Nadia Micali

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Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Adolescent Eating Disorders Predict Psychiatric, High-Risk Behaviors and Weight Outcomes in Young Adulthood
    Nadia Micali
    Institute of Child Health, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Palliative Care and Pediatrics Section, University College London, and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York Electronic address
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 54:652-659.e1. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Adolescent eating disorder behaviours and cognitions: gender-specific effects of child, maternal and family risk factors
    N Micali
    N Micali, MD, PhD, University College London Institute of Child Health, Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, London B De Stavola, PhD, Centre for Statistical Methodology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine G Ploubidis, PhD, Department of Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London E Simonoff, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry and National Institute of Health Research Biomedical Research Unity for Mental Health, London J Treasure, MBBS, PhD, Eating Disorders Research Unit, Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK A E Field, ScD, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 207:320-7. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Frequency and patterns of eating disorder symptoms in early adolescence
    Nadia Micali
    Institute of Child Health, Behavioral and Brain Sciences Unit, University College London, London, United Kingdom Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:574-81. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Nutritional intake and dietary patterns in pregnancy: a longitudinal study of women with lifetime eating disorders
    Nadia Micali
    Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London, 4th Floor, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Br J Nutr 108:2093-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Perinatal outcomes and gestational weight gain in women with eating disorders: a population-based cohort study
    N Micali
    Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    BJOG 119:1493-502. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Eating patterns in a population-based sample of children aged 5 to 7 years: association with psychopathology and parentally perceived impairment
    Nadia Micali
    Brain and Behavioural Sciences Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 32:572-80. 2011
  7. pmc Prospective association of common eating disorders and adverse outcomes
    Alison E Field
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e289-95. 2012
  8. pmc Prospective associations of concerns about physique and the development of obesity, binge drinking, and drug use among adolescent boys and young adult men
    Alison E Field
    Division of Adolescent Young Adult Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts2Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts3Department of Epidemi
    JAMA Pediatr 168:34-9. 2014
  9. pmc Longitudinal associations between binge eating and overeating and adverse outcomes among adolescents and young adults: does loss of control matter?
    Kendrin R Sonneville
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:149-55. 2013
  10. doi request reprint A longitudinal investigation of nutrition and dietary patterns in children of mothers with eating disorders
    Abigail Easter
    Section of Eating Disorders, Department of Psychological Medicine and Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr 163:173-8.e1. 2013

Detail Information

Publications40

  1. doi request reprint Adolescent Eating Disorders Predict Psychiatric, High-Risk Behaviors and Weight Outcomes in Young Adulthood
    Nadia Micali
    Institute of Child Health, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Palliative Care and Pediatrics Section, University College London, and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York Electronic address
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 54:652-659.e1. 2015
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Adolescent eating disorder behaviours and cognitions: gender-specific effects of child, maternal and family risk factors
    N Micali
    N Micali, MD, PhD, University College London Institute of Child Health, Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, London B De Stavola, PhD, Centre for Statistical Methodology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine G Ploubidis, PhD, Department of Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London E Simonoff, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry and National Institute of Health Research Biomedical Research Unity for Mental Health, London J Treasure, MBBS, PhD, Eating Disorders Research Unit, Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK A E Field, ScD, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 207:320-7. 2015
    ..Eating disorder behaviours begin in adolescence. Few longitudinal studies have investigated childhood risk and protective FACTORS...
  3. doi request reprint Frequency and patterns of eating disorder symptoms in early adolescence
    Nadia Micali
    Institute of Child Health, Behavioral and Brain Sciences Unit, University College London, London, United Kingdom Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:574-81. 2014
    ..We aimed to determine the prevalence of ED symptoms in early adolescence, derive symptoms dimensions, and determine their effects on social and psychological outcomes and subsequent body mass index (BMI)...
  4. doi request reprint Nutritional intake and dietary patterns in pregnancy: a longitudinal study of women with lifetime eating disorders
    Nadia Micali
    Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London, 4th Floor, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Br J Nutr 108:2093-9. 2012
    ..Important differences in relation to meat eating and vegetarianism were highlighted, as well as high caffeine consumption. These differences might have an important impact on fetal development...
  5. doi request reprint Perinatal outcomes and gestational weight gain in women with eating disorders: a population-based cohort study
    N Micali
    Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    BJOG 119:1493-502. 2012
    ..To investigate adverse perinatal outcomes and gestational weight gain trajectories in women with lifetime (current/past) eating disorders (ED: anorexia nervosa [AN] and bulimia nervosa [BN])...
  6. doi request reprint Eating patterns in a population-based sample of children aged 5 to 7 years: association with psychopathology and parentally perceived impairment
    Nadia Micali
    Brain and Behavioural Sciences Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 32:572-80. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Prospective association of common eating disorders and adverse outcomes
    Alison E Field
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e289-95. 2012
    ..Our objective was to evaluate whether BN and subtypes of EDNOS are predictive of developing adverse outcomes...
