Kamryn T Eddy

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Personality pathology and substance abuse in eating disorders: a longitudinal study
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:203-8. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Eating pathology in East African women: the role of media exposure and globalization
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:196-202. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint A multidimensional meta-analysis of psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Department of Psychology, Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 24:1011-30. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Eating disorder pathology among overweight treatment-seeking youth: clinical correlates and cross-sectional risk modeling
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, 648 Beacon Street, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:2360-71. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Should bulimia nervosa be subtyped by history of anorexia nervosa? A longitudinal validation
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:S67-71. 2007
  6. doi request reprint A personality classification system for eating disorders: a longitudinal study
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Massachusetts General Hospital, 2 Longfellow Place, Suite 200, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 49:551-60. 2008
  7. pmc Postprandial oxytocin secretion is associated with severity of anxiety and depressive symptoms in anorexia nervosa
    Elizabeth A Lawson
    Neuroendocrine Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:e451-7. 2013
  8. doi request reprint A longitudinal investigation of mortality in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa
    Debra L Franko
    Harris Center for Education and Advocacy in Eating Disorders and Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 170:917-25. 2013
  9. pmc Oxytocin secretion is associated with severity of disordered eating psychopathology and insular cortex hypoactivation in anorexia nervosa
    Elizabeth A Lawson
    Neuroendocrine Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:E1898-908. 2012
  10. pmc Leptin levels are associated with decreased depressive symptoms in women across the weight spectrum, independent of body fat
    Elizabeth A Lawson
    Neuroendocrine Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 76:520-5. 2012

