Debra L Franko

Summary

Affiliation: Northeastern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sexual assault and disordered eating in Asian women
    Lareina N La Flair
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 16:248-57. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Race, ethnicity, and eating disorders: considerations for DSM-V
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, The Harris Center for Eating Disorders at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:S31-4. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Self-reported symptoms of depression in late adolescence to early adulthood: a comparison of African-American and Caucasian females
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Adolesc Health 37:526-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and health consequences of adolescent depression in Black and White young adult women
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Health Psychol 24:586-93. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Correlates of persistent thinness in black and white young women
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, 203 Lake Hall, 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Obes Res 13:2006-13. 2005
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. pmc Social-cognitive correlates of fruit and vegetable consumption in minority and non-minority youth
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 45:96-101. 2013
  10. doi request reprint What's love got to do with it? Family cohesion and healthy eating behaviors in adolescent girls
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 5000, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:360-7. 2008

Detail Information

Publications77

  1. doi request reprint Sexual assault and disordered eating in Asian women
    Lareina N La Flair
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 16:248-57. 2008
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Race, ethnicity, and eating disorders: considerations for DSM-V
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, The Harris Center for Eating Disorders at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:S31-4. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Self-reported symptoms of depression in late adolescence to early adulthood: a comparison of African-American and Caucasian females
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Adolesc Health 37:526-9. 2005
    ..Caucasian girls' scores decreased over time, whereas scores for African-American girls were fairly consistent. Future studies are needed to examine age-specific risk factors in adolescent girls...
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and health consequences of adolescent depression in Black and White young adult women
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Health Psychol 24:586-93. 2005
    ..Prevention efforts for depressed adolescents should be broadly focused to improve young adult outcomes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Correlates of persistent thinness in black and white young women
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, 203 Lake Hall, 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Obes Res 13:2006-13. 2005
    ..To examine health and psychosocial correlates of persistent thinness in black and white young adult women...
  6. 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
    ....
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. pmc Social-cognitive correlates of fruit and vegetable consumption in minority and non-minority youth
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 45:96-101. 2013
    ..Inadequate fruit and vegetable (FV) consumption signals a need for identifying predictors and correlates of intake, particularly in diverse adolescents...
  10. doi request reprint What's love got to do with it? Family cohesion and healthy eating behaviors in adolescent girls
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 5000, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:360-7. 2008
    ..To examine the association between family cohesion and behaviors linked to health or overweight in adolescents...
  11. doi request reprint Interactions between eating disorders and drug abuse
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Psychiatry, Harris Center for Eating Disorders, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:556-61. 2008
    ..Drug abuse in women with eating disorders is an area of clinical concern and should be monitored routinely...
  12. ncbi request reprint Drug abuse in women with eating disorders
    David B Herzog
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 39:364-8. 2006
    ..Drug abuse in women with eating disorders has received relatively little attention. The frequency of drug use disorder (DUD) by specific drug type was examined in the current longitudinal study...
  13. pmc BodiMojo: effective Internet-based promotion of positive body image in adolescent girls
    Debra L Franko
    Northeastern University, Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Body Image 10:481-8. 2013
    ..BodiMojo appears to be modestly effective in decreasing body image concerns among adolescent girls in the short term. ..
  14. doi request reprint A pilot intervention to reduce eating disorder risk in Latina women
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, 203 Lake Hall, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 16:436-41. 2008
    ..The current study tested the effects of an eating disorder risk reduction programme (Food, Mood and Attitude (FMA)) with Latina women...
  15. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal patterns of breakfast eating in black and white adolescent girls
    Ann M Albertson
    Northeastern University, Department of Counseling Psychology, 203 Lake Hall, 360 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2282-92. 2007
    ..The objective was to describe the pattern of breakfast eating over time ("breakfast history") and examine its associations with BMI and physical activity...
  16. doi request reprint Considering J.Lo and Ugly Betty: a qualitative examination of risk factors and prevention targets for body dissatisfaction, eating disorders, and obesity in young Latina women
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Body Image 9:381-7. 2012
    ..These results have implications for the development of programs targeting body dissatisfaction and risk for eating disorders and obesity in Latina college women...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cross-ethnic differences in eating disorder symptoms and related distress
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:156-64. 2007
    ..This study investigated ethnic differences in the frequency of eating disorder symptoms and related distress in a U.S. college-based eating disorders screening program...
  18. ncbi request reprint Race/ethnicity, education, and treatment parameters as moderators and predictors of outcome in binge eating disorder
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, MA 02143, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 81:710-21. 2013
    ..This study investigated the relative variance in treatment retention and posttreatment symptom levels accounted for by demographic, clinical, and treatment variables as moderators and predictors of outcome...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and comorbidity of major depressive disorder in young black and white women
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, 203 Lake Hall Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 39:275-83. 2005
    ..This study reports the prevalence and comorbidity of depression in two large samples of black and white young adult women...
