Riccardo Dalle Grave

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Eating disorder not otherwise specified in an inpatient unit: the impact of altering the DSM-IV criteria for anorexia and bulimia nervosa
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital, Garda Vr, Italy
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 15:340-9. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The interpretation of symptoms of starvation/severe dietary restraint in eating disorder patients
    R Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital, Via Montebaldo 89, 37016 Garda Vr, Italy
    Eat Weight Disord 12:108-13. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Is amenorrhea a clinically useful criterion for the diagnosis of anorexia nervosa?
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital Via Montebaldo 89, 37016 Garda Vr, Italy
    Behav Res Ther 46:1290-4. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioural guided self-help for obesity: a preliminary research
    R Dalle Grave
    Unità Funzionale di Riabilitazione Nutrizionale, Casa di Cura Villa Garda, Garda Vr, Italy
    Eat Weight Disord 9:69-76. 2004
  5. pmc Resting Energy Expenditure in Anorexia Nervosa: Measured versus Estimated
    Marwan El Ghoch
    Department of Eating Disorder and Obesity, Villa Garda Hospital, Via Montebaldo, 89, 37016 Garda Vr, Italy
    J Nutr Metab 2012:652932. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle modification in the management of obesity: achievements and challenges
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorders, Villa Garda Hospital, Via Montebaldo, 89, 37016, Garda Vr, Italy
    Eat Weight Disord 18:339-49. 2013
  7. pmc Enhanced cognitive behaviour therapy for adolescents with anorexia nervosa: an alternative to family therapy?
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorders, Villa Garda Hospital, Garda Vr, Italy
    Behav Res Ther 51:R9-R12. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Features and management of compulsive exercising in eating disorders
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital, Via Montebaldo, 89, i 37016, Italy
    Phys Sportsmed 37:20-8. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Eating disorders: progress and challenges
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital, Garda Vr, Italy
    Eur J Intern Med 22:153-60. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Compulsive exercise to control shape or weight in eating disorders: prevalence, associated features, and treatment outcome
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating Disorder and Obesity, Villa Garda Hospital, 37016 Garda Vr, Italy
    Compr Psychiatry 49:346-52. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Eating disorder not otherwise specified in an inpatient unit: the impact of altering the DSM-IV criteria for anorexia and bulimia nervosa
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital, Garda Vr, Italy
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 15:340-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate (1) the Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified (EDNOS) prevalence in an eating disorder inpatient unit; (2) the impact of altering the diagnostic criteria for anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa on the prevalence of EDNOS...
  2. ncbi request reprint The interpretation of symptoms of starvation/severe dietary restraint in eating disorder patients
    R Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital, Via Montebaldo 89, 37016 Garda Vr, Italy
    Eat Weight Disord 12:108-13. 2007
    ..The data give further support to the recent cognitive-behavioural theory of eating disorders suggesting that eating disorder patients interpret some starvation/dietary restraint symptoms in terms of control...
  3. doi request reprint Is amenorrhea a clinically useful criterion for the diagnosis of anorexia nervosa?
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital Via Montebaldo 89, 37016 Garda Vr, Italy
    Behav Res Ther 46:1290-4. 2008
    ..Our data lend support to the hypothesis that the criterion "amenorrhea" is of no clinical utility in the diagnosis and treatment of AN and could be removed in the forthcoming DSM-V proposal...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioural guided self-help for obesity: a preliminary research
    R Dalle Grave
    Unità Funzionale di Riabilitazione Nutrizionale, Casa di Cura Villa Garda, Garda Vr, Italy
    Eat Weight Disord 9:69-76. 2004
    ..7% of GSH subjects and 15.1% of M-GSH subjects were able to maintain at least a 5% weight loss. The findings show that GSH is more effective than M-GSH in determining a significant short-term reduction of body weight...
