S F Abraham

Summary

Affiliation: University of Sydney
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi 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
  2. ncbi Oral contraception and cyclic changes in premenstrual and menstrual experiences
    S Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 24:185-93. 2003
  3. ncbi Predictors of the accuracy of self-reported height and weight in adolescent female school students
    Suzanne Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 36:76-82. 2004
  4. ncbi Predictors of functional and exercise amenorrhoea among eating and exercise disordered patients
    Suzanne F Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, Australia
    Hum Reprod 21:257-61. 2006
  5. ncbi Usefulness of amenorrhoea in the diagnoses of eating disorder patients
    Suzanne F Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW, Australia
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 26:211-5. 2005
  6. ncbi Quality of life: eating disorders
    Suzanne F Abraham
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:150-5. 2006
  7. ncbi Fluid intake, personality and behaviour in patients with eating disorders
    S F Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW, 2065, Australia
    Eat Weight Disord 11:e30-4. 2006
  8. ncbi When energy in does not equal energy out: disordered energy control
    Suzanne F Abraham
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, The Northside Clinic, NSW 2006, Australia
    Eat Behav 8:350-6. 2007
  9. ncbi Feelings: what questions best discriminate women with and without eating disorders?
    S F Abraham
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, The Northside Clinic, Greenwich, NSW, Australia
    Eat Weight Disord 14:e6-10. 2009
  10. ncbi Dieting, body weight, body image and self-esteem in young women: doctors' dilemmas
    Suzanne F Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW 2065, Australia
    Med J Aust 178:607-11. 2003

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi 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...
  2. ncbi Oral contraception and cyclic changes in premenstrual and menstrual experiences
    S Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 24:185-93. 2003
    ..Any differences between OC formulations are subtle and not of clinical significance in 'healthy women' already established on monophasic or triphasic hormonal contraception...
  3. ncbi Predictors of the accuracy of self-reported height and weight in adolescent female school students
    Suzanne Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 36:76-82. 2004
    ..The authors investigated predictors of the accuracy of self-reported values of body weight and height in adolescent females...
  4. ncbi Predictors of functional and exercise amenorrhoea among eating and exercise disordered patients
    Suzanne F Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, Australia
    Hum Reprod 21:257-61. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the predictors of amenorrhoea self-reported by patients who are suffering or recovering from eating or exercise disorders...
  5. ncbi Usefulness of amenorrhoea in the diagnoses of eating disorder patients
    Suzanne F Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW, Australia
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 26:211-5. 2005
    ..There is insufficient evidence to support the use of amenorrhoea as a criterion for any eating disorder...
  6. ncbi Quality of life: eating disorders
    Suzanne F Abraham
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:150-5. 2006
    ..There is a lack of measurements with predictive validity that are specific for quality of life (QOL) in patients with eating disorders...
  7. ncbi Fluid intake, personality and behaviour in patients with eating disorders
    S F Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW, 2065, Australia
    Eat Weight Disord 11:e30-4. 2006
    ..To examine psychological and behavioural variables associated with the disordered fluid intake of 112 eating disorder patients...
  8. ncbi When energy in does not equal energy out: disordered energy control
    Suzanne F Abraham
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, The Northside Clinic, NSW 2006, Australia
    Eat Behav 8:350-6. 2007
    ..To explore women's fear of loss of control and excessive inappropriate control of eating, exercise or their body in relation to patient/nonpatient status. To examine the utility of a concept of Disordered Energy Control (DEC)...
  9. ncbi Feelings: what questions best discriminate women with and without eating disorders?
    S F Abraham
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, The Northside Clinic, Greenwich, NSW, Australia
    Eat Weight Disord 14:e6-10. 2009
    ..Results for both cohorts were consistent. Preoccupation with thoughts of eating or body image and fear of loss of control of these would be useful additions to eating disorders criteria. Psychological impairment should also be present...
  10. ncbi Dieting, body weight, body image and self-esteem in young women: doctors' dilemmas
    Suzanne F Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, NSW 2065, Australia
    Med J Aust 178:607-11. 2003
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  11. ncbi Anxiety and feelings of medical students conducting their first gynecological examination
    S Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW 2065, Australia
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 24:39-44. 2003
    ..In summary, medical students are anxious when they conduct their first gynecological examination, appear to be influenced by their personal experiences and appreciate methods of learning that reduce their anxiety...
  12. ncbi Body mass index, menarche, and perception of dieting among peripubertal adolescent females
    S Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 29:23-8. 2001
    ..To examine perceptions of dieting among pre and postmenarchial female school students...
  13. ncbi Postnatal depression, eating, exercise, and vomiting before and during pregnancy
    S Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 29:482-7. 2001
    ..To examine the postnatal distress and the eating, exercise, and weight losing behavior of women before and during pregnancy...
  14. ncbi Obstetricians and maternal body weight and eating disorders during pregnancy
    S Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 22:159-63. 2001
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  15. ncbi Altered energy metabolism in anorexia nervosa
    J Russell
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Sydney, Australia
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 26:51-63. 2001
    ..Biological repair processes could account for disproportionate energy loss early in refeeding and there may be some later impediment to full restoration of fat stores...
  16. ncbi Improving the body image, eating attitudes, and behaviors of young male and female adolescents: a new educational approach that focuses on self-esteem
    J A O'Dea
    Faculty of Education, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 28:43-57. 2000
    ..This study examines the effect of an interactive, school-based, self-esteem education program on the body image and eating attitudes and behaviors of young male and female adolescents following the program and after 12 months...
  17. ncbi Knowledge, beliefs, attitudes, and behaviors related to weight control, eating disorders, and body image in Australian trainee home economics and physical education teachers
    J A O'Dea
    School of Professional Studies, Faculty of Education, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Nutr Educ 33:332-40. 2001
    ..The association between actual body weight and body image was also examined...
  18. ncbi Medical students' opinions of chaperone use during gynecological and anorectal examinations
    C Boyd
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 23:11-5. 2002
    ..The differences in responses of students of differing age, gender and sexual experience should be considered and discussed when students are learning invasive physical examinations...
  19. ncbi Should ovulation be induced in women recovering from an eating disorder or who are compulsive exercisers?
    S Abraham
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Fertil Steril 53:566-8. 1990
    ..Infertility specialists should inquire routinely about a woman's body weight and eating and exercise behaviors, and consider treatment for these before prescribing drugs to induce ovulation...
  20. ncbi Evolving evidence and continuing uncertainties for eating disorders
    Janice D Russell
    Med J Aust 176:299-300; author reply 300. 2002