Nadia Micali

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. 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)...
  2. 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...
  3. 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])...
  4. 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
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  5. 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...
  6. 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. ..
  7. 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...
  8. 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. ..
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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
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  12. 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...
  13. 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)...
  14. 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...
  15. 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)...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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)...