  8. pmc Prospective associations of concerns about physique and the development of obesity, binge drinking, and drug use among adolescent boys and young adult men
    Alison E Field
    Division of Adolescent Young Adult Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts2Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts3Department of Epidemi
    JAMA Pediatr 168:34-9. 2014
    ..A broader range of eating disorders needs to be defined to diagnose these illnesses appropriately in males...
  9. pmc Longitudinal associations between binge eating and overeating and adverse outcomes among adolescents and young adults: does loss of control matter?
    Kendrin R Sonneville
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:149-55. 2013
    ..To investigate the association between overeating (without loss of control) and binge eating (overeating with loss of control) and adverse outcomes...
  10. doi request reprint A longitudinal investigation of nutrition and dietary patterns in children of mothers with eating disorders
    Abigail Easter
    Section of Eating Disorders, Department of Psychological Medicine and Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr 163:173-8.e1. 2013
    ..To investigate dietary patterns and nutritional intake in children of mothers with eating disorders...
  11. doi request reprint The effects of maternal eating disorders on offspring childhood and early adolescent psychiatric disorders
    Nadia Micali
    University College London UCL Institute of Child Health, Behavioral and Brain Sciences Unit, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Eat Disord 47:385-93. 2014
    ..We aimed to investigate psychiatric disorders at age 7, 10, and 13 years in offspring of women with eating disorders prior to pregnancy and investigate the relative contribution of other psychiatric disorders...
  12. pmc Assessing eating disorder symptoms in adolescence: is there a role for multiple informants?
    Sonja A Swanson
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts
    Int J Eat Disord 47:475-82. 2014
    ..Studies of adolescent psychiatric disorders often collect information from adolescents and parents, yet most eating disorder epidemiologic studies only rely on adolescent report...
  13. doi request reprint Emotional Processing, Recognition, Empathy and Evoked Facial Expression in Eating Disorders: An Experimental Study to Map Deficits in Social Cognition
    Valentina Cardi
    Section of Eating Disorders, Psychological Medicine, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 10:e0133827. 2015
    ..e. happiness) or negative (i.e. sadness and anger) emotions...
  14. doi request reprint Are the symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder temporally stable in children/adolescents? A prospective naturalistic study
    Lorena Fernández de la Cruz
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Psychiatry Res 209:196-201. 2013
    ..The content of OCD symptoms is relatively stable across time in young people. Most changes observed were attributable to clinical improvement/remission and occurred within rather than between symptom dimensions. ..
  15. doi request reprint Maternal eating disorders and infant feeding difficulties: maternal and child mediators in a longitudinal general population study
    Nadia Micali
    King s College London, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Department, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:800-7. 2011
    ..We aimed to determine the role of maternal anxiety and depression in mediating the risk for feeding difficulties in infants of women with ED...
  16. doi request reprint Development and validation of a scale to measure caregiver skills in eating disorders
    Rebecca Hibbs
    Section of Eating Disorders, Department of Psychological Medicine, King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Eat Disord 48:290-7. 2015
    ..A further aim is to assess whether this scale is sensitive to change following skills-based caregiver interventions...
  17. doi request reprint Children with very early onset obsessive-compulsive disorder: clinical features and treatment outcome
    Eriko Nakatani
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 52:1261-8. 2011
    ..The present study represents the first investigation into the effect of age at onset of OCD on clinical characteristics and response to treatment in a paediatric sample...
  18. doi request reprint Recognising the symptoms: how common are eating disorders in pregnancy?
    Abigail Easter
    Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 21:340-4. 2013
    ..This study aimed to investigate eating disorder diagnostic status and related symptoms in early pregnancy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Eating disorders symptoms in pregnancy: a longitudinal study of women with recent and past eating disorders and obesity
    Nadia Micali
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
    J Psychosom Res 63:297-303. 2007
    ..To determine the impact of pregnancy on eating disorders (ED) symptoms using data from a large prospective, community-based cohort study...
  20. pmc Prevalence of purging at age 16 and associations with negative outcomes among girls in three community-based cohorts
    Francesca Solmi
    Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 56:87-96. 2015
    ..This study examines the prevalence of purging among 16-year-old girls across three countries and their association with substance use and psychological comorbidity...
  21. doi request reprint Pregnancy and post-partum depression and anxiety in a longitudinal general population cohort: the effect of eating disorders and past depression
    Nadia Micali
    King s College London, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Department, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Affect Disord 131:150-7. 2011
    ....
  22. pmc Antenatal and postnatal psychopathology among women with current and past eating disorders: longitudinal patterns
    Abigail Easter
    Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 23:19-27. 2015
    ..2014 The Authors. European Eating Disorders Review published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. ..
  23. pmc The early cognitive development of children at high risk of developing an eating disorder
    Radha Kothari
    Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 22:152-6. 2014
    ..This suggests difficulties may be present prior to onset, potentially affecting risk status for development of ED. Findings contribute to an understanding of aetiology, and design of prevention/intervention strategies...
