Publikationen - Prof. Dr. Sabine Steins-Löber

Prof. Dr. Sabine Steins-Löber

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D-96047 Bamberg
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E-Mail: sabine.steins-loeber(at)

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1) Begutachtete Zeitschriftenartikel

Leins, J., Waldorf, M., Suchan, B., Diers, M., Herpertz  S., Paslakis,  G., Steins-Loeber, S. (2021). Exposure to the thin beauty ideal: Are there subliminal priming effects? International Journal of Eating Disorders, 1-10. [IF=3,523]

Müller, A., Claes, L., Birlin, A., Georgiadou, E., Laskowski, N. M., Steins-Loeber, S., Brand, M., & de Zwaan, M. (2020). Associations of Buying-Shopping Disorder Symptoms with Identity Confusion, Materialism, and Socially Undesirable Personality Features in a Community Sample. Eur Addict Res, 27:142–150. [IF=2,269]

Ahmadiankalati, M., Steins-Loeber, S., Paslakis, G. (2020). Review of Randomized Controlled Trials Using e-Health Interventions for Patients With Eating Disorders. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 11:568. [IF=3,532]

Trotzke, P., Müller, A., Brand, M., Starcke, K., & Steins-Loeber, S. (2020). Buying despite negative consequences: Interaction of craving, implicit cognitive processes, and inhibitory control in the context of buying shopping disorder. Addictive Behaviors, 110:106523. [IF=3,645]

Flayelle , M., Castro-Calvo, J., Vögele, C., Astur, R., Ballester-Arnal, R., Challet-Bouju, G., Brand, M., Cárdenas, G., Devos, G., Elkholy, H., Grall-Bronnec, M., James, R.J.E., Jiménez-Martínez, M., Khazaal, Y., Valizadeh-Haghi, S., King, D.L., Liu, Y., Lochner, C., Steins-Loeber, S., Long, J., Potenza, M.N., Rahmatizadeh, S., Schimmenti, A., Stein D.J., Tóth-Király, I., Tunney, R., Wang, Y., Zhai Z.W., Maurage, P., & Billieux J. (2020). Towards a cross-cultural assessment of binge-watching: Psychometric evaluation of the “watching TV series motives” and “binge-watching engagement and symptoms” questionnaires across nine languages. Computers in Human Behaviors, 111: 106410. [IF=5,88]

Steins-Loeber, S., Lörsch, F., van der Velde, C., Müller, A., Brand, M., Duka, T., Wolf, O. (2020). Does acute stress influence the Pavlovian-to-Instrumental-transfer effect? Implicationsfor substance use disorders. Psychopharmacology, 237: 2305–2316. [IF=3,424]

Steins-Loeber, S., Reiter, T., Averbeck, H., Harbarth, L., & Brand, M. (2020). Binge-Watching Behaviour: The Role of Impulsivity and Depressive Symptoms. European Addiction Research, 26: 141–150. [IF=2,653]

Vogel, V., Dittrich, M., Horndasch, S., Kratz, O., Moll, G. H., Erim, Y., Paslakis, G., Rauh, E., Steins-Loeber, S. (2020). Pavlovian-to-instrumental transfer in Anorexia Nervosa: A pilot study on conditioned learning and instrumental responding to low- and high-calorie food stimuli. The European Journal of Neuroscience, 51(8): 1794–1805. [IF=2,832]

Wyssen, A., Leins, J., Reichenberger, J., Blechert, J., Munsch, S., & Steins-Loeber, S. (2020). Body-Related Cognitive Distortions (Thought-Shape Fusion Body) Associated with Thin-Ideal Exposure in Female Students – an Ecological Momentary Assessment Study. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, 27: 220-227. [IF=2,477]

Liu, Y., van den Wildenberg, W. P. M., de Graaf, Y., Ames, S. L., Baldacchino, A., Bø, R., Cadaveira, F., Campanella, S., Christiansen, P., Claus, E. D., Colzato, L. S., Filbey, F. M., Foxe, J. J., Garavan, H., Hendershot, C. S., Hester, R., Jester, J. M., Karoly, H. C., Kräplin, A., Kreusch, F., Landrø, N. I., Littel, M., Steins-Loeber, S., London, E. D., López-Caneda, E., Lubman, D. I., Luijten, M., Marczinski, C. A., Metrik, J., Montgomery, C., Papachristou, H., Park, S. M., Paz, A. L., Petit, G., Prisciandaro, J. J., Quednow, B. B., Ray, L. A., Roberts, C. A., Roberts, G. M. P., de Ruiter, M. B., Rupp, C. I., Steele, V. R., Sun, D., Takagi, M., Tapert, S. F., van Holst, R. J., Verdejo-Garcia, A., Vonmoos, M., Wojnar, M., Yao, Y., Yücel, M., Zack, M., Zucker, R. A., Huizenga, H. M., & Wiers, R. W. (2019). Is (poly-) substance use associated with impaired inhibitory control? A mega-analysis controlling for confounders. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 105: 288-304. [IF=8,330]

