Frances A Carter

Summary

Affiliation: Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Screening and treatment for depression during pregnancy: a cautionary note
    Frances A Carter
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:255-61. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint What is worse for your sex life: starving, being depressed, or a new baby?
    Frances A Carter
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 40:664-7. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Cue reactivity in bulimia nervosa: A useful self-report approach
    Frances A Carter
    University Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine, Otago University, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 39:694-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Role of exposure with response prevention in cognitive-behavioral therapy for bulimia nervosa: three-year follow-up results
    Frances A Carter
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine, Otago University, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 33:127-35. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Weight suppression predicts weight gain over treatment but not treatment completion or outcome in bulimia nervosa
    Frances A Carter
    University Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine, Otago University, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:936-40. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of childbirth following treatment for bulimia nervosa
    Frances A Carter
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Otago University, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 34:337-42. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Bulimia nervosa, childbirth, and psychopathology
    Frances A Carter
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine, Otago University, PO Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Psychosom Res 55:357-61. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Patterns of weight change after treatment for bulimia nervosa
    Frances A Carter
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 36:12-21. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Cesarean section and postpartum depression: a review of the evidence examining the link
    Frances A Carter
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Psychosom Med 68:321-30. 2006
  10. doi request reprint The Yale-Brown-Cornell eating disorder scale in women with anorexia nervosa: what is it measuring?
    Jennifer Jordan
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 42:267-74. 2009

