Martina de Zwaan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc The ANTOP study: focal psychodynamic psychotherapy, cognitive-behavioural therapy, and treatment-as-usual in outpatients with anorexia nervosa--a randomized controlled trial
    Beate Wild
    Department of Psychosomatic and General Internal Medicine, Medical University Hospital, Heidelberg, Germany
    Trials 10:23. 2009
  2. doi Weight loss maintenance in a population-based sample of German adults
    Martina de Zwaan
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2535-40. 2008
  3. doi Obesity and quality of life: a controlled study of normal-weight and obese individuals
    Martina de Zwaan
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
    Psychosomatics 50:474-82. 2009
  4. doi [EDNET - eating disorders diagnostic and treatment network]
    Martina de Zwaan
    Psychosomatische und Psychotherapeutische Abteilung, Universitatsklinikum Erlangen, Schwabachanlage 6, 91054 Erlangen
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 59:110-6. 2009
  5. ncbi Anxiety and depression in bariatric surgery patients: a prospective, follow-up study using structured clinical interviews
    Martina de Zwaan
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    J Affect Disord 133:61-8. 2011
  6. doi Association between obesity and adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in a German community-based sample
    Martina de Zwaan
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Germany
    Obes Facts 4:204-11. 2011
  7. doi Comprehensive interview assessment of eating behavior 18-35 months after gastric bypass surgery for morbid obesity
    Martina de Zwaan
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 6:79-85. 2010
  8. doi [Diagnostic criteria for eating disorders: what will DSM-5 feature?]
    M de Zwaan
    Psychosomatische und Psychotherapeutische Abteilung, Universitatsklinikum Erlangen, Schwabachanlage 6, 91054 Erlangen, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 82:1100-6. 2011
  9. doi The estimated prevalence and correlates of adult ADHD in a German community sample
    Martina de Zwaan
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 262:79-86. 2012
  10. doi Estimated prevalence of compulsive buying in Germany and its association with sociodemographic characteristics and depressive symptoms
    Astrid Mueller
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 180:137-42. 2010

Detail Information

Publications58

  1. pmc The ANTOP study: focal psychodynamic psychotherapy, cognitive-behavioural therapy, and treatment-as-usual in outpatients with anorexia nervosa--a randomized controlled trial
    Beate Wild
    Department of Psychosomatic and General Internal Medicine, Medical University Hospital, Heidelberg, Germany
    Trials 10:23. 2009
    ..Each therapeutic approach is compared to a "treatment-as-usual" control group...
  2. doi Weight loss maintenance in a population-based sample of German adults
    Martina de Zwaan
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2535-40. 2008
    ..More should be learned about the strategies that successful weight maintainers use to avoid regaining weight...
  3. doi Obesity and quality of life: a controlled study of normal-weight and obese individuals
    Martina 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...
  4. doi [EDNET - eating disorders diagnostic and treatment network]
    Martina de Zwaan
    Psychosomatische und Psychotherapeutische Abteilung, Universitatsklinikum Erlangen, Schwabachanlage 6, 91054 Erlangen
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 59:110-6. 2009
    ..Associated studies are grouped around these core proposals covering neuropsychology, structural as well as functional neuroimaging, genetics, endocrinology, and moderators and mediators of treatment outcome...
  5. ncbi Anxiety and depression in bariatric surgery patients: a prospective, follow-up study using structured clinical interviews
    Martina de Zwaan
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    J Affect Disord 133:61-8. 2011
    ..Candidates for bariatric surgery frequently have co-morbid psychiatric problems...
  6. doi Association between obesity and adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in a German community-based sample
    Martina de Zwaan
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Germany
    Obes Facts 4:204-11. 2011
    ..The goal of the present study was to examine the association between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and obesity in a representative community based sample of the German population...
  7. doi Comprehensive interview assessment of eating behavior 18-35 months after gastric bypass surgery for morbid obesity
    Martina de Zwaan
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 6:79-85. 2010
    ....
