Elizabeth R Didie

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Body dysmorphic disorder: treating an underrecognized disorder
    Katharine A Phillips
    Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:1111-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Body image in patients with body dysmorphic disorder: evaluations of and investment in appearance, health/illness, and fitness
    Elizabeth R Didie
    Butler Hospital and the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02906, United States
    Body Image 7:66-9. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Severity of interpersonal problems in individuals with body dysmorphic disorder
    Elizabeth R Didie
    Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Pers Disord 26:345-56. 2012
  4. pmc Social functioning in body dysmorphic disorder: assessment considerations
    Elizabeth R Didie
    Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI, 02906, USA
    Psychiatr Q 77:223-9. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Occupational functioning and impairment in adults with body dysmorphic disorder
    Elizabeth R Didie
    Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 49:561-9. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint A comparison of quality of life and psychosocial functioning in obsessive-compulsive disorder and body dysmorphic disorder
    Elizabeth R Didie
    Butler Hospital and Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 19:181-6. 2007
  7. pmc Tanning in body dysmorphic disorder
    Katharine A Phillips
    Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Psychiatr Q 77:129-38. 2006
  8. pmc Clinical features and correlates of major depressive disorder in individuals with body dysmorphic disorder
    Katharine A Phillips
    Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, United States
    J Affect Disord 97:129-35. 2007
  9. pmc Clinical features of body dysmorphic disorder in adolescents and adults
    Katharine A Phillips
    Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Psychiatry Res 141:305-14. 2006
  10. pmc Body dysmorphic disorder
    Andri S Bjornsson
    Rhode Island Hospital and Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 12:221-32. 2010

Research Grants

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Publications19

  1. pmc Body dysmorphic disorder: treating an underrecognized disorder
    Katharine A Phillips
    Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:1111-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Body image in patients with body dysmorphic disorder: evaluations of and investment in appearance, health/illness, and fitness
    Elizabeth R Didie
    Butler Hospital and the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02906, United States
    Body Image 7:66-9. 2010
    ..However, compared with population females, females with BDD were less alert to being ill. These findings suggest that patients with BDD differ from population norms in a number of important aspects of body image...
  3. doi request reprint Severity of interpersonal problems in individuals with body dysmorphic disorder
    Elizabeth R Didie
    Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Pers Disord 26:345-56. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that individuals with BDD have significant problems with interpersonal relationships, particularly in the areas of social inhibition and nonassertiveness...
  4. pmc Social functioning in body dysmorphic disorder: assessment considerations
    Elizabeth R Didie
    Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI, 02906, USA
    Psychiatr Q 77:223-9. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that the SAS-SR may underestimate social impairment. This underestimation may pertain to other domains of functioning, other disorders, and certain other functioning and quality of life measures...
  5. doi request reprint Occupational functioning and impairment in adults with body dysmorphic disorder
    Elizabeth R Didie
    Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 49:561-9. 2008
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  6. ncbi request reprint A comparison of quality of life and psychosocial functioning in obsessive-compulsive disorder and body dysmorphic disorder
    Elizabeth R Didie
    Butler Hospital and Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 19:181-6. 2007
    ..Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) are possibly related disorders characterized by poor functioning and quality of life. However, few studies have compared these disorders in these important domains...
  7. pmc Tanning in body dysmorphic disorder
    Katharine A Phillips
    Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Psychiatr Q 77:129-38. 2006
    ..Tanners were more likely than non-tanners to compulsively pick their skin. In conclusion, tanning--a behavior with well-known health risks--is a relatively frequent BDD-related behavior...
  8. pmc Clinical features and correlates of major depressive disorder in individuals with body dysmorphic disorder
    Katharine A Phillips
    Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, United States
    J Affect Disord 97:129-35. 2007
    ..Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) and major depressive disorder (MDD) appear highly comorbid. However, MDD in individuals with BDD has received little investigation...
  9. pmc Clinical features of body dysmorphic disorder in adolescents and adults
    Katharine A Phillips
    Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Psychiatry Res 141:305-14. 2006
    ..Thus, adolescents with BDD have high levels of distress and rates of functional impairment, suicidal ideation, and suicide attempts. BDD's clinical features in adolescents appear largely similar to those in adults...
  10. pmc Body dysmorphic disorder
    Andri S Bjornsson
    Rhode Island Hospital and Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 12:221-32. 2010
    ..Finally, we discuss treatment approaches that appear efficacious for BDD, with a focus on serotonin-reuptake inhibitors and cognitive-behavioral therapy...
  11. pmc Body dysmorphic disorder: some key issues for DSM-V
    Katharine A Phillips
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:573-91. 2010
    ..The issue of how BDD's delusional variant should be classified in DSM-V is briefly discussed and will be addressed more extensively in a separate article...
  12. pmc Childhood abuse and neglect in body dysmorphic disorder
    Elizabeth R Didie
    Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 30:1105-15. 2006
    ..No published studies have examined childhood abuse and neglect in body dysmorphic disorder (BDD). This study examined the prevalence and clinical correlates of abuse and neglect in individuals with this disorder...
  13. doi request reprint The relationship between body dysmorphic disorder behaviors and the acquired capability for suicide
    Tracy K Witte
    Department of Psychology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 42:318-31. 2012
    ..Our hypothesis was partially confirmed, as BDD-related restrictive food intake was associated with suicide attempts (but not suicide-related ideation) even after controlling for numerous covariates...
  14. ncbi request reprint Personal and appearance-based rejection sensitivity in body dysmorphic disorder
    Megan M Kelly
    Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, MA, USA University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA Electronic address
    Body Image 11:260-5. 2014
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Factors that influence the decision to undergo cosmetic breast augmentation surgery
    Elizabeth R Didie
    Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:241-53. 2003
    ..This study examined the factors that motivate women to seek cosmetic breast augmentation surgery...
  16. ncbi request reprint Re: "Mortality among Canadian women with cosmetic breast implants"
    Elizabeth R Didie
    Am J Epidemiol 165:846; author reply 846-7. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint Binge eating and psychological distress: is the degree of obesity a factor?
    Elizabeth R Didie
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, USA
    Eat Behav 6:35-41. 2005
    ..These results replicate and extend previous findings, suggesting that binge eating pathology independent of weight status, accounts for psychological distress among binge eaters...
  18. ncbi request reprint Beauty and society
    David B Sarwer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, The Edwin and Fannie Gray Hall Center for Human Appearance, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 22:79-92. 2003
    ..We then use the psychological construct of body image to begin to understand the nature of beauty on an individual level. The article concludes with a discussion of the things that we do to make ourselves more beautiful...
  19. ncbi request reprint Body dysmorphic disorder in cosmetic surgery patients
    David B Sarwer
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, The Edwin and Fannie Gray Hall Center for Human Appearance, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Facial Plast Surg 19:7-18. 2003
    ..Thus, identification of BDD symptomotology has become an important part of determining patients' appropriateness for cosmetic procedures...

Research Grants2

  1. Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Body Dysmorphic Disorder
    Elizabeth Didie; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....