Affiliation: Central Institute of Mental Health
- Neuronal activity changes and body image distortion in anorexia nervosaAngela Wagner
Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Mannheim, Germany
Neuroreport 14:2193-7. 2003....
- Neuroimaging studies in eating disordersGuido K Frank
Department of Eating Disorders Research, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
CNS Spectr 9:539-48. 2004..Taken together, these findings give promise for future investigations with the hope of delineating brain pathways that contribute to the etiology of EDs..
- Normal brain tissue volumes after long-term recovery in anorexia and bulimia nervosaAngela Wagner
Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Presbyterian University Hospital, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
Biol Psychiatry 59:291-3. 2006..CONCLUSIONS: These findings suggest that structural brain abnormalities are reversible in individuals with eating disorders after long-term recovery...
- Altered brain serotonin 5-HT1A receptor binding after recovery from anorexia nervosa measured by positron emission tomography and [carbonyl11C]WAY-100635Ursula F Bailer
Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1032-41. 2005..These psychobiological alterations may be trait related and may contribute to the pathogenesis of AN...
- Exaggerated 5-HT1A but normal 5-HT2A receptor activity in individuals ill with anorexia nervosaUrsula F Bailer
Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Biol Psychiatry 61:1090-9. 2007..Because little is known about 5-HT receptor function in AN, positron emission tomography (PET) imaging with 5-HT receptor-specific radioligands was used to characterize 5-HT1A and 5-HT2A receptors...
- Altered insula response to taste stimuli in individuals recovered from restricting-type anorexia nervosaAngela Wagner
Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Neuropsychopharmacology 33:513-23. 2008..These data provide the first evidence that individuals with AN process taste stimuli differently than controls, based on differences in neural activation patterns...
- Serotonin transporter binding after recovery from eating disordersUrsula F Bailer
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, Iroquois Building, Suite 600, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Psychopharmacology (Berl) 195:315-24. 2007..Several lines of evidence suggest that altered serotonin (5-HT) function persists after recovery from anorexia nervosa (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN)...
- Altered reward processing in women recovered from anorexia nervosaAngela Wagner
University of Pittsburgh, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Am J Psychiatry 164:1842-9. 2007..Building on previous findings of altered striatal dopamine binding in anorexia nervosa, the authors sought to assess the response of the anterior ventral striatum to reward and loss in this disorder...
- [Mental disorders among relatives of patients with anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa]Angela Wagner
J W Goethe Universität Frankfurt, Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie des Kindes und Jugendalters, Frankfurt
Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 36:177-84. 2008..Family studies of anorexia (AN) and bulimia (BN) nervosa in relatives of patients with eating disorders compared to control subjects are rare in German-speaking countries...