Steins-Loeber, S., Madjarova, R., Lörsch, F., Herpertz, S., Flor, H., Duka, T. (2019). An experimental study on spontaneous recovery of conditioned reward expectancies and instrumental responding in humans. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 118: 54-64. [IF=4,134]

Vogel B., Trotzke P., Steins-Loeber S., Schäfer G., Stenger J., de Zwaan M., Brand M., Müller A. (2019). An experimental examination of cognitive processes and response inhibition in patients seeking treatment for buying-shopping disorder. PLoS One, 14(3): e0212415. [IF=2,766]

Wollenhaupt C., Wilke L., Erim Y., Rauh M., Steins-Loeber S., Paslakis G. (2019). The association of leptin secretion with cognitive performance in patients with eating disorders. Psychiatry Research, 276: 269-277. [IF=2,682]

Müller A., Brand M., Claes L., Demetrovics Z., de Zwaan M., Fernández-Aranda F., Frost R.O., Jimenez-Murcia S., Lejoyeux M., Steins-Loeber S, Mitchell J.E., Moulding R., Nedeljkovic M., Trotzke P., Weinstein A., Kyrios M. (2019). Buying-shopping disorder-is there enough evidence to support its inclusion in ICD-11? CNS Spectrum, 3:1-6. [IF=3,94]

Müller, A., Steins-Loeber, S., Trotzke, P., Vogel, B., Georgiadou, E., & de Zwaan, M. (2019). Online shopping in treatment-seeking patients with buying-shopping disorder. Compr Psychiatry, 94:152120. [IF=2,567]

Müller, A., Trotzke, P., & Steins-Loeber, S. (2019). Kaufsucht im Internet. Suchttherapie, 20(04): 192–197. [IF=0,600]

Schultz, J., Neumann, R., & Steins-Loeber, S. (2019). Impulsivity and relapse during treatment of methamphetamine use disorder. Sucht, 65: 263-270. [IF=1,18]

Leins, J., Waldorf, M., Kollei, I., Rinck, M. & Steins-Loeber, S. (2018). Approach and avoidance: Relations with the thin body ideal in women with disordered eating behaviour. Psychiatry Research, 269: 286-292. [IF=2,528]

Loeber, S., Rustemeier, M., Paslakis, G., Pietrowsky, R., Müller, A. & Herpertz, S. (2018). Mood and restrained eating moderate food-associated response inhibition in obese individuals with binge eating disorder. Psychiatry Research, 264: 346-353. [IF (2016)=2,528]

Vogel, V., Kollei, I., Duka, T., Snagowski, J., Brand, M., Müller, A., & Loeber, S. (2018). Pavlovian-to-instrumental transfer: A new paradigm to assess pathological mechanisms with regard to the use of Internet applications. Behavioural Brain Research, 347: 8-16. [IF=3,002]

Block, I. & Loeber, S. (2018). Evidenzbasierte Psychotherapie bei Abhängigkeitserkrankungen. Nervenarzt, 89: 283-289. [IF (2016)=0,872]

Kollei, I., Rustemeier, M., Schroeder, S., Jongen, S., Herpertz, S. & Loeber, S. (2018). Cognitive control in individuals with obesity with and without binge eating disorder. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 51: 233-240. [IF (2016)=3,567]

Kollei, I., Lukas, C. A., Loeber, S. & Berking, M. (2017). An App-based blended intervention to reduce body dissatisfaction: A randomized controlled pilot study. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 85(11): 1104-1108. [IF (2016)=4,593]

Czapla, M., Baeuchl, C., Simon, J., Richter, B., Kluge, M., Friederich, H.-C., Mann, K., Herpertz, S., Loeber, S. (2017). Do alcohol-dependent patients show different neural activation during response inhibition than healthy controls in an alcohol-related fMRI go/no-go-task? Psychopharmacology, 234: 1001-1015. [IF (2015)=3,540]

