Anouk Keizer


Affiliation: Utrecht University
Country: The Netherlands


  1. Keizer A, Smeets M, Dijkerman H, Uzunbajakau S, van Elburg A, Postma A. Too fat to fit through the door: first evidence for disturbed body-scaled action in anorexia nervosa during locomotion. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e64602 pubmed publisher
    ..Body representation disturbances in AN are thus more pervasive than previously assumed: They do not only affect (conscious) cognition and perception, but (unconscious) actions as well. ..
  2. Keizer A, Smeets M, Dijkerman H, van den Hout M, Klugkist I, van Elburg A, et al. Tactile body image disturbance in anorexia nervosa. Psychiatry Res. 2011;190:115-20 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results imply that body image disturbances in AN are more widespread than previously assumed as they not only affect visual mental imagery, but also extend to disturbances in somatosensory aspects of body image. ..
  3. Keizer A, de Jong J, Bartlema L, Dijkerman C. Visual perception of the arm manipulates the experienced pleasantness of touch. Dev Cogn Neurosci. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..These findings shed a new light on the underlying mechanisms of how humans experience pleasant touch and show that pleasant touch not solely dependents on bottom up information. ..

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