Cynthia M Bulik

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc CBT4BN versus CBTF2F: comparison of online versus face-to-face treatment for bulimia nervosa
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7160, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:1056-64. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use disorder comorbidity in eating disorders: a multicenter study
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7160, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:1000-6. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetics in eating disorders: state of the science
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Neurosciences Hospital Room 10505, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    CNS Spectr 9:511-5. 2004
  4. pmc Birth outcomes in women with eating disorders in the Norwegian Mother and Child cohort study (MoBa)
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7160, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 42:9-18. 2009
  5. pmc Uniting Couples (in the treatment of) Anorexia Nervosa (UCAN)
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, 101 Manning Drive, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    Int J Eat Disord 44:19-28. 2011
  6. pmc Maternal eating disorders influence sex ratio at birth
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:979-81. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Anorexia nervosa: definition, epidemiology, and cycle of risk
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7160, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 37:S2-9; discussion S20-1. 2005
  8. pmc Unplanned pregnancy in women with anorexia nervosa
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Departments of Psychiatry and Nutrition, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7160, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:1136-40. 2010
  9. pmc Exploring the gene-environment nexus in eating disorders
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 30:335-9. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Anorexia nervosa treatment: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7160, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:310-20. 2007

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Publications114 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc CBT4BN versus CBTF2F: comparison of online versus face-to-face treatment for bulimia nervosa
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7160, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:1056-64. 2012
    ..If not inferior, CBT4BN may be a cost-effective approach to service delivery for individuals requiring treatment for BN...
  2. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use disorder comorbidity in eating disorders: a multicenter study
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7160, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:1000-6. 2004
    ..Our aim was to explore the nature of the co-morbid relation between AUDs and eating disorders in a large and phenotypically well-characterized group of individuals...
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetics in eating disorders: state of the science
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Neurosciences Hospital Room 10505, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    CNS Spectr 9:511-5. 2004
    ..This review presents a synthesis of current knowledge about genetic factors implicated in the etiology of eating disorders...
  4. pmc Birth outcomes in women with eating disorders in the Norwegian Mother and Child cohort study (MoBa)
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7160, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 42:9-18. 2009
    ..We explored the impact of eating disorders on birth outcomes in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study...
  5. pmc Uniting Couples (in the treatment of) Anorexia Nervosa (UCAN)
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, 101 Manning Drive, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    Int J Eat Disord 44:19-28. 2011
    ..To describe the development of a novel couple-based cognitive-behavioral intervention for adult anorexia nervosa (AN) called Uniting Couples (in the treatment of) Anorexia Nervosa (UCAN)...
  6. pmc Maternal eating disorders influence sex ratio at birth
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:979-81. 2008
    ..If confirmed, this finding could provide evidence in formulating hypotheses regarding the consequences of eating disorders and determinants of sex ratio at birth...
  7. ncbi request reprint Anorexia nervosa: definition, epidemiology, and cycle of risk
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7160, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 37:S2-9; discussion S20-1. 2005
    ....
  8. pmc Unplanned pregnancy in women with anorexia nervosa
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Departments of Psychiatry and Nutrition, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7160, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:1136-40. 2010
    ..To compare the frequency with which unplanned pregnancies occur in individuals with anorexia nervosa relative to women without eating disorders in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study...
  9. pmc Exploring the gene-environment nexus in eating disorders
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 30:335-9. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Anorexia nervosa treatment: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7160, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:310-20. 2007
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Genetic epidemiology, endophenotypes, and eating disorder classification
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7160, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:S52-60. 2007
    ..To explore how genetic epidemiology has informed the identification of endophenotypes and how endophenotypes may inform future classification of eating disorders...
  12. pmc Understanding the relation between anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa in a Swedish national twin sample
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 67:71-7. 2010
    ..We present a bivariate twin analysis of anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa to determine the extent to which shared genetic and environmental factors contribute to liability to these disorders...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, heritability, and prospective risk factors for anorexia nervosa
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:305-12. 2006
    ..Anorexia nervosa (AN) is a serious mental illness with marked morbidity and mortality...
  14. ncbi request reprint Contemporary thinking about the role of genes and environment in eating disorders
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 13:91-8. 2004
    ..To review recent literature documenting how family, twin and molecular genetic studies of eating disorders have revolutionized our conceptualizations of anorexia and bulimia nervosa...
  15. pmc Patterns of remission, continuation and incidence of broadly defined eating disorders during early pregnancy in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Psychol Med 37:1109-18. 2007
    ..We explored the course of broadly defined eating disorders during pregnancy in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa) at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health...