  8. doi [Diagnostic criteria for eating disorders: what will DSM-5 feature?]
    M de Zwaan
    Psychosomatische und Psychotherapeutische Abteilung, Universitatsklinikum Erlangen, Schwabachanlage 6, 91054 Erlangen, Deutschland
    Nervenarzt 82:1100-6. 2011
    ..In addition, the DSM-5 provides brief descriptions of several conditions of potential clinical significance without providing detailed criteria in order to stimulate additional research...
  9. doi The estimated prevalence and correlates of adult ADHD in a German community sample
    Martina de Zwaan
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 262:79-86. 2012
    ..ADHD is a common disorder of adulthood, is associated with significant social impairment and psychiatric co-morbidity, and should receive further research attention...
  10. doi Estimated prevalence of compulsive buying in Germany and its association with sociodemographic characteristics and depressive symptoms
    Astrid Mueller
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 180:137-42. 2010
    ..Further research on this topic is needed to establish a clearer delineation of when excessive buying is clinically significant and should be treated and how it could be prevented...
  11. doi Alpha-synuclein mRNA levels correspond to beck depression inventory scores in females with eating disorders
    Helge Frieling
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Neuropsychobiology 58:48-52. 2008
    ..Further investigations in patients with depression as a sole diagnosis are needed to support its role in the pathogenesis of major depression...
  12. doi Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in a prebariatric surgery sample
    Barbara Gruss
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Germany
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:e103-7. 2012
    ..The aim of the current study was to estimate the prevalence of adult ADHD in a group of patients with grade 3 obesity (body mass index ≥40 kg/m(2)) prior to bariatric surgery...
  13. doi [Supporting carers of persons suffering from an eating disorder]
    Dino Zitarosa
    Psychosomatische und Psychotherapeutische Abteilung, Universitatsklinikum Erlangen
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 62:390-9. 2012
    ..Design and content will be described in detail. Carers' and sufferers' perceptions of the impact of the sessions and acceptance of the provided skills training are reported...
  14. doi Do mental disorders and eating patterns affect long-term weight loss maintenance?
    Tanja Marina Legenbauer
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, LWL Klinik Dortmund, Ruhr University Bochum, 44287 Dortmund, Germany
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:132-40. 2010
    ..This study aimed to assess the impact of mental disorders on weight loss maintenance among initially successful weight losers who participated in a very-low-calorie diet program...
  15. ncbi Night eating, binge eating and related features in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Katharina Olbrich
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Erlangen, Germany
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 17:120-7. 2009
    ..NES does not appear to be closely linked to OSAS; however, in patients with OSAS and NES a significant co-morbidity with psychiatric disorders can be expected which might require additional treatment...
  16. ncbi Hoarding in a compulsive buying sample
    Astrid Mueller
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, Schwabachanlage 6, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Behav Res Ther 45:2754-63. 2007
    ..Specific therapeutic interventions for compulsive buyers who also report compulsive hoarding appear indicated...
  17. doi The needs of carers: a comparison between eating disorders and schizophrenia
    Holmer Graap
    Dept of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:800-7. 2008
    ..This pilot study compares the level of distress and the need for support between carers of patients with anorexia (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN) and carers of patients with schizophrenia...
  18. ncbi Prevalence of mental disorders in normal-weight and obese individuals with and without weight loss treatment in a German urban population
    Stephan 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...
  19. doi Elevation of homocysteine levels is only partially reversed after therapy in females with eating disorders
    Julia Wilhelm
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
    J Neural Transm 117:521-7. 2010
    ..These findings add further evidence to the hypothesis that homocysteine might be involved in the pathophysiology of anorexia and bulimia nervosa...
  20. pmc INTERBED: internet-based guided self-help for overweight and obese patients with full or subsyndromal binge eating disorder. A multicenter randomized controlled trial
    Martina de Zwaan
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Trials 13:220. 2012
    ....