  20. 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...
  21. 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)...
  22. 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...
  23. ncbi request reprint Race differences in accuracy of self-reported childhood body size among white and black women
    Alison E Field
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Obes Res 12:1136-44. 2004
    ..To assess the relation of self-reported current and recalled preadolescent body size to measured BMI (kilograms per meter squared) and interviewer's assessment of body size...
  24. ncbi request reprint Does adolescent depression predict obesity in black and white young adult women?
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Psychol Med 35:1505-13. 2005
    ..To examine whether adolescent depressive symptoms predict young adult body mass index (BMI) and obesity in black and white women...
  25. doi request reprint Disordered eating following exposure to television and internet coverage of the March 2011 Japan earthquake
    Rachel F Rodgers
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 45:845-9. 2012
    ..To prospectively explore the relationship between exposure to potentially distressing news content and disordered eating...
  26. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of measures of eating disorder risk in Latina college women
    Debra L Franko
    Northeastern University, Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 45:592-6. 2012
    ..Latina college women are at risk for eating disorders (EDs), but assessment is problematic, because the psychometric properties of risk factor measures have not been evaluated with this group...
  27. pmc Motivation, self-efficacy, physical activity and nutrition in college students: randomized controlled trial of an internet-based education program
    Debra L Franko
    Northeastern University, Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, 203 Lake Hall, 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Prev Med 47:369-77. 2008
    ..MyStudentBody.com-Nutrition (MSB-N) is an internet-based nutrition and physical activity education program for college students...
  28. ncbi request reprint Expanding our understanding of the relationship between negative life events and depressive symptoms in black and white adolescent girls
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Psychol Med 34:1319-30. 2004
    ..Little is known about the extent to which negative life events predict depressive symptoms in ethnically diverse groups or whether this relationship is proximal or enduring...
  29. doi request reprint Cereal consumption and indicators of cardiovascular risk in adolescent girls
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
    Public Health Nutr 14:584-90. 2011
    ..To examine the association between cereal consumption and cardiovascular risk factors including waist, height, total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol and HDL cholesterol in a sample of adolescent girls...
  30. pmc Longitudinal behavioral effects of a school-based fruit and vegetable promotion program
    Jessica A Hoffman
    Northeastern University, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 35:61-71. 2010
    ..This study examined the longitudinal effects of a school-based program on kindergarten and first grade children's fruit and vegetable (F&V) consumption...
  31. doi request reprint Drive for muscularity and disordered eating among French adolescent boys: a sociocultural model
    Rachel F Rodgers
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Body Image 9:318-23. 2012
    ..Longitudinal research could help clarify the role of the pursuit of muscularity in the development of disordered eating and extreme body shape changing behaviors...
  32. ncbi request reprint Disclosure patterns of eating and weight concerns to clinicians, educational professionals, family, and peers
    Anne E Becker
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 38:18-23. 2005
    ..The current study investigated disclosure of eating and weight concerns to professionals, peers, and family...
  33. doi request reprint What mediates the relationship between family meals and adolescent health issues
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Health Psychol 27:S109-17. 2008
    ..To determine whether the frequency of family meals in childhood is associated with positive health outcomes in adolescence through the mediating links of increased family cohesion and positive coping skills...
  34. pmc Racial/ethnic differences in adults in randomized clinical trials of binge eating disorder
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:186-95. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate racial/ethnic differences in demographic characteristics and eating disorder symptoms in participants enrolled in treatment trials for BED...
  35. doi request reprint Clinician reactions to patients with eating disorders: a review of the literature
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, 648 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 63:73-8. 2012
    ....
  36. 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)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Secondary prevention for eating disorders: the impact of education, screening, and referral in a college-based screening program
    Anne E Becker
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 36:157-62. 2004
    ..The current study assessed the impact of the NEDSP on participants...
  38. pmc Improvement and emergence of insulin restriction in women with type 1 diabetes
    Ann E Goebel-Fabbri
    Behavioral Research, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:545-50. 2011
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Measuring eating concerns in Black and White adolescent girls
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 5000, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 35:179-89. 2004
    ..Few instruments exist to measure eating concerns in adolescent girls from diverse ethnic backgrounds...
  40. ncbi request reprint Suicidality in eating disorders: occurrence, correlates, and clinical implications
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 26:769-82. 2006
    ..Patients with eating disorders, particularly those with comorbid disorders, should be assessed routinely for suicidal ideation, regardless of the severity of eating disorder or depressive symptoms...
  41. ncbi request reprint How do eating disorders and alcohol use disorder influence each other?