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Screening and treatment for depression during pregnancy: a cautionary note
    Frances A Carter
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:255-61. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the recruitment and retention of depressed pregnant women, identified initially through screening, to a randomized controlled psychotherapy trial...
  2. ncbi request reprint What is worse for your sex life: starving, being depressed, or a new baby?
    Frances A Carter
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 40:664-7. 2007
    ..To compare the current sexual functioning of women in an intimate relationship with anorexia nervosa, with major depression, and in the postpartum period...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cue reactivity in bulimia nervosa: A useful self-report approach
    Frances A Carter
    University Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine, Otago University, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 39:694-9. 2006
    ..To examine the usefulness of a self-report questionnaire in the assessment of cue reactivity among women treated for bulimia nervosa...
  4. ncbi request reprint Role of exposure with response prevention in cognitive-behavioral therapy for bulimia nervosa: three-year follow-up results
    Frances A Carter
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine, Otago University, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 33:127-35. 2003
    ..The current study evaluated the 3-year outcome of a randomized clinical trial that compared the additive efficacy of exposure-based versus nonexposure-based behavioral treatments (BT) with a core of cognitive-behavior therapy (CBT)...
  5. doi request reprint Weight suppression predicts weight gain over treatment but not treatment completion or outcome in bulimia nervosa
    Frances A Carter
    University Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine, Otago University, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:936-40. 2008
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of childbirth following treatment for bulimia nervosa
    Frances A Carter
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Otago University, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 34:337-42. 2003
    ..This study examined women who had babies during 5 year follow-up after having been treated for bulimia nervosa...
  7. ncbi request reprint Bulimia nervosa, childbirth, and psychopathology
    Frances A Carter
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine, Otago University, PO Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Psychosom Res 55:357-61. 2003
    ..To examine whether having a baby following treatment for bulimia nervosa places women at increased risk for continuing or relapsing eating disorders or major depression...
  8. ncbi request reprint Patterns of weight change after treatment for bulimia nervosa
    Frances A Carter
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 36:12-21. 2004
    ..The current study examined changes in weight and body mass index (BMI) at 5-year follow-up among women treated for bulimia nervosa...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cesarean section and postpartum depression: a review of the evidence examining the link
    Frances A Carter
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Psychosom Med 68:321-30. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the evidence for an association between cesarean section and postpartum depression...
  10. doi request reprint The Yale-Brown-Cornell eating disorder scale in women with anorexia nervosa: what is it measuring?
    Jennifer Jordan
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 42:267-74. 2009
    ..This study examines the YBC-EDS in relation to eating disorder psychopathology, obsessionality, and impulsivity variables in women with anorexia nervosa (AN) and sensitivity of the YBC-EDS to change after psychotherapy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Specific and nonspecific comorbidity in anorexia nervosa
    Jennifer Jordan
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 41:47-56. 2008
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Complex personality disorder in bulimia nervosa
    Sarah L Rowe
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, PO Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Compr Psychiatry 51:592-8. 2010
    ..Tyrer's dimensional model using severity as a form of categorizing PDs was used to compare eating disorder outcome in women with bulimia nervosa (BN) over 3 years...
  13. ncbi request reprint Bipolar II disorder: personality and outcome in two clinical samples
    Peter R Joyce
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:433-8. 2004
    ..To compare the personality traits and disorders of patients with bipolar II disorder and major depression and to examine the impact on treatment outcome of a bipolar II diagnosis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Three psychotherapies for anorexia nervosa: a randomized, controlled trial
    Virginia V W McIntosh
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, P O Box 4345, 4 Oxford Terrace, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Am J Psychiatry 162:741-7. 2005
    ..Cognitive behavior therapy and interpersonal psychotherapy are effective in a related disorder, bulimia nervosa. There are theoretical and treatment indications for these therapies in anorexia nervosa...
  15. ncbi request reprint Does avoidant personality disorder impact on the outcome of treatment for bulimia nervosa?
    Sarah L Rowe
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 43:420-7. 2010
    ..To examine the impact of avoidant personality disorder (AVPD) on bulimia nervosa (BN) treatment outcome over 3 years...
  16. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and psychoactive substance use disorder comorbidity in anorexia nervosa or depression
    Jennifer Jordan
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 34:211-9. 2003
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Impact of borderline personality disorder on bulimia nervosa
    Sarah L Rowe
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:1021-9. 2008
    ....
  18. doi request reprint The long-term efficacy of three psychotherapies for anorexia nervosa: a randomized, controlled trial
    Frances A Carter
    University Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 44:647-54. 2011
    ..To evaluate the long-term efficacy of three psychotherapies for anorexia nervosa...
  19. ncbi request reprint Specialist supportive clinical management for anorexia nervosa
    Virginia V W McIntosh
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 39:625-32. 2006
    ..This article presents the rationale for, and description of, a nonspecialized therapy for anorexia nervosa, called specialist supportive clinical management (SSCM)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics associated with premature termination from outpatient psychotherapy for anorexia nervosa
    Jennifer Jordan
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, Christchurch, New Zealand Canterbury District Health Board, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 22:278-84. 2014
    ..This study explores clinical characteristics potentially associated with PTT in a randomised controlled outpatient psychotherapy trial for anorexia nervosa (AN)...
  21. doi request reprint Suitability and acceptability of computerised cognitive behaviour therapy for anxiety disorders in secondary care
    Frances A Carter
    Clinical Research Unit, Canterbury District Health Board, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 47:142-52. 2013
    ..To evaluate the suitability and acceptability of computerised cognitive behaviour therapy (CCBT)...
  22. ncbi request reprint The psychobiology and diagnostic significance of amenorrhea in patients with anorexia nervosa
    Kelly A Gendall
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Fertil Steril 85:1531-5. 2006
    ..3-9.9; P = .02), low novelty seeking scores (OR = 0.7; 95% CI = 0.58-0.94; P = .02), and low systolic blood pressure (OR = 0.9; 95% CI = 0.84-0.99; P = .046) were predictors of amenorrhea independent of body mass index...
  23. doi request reprint Improving psychological treatment for obesity. Which eating behaviours should we target?
    Frances A Carter
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch and Canterbury District Health Board, P O Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Appetite 58:1063-9. 2012
    ..Particular attention is paid to 'grazing,' a relatively neglected high risk eating behaviour for weight gain...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cue reactivity as a predictor of outcome with bulimia nervosa
    Frances A Carter
    University Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine, Otago University, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 31:240-50. 2002
    ..Implications for future research are discussed...
  25. ncbi request reprint The effect of bulimia nervosa on plasma glucose and lipids
    Kelly A Gendall
    University Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine, University of Otago, PO Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Physiol Behav 77:99-105. 2002
    ..We conclude that a protracted course of BN may result in clinically insignificant increases in glucose concentrations and may attenuate the decrease in total cholesterol that is observed in women who recover from BN...
  26. ncbi request reprint Childhood gastrointestinal complaints in women with bulimia nervosa
    Kelly A Gendall
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 37:256-60. 2005
    ..The current study describes childhood gastrointestinal (GI) complaints in adult women presenting for a treatment trial for bulimia nervosa (BN) and examines the correlates of BN symptomatology...
  27. doi request reprint Childhood obesity prevention programs: how do they affect eating pathology and other psychological measures?
    Frances A Carter
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine, Otago University, PO Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Psychosom Med 70:363-71. 2008
    ..First, to examine how well eating pathology and other psychological measures have been assessed by childhood obesity prevention programs. Second, to evaluate the impact of these programs on eating pathology and other psychological measures...
  28. doi request reprint Effectiveness of computerised cognitive behaviour therapy for anxiety disorders in secondary care
    Caroline J Bell
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 46:630-40. 2012
    ....
  29. doi request reprint The impact of learning environment disruption on medical student performance
    Tim J Wilkinson
    Department of Medical Education, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Med Educ 47:210-3. 2013
    ..This study aimed to quantify the effects of two distinct and separate disruptions caused by earthquakes to a medical school learning environment on two separate cohorts of Year 5 medical students...
  30. ncbi request reprint The NEEDNT Food List: non-essential, energy-dense, nutritionally-deficient foods
    Jane L Elmslie
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago Christchurch, PO Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 125:84-92. 2012
    ..Conclusions: The NEEDNT Food List will be a useful tool for medical practitioners and other health professionals working with people wanting to lose weight [corrected]...
  31. ncbi request reprint The effect of cognitive-behavioral therapy for bulimia nervosa on temperament and character as measured by the temperament and character inventory
    Charles B Anderson
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 43:182-8. 2002
    ..These results suggest that the elements of CBT affecting self-directedness may hold promise for enhancing the effectiveness of treatment for BN...