  5. pmc Resting Energy Expenditure in Anorexia Nervosa: Measured versus Estimated
    Marwan El Ghoch
    Department of Eating Disorder and Obesity, Villa Garda Hospital, Via Montebaldo, 89, 37016 Garda Vr, Italy
    J Nutr Metab 2012:652932. 2012
    ..Conclusion. The data support the use of the FitMate method and the Müller et al. equation, but not the Harris-Benedict equation, to estimate REE in AN patients after short-term refeeding...
  6. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle modification in the management of obesity: achievements and challenges
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorders, Villa Garda Hospital, Via Montebaldo, 89, 37016, Garda Vr, Italy
    Eat Weight Disord 18:339-49. 2013
    ..These new strategies raise optimistic expectations for the effective management of obesity through lifestyle modification. ..
  7. pmc Enhanced cognitive behaviour therapy for adolescents with anorexia nervosa: an alternative to family therapy?
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorders, Villa Garda Hospital, Garda Vr, Italy
    Behav Res Ther 51:R9-R12. 2013
    ..Over the 60-week post-treatment follow-up period there was little change despite minimal subsequent treatment. These findings suggest that CBT-E may prove to be a cost-effective alternative to family-based treatment...
  8. doi request reprint Features and management of compulsive exercising in eating disorders
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital, Via Montebaldo, 89, i 37016, Italy
    Phys Sportsmed 37:20-8. 2009
    ..It also appears to be a predictor of poor treatment outcome. Literature are lacking regarding its treatment, but cognitive-behavioral therapy in its enhanced form appears to be a promising treatment in hospitalized patients...
  9. doi request reprint Eating disorders: progress and challenges
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital, Garda Vr, Italy
    Eur J Intern Med 22:153-60. 2011
    ..AIMS OF THIS REVIEW: To provide the readers with an update regarding our knowledge and understanding of eating disorders...
  10. ncbi request reprint Compulsive exercise to control shape or weight in eating disorders: prevalence, associated features, and treatment outcome
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating Disorder and Obesity, Villa Garda Hospital, 37016 Garda Vr, Italy
    Compr Psychiatry 49:346-52. 2008
    ..The study was aimed at assessing the prevalence of compulsive exercising to control shape and weight in eating disorders (EDs) and its relationship with treatment outcome...
  11. doi request reprint Personality dimensions and treatment drop-outs among eating disorder patients treated with cognitive behavior therapy
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital, Via Montebaldo, 89, 37016 Garda Vr, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 158:381-8. 2008
    ..Eating disorder patients with low Persistence scores are significantly less likely to complete inpatient treatment...
  12. doi request reprint Self-induced vomiting in eating disorders: Associated features and treatment outcome
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating Disorder and Obesity, Villa Garda Hospital, Via Montebaldo, 89, 37016 Garda Vr, Italy
    Behav Res Ther 47:680-4. 2009
    ..However, the three groups had similar dropout rates and outcomes in response to inpatient CBT, in keeping with the transdiagnostic theory of EDs...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effect of inpatient cognitive-behavioral therapy for eating disorders on temperament and character
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital, Garda, Verona, Italy
    Behav Res Ther 45:1335-44. 2007
    ..These results are relevant for future studies based on TCI...
  14. ncbi request reprint Body composition, eating disorder psychopathology, and psychological distress in anorexia nervosa: a longitudinal study
    Marwan El Ghoch
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorders, Villa Garda Hospital, Garda, Italy MEG, SC, and RDG the Department of Neurological and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy CM and the Department of Diagnostic, Clinical and Public Health, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy MP and NCB
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:771-8. 2014
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  15. ncbi request reprint Measured physical activity in anorexia nervosa: features and treatment outcome
    Marwan El Ghoch
    Department of Eating Disorders and Obesity, Villa Garda Hospital, 37016, Garda Verona, Italy
    Int J Eat Disord 46:709-12. 2013
    ..To assess the role of measured physical activity (PA) in anorexia nervosa treatment outcome, and to compare the PA of patients with anorexia nervosa with age-matched controls...
  16. ncbi request reprint Psychological variables associated with weight loss in obese patients seeking treatment at medical centers
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital, Garda, Italy
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:2010-6. 2009
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  17. doi request reprint Personality features of obese women in relation to binge eating and night eating
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital, Verona, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 207:86-91. 2013
    ..We conclude that personality traits differ between obese patients seeking treatment and controls, and the presence of disordered eating is associated with specific personality characteristics...
