Suzanne Abraham

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Do the digestive tract symptoms in eating disorder patients represent functional gastrointestinal disorders?
    Suzanne Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and the Northside Clinic, Sydney Medical School, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Gastroenterol 13:38. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Pelvic floor dysfunction predicts abdominal bloating and distension in eating disorder patients
    Suzanne Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northside Clinic, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Scand J Gastroenterol 47:625-31. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Exploring eating disorder quality of life and functional gastrointestinal disorders among eating disorder patients
    Suzanne Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW, Australia
    J Psychosom Res 70:372-7. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Perceived body weight, eating and exercise problems of different groups of women
    Elise Coker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, and Northside Clinic and Westmead Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 20:390-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Appearance and disappearance of functional gastrointestinal disorders in patients with eating disorders
    Catherine Boyd
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 22:1279-83. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Exercise behaviours and feelings in eating disorder and non-eating disorder groups
    Catherine Boyd
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 15:112-8. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Weight changes during inpatient refeeding of underweight eating disorder patients
    Susan Hart
    Accredited Practising Dietitian, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, Australia
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 19:390-7. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Translation of the Quality of Life for Eating Disorders questionnaire into Hindi
    Maala Lal
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW 2065, Australia
    Eat Behav 12:68-71. 2011
  9. pmc Functional gastrointestinal disorders in eating disorder patients: altered distribution and predictors using ROME III compared to ROME II criteria
    Xiaojie Wang
    Xiaojie Wang, Catherine Boyd, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    World J Gastroenterol 20:16293-9. 2014
  10. pmc Assessment and management of nutrition and growth in Rett syndrome
    Helen Leonard
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia Department of Gastroenterology, Princess Margaret Hospital for Children, Perth Department of Developmental Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne Western Sydney Genetics Program, Children s Hospital at Westmead, Discipline of Paediatrics and Genetic Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia Civitan International Research Centre, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL Department of Otolaryngology, Head Neck Surgery, and Radiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY Katie s Clinic for Rett Syndrome, Children s Hospital and Research Center, Oakland, CA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 57:451-60. 2013

Collaborators

  • Catherine Boyd
  • Astrid von Lojewski
  • Maala Lal
  • Jenny Downs
  • Elise Coker
  • Susan Hart
  • Janice Russell
  • Hannah Kluckow
  • Xiaojie Wang
  • James Telfer
  • Helen Leonard
  • Alice Neale
  • Georgina M Luscombe
  • John Kellow
  • Madhur Ravikumara
  • Gordon Baikie
  • Katherine Bathgate
  • Jane Lane
  • Carolyn Ellaway
  • Mary Jones
  • Alan Percy
  • Nusrat Naseem
  • Suzanne Geerts
  • Richard C Franklin
  • Richard Franklin

