Dasha E Nicholls
Affiliation: University College London
- Early intervention in eating disorders: a parent group approachDasha E Nicholls
Department of Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London, UK
Early Interv Psychiatry 6:357-67. 2012..We synthesize findings from five key theoretical domains, and present pilot data from a phase-specific early intervention for new onset EDs in young people...
- Childhood eating disorders: British national surveillance studyDasha E Nicholls
Department of Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, London, WC1N 3JH, UK
Br J Psychiatry 198:295-301. 2011..The incidence of eating disorders appears stable overall, but may be increasing in younger age groups. Data on incidence, clinical features and outcome of early-onset eating disorders are sparse...
- Managing anorexia nervosaDasha Nicholls
Feeding and Eating Disorders Service, Department of Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Great Ormond Street Hospital, Great Ormond Street, London WC1N 3JH, UK
Arch Dis Child 96:977-82. 2011..In the absence of a strong evidence base for some of these recommendations, local protocols based on best practice guidelines can reduce anxiety, increase cooperation and reduce risk...
- Childhood risk factors for lifetime anorexia nervosa by age 30 years in a national birth cohortDasha E Nicholls
Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:791-9. 2009..To examine whether previously identified childhood risk factors for anorexia nervosa (AN) predict self-reported lifetime AN by age 30 years in a prospective birth cohort...
- Body composition in early onset eating disordersD Nicholls
Brain and Behavioural Sciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
Eur J Clin Nutr 56:857-65. 2002..Although of value as screening instruments the limitation in disease states is their inability to discriminate fat and fat-free components of body weight...
- Medical instability and growth of children and adolescents with early onset eating disordersLee D Hudson
UCL Institute of Child Health, General and Adolescent Paediatrics, University College London, 30 Guilford Street, London, UK
Arch Dis Child 97:779-84. 2012..The authors present data on physical status at presentation from population-based surveillance systems in the UK and Ireland...
- Family-based behavioural treatment of obesity: acceptability and effectiveness in the UKC Edwards
Cancer Research Health Behaviour Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
Eur J Clin Nutr 60:587-92. 2006..CONCLUSIONS: These results establish that FBBT is feasible and acceptable in a clinical setting in Britain. They indicate that significant loss of overweight can be achieved using the programme without adverse psychological consequences...
- Managing obesity in secondary care: a personal practiceR Viner
Adolescent Medicine and Endocrinology, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK
Arch Dis Child 90:385-90. 2005..In the UK, the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health has recently issued excellent brief guidance on managing obesity in primary care, as has the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network...
- Classification of child and adolescent eating disturbances. Workgroup for Classification of Eating Disorders in Children and Adolescents (WCEDCA)T Bravender
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA 94305, USA
Int J Eat Disord 40:S117-22. 2007..The purpose of this article is to summarize major conceptual and clinical variables related to age-appropriate and developmentally appropriate classification of eating problems and disorders in children and adolescents...
- Validation of the Dutch Eating Behaviour Questionnaire parent version (DEBQ-P) in the Italian population: a screening tool to detect differences in eating behaviour among obese, overweight and normal-weight preadolescentsR Caccialanza
Department of Applied Health Sciences, Section of Human Nutrition, University of Pavia, Italy
Eur J Clin Nutr 58:1217-22. 2004..To validate the Dutch Eating Behaviour Questionnaire Parent version (DEBQ-P) in the Italian population and investigate the differences in eating behaviour among Italian normal-weight, overweight and obese preadolescents...