  21. doi Epigenetic dysregulation of dopaminergic genes in eating disorders
    Helge Frieling
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Eat Disord 43:577-83. 2010
    ....
  22. ncbi [Compulsive buying and psychiatric comorbidity]
    Astrid Mueller
    Psychosomatische und Psychotherapeutische Abteilung, Universitatsklinikum Erlangen, Erlagen, Germany
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 59:291-9. 2009
    ..The findings suggest an elevated psychiatric co-morbidity in patients with compulsive buying disorder...
  23. ncbi Depressive symptoms may explain elevated plasma levels of homocysteine in females with eating disorders
    Helge Frieling
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Schwabachanlage 6, 91054 Erlagen, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 42:83-6. 2008
    ..8; df = 42; P = 0.008). Presence of depressive symptoms may explain elevated homocysteine levels previously reported in patients with eating disorders or vice versa. Longitudinal studies are needed to unravel this hen or egg problem...
  24. ncbi Psychological outcome two years after restrictive bariatric surgery
    Ramona 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...
  25. ncbi Personality traits as vulnerability factors in body dysmorphic disorder
    Katharina Schieber
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, University of Erlangen Nuernberg, Schwabachanlage 6, 91054 Erlangen, Germany Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 210:242-6. 2013
    ..Self-reported aesthetic sensitivity was not found to be specifically pronounced in BDD, but along with perfectionism and BIS-reactivity aesthetic sensitivity was generally associated with dysmorphic concerns. ..
  26. doi Binge eating and temperament in morbidly obese prebariatric surgery patients
    Astrid Müller
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Germany
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:e91-5. 2012
    ..Binge eating in morbidly obese individuals appears to be associated with a lack of effortful control...
  27. doi Latent profile analysis and comorbidity in a sample of individuals with compulsive buying disorder
    Astrid Mueller
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 178:348-53. 2010
    ..Given the substantial psychiatric comorbidity, it is reasonable to question whether or not compulsive buying represents a distinct psychiatric entity vs. an epiphenomenon of other psychiatric disorders...
  28. ncbi The influence of eating behavior and eating pathology on weight loss after gastric restriction operations
    Ramona 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...
  29. doi Personality prototypes in individuals with compulsive buying based on the Big Five Model
    Astrid Mueller
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, Germany
    Behav Res Ther 48:930-5. 2010
    ..Finally and of considerable clinical significance, participants in cluster II reported lower remission rates after undergoing cognitive-behavioral therapy. Implications of the results for treatment are discussed...
  30. doi Epigenetic downregulation of atrial natriuretic peptide but not vasopressin mRNA expression in females with eating disorders is related to impulsivity
    Helge Frieling
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Neuropsychopharmacology 33:2605-9. 2008
    ..ANP mRNA expression was inversely associated with impaired impulse regulation. We conclude that epigenetic mechanisms may contribute to the known alterations of ANP homeostasis in women with eating disorders...
  31. ncbi A randomized, controlled trial of group cognitive-behavioral therapy for compulsive buying disorder: posttreatment and 6-month follow-up results
    Astrid Mueller
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, Schwabachanlage 6, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:1131-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to conduct a randomized trial comparing the efficacy of a group cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) intervention designed for the treatment of compulsive buying disorder to a waiting list control (WLC) group...
  32. doi Psychiatric aspects of bariatric surgery
    Astrid Müller
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neuberg Strase 1, D 30625, Hannover, Germany
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 15:397. 2013
    ..Therefore, bariatric surgery patients should be monitored not only before surgery but also following surgery and referred for mental health treatment if problems develop. ..
  33. doi Body image, emotions and thought control strategies in body dysmorphic disorder compared to eating disorders and healthy controls
    Ines Kollei
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Schwabachanlage 6, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    J Psychosom Res 72:321-7. 2012
    ..However, research in this field is scarce and knowledge is often based on clinical observation...
  34. doi Impulse control disorders in obese patients
    Frauke Schmidt
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:e144-7. 2012
    ..The results indicate a high prevalence of ICDs among morbidly obese prebariatric surgery patients that are related to regular binge eating...