  16. doi request reprint Suicide attempts in anorexia nervosa
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 101 Manning Drive, CB 7160, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:378-83. 2008
    ..To explore prevalence and patterns of suicidal attempts in persons with anorexia nervosa (AN)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Symptom fluctuation in eating disorders: correlates of diagnostic crossover
    Federica Tozzi
    Department of Psychiatry, CB 7160, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Neurosciences Hospital, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160l, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:732-40. 2005
    ..The authors identified factors that are associated with crossover from anorexia nervosa to bulimia nervosa and from bulimia nervosa to anorexia nervosa...
  18. ncbi request reprint Relationships between features associated with vomiting in purging-type eating disorders
    Lauren Reba
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7160, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 38:287-94. 2005
    ..We explored the relation between the symptom of vomiting and features of eating disorder course and severity, personality traits, and Axis I and II comorbidity in individuals with purging-type eating disorders...
  19. doi request reprint Influence of overanxious disorder of childhood on the expression of anorexia nervosa
    T J Raney
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7160, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:326-32. 2008
    ..This study investigates the prevalence of overanxious disorder (OAD) among women with AN and explores how OAD impacts AN symptoms and personality traits...
  20. pmc Features associated with diet pill use in individuals with eating disorders
    Lauren Reba-Harrelson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, United States
    Eat Behav 9:73-81. 2008
    ..In the eating disorder population, vigilant screening for diet pill use should be routine clinical practice...
  21. pmc Substance use disorders in women with anorexia nervosa
    Tammy L Root
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 43:14-21. 2010
    ..Secondary analyses examined SUD related to lifetime purging behavior and lifetime binge eating...
  22. ncbi request reprint Patterns of menstrual disturbance in eating disorders
    Andréa Poyastro Pinheiro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7160, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:424-34. 2007
    ..To describe menstrual disturbance in eating disorders (ED)...
  23. pmc Posttraumatic stress disorder in anorexia nervosa
    Mae Lynn Reyes-Rodríguez
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 101 Manning Drive, CB 7160, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:491-7. 2011
    ..The main objectives of this study were to describe the nature of traumatic events experienced and to explore the relationship between PTSD and anorexia nervosa (AN) in a sample of women...
  24. pmc Sexual functioning in women with eating disorders
    Andrea Poyastro Pinheiro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 43:123-9. 2010
    ..To describe sexual functioning in women with eating disorders...
  25. pmc Childhood anxiety associated with low BMI in women with anorexia nervosa
    Jocilyn E Dellava
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 101 Manning Drive, CB 7160, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Behav Res Ther 48:60-7. 2010
    ..The present study explores childhood personality characteristics that could be associated with the ability to attain an extremely low BMI...
  26. pmc Selection of eating-disorder phenotypes for linkage analysis
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 139:81-7. 2005
    ..Linkage results appear in a subsequent report. Our report lays out a systematic roadmap for utilizing a rich set of phenotypes for genetic analyses, including the selection of linkage methods paired to those phenotypes...
  27. pmc Eating disorder symptoms and weight and shape concerns in a large web-based convenience sample of women ages 50 and above: results of the Gender and Body Image (GABI) study
    Danielle A Gagne
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 45:832-44. 2012
    ..Limited research exists on eating disorder symptoms and attitudes and weight and shape concerns in women in midlife to older adulthood. We conducted an online survey to characterize these behaviors and concerns in women ages 50 and above...
  28. pmc Patterns of maternal feeding and child eating associated with eating disorders in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa)
    Lauren Reba-Harrelson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Neurosciences Hospital, CB 7160, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Eat Behav 11:54-61. 2010
    ..Longitudinal follow-up will assist in determining the implications of feeding style on later growth trajectories and development...
  29. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity of anxiety disorders with anorexia and bulimia nervosa
    Walter H Kaye
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara St, Suite 600, Iroquois Bldg, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:2215-21. 2004
    ....
  30. pmc Factors associated with recovery from anorexia nervosa
    Stephanie Zerwas
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 47:972-9. 2013
    ..The anxiolytic function of some AN behaviors may impede recovery for individuals with greater trait anxiety...
  31. ncbi request reprint Smoking in eating disorders
    Doris Anzengruber
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Eat Behav 7:291-9. 2006
    ..The aim of this paper was to explore the patterns and prevalence of smoking behavior in 1,524 women from two of the multisite Price Foundation Genetic studies...
  32. pmc Temporal sequence of comorbid alcohol use disorder and anorexia nervosa
    Jessica H Baker
    101 Manning Drive, CB 7160, Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, United States
    Addict Behav 38:1704-9. 2013
    ..Results do not indicate a distinct pattern of symptomatology in comorbid AN and AUD based on the temporal sequence of the disorders...