    Debra L Franko
    Harvard Eating Disorders Center, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 38:200-7. 2005
    ..Although eating disorders and alcohol use disorder (AUD) are known to co-occur, the influence of one on the other has not been studied...
  42. 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...
  43. ncbi request reprint Food, mood, and attitude: reducing risk for eating disorders in college women
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Psychol 24:567-78. 2005
    ..At follow-up, significantly fewer women in the FMA group reported overeating and excessive exercise relative to controls...
  44. ncbi request reprint Interpretation and use of weight information in the evaluation of eating disorders: counselor response to weight information in a National Eating Disorders Educational and Screening Program
    Anne E Becker
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 37:38-43. 2005
    ..The current study investigated whether weight data were used appropriately in making recommendations for further care in the first National Eating Disorders Screening Program (NEDSP)...
  45. ncbi request reprint Insulin restriction and associated morbidity and mortality in women with type 1 diabetes
    Ann E Goebel-Fabbri
    Behavioral and Mental Health Research, Suite 350, Joslin Diabetes Center, One Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:415-9. 2008
    ..To determine whether insulin restriction increases morbidity and mortality in women with type 1 diabetes...
  46. ncbi request reprint The role of body dissatisfaction as a risk factor for depression in adolescent girls: are the differences Black and White?
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, 210B Lake Hall, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    J Psychosom Res 53:975-83. 2002
    ..This review underscores the need for future research with a variety of ethnic minority groups to better understand the etiology of adolescent depression...
  47. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity and differential access to care for eating disorder symptoms
    Anne E Becker
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 33:205-12. 2003
    ..The impact of ethnicity on access to health care for eating disorder symptoms among participants in the 1996 National Eating Disorders Screening Program (NEDSP) was examined in two studies...
  48. doi request reprint Psychological correlates of gluten-free diet adherence in adults with celiac disease
    Jessica B Edwards George
    Department of Gastroenterology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center BIDMC, The Celiac Center, Harvard Medical School, Northeastern University, Boston, MA02215 5491, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 43:301-6. 2009
    ..To determine whether personality traits and psychological characteristics are related to gluten-free diet (GFD) adherence in an adult population diagnosed with celiac disease (CD)...
  49. ncbi request reprint Exploring the typology of night eating syndrome
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:411-8. 2008
    ..This study explored potential subtypes based on night eating patterns and features reported to be associated, with NES in a representative community sample of 8,250 individuals aged 15-39 years...
  50. ncbi request reprint Definitions of night eating in adolescent girls
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, 207 High Street, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Obes Res 12:1311-21. 2004
    ..To describe the prevalence of night eating in a community cohort of black and white girls, using different definitions of night eating as described in the literature...
  51. doi request reprint Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination of women with anorexia nervosa
    Maria Christina Stewart
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawai i, HI 96822, USA
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 16:311-8. 2008
    ..Findings support the existence of stigma toward individuals with AN. Future research should examine means of reducing stigma...
  52. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable intake: Few adolescent girls meet national guidelines
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, 207 High Street, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Prev Med 42:223-8. 2006
    ..To examine longitudinal changes in daily fruit and vegetable consumption among black and white adolescent girls and calculate the percent of girls who met the Healthy People 2010 recommendations...
  53. ncbi request reprint Postremission predictors of relapse in women with eating disorders
    Pamela K Keel
    Department of Psychology, E11 Seashore Hall, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2263-8. 2005
    ..The authors sought to evaluate patterns and predictors of relapse among women with eating disorders...
  54. ncbi request reprint Caffeine intake in eating disorders
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut 06549, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 39:162-5. 2006
    ..The current study compares caffeine consumption in females with an eating disorder and females without an eating disorder...
  55. ncbi request reprint An empirical study of the typology of bulimia nervosa and its spectrum variants
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, 207 High Street, Middletown, CT 06459 0408, USA
    Psychol Med 35:1563-72. 2005
    ..There is an ongoing debate about the best way to classify eating disorders. This study examined potential subtypes of bulimia nervosa...
  56. ncbi request reprint The relationship of breakfast and cereal consumption to nutrient intake and body mass index: the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Growth and Health Study
    Bruce A Barton
    Maryland Medical Research Institute, Baltimore 21210, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:1383-9. 2005
    ..To describe changes in breakfast and cereal consumption of girls between ages 9 and 19 years, and to examine the association of breakfast and cereal intake with body mass index (BMI) and consumption of nutrients...
  57. ncbi request reprint Breakfast consumption by African-American and white adolescent girls correlates positively with calcium and fiber intake and negatively with body mass index
    Sandra G Affenito
    Department of Nutrition, Saint Joseph College, West Hartford, CT, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:938-45. 2005
    ..To describe age- and race-related differences in breakfast consumption and to examine the association of breakfast intake with dietary calcium and fiber and body mass index (BMI)...
