Kelli E Friedman
Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
- Weight stigmatization and ideological beliefs: relation to psychological functioning in obese adultsKelli E Friedman
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, 3116 North Duke Street, Suite 209, Durham, NC 27704, USA
Obes Res 13:907-16. 2005..This study evaluated the relation among weight-based stigmatization, ideological beliefs about weight, and psychological functioning in an obese, treatment-seeking sample...
- Who is adherent with preoperative psychological treatment recommendations among weight loss surgery candidates?Kelli E Friedman
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Weight Loss Surgery Program, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27704, USA
Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:376-82. 2007....
- Recent experiences of weight-based stigmatization in a weight loss surgery population: psychological and behavioral correlatesKelli E Friedman
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Center for Metabolic and Weight Loss Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:S69-74. 2008..g., job discrimination, inappropriate comments from physicians) within the past month, psychological functioning, and binge eating among a sample of individuals seeking weight loss surgery...
- Psychological correlates of obese patients seeking surgical or residential behavioral weight loss treatmentAnna L Stout
Structure House, Center for Weight Loss and Lifestyle Change, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:369-75. 2007..The purpose of this study was to gain a better understanding of the psychological factors related to obese individuals self-selecting for either a residential cognitive-behavioral-based program or surgical treatment program for weight loss...
- Body image partially mediates the relationship between obesity and psychological distressKelli E Friedman
Department of Psychology, Social and Health Sciences, Duke University, and Structure House, Center for Weight Control and Lifestyle Change, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
Obes Res 10:33-41. 2002..Body image is considered as a potential mediator of the relationship between obesity and psychological distress...
- Changes in depressive symptoms and glycemic control in diabetes mellitusAnastasia Georgiades
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3842, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Psychosom Med 69:235-41. 2007..To investigate if changes in depressive symptoms would be associated with changes in glycemic control over a 12-month period in patients with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes...
- Patient predictors of follow-up care attendance in Roux-en-Y gastric bypass patientsMegan A McVay
Duke University Medical Center, Department of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina Durham VA Medical Center, Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham, North Carolina Electronic address
Surg Obes Relat Dis 9:956-62. 2013..We sought to identify demographic, psychosocial, and weight-related variables that were associated with medical and behavioral health appointment attendance after bariatric surgery...
- Weight-based stigmatization, psychological distress, & binge eating behavior among obese treatment-seeking adultsJamile A Ashmore
The Cooper Aerobics Center, Dallas, TX 75230, United States
Eat Behav 9:203-9. 2008..To evaluate the associations between weight-based stigmatization, psychological distress, and binge eating behavior in a treatment-seeking obese sample...