Research Grants

  1. Eating pathology among youth with obesity
    Kamryn Eddy; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Personality pathology and substance abuse in eating disorders: a longitudinal study
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:203-8. 2008
    ..This study investigates longitudinal associations between personality and substance use...
  2. ncbi request reprint Eating pathology in East African women: the role of media exposure and globalization
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:196-202. 2007
    ..Future research should replicate these findings to clarify the role of Western media in the development of ED pathology...
  3. ncbi request reprint A multidimensional meta-analysis of psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Department of Psychology, Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 24:1011-30. 2004
    ..More research on combined pharmacological and psychotherapeutic interventions is also indicated...
  4. ncbi request reprint Eating disorder pathology among overweight treatment-seeking youth: clinical correlates and cross-sectional risk modeling
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, 648 Beacon Street, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:2360-71. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Should bulimia nervosa be subtyped by history of anorexia nervosa? A longitudinal validation
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:S67-71. 2007
    ..To determine whether a past diagnosis of anorexia nervosa (AN) predicts longitudinal course and outcome among women with bulimia nervosa (BN)...
  6. doi request reprint A personality classification system for eating disorders: a longitudinal study
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Massachusetts General Hospital, 2 Longfellow Place, Suite 200, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 49:551-60. 2008
    ..Longitudinal outcomes for personality subtypes have not been examined...
  7. pmc Postprandial oxytocin secretion is associated with severity of anxiety and depressive symptoms in anorexia nervosa
    Elizabeth A Lawson
    Neuroendocrine Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:e451-7. 2013
    ..A meal may represent a significant source of stress in patients with disordered eating. We therefore investigated the association between postprandial oxytocin secretion and symptoms of anxiety and depression in anorexia nervosa...
  8. doi request reprint A longitudinal investigation of mortality in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa
    Debra L Franko
    Harris Center for Education and Advocacy in Eating Disorders and Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 170:917-25. 2013
    ....
  9. pmc Oxytocin secretion is associated with severity of disordered eating psychopathology and insular cortex hypoactivation in anorexia nervosa
    Elizabeth A Lawson
    Neuroendocrine Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:E1898-908. 2012
    ..The relationships between oxytocin, food-motivation neurocircuitry, and disordered eating psychopathology have not been investigated in humans...
  10. pmc Leptin levels are associated with decreased depressive symptoms in women across the weight spectrum, independent of body fat
    Elizabeth A Lawson
    Neuroendocrine Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 76:520-5. 2012
    ..We investigated the relationship between leptin and ghrelin levels and symptoms of depression, anxiety and perceived stress in women across the weight spectrum...
  11. pmc Diagnostic classification of eating disorders in children and adolescents: how does DSM-IV-TR compare to empirically-derived categories?
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:277-87; quiz 293. 2010
    ....
  12. pmc Diagnostic crossover in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa: implications for DSM-V
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2 Longfellow Place, Suite 200, Boston, MA 02214, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:245-50. 2008
    ..This study was designed to examine diagnostic crossover longitudinally in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa to inform the validity of the DSM-IV-TR eating disorders classification system...
  13. doi request reprint An investigation of the joint longitudinal trajectories of low body weight, binge eating, and purging in women with anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa
    Jason M Lavender
    Department of Psychology, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 44:679-86. 2011
    ..To describe the longitudinal course of three core eating disorder symptoms-low body weight, binge eating, and purging-in women with anorexia nervosa (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN) using a novel statistical approach...
  14. pmc Depression and eating disorders: treatment and course
    David Mischoulon
    Depression Clinical and Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Affect Disord 130:470-7. 2011
    ..We examined the course of major depressive disorder (MDD) and predictors of MDD recovery and relapse in a longitudinal sample of women with eating disorders (ED)...
  15. pmc Elevated pre-morbid weights in bulimic individuals are usually surpassed post-morbidly: implications for perpetuation of the disorder
    Jena A Shaw
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 45:512-23. 2012
    ..To determine how often patients diagnosed with bulimia nervosa (BN) surpass their highest pre-morbid weight during the course of their disorder...
  16. doi request reprint Eating disorder not otherwise specified in adolescents
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Massachusetts General Hospital, 2 Longfellow Place, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:156-64. 2008
    ..To examine the frequency, type, and clinical severity of eating disorder not otherwise specified (EDNOS) in adolescents seeking treatment through an outpatient eating disorders service...
  17. ncbi request reprint Predictors of mortality in eating disorders
    Pamela K Keel
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 1320 William James Hall, 33 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:179-83. 2003
    ..However, potential predictors of mortality, such as comorbid psychiatric illnesses, remain unclear. We sought to determine mortality ratios and predictors of fatal outcome in women diagnosed as having anorexia or bulimia nervosa...
  18. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal comparison of anorexia nervosa subtypes
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 31:191-201. 2002
    ..To compare patients with restricting anorexia nervosa (ANR) and binge/purge anorexia nervosa (ANBP) on measures of impulsivity, course, and outcome...
  19. doi request reprint Empirical identification and validation of eating disorder phenotypes in a multisite clinical sample
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02214, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:41-9. 2009
    ..Future research should examine longitudinal stability of empirically-derived phenotypes and incremental validity of alternative classification schema to inform DSM-V...
  20. doi request reprint Impulsivity and personality variables in adolescents with eating disorders
    Christina L Boisseau
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:251-9. 2009
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Weight suppression predicts time to remission from bulimia nervosa
    Michael R Lowe
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 79:772-6. 2011
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  22. ncbi request reprint Strategic memory in adults with anorexia nervosa: are there similarities to obsessive compulsive spectrum disorders?
    Bonnie J Sherman
    Center for Excellence in Women s Health, Boston University Medical Center, and Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 39:468-76. 2006
    ..This study evaluated nonverbal strategic memory in AN outpatients using an approach previously applied to OC spectrum disorders...
  23. pmc Subtyping children and adolescents with loss of control eating by negative affect and dietary restraint
    Andrea B Goldschmidt
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8134, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Behav Res Ther 46:777-87. 2008
    ..Little research has explored the validity and clinical utility of subtyping youth along these dimensions...
  24. pmc Binge/purge thoughts in nonsuicidal self-injurious adolescents: an ecological momentary analysis
    Rebecca M Shingleton
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts
    Int J Eat Disord 46:684-9. 2013
    ..The aims of this study were to examine the frequency and context of BP using EMA in a sample of nonsuicidal self-injurious (NSSI) adolescents...
  25. doi request reprint Impact of physiologic estrogen replacement on anxiety symptoms, body shape perception, and eating attitudes in adolescent girls with anorexia nervosa: data from a randomized controlled trial
    Madhusmita Misra
    BUL 457, Neuroendocrine Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:e765-71. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that physiologic estrogen replacement would ameliorate anxiety and improve eating attitudes without affecting body image in anorexia nervosa...
  26. pmc Weight suppression predicts weight change over 5 years in bulimia nervosa
    David B Herzog
    Harris Center, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2 Longfellow Place, Ste 200, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Psychiatry Res 177:330-4. 2010
    ..Because weight gain could spur radical dieting that maintains BN, these results have important treatment implications...
  27. ncbi request reprint Personality subtypes in adolescents with eating disorders: validation of a classification approach
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, 648 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:170-80. 2008
    ..The current study investigated whether similar personality prototypes exist in adolescents with EDs, and whether these personality prototypes show relationships to external correlates indicative of diagnostic validity...
  28. pmc Appetite-regulating hormones cortisol and peptide YY are associated with disordered eating psychopathology, independent of body mass index
    Elizabeth A Lawson
    Neuroendocrine Unit, Bulfinch 457B Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Eur J Endocrinol 164:253-61. 2011
    ..We therefore studied the relationship between orexigenic and anorexigenic hormones and disordered eating psychopathology in women across a range of weights...
  29. ncbi request reprint Predictors of treatment utilization among women with anorexia and bulimia nervosa
    Pamela K Keel
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:140-2. 2002
    ..The authors sought predictors of treatment utilization among women with eating disorders...
  30. doi request reprint 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
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  31. pmc Response patterns on interview and questionnaire versions of the Eating Disorder Examination and their impact on latent structure analyses
    Kelly C Berg
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 54:506-16. 2013
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to compare the latent structures of the interview (EDE) and questionnaire (EDE-Q) versions of the Eating Disorder Examination...
  32. doi request reprint Clarifying criteria for cognitive signs and symptoms for eating disorders in DSM-V
    Anne E Becker
    Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 42:611-9. 2009
    ..This article reviews literature relevant to challenges in clinical ascertainment of cognitively-based diagnostic criteria of anorexia nervosa (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN) to examine whether revision might enhance their clinical utility...
  33. pmc A multisite investigation of binge eating behaviors in children and adolescents
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff
    Unit on Growth and Obesity, Program in Developmental Endocrinology and Genetics, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814 4712, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:901-13. 2007
    ..Findings may provide an intervening point to prevent excessive weight gain and eating disorders...

Research Grants1

  1. Eating pathology among youth with obesity
    Kamryn Eddy; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The five components to be examined include negative affect, perfectionism, internalization of a thin body ideal, parent modeling of eating attitudes/behaviors, and appearance-related teasing. ..