Affiliation: University Hospital
- [New technologies for obesity treatment: on-line supported self-treatment program]I Carrard
Service d enseignement thÃ©rapeutique pour maladies chroniques, HUG, 1211 GenÃ¨ve
Rev Med Suisse 4:57-60. 2008..It contains eleven steps based on cognitive and behavioural therapy and has to be done under a psychologist's supervision...
- Evaluation of a guided internet self-treatment programme for bulimia nervosa in several European countriesI Carrard
University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
Eur Eat Disord Rev 19:138-49. 2011..Data were collected in four European countries where the programme was simultaneously used...
- Acceptance and efficacy of a guided internet self-help treatment program for obese patients with binge eating disorderCarrard Isabelle
Service of Therapeutic Education for Chronic Diseases, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
Clin Pract Epidemiol Ment Health 7:8-18. 2011..To improve dissemination, a self-help treatment program composed of eleven CBT based modules was implemented on the Internet and evaluated in a population of adult obese patients with BED...
- Comparison of obese and nonobese individuals with binge eating disorder: delicate boundary between binge eating disorder and non-purging bulimia nervosaIsabelle Carrard
Therapeutic Education Service for Chronic Diseases, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:350-4. 2012..To compare obese and nonobese individuals with binge eating disorder (BED) on demographic data, illness history, eating disorders and psychological health...
- Evaluation and deployment of evidence based patient self-management support program for Bulimia NervosaIsabelle Carrard
Psychiatric Liaison Unit, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
Int J Med Inform 75:101-9. 2006..This article presents initial results from a European multi-centre study to determine the effectiveness and feasibility of an online self-help treatment support program for Bulimia Nervosa (BN)...
- Relations between pure dietary and dietary-negative affect subtypes and impulsivity and reinforcement sensitivity in binge eating individualsIsabelle Carrard
Therapeutic Education Service for Chronic Diseases, University Hospitals of Geneva, Switzerland
Eat Behav 13:13-9. 2012..For these individuals, psychological interventions for BED should focus on inhibiting automatic responses to negative emotions...
- Randomised controlled trial of a guided self-help treatment on the Internet for binge eating disorderI Carrard
Service of Therapeutic Education for Chronic Diseases, University Hospitals of Geneva, Switzerland
Behav Res Ther 49:482-91. 2011..Dropouts exhibited more shape concern and a higher drive for thinness. Overall, a transfer of CBT-based self-help techniques to the Internet was well accepted by patients, and showed positive results for eating disorders psychopathology...
- Dance therapy improves self-body image among obese patientsSolange Muller-Pinget
Service of Therapeutic Education for Chronic Diseases, WHO Collaborating Centre, Department of Community Medicine, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
Patient Educ Couns 89:525-8. 2012..Changes in body image were evaluated in terms of four parameters: physical, psychological, cognitive, and social...
- [Managing impulsivity in obesity with problem solving]Christelle Crépin
Service d enseignement therapeutique pour maladies chroniques, HUG, 1211 Geneve
Rev Med Suisse 6:46-50. 2010..To help our patients manage their impulsivity, problem solving technique is described in details. It can be effective in helping patients to cope their binge eating episodes since problem solving can initiate action and change habits...
- Therapeutic education of diabetic patientsA Golay
Service of Therapeutic Education for Chronic Diseases, Department of Community Medicine, University Hospitals of Geneva 1211 Geneva 14
Diabetes Metab Res Rev 24:192-6. 2008..Thus, health care professionals teach, inform, train, negotiate with, motivate and accompany patients in the long-term follow-up of their illness...
- [Self-treament for bulimia on the Internet: first results in Switzerland]P Rouget
Departement de Psychiatrie, Service d accueil, d urgences et de liaison psychiatriques, HUG, Bd de la Cluse 51, 1205 Geneve
Rev Med Suisse 1:359-61. 2005..On the behalf European research fund "SALUT", the guide was implemented on the Internet. The first swiss results are very encouraging; particularly concerning symptoms and the questionnaires (SCL-90 and EDI-2)...
- Psychological factors and weight loss in bariatric surgeryZoltan Pataky
Service of Therapeutic Education for Chronic Diseases, WHO Collaborating Centre, University Hospitals of Geneva and University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
Curr Opin Gastroenterol 27:167-73. 2011..This review summarizes recent data about psychological disorders in obese patients before and after bariatric surgery as well as the assessment and impact of these factors on postsurgery outcomes...
- [Motivational interviewing integrated into cognitive behavioral therapy in obesity treatment]M Reiner
Service d enseignement therapeutique pour maladies chroniques, Département de médecine communautaire, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
Rev Med Suisse 6:677-81. 2010..Nowadays, motivational issues are widely recognized as a critical point. Motivational Interviewing is now considered as valuable to enhance compliance to treatments...
- Cognitive distortions in obese patients with or without eating disordersM Volery
Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
Eat Weight Disord 11:e123-6. 2006..Contrary to our hypothesis, we found no difference in evidence between the two obese groups with or without eating disorders. Possible perspectives for treatment are discussed...