Czapla, M., Simon, J. J., Richter, B., Kluge, M., Friederich, H.-C., Herpertz, S., Mann, K., Herpertz, S. C., Loeber, S. (2016). The impact of cognitive impairment and impulsivity on relapse of alcohol-dependent patients: implications for psychotherapeutic treatment. Addiction Biology, 21: 873-884. [IF (2015)=4,547]

Czapla, M., Vollstädt-Klein, S., Fauth-Bühler, M., Best, E., Fix, M., Mann, K., Herpertz, S. C., Loeber, S. (2016). Response inhibition deficits: Reliability of alcohol-related assessment tasks. Sucht, 62: 62(4), 203-215.

Gerlach, G., Loeber, S., Herpertz, S.  (2016). Personality disorders traits and obesity: A systematic review. Obesity Reviews, 17: 691-723. [IF(2015)=7,51]

Loeber, S., Burgmer, R., Wyssen, A., Leins, J., Rustemeier, M., Munsch, S., Herpertz, S. (2016). Short-term effects of media exposure to the thin ideal in female inpatients with an eating disorder compared to female inpatients with a mood or anxiety disorder or women with no psychiatric disorder. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 49: 708-715. [IF(2015)=4,068]

Czapla, M., Simon, J., Friederich, H.-C., Herpertz, S. C., Zimmermann, P., Loeber, S. (2015). Is binge drinking in young adults associated with an alcohol-specific impairment of response inhibition? European Addiction Research. 21:105-113. [IF=2,367]

Gerlach, G., Herpertz, S., Loeber, S. (2015). Personality traits and obesity: A systematic review. Obesity Reviews, 16: 32-63. [IF=7,51]

Kiefer, F., Kirsch, M., Bach, P., Hoffmann, S., Reinhard, I., Jorde, A., von der Goltz, C., Spanagel, R., Mann, K., Loeber, S., Vollstädt-Klein, S. (2015). Effects of D-cycloserine on extinction of mesolimbic cue-reactivity in alcoholism: A randomized placebo-controlled trial. Psychopharmacology, 232: 2353-2362. [IF= 3,540]

Müller, A., Loeber, S., Söchtig, J., te Wildt, B., de Zwaan, M. (2015). Risk for exercise dependence, eating disorder pathology, alcohol use disorder and addictive behaviors among clients of fitness centers. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 4: 273-80. [IF= 2,492]

Loeber, S., Grosshans, M., Herpertz, S., Kiefer, F., Herpertz, S. C. (2013). Hunger modulates behavioral disinhibition and attention allocation to food-associated cues in normal-weight controls. Appetite, 71: 32-39. [IF 2013: 2.520]

Loeber, S., Grosshans, M., Korucuoglu, O., Vollmert, C., Vollstädt-Klein, S., Schneider, S., Wiers, R. W., Mann, K, Kiefer, F. (2012). Impairment of inhibitory control in response to food-associated cues and attentional bias of obese participants and normal-weight controls. International Journal of Obesity, 36: 1334-1339. [IF2012: 5.221]

Grosshans, M., Vollmert, C. Vollstädt-Klein, S., Tost, H., Leber, S., Bach, P., Bühler, M., von der Goltz, C., Mutschler, J., Loeber, S., Hermann, D., Wiedemann, K., Meyer-Lindenberg, A., Kiefer, F. (2012). Association of leptin with food cue-induced activation in human reward pathways. Archives of General Psychiatry, 69: 529-537. [IF 2012: 13.772]

Loeber, S., Nakovics, H., Kniest, A., Kiefer, F., Mann, K., Croissant, B. (2012). Factors affecting cognitive function of opiate dependent patients. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 120: 81- 87. [IF 2012: 3.141]

Vollstädt-Klein, S., Loeber, S., Richter, A., Kirsch, M., Bach, P., von der Goltz, C., Hermann, D., Mann, K., Kiefer, F. (2012). Validating incentive salience with fMRI: association between mesolimbic cue-reactivity and attentional bias in alcohol-dependent patients. Addiction Biology, 17: 807-816. [IF2012: 5.914]

Grosshans, M., Loeber, S., Kiefer, F. (2011). Implications from addiction research towards the understanding and treatment of obesity. Addiction Biology, 16: 189-198. [IF 2010: 4.833]

