- Psychological outcome two years after restrictive bariatric surgeryRamona Burgmer
Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Westfälische Klinik Dortmund, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
Obes Surg 17:785-91. 2007..Both dimensions influence quality of life. This study evaluates depressive symptoms, self-esteem and health-related quality of life 2 years after bariatric surgery...
- The influence of eating behavior and eating pathology on weight loss after gastric restriction operationsRamona Burgmer
Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
Obes Surg 15:684-91. 2005..The present study investigates the predictive value of three dimensions of eating behavior and disturbed eating on weight loss after gastric restriction surgery...
- Obesity and quality of life: a controlled study of normal-weight and obese individualsMartina de Zwaan
Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
Psychosomatics 50:474-82. 2009..Obesity is a major public health problem that is associated with substantial morbidity and mortality...
- Prevalence of mental disorders in normal-weight and obese individuals with and without weight loss treatment in a German urban populationStephan Herpertz
Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Westfälische Klinik Dortmund, Ruhr University Bochum, Dortmund, Germany
J Psychosom Res 61:95-103. 2006..The aim of the study was to evaluate the prevalence rates of mental disorders in normal-weight individuals and obese individuals with and without weight loss treatment...
- [Psychiatric comorbidity and quality of life in obese individuals--a prospective controlled study]Tanja Legenbauer
Abteilung für Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie, LWL Klinik Dortmund, Universitätsklinikum der Ruhr Universität Bochum, Dortmund
Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 57:435-41. 2007..However, if disordered eating patterns were diagnosed after surgery, they were associated with considerably less weight loss...