  18. doi request reprint Comparison between dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry and skinfolds thickness in assessing body fat in anorexia nervosa before and after weight restoration
    Marwan El Ghoch
    Department of Eating Disorder and Obesity, Villa Garda Hospital, Via Montebaldo, 89, 37016 Garda Vr, Italy
    Clin Nutr 31:911-6. 2012
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  19. doi request reprint Esophageal motility and symptoms in restricting and binge-eating/purging anorexia
    Luigi Benini
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Biomedical and Surgical Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 42:767-72. 2010
    ..Esophageal symptoms are common in anorexia nervosa, but it is not known whether they are associated with motility disorders, with different forms of the disease, and whether they respond to nutritional rehabilitation...
  20. ncbi request reprint Assessment of physical activity in anorexia nervosa and treatment outcome
    Marta Alberti
    Department of Neurological and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 45:1643-8. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to compare objective and subjective assessments of physical activity (PA) in patients with anorexia nervosa and its effect on treatment outcome...
  21. doi request reprint Underweight eating disorder without over-evaluation of shape and weight: Atypical anorexia nervosa?
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital, Garda Vr, Italy
    Int J Eat Disord 41:705-12. 2008
    ..We aimed to evaluate their clinical characteristics and treatment outcome, compared with anorexia nervosa (AN) cases...
  22. ncbi request reprint Weight loss expectations in obese patients and treatment attrition: an observational multicenter study
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Villa Garda Hospital, Garda, Verona, Italy
    Obes Res 13:1961-9. 2005
    ..To investigate the influence of weight loss expectations (expected 1-year BMI loss, dream and maximum acceptable BMI) on attrition in obese patients seeking treatment...
  23. ncbi request reprint Weight loss expectations in obese patients seeking treatment at medical centers
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Nutritional Rehabilitation, Villa Garda Hospital, Garda, Italy
    Obes Res 12:2005-12. 2004
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  24. pmc Inpatient cognitive behaviour therapy for anorexia nervosa: a randomized controlled trial
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorders, Villa Garda Hospital, Garda Vr, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 82:390-8. 2013
    ..Both programmes were derived from enhanced cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT-E) for eating disorders...
  25. doi request reprint A randomized trial of energy-restricted high-protein versus high-carbohydrate, low-fat diet in morbid obesity
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating Disorder and Obesity, Villa Garda Hospital, Via Montebaldo, 89, 37016 Garda Vr, Italy
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1774-81. 2013
    ..The aim was to compare the long-term effects of high-protein vs. high-carbohydrate diet (HPD, HCD), combined with cognitive behavior therapy (CBT)...
  26. doi request reprint Resting energy expenditure assessment in anorexia nervosa: comparison of indirect calorimetry, a multisensor monitor and the Müller equation
    Marwan El Ghoch
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorders, Villa Garda Hospital, Garda Vr, Verona, Italy
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 63:796-801. 2012
    ..In conclusion, the SWA does not appear to be an alternative to FitMate™ and Müller equation methods for assessing REE in AN patients...
  27. doi request reprint Objective and subjective binge eating in underweight eating disorders: associated features and treatment outcome
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating Disorder and Obesity, Villa Garda Hospital, Garda Vr, Italy
    Int J Eat Disord 45:370-6. 2012
    ..To define the utility of the DSM-IV-TR definition of binge eating, as it applies to anorexia nervosa (AN) and underweight eating disorder not otherwise specified (ED-NOS)...
  28. doi request reprint Night eating syndrome and weight loss outcome in obese patients
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital, Garda Vr, Italy
    Int J Eat Disord 44:150-6. 2011
    ..The clinical significance of diagnosing the night eating syndrome (NES) in obese individuals has not been clearly demonstrated. We aimed to test the effect of NES on weight loss outcome in obesity...