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc Do the digestive tract symptoms in eating disorder patients represent functional gastrointestinal disorders?
    Suzanne Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and the Northside Clinic, Sydney Medical School, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Gastroenterol 13:38. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine, using factor analysis, whether these GI symptom factors (clusters) in eating disorder patients hold true to the Rome II classification of functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs)...
  2. doi request reprint Pelvic floor dysfunction predicts abdominal bloating and distension in eating disorder patients
    Suzanne Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Northside Clinic, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Scand J Gastroenterol 47:625-31. 2012
    ..This study aimed to explore the prevalence and predictors of these symptoms in patients with EDs, by examining correlations with functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs) including pelvic floor symptoms and other clinical features...
  3. doi request reprint Exploring eating disorder quality of life and functional gastrointestinal disorders among eating disorder patients
    Suzanne Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW, Australia
    J Psychosom Res 70:372-7. 2011
    ..Functional gastrointestinal-like disorders (FGIDs) are prevalent among eating disorder (ED) patients. The aims are to explore the relationship between quality of life related to eating disorders (QOL ED) and FGIDs...
  4. doi request reprint Perceived body weight, eating and exercise problems of different groups of women
    Elise Coker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, and Northside Clinic and Westmead Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Australas Psychiatry 20:390-6. 2012
    ..To compare prevalence of problems with body weight, eating and exercise (past or present) of female psychiatric inpatients with routine care, gynaecological and obstetric female outpatients, and eating disorder inpatients...
  5. doi request reprint Appearance and disappearance of functional gastrointestinal disorders in patients with eating disorders
    Catherine Boyd
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 22:1279-83. 2010
    ..The aims were to evaluate the turnover of FGIDs in patients with ED, and to relate this turnover to changes in body mass index (BMI), ED behaviors, and psychological variables...
  6. ncbi request reprint Exercise behaviours and feelings in eating disorder and non-eating disorder groups
    Catherine Boyd
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 15:112-8. 2007
    ..To compare exercise feelings and behaviours between female eating disorder (ED) (n = 287) and non-ED (n = 613) groups. To determine if exercise feelings and behaviours predict the presence of an ED...
  7. doi request reprint Weight changes during inpatient refeeding of underweight eating disorder patients
    Susan Hart
    Accredited Practising Dietitian, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, Australia
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 19:390-7. 2011
    ..To describe patterns of weight change in patients admitted to a specialised eating disorder program with established protocols for inpatient refeeding...
  8. doi request reprint Translation of the Quality of Life for Eating Disorders questionnaire into Hindi
    Maala Lal
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW 2065, Australia
    Eat Behav 12:68-71. 2011
    ..The Quality of Life for Eating Disorders questionnaire was translated into Hindi (QOL ED-H) using the forward-backward translation procedure for use with Indian females...
  9. pmc Functional gastrointestinal disorders in eating disorder patients: altered distribution and predictors using ROME III compared to ROME II criteria
    Xiaojie Wang
    Xiaojie Wang, Catherine Boyd, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    World J Gastroenterol 20:16293-9. 2014
    ..To compare the prevalence of Functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs) using ROME III and ROME II and to describe predictors of FGIDs among eating disorder (ED) patients...
  10. pmc Assessment and management of nutrition and growth in Rett syndrome
    Helen Leonard
    Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Centre for Child Health Research, University of Western Australia Department of Gastroenterology, Princess Margaret Hospital for Children, Perth Department of Developmental Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital, Murdoch Children s Research Institute, Melbourne Western Sydney Genetics Program, Children s Hospital at Westmead, Discipline of Paediatrics and Genetic Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia Civitan International Research Centre, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL Department of Otolaryngology, Head Neck Surgery, and Radiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY Katie s Clinic for Rett Syndrome, Children s Hospital and Research Center, Oakland, CA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 57:451-60. 2013
    ..We developed recommendations for the clinical management of poor growth and weight gain in Rett syndrome through evidence review and the consensus of an expert panel of clinicians...
  11. ncbi request reprint Psychological features are important predictors of functional gastrointestinal disorders in patients with eating disorders
    Catherine Boyd
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW, Australia
    Scand J Gastroenterol 40:929-35. 2005
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  12. doi request reprint Time since menarche, weight gain and body image awareness among adolescent girls: onset of eating disorders?
    Suzanne Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 30:89-94. 2009
    ..Eating, body weight and shape feelings and behaviours of female adolescents in relation to the time since their first menstrual period were studied...
  13. doi request reprint Should we screen for misophonia in patients with eating disorders? A report of three cases
    Hannah Kluckow
    School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 47:558-61. 2014
    ..Misophonia may be associated with presentations of eating disorders. This case report adds to the literature about the presentation of misophonia...
  14. doi request reprint The reasons why eating disorder patients drink
    Susan Hart
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, Australia The Northside Clinic, Greenwich, Australia
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 19:121-8. 2011
    ..To explore the reasons why eating disorder patients consume non-alcoholic fluids and to examine variables associated with poor and excessive drinking...
  15. doi request reprint Have personality disorders been overdiagnosed among eating disorder patients?
    Astrid von Lojewski
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, N S W, Australia
    Psychopathology 46:421-6. 2013
    ..Research studies over the last three decades have used various tools to explore PDs in EDs with differing results. We investigated PDs derived from an interview--the International Personality Disorder Examination...
  16. doi request reprint Personality factors and eating disorders: self-uncertainty
    Astrid von Lojewski
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, Building 52, Pacific Highway, St Leonards, NSW 2065, Australia Electronic address
    Eat Behav 15:106-9. 2014
    ..The contribution of this factor structure to development and duration of illness should be studied...
  17. doi request reprint "Ice" use and eating disorders: a report of three cases
    Alice Neale
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 42:188-91. 2009
    ..To describe the use of crystal methamphetamine hydrochloride "ice," a powerful, synthetic stimulant drug associated with rapid weight loss...
  18. doi request reprint Body weight dissatisfaction before, during and after pregnancy: a comparison of women with and without eating disorders
    Elise Coker
    Department of Women s Health, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 2065, Australia
    Eat Weight Disord 20:71-9. 2015
    ..We examined prospectively changes in current BMI and body weight dissatisfaction in women with and without eating disorders (EDs) during and after pregnancy compared to prepregnancy...
  19. doi request reprint Body weight dissatisfaction: a comparison of women with and without eating disorders
    Elise Coker
    Department of Women s Health, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW 2065, Australia Northside Clinic, 2 Greenwich Road, Greenwich, NSW 2065, Australia Electronic address
    Eat Behav 15:453-9. 2014
    ..We compared body dissatisfaction in women with and without EDs to determine at which BMI women are content with their weight, and to determine if body dissatisfaction is affected by the presence of purging behaviours...