  35. doi [Compulsive hoarding - a literature review]
    Astrid Mueller
    Psychosomatische und Psychotherapeutische Abteilung, Universitatsklinikum Erlangen, Erlangen
    Psychiatr Prax 37:167-74. 2010
    ..To provide an overview of empirical findings with regard to compulsive hoarding...
  36. doi Body dysmorphic disorder and nonweight-related body image concerns in individuals with eating disorders
    Ines Kollei
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Eat Disord 46:52-9. 2013
    ..Nonweight-related appearance concerns, which can be considered as variants of BDD concerns, have also rarely been examined in EDs. This study therefore investigates BDD prevalence and nonweight-related appearance concerns in EDs...
  37. doi Mood states preceding and following compulsive buying episodes: an ecological momentary assessment study
    Astrid Müller
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Carl Neuberg Strase 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 200:575-80. 2012
    ..Treatment of patients with CB should focus on functional assessment of the affective antecedents and consequences of CB episodes and the identification of alternative, more functional behaviors to deal with these affective states...
  38. doi Microstructural abnormalities of the posterior thalamic radiation and the mediodorsal thalamic nuclei in females with anorexia nervosa--a voxel based diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) study
    Helge Frieling
    Department of Psychiatry, Social Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 46:1237-42. 2012
    ....
  39. ncbi Nighttime eating: a descriptive study
    Martina de Zwaan
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Int J Eat Disord 39:224-32. 2006
    ..Researchers have cogently argued for consideration of wide ranges including "subsyndromal" cases before reifying diagnostic constructs prematurely...
  40. doi The prevalence of compulsive hoarding and its association with compulsive buying in a German population-based sample
    Astrid Mueller
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, Germany
    Behav Res Ther 47:705-9. 2009
    ....
  41. doi Impulse control disorders in psychiatric inpatients
    Astrid Müller
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 188:434-8. 2011
    ..Individuals with comorbid ICD were significantly younger and had more admission diagnoses other than ICD. The results suggest high rates of ICDs among psychiatric inpatients that remain to be under-diagnosed in clinical routine...
  42. ncbi [Nocturnal eating in obese patients prior to bariatric surgery]
    Anna Katharina Rein
    Psychosomatische und Psychotherapeutische Abteilung, Universitatsklinikum Erlangen, Erlangen
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 57:442-7. 2007
    ..Measures of general psychopathology (depression and anxiety) also differed significantly with nocturnal eating patients reporting significantly more impairment. Binge eating disorder and nocturnal eating showed no association...
  43. doi Psychiatric disorders in bariatric surgery candidates: a review of the literature and results of a German prebariatric surgery sample
    Barbara Muhlhans
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital of Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:414-21. 2009
    ..To investigate the prevalence of Axis I psychopathology in bariatric surgery candidates and to compare our results with the findings of the few studies published thus far...
  44. doi [Night eating syndrome and nocturnal eating--what is it all about?]
    Barbara Muhlhans
    Psychosomatische und Psychotherapeutische Abteilung, Universitatsklinikum Erlangen
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 59:50-6. 2009
    ..In this article diagnostic criteria so far will be summarized and a rough differentiation of NES to related constructs and disorders will be given...
  45. ncbi Comparison of treatment seeking compulsive buyers in Germany and the United States
    Astrid Mueller
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Schwabachanlage 6, D 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Behav Res Ther 45:1629-38. 2007
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to compare a German (Bavaria) and an American (North Dakota) sample of women suffering from compulsive buying...
  46. doi Cognitive-perceptual factors in noncardiac chest pain and cardiac chest pain
    Stefanie Schroeder
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, University Hospital of Erlangen, Germany
    Psychosom Med 74:861-8. 2012
    ....
  47. doi Internet use among patients with psychosomatic disorders: what are the health-related demands and needs?