  29. doi request reprint Weight management, psychological distress and binge eating in obesity. A reappraisal of the problem
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital, Via Montebaldo 89, I 37016 Garda VR, Italy
    Appetite 54:269-73. 2010
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  30. doi request reprint Longstanding underweight eating disorder: associated features and treatment outcome
    Simona Calugi
    Department of Eating Disorder and Obesity, Verona, Italy
    Psychother Res 23:315-23. 2013
    ..This study provides preliminary evidence that I-CBT may be useful to treat L-ED and improve their eating disorder psychopathology...
  31. ncbi request reprint Persistent amenorrhoea in weight-recovered anorexics: psychological and biological aspects
    Francesca Brambilla
    Istituto di Clinica Psichiatrica, Universita, SUN, Naples, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 118:249-57. 2003
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  32. pmc Eating disorders, physical fitness and sport performance: a systematic review
    Marwan El Ghoch
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorders, Villa Garda Hospital, Via Montebaldo, Garda VR 89I 37016, Italy
    Nutrients 5:5140-60. 2013
    ..We set out to conduct a systematic review to determine their effect on physical fitness in the general population and on sport performance in athletes...
  33. ncbi request reprint Depression and treatment outcome in anorexia nervosa
    Simona Calugi
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorders, Villa Garda Hospital, Via Montebaldo 89, I 37016 Garda, VR, Italy Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 218:195-200. 2014
    ..These findings suggest that a diagnosis of MDE does not influence the outcome of inpatient treatment for anorexia nervosa patients, and that the severity of depression cannot be used to predict the success or failure of such treatment. ..
  34. pmc Cognitive-behavioral strategies to increase the adherence to exercise in the management of obesity
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital, Via Monte Baldo, 89, 37016 Garda, Verona, Italy
    J Obes 2011:348293. 2011
    ..Also in this area, we need to move from the traditional prescriptive approach towards a multidisciplinary intervention...
  35. pmc Lifestyle modification in the management of the metabolic syndrome: achievements and challenges
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Department of Eating and Weight Disorder, Villa Garda Hospital, Garda Vr, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes 3:373-85. 2010
    ..These new strategies raise optimistic expectations for an effective treatment of metabolic syndrome with lifestyle modifications, provided public health programs to change the environment where patients live support them...
  36. ncbi request reprint Marked increases in bone mineral density and biochemical markers of bone turnover in patients with anorexia nervosa gaining weight
    Ombretta Viapiana
    Department of Rheumathology, University of Verona, Valeggio Hospital, 37067 Valeggio S Mincio, Verona, Italy
    Bone 40:1073-7. 2007
    ..If weight is maintained, the overall improvement approach 1 SD within 1 year. The changes in both weight and BMD are correlated with improvements in bone formation markers and diminutions in a marker of bone resorption...
  37. ncbi request reprint Gastric emptying in patients with restricting and binge/purging subtypes of anorexia nervosa
    Luigi Benini
    Department of Biomedical and Surgical Sciences, Rehabilitation Hospital of Valeggio sM, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:1448-54. 2004
    ..Gastrointestinal symptoms are common in anorexia and in bulimia nervosa, but their relationship with gastric dysmotility and their possible improvement with refeeding are still debated...
  38. ncbi request reprint The effect of obesity management on body image in patients seeking treatment at medical centers
    Riccardo Dalle Grave
    Unit of Metabolic Diseases, Alma Mater University of Bologna, Policlinico S Orsola, Via Massarenti, 9, I 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2320-7. 2007
    ..Body image dissatisfaction is common in treatment-seeking patients with obesity. We aimed to investigate the effects of obesity management on body image in patients with obesity attending Italian medical centers for weight loss programs...
  39. ncbi request reprint Behavior therapy for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: The need for a multidisciplinary approach
    Stefano Bellentani
    Liver and Nutrition Center, Ramazzini Hospital, Carpi, Modena, Italy
    Hepatology 47:746-54. 2008
    ..Alternatively, general practitioners and physicians working in gastrointestinal units should limit their intervention to engage patients with NAFLD before referral to specialized teams set up for the treatment of diabetes and obesity...