Loeber, S., Dinter, C., Mann, K. (2011). Psychotherapie von Patienten mit Depression und Abhängigkeitserkrankung. Sucht, 57: 373-381. [IF n/a]

Loeber, S., Vollstädt-Klein, S., Wilden, S., Schneider, S., Rockenbach, C., Dinter, C., Hermann, D., Wagner, M., Winterer, G., Kiefer, F. (2011). The effect of pictorial warnings on cigarette packages on attentional bias of smokers. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior, 98: 292-298 [IF 2011: 2.532]

Vollstädt-Klein, S.*, Loeber, S.*, Kirsch, M., Richter, A., Bühler, M., von der Goltz, C., Hermann, D., Mann, K., Kiefer, F. (2011). Effects of cue-exposure treatment on neural cue reactivity in alcohol dependence: a randomized trial. Biological Psychiatry, 69: 1060-1066. *both authors contributed equally. [IF 2011: 8.283]

Vollstädt-Klein, S., Loeber, S.*, Winter, S., Leménager, T., von der Goltz, C., Dinter, C., Koopmann, A., Wied, C., Winterer, G., Kiefer, F. (2011). Attention shift towards smoking cues relates to severity of dependence, intake behaviour and breath carbon monoxide. European Addiction Research, 17: 217-224. *both authors contributed equally. [IF 2011: 2.525]

Loeber, S., Duka, T., Welzel-Márquez, H., Nakovics, H., Heinz, A., Mann, K., Flor,. H. (2010). Effects of Repeated Withdrawal from Alcohol on Recovery of Cognitive Impairment under Abstinence and rate of relapse. Alcohol and Alcoholism, 45: 541-547. [IF 2010: 2.599]

Schneider, S., Loeber, S., Janssen, M., Roehrig, S., Solle, D. (2010). What prevents young adolescents from smoking?  Self-reported motives of 12- to 15-year-old non-smokers. Health Policy, 95: 36-40. [IF 2010: 1.38]

Schneider, S., Meyer, C., Loeber, S., Röhrig, S., Solle, D. (2010). Die kartenbasierte Alterskontrolle an Zigarettenautomaten: Wirkung und Folgen. Bundesgesundheitsblatt – Gesundheitsforschung – Gesundheitsschutz, 53: 178-185. [IF 2010: 1.248]

Croissant, B., Klein, O., Loeber, S., Mann, K. (2009). Ein Fall von Kaufsucht – Impulskontrollstörung oder Abhängigkeitserkrankung. Psychiatrische Praxis, 36: 189-192. [IF 2009: 1.174]

Croissant, B., Loeber, S., Diehl, A., Nakovics, H., Hermann, D., Wagner, F., Kiefer, F., Mann, K. (2009). Oxcarbazepine in combination with tiaprid in inpatient alcohol-withdrawal A RCT. Pharmacopsychiatry, 42: 175-181. [IF 2009: 2.137]

Loeber, S., Duka, T. (2009). Acute alcohol decreases performance of an instrumental response to avoid aversive consequences in social drinkers. Psychopharmacology, 205: 577-587. [IF 2009: 4.103]

Loeber, S., Duka, T. (2009). Acute alcohol impairs conditioning of a behavioural reward seeking response and inhibitory control processes – implications for addictive disorders. Addiction, 104: 2013-2022. [IF 2009: 3.842]

Loeber, S., Duka, T. (2009). Extinction learning of stimulus reward contingencies: the acute effects of alcohol. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 102: 56-62. [IF 2009: 3.599]

Loeber, S., Duka, T., Welzel, H., Nakovics, H., Heinz, A., Flor, H., Mann, K. (2009). Impairment of cognitive abilities and decision making after chronic use of alcohol: The impact of multiple detoxifications. Alcohol and Alcoholism, 44: 372-381. [IF 2009: 2.289]

Loeber, S., Kiefer, F., Wagner F., Mann, K., Croissant, B. (2009). Behandlungserfolg nach Qualifiziertem Alkoholentzug: Welchen Einfluss haben motivationale Interventionen? Eine Vergleichsstudie. Der Nervenarzt, 80: 1085-1092. [IF 2009: 0.776]

Loeber, S., Mann, K., Croissant, B. (2009). Der Fragebogen zur Evaluation betrieblicher suchtpräventiver Interventionsmaßnahmen (FEBSI). Das Gesundheitswesen, 71: 134-139. [IF 2009: 0.450]