  33. doi request reprint Temporal patterns of recovery across eating disorder subtypes
    Ann Von Holle
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7160, USA
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:108-17. 2008
    ..To compare patterns of recovery in individuals with index episodes of anorexia nervosa (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Genetic analysis of bulimia nervosa: methods and sample description
    Walter H Kaye
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 35:556-70. 2004
    ..The current study presents the clinical characteristics of this sample as well as a description of the study methodology...
  35. pmc Shared and unique genetic and environmental influences on binge eating and night eating: a Swedish twin study
    Tammy L Root
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, United States
    Eat Behav 11:92-8. 2010
    ..BE and NE in females are therefore best conceptualized as related but not identical traits...
  36. ncbi request reprint Binge eating disorder: a stable syndrome
    Harrison G Pope
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School and McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:2181-3. 2006
    ..This study assessed the stability of binge eating disorder in a community sample...
  37. pmc Attitudes toward weight gain during pregnancy: results from the Norwegian mother and child cohort study (MoBa)
    Rebecca A Swann
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7160, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 42:394-401. 2009
    ....
  38. pmc The STAGE cohort: a prospective study of tobacco use among Swedish twins
    Helena Furberg
    Department of Genetics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1727-35. 2008
    ..Patterns of tobacco use may be changing in Sweden; snus use appears to be increasing, while daily smoking appears to be decreasing in popularity among the younger Swedish twins...
  39. pmc Significant linkage on chromosome 10p in families with bulimia nervosa
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0126, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 72:200-7. 2003
    ..92 and 3.39, meet the widely accepted criterion for genomewide significance. Another region on 14q meets the criterion for genomewide suggestive linkage, with MLSs of 1.97 (full sample) and 1.75 (subset) at 62 centimorgans from p-ter...
  40. pmc Understanding the association of impulsivity, obsessions, and compulsions with binge eating and purging behaviours in anorexia nervosa
    Elizabeth R Hoffman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:e129-36. 2012
    ..To further refine our understanding of impulsivity, obsessions, and compulsions in anorexia nervosa (AN) by isolating which behaviours--binge eating, purging, or both--are associated with these features...
  41. pmc Anorexia nervosa and generalized anxiety disorder: further explorations of the relation between anxiety and body mass index
    Laura M Thornton
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 25:727-30. 2011
    ..Comorbid AN and GAD may be a particularly pernicious presentation influencing both BMI and proclivity to engage in behaviors such as fasting and exercise that serve both weight loss and anxiolytic goals...
  42. ncbi request reprint Features associated with laxative abuse in individuals with eating disorders
    Federica Tozzi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1st floor Neurosciences Hospital, CB 7160, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7160, USA
    Psychosom Med 68:470-7. 2006
    ..We explored the extent to which laxative abuse was associated with specific psychopathological features across eating disorder subtypes...
  43. pmc Association study of 182 candidate genes in anorexia nervosa
    Andrea Poyastro Pinheiro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7160, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 153:1070-80. 2010
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Features associated with excessive exercise in women with eating disorders
    Hemal Shroff
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, and Center for Eating Disorders at Sheppard and Enoch Pratt Hospital, Towson, MD, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 39:454-61. 2006
    ..We explored features associated with excessive exercise across subtypes of eating disorders...
  45. ncbi request reprint Linkage analysis of anorexia nervosa incorporating behavioral covariates
    Bernie Devlin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2593, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 11:689-96. 2002
    ..50, P = 0.00035). By comparing our results to those implemented using more standard linkage methods, we find the covariates convey substantial information for the linkage analysis...
  46. pmc Body dissatisfaction in women across the lifespan: results of the UNC-SELF and Gender and Body Image (GABI) studies
    Cristin D Runfola
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 21:52-9. 2013
    ..A significant inverse linear association of silhouette discrepancy score and age was found only prior to stratification by BMI. Body dissatisfaction exists in women across the adult life span and is influenced by BMI...
  47. pmc Effects of reducing the frequency and duration criteria for binge eating on lifetime prevalence of bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder: implications for DSM-5
    Sara E Trace
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 45:531-6. 2012
    ..We assessed the impact of reducing the binge eating frequency and duration thresholds on the diagnostic criteria for bulimia nervosa (BN) and binge eating disorder (BED)...
  48. pmc Nutrient and food group intakes of women with and without bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder during pregnancy
    Anna Maria Siega-Riz
    Department of Epidemiology and Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27516, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1346-55. 2008
    ..Little is known concerning the dietary habits during pregnancy of women with eating disorders that may lie in the causal pathway of adverse birth outcomes...
  49. ncbi request reprint The structure of perfectionism: a twin study
    Federica Tozzi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Behav Genet 34:483-94. 2004
    ..Evidence of familial transmission suggests features of perfectionism may be genetically determined. This study examines the structure of perfectionism using classical twin design models...
