210011 (Invited original article). [Link]

2012
Article

Austin, A., Wirtz, P.H., Patterson, S., Stutz, M. & von Kanel, R. (2012). Stress-induced alterations in coagulation: Assessment of a new hemoconcentration correction technique. Psychosom Med 74(3):288-95. doi: 10.1097/PSY.0b013e318245d950. (IF: 3.6) [Link]

2012
Article

Nedeljkovic, M., Ausfeld-Hafter, B., Streitberger, K., Seiler, R. & Wirtz, P.H. (2012). Taiji practice attenuates psychobiological stress reactivity – a randomized controlled trial in healthy subjects. Psychoneuroendocrinology 37(8):1171-80. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2011.12.007 (IF: 4.7) [Link]

2011
Article

La Marca R., Thörn, H., Waldvogel, P., Tripod, M., Pruessner, J. C., Wirtz, P.H. & Ehlert, U. (2010). Association between Cold Face Test-induced vagal inhibition and cortisol response to acute stress. Psychophysiology 48:420-429. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8986.2010.01078.x. (IF: 3.1) [Link]

2010
Article

Wirtz, P.H., Redwine, L.S., Linke, S., Hong, S., Rutledge, T., Greenberg, B.H., Mills, P. (2010). Circulating levels of soluble intercellular adhesion molecule-1 (sICAM-1) independently predict depressive symptom severity after 12 months in heart failure patients. Brain Behav Immun 24(3):366-369, doi: 10.1016/j.bbi.2009.02.004. (IF: 5.9) [Link]

2010
Article

Wirtz, P.H. & Redwine, L.S. (2010). Commentary on hostility and physiological responses to laboratory stress in acute coronary syndrome patients. J Psychosom Res 68(2):117-9, doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychores.2009.11.005. (Invited commentary). (IF: 2.8) [Link]

2010
Article

Redwine, L.S. Wirtz, P.H., Hong, S., Bosch, J., Ziegler, M., Greenberg, B.H., Mills, P.J. (2010). Depression as a potential modulator of beta-adrenergic -associated leukocyte mobilization in heart failure patients. J Am Coll Cardiol 56(21):1720-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2010.04.064. (IF 17.8) [Link]

2010
Article

Wirtz, P.H., Siegrist, J., Schuhmacher, A., Hoefels, S., Maier, W., Zobel, A. (2010). Higher overcommitment to work is associated with higher cortisol but not ACTH responses in the combined dexamethasone/CRH test in apparently healthy men and women. Psychoneuroendocrinology 35(4):536-543, doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2009.09.002. (IF: 4.7) [Link]

2010
Article

Wirtz, P.H., Redwine, L.S., Hong, S., Linke, S., Rutledge, T., Greenberg, B.H., Dimsdale, J.E., Mills, P. (2010). Increases in B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) after acute mental stress in male heart failure patients are associated with alcohol consumption. J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71(5):768-94. (IF 2.2) [Link]

2010
Book chapter

Wirtz, P.H. (2010). Kapitel 2: Das Immunsystem. In: Ehlert & von Känel (Eds): Psychoendokrinologie und Psychoimmunologie, S.37-77. Springer Verlag, Berlin / Heidelberg. doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-16964-9_2 [Link] [Publisher]

2010
Book chapter

U. Kübler & Wirtz, P.H. (2010). Kapitel 3: Die Bestimmung endokrinologischer und immunologischer Parameter. In: Ehlert & von Känel (Eds): Psychoendokrinologie und Psychoimmunologie, S.79-97. Springer Verlag, Berlin / Heidelberg. doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-16964-9_3 [Link] [Publisher]

2010
Article

Weber, C.S., Thayer, J.F., Rudat, M., Wirtz, P.H., Zimmermann-Viehoff, F., Thomas, A., Perschel, F.H., Arck, P.H., Deter, H.C. (2010). Low vagal tone is associated with impaired post stress recovery of cardiovascular, endocrine, and immune markers. Eur J Appl Physiol 109(2):201-211. doi: 10.1007/s00421-009-1341-x (IF: 2.3) [Link]

2010
Article

Wirtz, P.H. & Redwine, L.S., & Mills, P.J. (2010). Response regarding inflammation as a predictor of depression in heart failure. Brain Behav Immun 24(2):174-175, doi: 10.1016/j.bbi.2009.02.004 (Invited contribution). (IF: 5.9)[Link]

2010
Article

Domes, G., Schulze, L., Böttger, M., Grossmann, A., Hauenstein, K, Wirtz, P.H., Heinrichs, M, Herpertz, S.C. (2010). The neural correlates of sex differences in emotional reactivity and emotion regulation. Hum Brain Mapp (31(5):758-69. doi: 10.1002/hbm.20903. (IF: 5.0) [Link]

2009
Article

Redwine, L.S., Wirtz, P.H., Hong, S., Pandzic, I., Cammarata, S., Tafur, J., Carter, S.M., Greenberg, B. & Mills, P.J. (2009). A potential shift from adaptive immune activity to non-specific inflammatory activation associated with higher depression symptoms in congestive heart failure patients. J Card Fail 15(7):607-15. doi: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2009.01.011 (IF: 3.3) [Link]

2009
Book chapter

Wirtz, P.H. & Von Känel, R. (2009). Bedeutung sozialer Stressoren in der Hämostase und für koronare Herzerkrankung. In: Wippert & Beckmann (Eds): Stress- und Schmerzursachen verstehen. Gesundheitspsychologie und –soziologie in Prävention und Rehabilitation, S.127-145. Thieme Verlag, Stuttgart, Germany. [Link]

2009
Article

Wirtz, P.H., Ehlert, U., S., Baertschi, C.,& Von Känel, R. (2009). Changes in plasma lipids with psychosocial stress are related to hypertension status and the norepinephrine stress response. Metabolism Clinical and Experimental 58:30-37. doi: 10.1016/j.metabol.2008.08.003. (IF: 4.4) [Link]

2009
Article

Wirtz, P.H., Hong, S., Redwine, L.S., Tafur, J., Rutledge, T., Ziegler, M., Greenberg, B., Mills, P.J. (2009). Depressive symptoms are associated with soluble P-selectin (sP-selectin) reactivity to acute exercise in heart failure. Biological Psychiatry 65(9): 801-807. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2008.11.013. (IF: 11.2) [Link]

2009
Article

Wirtz, P.H., Redwine, L.S., Ehlert, U. & Von Känel R. (2009). Independent association between lower level of social support and higher coagulation activity before and after acute psychosocial stress. Psychosomatic Medicine 71(1):30-7. doi: 10.1097/PSY.0b013e31818f6868 (IF: 3.6) [Link]

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