Loeber, S., Vollstädt-Klein, S., von der Goltz, C., Flor, H., Mann, K., Kiefer, F. (2009). Attentional bias of alcohol dependent patients: Influences of chronicity and impairment of executive functioning. Addiction Biology, 14: 194-203. [IF 2009: 4.728]

Vollstädt-Klein, S.*, Loeber, S.*, von der Goltz, C., Mann, K., Kiefer, F. (2009). Avoidance of alcohol-related stimuli increases during the early stage of abstinence in alcohol-dependent patients. Alcohol and Alcoholism, 44: 458-463. *both authors contributed equally.[IF 2009: 2.289]

Croissant, B., Hupfer, K., Loeber, S., Mann, K., Zober, A. (2008). Längsschnittuntersuchung alkoholauffälliger Mitarbeiter in einem Großbetrieb nach werksärztlicher Kurzintervention. Der Nervenarzt, 79: 80-85. [IF 2008: 0.814]

Kiefer, F., Loeber, S. (2008). Pharmakologische Rückfallprophylaxe bei  Alkoholabhängigkeit. Psychiatrie & Psychotherapie up2date, 1: 9-20.

Loeber, S., Klein, O., Mann, K., Croissant, B. (2008). Betriebliche Suchtprävention: Theoretisches Wissen vs. Handlungskompetenz durch Schulungsmaßnahmen. Fortschritte der Neurologie und Psychiatrie, 76: 92-96. [IF 2008: 0.793

Loeber, S., Kiefer, F. (2008). Psychotherapeutische Behandlungsstrategien bei Alkoholabhängigkeit. Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie up2date, 2: 161-173.

Loeber, S., Kniest, A., Diehl, A., Mann, K., Croissant, B. (2008). Neuropsychological functioning of opiate-dependent patients: a nonrandomized comparison of patients preferring either buprenorphine or methadone maintenance treatment. The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse, 34: 584-593. [IF 2008: 1.094]

Loeber, S., Croissant, B., Nakovics, H., Zimmer, A., Georgi, A., Klein, S., Diener, C., Heinz, A., Mann, K., Flor, H., (2007). The startle-reflex in alcohol dependent patients: changes after cognitive-behavioral therapy and predictive validity for drinking behaviour. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 76: 385-390. [IF2007: 5.022]

Loeber, S., Croissant, B., Heinz, A., Mann, K., Flor, H. (2006). Cue exposure in the treatment of alcohol dependence: Effects on drinking outcome, craving, and self-efficacy. British Journal of Clinical Psychology, 45: 515-529 [IF 2006: 2.062]

Loeber, S., Mann, K. (2006). Entwicklung einer evidenzbasierten Psychotherapie bei Alkoholismus. Eine Übersicht. Der Nervenarzt, 77: 558-566. [IF 2006: 0.711]

Loeber, S., Mann, K. (2006). Prävention bei Alkoholismus: Was wirkt?  Psychiatrische Praxis, 33: 1-9. [IF 2006: 2.149]

Croissant, B., Klein, O., Loeber, S., Mann, K. (2004). Betriebliche Suchtprävention – Durchführbarkeitsstudie in einem Betrieb der chemischen Industrie. Gesundheitswesen, 66: 505-510. [IF 2004: 0.416]

Heinz, A., Loeber, S., Georgi, A., Wrase, J., Hermann, D., Rey, E.-R., Wellek, S., Mann, K. F. (2003). Reward craving and withdrawal relief craving: assessment of different motivational pathways to alcohol intake.  Alcohol and Alcoholism, 38, 35-39. [IF 2003: 1.906]


2) Bücher und Buchbeiträge

Kienast, T., Lindenmeyer, J., Loeb, M., Loeber, S., Heinz, A. (2007). Alkoholabhängigkeit. Ein Leitfaden zur Gruppentherapie. Stuttgart: Kohlhammer Verlag.

Mann, K., Loeber, S., Croissant, B., Kiefer, F. (2006). Qualifizierter Entzugsbehandlung von Alkoholabhängigen: Ein Manual zur Pharmako- und Psychotherapie. Köln: Deutscher Ärzteverlag.

Mann, K., Loeber, S. (2007). Psychotherapie bei Alkoholismus. In: Herpertz, S., Caspar, F. & Mundt, C. (Hrsg.): Störungsorientierte Psychotherapie. München - Jena, Urban & Fischer, 2008, S. 501-522.