  24. ncbi request reprint Risk of major adverse perinatal outcomes in women with eating disorders
    Nadia Micali
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Box 085, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 190:255-9. 2007
    ..Low birth weight, prematurity and higher miscarriage rates have previously been reported in women with eating disorders...
  25. pmc A latent class analysis to empirically describe eating disorders through developmental stages
    Sonja A Swanson
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts
    Int J Eat Disord 47:762-72. 2014
    ..Using latent class analyses, we sought to empirically classify disordered eating in females from preadolescence to young adulthood, and assess the association between classes and adverse outcomes...
  26. doi request reprint Biological effects of a maternal ED on pregnancy and foetal development: a review
    Nadia Micali
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 17:448-54. 2009
    ..Maternal EDs during pregnancy are likely to have important long-term biological effects on the foetus. Further research needs to clarify potential biological risk mechanisms highlighted in this review...
  27. doi request reprint Infant feeding and weight in the first year of life in babies of women with eating disorders
    Nadia Micali
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    J Pediatr 154:55-60.e1. 2009
    ..To examine feeding patterns and growth in the first year of life in infants of women with eating disorders in a population-based cohort...
  28. pmc Emotional processing of infants displays in eating disorders
    Valentina Cardi
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, Section of Eating Disorders, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e113191. 2014
    ..The aim of this study is to examine emotional processing of infant displays in people with Eating Disorders (EDs)...
  29. doi request reprint A systematic review of obstetric complications as risk factors for eating disorder and a meta-analysis of delivery method and prematurity
    Isabel Krug
    Eating Disorders Unit of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, UK
    Physiol Behav 109:51-62. 2013
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Diagnosing eating disorders in adolescents: a comparison of the eating disorder examination and the development and well-being assessment
    Jennifer House
    Section of Family Therapy, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Eat Disord 41:535-41. 2008
    ..To compare the diagnostic properties of the Eating Disorder Examination (EDE) and the online version of the Development and Well-Being Assessment (DAWBA)...
  31. pmc Growth trajectories in the children of mothers with eating disorders: a longitudinal study
    Abigail Easter
    Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, University College London, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    BMJ Open 4:e004453. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to examine longitudinal patterns of growth trajectories in children of women with eating disorders (ED): anorexia nervosa (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN)...
  32. pmc Childhood psychopathology in children of women with eating disorders: understanding risk mechanisms
    Nadia Micali
    Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, UCL, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 55:124-34. 2014
    ..We aimed to determine the effect of maternal ED on childhood psychopathology in a large population-based cohort and investigate relevant risk pathways using structural equation modeling (SEM)...
  33. doi request reprint Are obesity risk genes associated with binge eating in adolescence?
    Nadia Micali
    Population, Policy and Practice Research Programme, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Palliative Care and Pediatrics Section, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 23:1729-36. 2015
    ..We hypothesized that higher BMI and binge eating might share a common genetic etiology...
  34. doi request reprint Intimate partner violence among women with eating disorders during the perinatal period
    Radha Kothari
    Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, UCL Division of Psychology and Language Sciences, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Eat Disord 48:727-35. 2015
    ..Prevalence of IPV is high among women with eating disorders (ED); however, prevalence of IPV during the perinatal period among women with ED is unknown...
  35. pmc Validation of the SCOFF questionnaire for eating disorders in a multiethnic general population sample
    Francesca Solmi
    Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Eat Disord 48:312-6. 2015
    ..This study aimed to validate the SCOFF, an eating disorders (ED) screening questionnaire, in a multiethnic general population sample of adults...
  36. doi request reprint Experienced Carers Helping Others (ECHO): protocol for a pilot randomised controlled trial to examine a psycho-educational intervention for adolescents with anorexia nervosa and their carers
    Charlotte Rhind
    Section of Eating Disorders, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 22:267-77. 2014
    ..The findings from this pilot trial will be used in preparation for executing a definitive trial to determine the impact of the preferred variant of ECHO to improve treatment outcomes for AN...
  37. doi request reprint Structure of obsessive-compulsive symptoms in pediatric OCD
    David Mataix-Cols
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, P O Box 69, De Crespigny Park, UK
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:773-8. 2008
    ..It is unclear whether the structure of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) symptoms seen in adults is preserved in pediatric samples...
  38. doi request reprint Eating disorder psychopathology, brain structure, neuropsychological correlates and risk mechanisms in very preterm young adults
    Nadia Micali
    Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 23:147-55. 2015
    ..2015 The Authors. European Eating Disorders Review published by John Wiley &Sons, Ltd...
  39. pmc 2D:4D ratio in children at familial high-risk for eating disorders: The role of prenatal testosterone exposure
    Radha Kothari
    Behavioral and Brain Sciences Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Hum Biol 26:176-82. 2014
    ..Our aim was to determine whether 2D:4D ratio, a marker for in utero testosterone exposure, is associated with risk for ED in a large population-based cohort: the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC)...