  58. ncbi request reprint A collaborative approach to nutrition education for college students
    Tara M Cousineau
    Inflexxion, Newton, Massachusetts 02464, USA
    J Am Coll Health 53:79-84. 2004
    ..Their findings emphasize the need for targeted resources for college students and the importance of using students' suggestions in developing nutrition programs...
  59. ncbi request reprint Changes in weight and body image over time in women with eating disorders
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut 06459, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 36:315-27. 2004
    ..This study examined the changes in body image and weight in young women with an adolescent eating disorder, relative to women without an eating disorder (noED)...
  60. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of binge eating disorder
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 34:S19-29. 2003
    ..First described over 50 years ago, binge eating disorder (BED) only recently has become the focus of epidemiologic studies. This article provides a comprehensive review of these studies...
  61. ncbi request reprint Primary prevention of risk factors for eating disorders in adolescent girls: learning from practice
    Catherine Steiner-Adair
    Harvard Eating Disorders Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 32:401-11. 2002
    ..This study evaluates the effectiveness and feasibility of a primary prevention program for risk factors for eating disorders in adolescent girls...
  62. 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...
  63. ncbi request reprint Correlates of beverage intake in adolescent girls: the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Growth and Health Study
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, 207 High Street, Middletown, CT 06459 0408, USA
    J Pediatr 148:183-7. 2006
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Night eating: prevalence and demographic correlates
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, 207 High Street, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:139-47. 2006
    ..To examine the prevalence and correlates of night eating, the core behavioral symptom of night eating syndrome among adolescents and adults, using two public access survey databases of nationally representative samples...
  65. ncbi request reprint Deaths by suicide among individuals with anorexia as arbiters between competing explanations of the anorexia-suicide link
    Jill M Holm-Denoma
    University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, USA
    J Affect Disord 107:231-6. 2008
    ..Suicide is a leading cause of death among individuals with anorexia nervosa (AN). In this paper, we examined competing explanations of the high rate of death by suicide among individuals with anorexia nervosa (AN)...
  66. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal assessment of micronutrient intake among African-American and white girls: The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Growth and Health Study
    Sandra G Affenito
    Department of Nutrition, Saint Joseph College, West Hartford, CT, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:1113-23. 2007
    ..This report describes intake of key micronutrients relative to the Dietary Reference Intakes in a sample of African-American and white girls...
  67. pmc Childhood overweight and cardiovascular disease risk factors: the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Growth and Health Study
    Douglas R Thompson
    Maryland Medical Research Institute, Baltimore, MD 21210, USA
    J Pediatr 150:18-25. 2007
    ..To estimate the prevalence and incidence of overweight in African-American and Caucasian girls, and to examine associations between adolescent overweight and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors...
  68. 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...
  69. ncbi request reprint Self-esteem in adolescent females
    Frank M Biro
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:501-7. 2006
    ..Self-esteem is a major "predictor" of satisfaction with life. This longitudinal study examined mean and individual changes in self-esteem, and how self-esteem is affected by race and body mass...
  70. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of a multimedia puberty module for middle schoolers
    Meredith Watt
    Inflexxion, Inc, Newton, MA 02141, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 37:211-2. 2005
  71. ncbi request reprint Should night eating syndrome be included in the DSM?
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, 207 High Street, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 39:544-9. 2006
    ....
  72. ncbi request reprint Arts-based therapies in the treatment of eating disorders
    Maria J Frisch
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Eat Disord 14:131-42. 2006
    ....
  73. ncbi request reprint Public-health approach to eating disorders
    C Barr Taylor
    Lancet 369:1928. 2007
  74. doi request reprint Concern over ready-to-eat breakfast cereals
    Douglas Thompson
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:1617-8; author reply 1619-20. 2008
  75. doi request reprint Should binge eating disorder be included in the DSM-V? A critical review of the state of the evidence
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut 06459, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 4:305-24. 2008
    ..The clinical utility and validity of BED have been established, and BED is distinguishable from both bulimia nervosa and obesity. BED should be included in the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders...
  76. ncbi request reprint Residential treatment for eating disorders
    Maria J Frisch
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 39:434-42. 2006
    ..The current study describes residential treatment for eating disorders in the United States...
  77. ncbi request reprint Federal advocacy for anorexia nervosa: an American model
    Jeanine C Cogan
    Eating Disorders Coalition, Washington, DC 20003, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 37:S101-2. 2005
    ..Federal advocacy in the United States is spearheaded by the Eating Disorders Coalition for Research, Policy, and Action (EDC) whose mission is to advance the federal recognition of eating disorders as a public health priority...