    Martin Teufel
    Medical University Hospital Tuebingen, Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Psychotherapy, Osianderstrasse 5, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Health Psychol 16:1120-6. 2011
    ..The survey results support the Internet's high potential in future treatment strategies for patients with psychosomatic disorders...
  48. doi [The application of ecological momentary assessment to the study of compulsive buying]
    Andrea Silbermann
    Psychosomatische und Psychotherapeutische Abteilung, Universitatsklinikum Erlangen
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 58:454-61. 2008
    ..Although mood got worse immediately after excessive buying, this negative consequence did not reduce the frequency of pathological behaviour. This could implicate a high presence-orientation and impulsivity of the patients...
  49. ncbi The needs of carers of patients with anorexia and bulimia nervosa
    Holmer Graap
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 16:21-9. 2008
    ..This study aims to assess the degree of distress and the need for support of carers of patients with anorexia and bulimia nervosa (BN)...
  50. doi Elevated cannabinoid 1 receptor mRNA is linked to eating disorder related behavior and attitudes in females with eating disorders
    Helge Frieling
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Erlangen, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 34:620-4. 2009
    ..The endocannabinoid system is involved in the regulation of appetite, food intake and energy balance...
  51. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of night eating in the German general population
    Martina de Zwaan
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    PLoS ONE 9:e97667. 2014
    ..The prevalence of NES was 1.1% using a cut-off on the Night Eating Questionnaire (NEQ) of 25. A positive screening for NES was positively associated with depression and anxiety, eating disorder psychopathology, and body weight. ..
  52. pmc The German version of the Material Values Scale
    Astrid Müller
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Psychosoc Med 10:Doc05. 2013
    ..Conclusion: Confirmatory factor analyses suggest a 2-factor model of the G-MVS. Overall, the results indicate the use of the G-MVS as a brief, psychometrically sound, and potentially valid measure for the assessment of material values. ..
  53. ncbi [Assessment of eating disorder psychopathology in pre-gastric banding candidates: interview or self-report questionnaire?]
    Ljubica Krajinovic
    Psychosomatische und Psychotherapeutische Abteilung des Universitätsklinikums Erlangen, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Schwabachanlage 6, 91054 Erlangen
    Psychother Psychosom Med Psychol 57:237-41. 2007
    ..The EDE-Q seems well-suited in assessing eating disorder psychopathology in obese pre-gastric banding patients. Yet, for the assessment of binge eating episodes the use of the questionnaire alone can not be recommended...
  54. ncbi Temperament subtypes in treatment seeking obese individuals: a latent profile analysis
    Astrid Müller
    Department of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 22:260-6. 2014
    ..This study aimed to investigate temperament subtypes in obese patients...
  55. ncbi [Doctor shopping: the difficult-to-manage patient]
    Martina de Zwaan
    Abteilung fur Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie, Universitatsklinikum Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
    Wien Med Wochenschr 156:431-4. 2006
    ..In many patients, psychotherapy should be recommended, although motivational work should already be initiated at the primary care stage...
  56. ncbi [Three cases of erythma ab igne (EAI) in patients with eating disorders]
    Julia Fischer
    Psychosomatische und Psychotherapeutische Abteilung, Universitatsklinikum Erlangen
    Neuropsychiatr 24:141-3. 2010
    ..Since there is no effective treatment, the most effective measure is immediate removal of the heat source...
  57. ncbi Spontaneous magnetoencephalographic activity in patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Christian Maihofner
    Department of Neurology, Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Schwabachanlage 6, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Brain Res 1129:200-5. 2007
    ..Therefore, we provide further functional neuroimaging evidence that the complex features of OCD have neural correlates, which may help in a future understanding of this disease...
  58. ncbi Association of catecholamine-O-methyltransferase and 5-HTTLPR genotype with eating disorder-related behavior and attitudes in females with eating disorders
    Helge Frieling
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Psychiatr Genet 16:205-8. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate, whether behavioral and attitudinal traits of the disorders can serve as phenotypes with a possible association with two common functional polymorphisms of the monoaminergic pathways...