  50. pmc Life beyond the eating disorder: education, relationships, and reproduction
    Millie Maxwell
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7160, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 44:225-32. 2011
    ..We investigated the sociodemographic characteristics in women with and without lifetime eating disorders...
  51. pmc Absence of association between specific common variants of the obesity-related FTO gene and psychological and behavioral eating disorder phenotypes
    Charles R Jonassaint
    Department of General Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 156:454-61. 2011
    ..Thus, this study found no evidence that FTO gene variants associated with weight regulation in the general population are associated with eating disorder phenotypes in AN participants or matched controls...
  52. pmc Promoviendo una Alimentación Saludable (PAS) design and methods: engaging Latino families in eating disorder treatment
    Mae Lynn Reyes-Rodríguez
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 35:52-61. 2013
    ..The completion of this investigation will yield important information regarding the acceptability and feasibility of a culturally sensitive evidence-based treatment model for Latinos with eating disorders...
  53. pmc Linkage analysis of anorexia and bulimia nervosa cohorts using selected behavioral phenotypes as quantitative traits or covariates
    Silviu Alin Bacanu
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2593, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 139:61-8. 2005
    ..3); for covariate-based linkage analysis, five suggestive signals (for BMI at 4q13.1, for CM at 11p11.2 and 17q25.1, and for OBF at 17q25.1 and 15q26.2). Overlap between the two cohorts was minimal for substantial linkage signals...
  54. pmc Dietary supplement use immediately before and during pregnancy in Norwegian women with eating disorders
    Jocilyn E Dellava
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 44:325-32. 2011
    ..Many pregnant women use dietary supplements. Little is known about dietary supplement use during pregnancy in women with eating disorders...
  55. pmc The significance of repetitive hair-pulling behaviors in eating disorders
    Nancy Zucker
    Duke University Medical Center, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Clin Psychol 67:391-403. 2011
    ..Evidence of a positive association with endorsement of compulsive behavior of the obsessive-compulsive spectrum emerged. Hair pulling may be more consonant with ritualistic compulsions than impulsive urges in those with eating disorders...
  56. doi request reprint Gestational weight gain of women with eating disorders in the Norwegian pregnancy cohort
    Anna Maria Siega-Riz
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 44:428-34. 2011
    ..To examine the amount of weight women with eating disorders [anorexia nervosa (AN), bulimia nervosa (BN), and binge eating disorder (BED)] gained during pregnancy and to evaluate the adequacy of total weight gain...
  57. pmc An examination of early childhood perfectionism across anorexia nervosa subtypes
    Katherine A Halmi
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, NY, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 45:800-7. 2012
    ..To examine childhood perfectionism in anorexia nervosa (AN) restricting (RAN), purging (PAN), and binge eating with or without purging (BAN) subtypes...
  58. pmc Shared genetic effects between age at menarche and disordered eating
    Jessica H Baker
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Adolesc Health 51:491-6. 2012
    ..However, it is unclear whether they share genetic factors. The goal of the current study was to delineate the genetic correlation between age at menarche and disordered eating...
  59. pmc Maternal eating disorders and infant temperament: findings from the Norwegian mother and child cohort study
    Stephanie Zerwas
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 45:546-55. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that women with eating disorders would be more likely to rate their infants' temperament higher on negative emotionality than women without eating disorders...
  60. ncbi request reprint The genetics of anorexia nervosa
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Annu Rev Nutr 27:263-75. 2007
    ..With these bodies of literature as a starting point, we evaluate critically the current state of research on molecular genetic studies of anorexia nervosa and provide guidance for future research...
  61. ncbi request reprint The relation between eating disorders and components of perfectionism
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:366-8. 2003
    ..The authors' goal was to explore the relation between perfectionism and psychopathology, including eating disorders...
  62. pmc A description of disordered eating behaviors in Latino males
    Mae Lynn Reyes-Rodríguez
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Am Coll Health 59:266-72. 2011
    ..To explore disordered eating and eating disorders (EDs) in Latino males...
  63. pmc Diet and physical activity in women recovered from anorexia nervosa: a pilot study
    Jocilyn E Dellava
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 44:376-82. 2011
    ..Reasons for this are unknown as little is known about diet, food choices, physical activity levels (PAL), and reasons for exercise in women recovered from AN...
  64. pmc Impact of broadening definitions of anorexia nervosa on sample characteristics
    Jocilyn E Dellava
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7160, 101 Manning Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 45:691-8. 2011
    ..However, broader criteria for AN yield a more heterogeneous sample with regard to eating disorder symptoms and psychiatric comorbidity than a sample defined by narrower criteria...
  65. pmc Sleep disturbances and binge eating disorder symptoms during and after pregnancy
    T Frances Ulman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Sleep 35:1403-11. 2012
    ..We compared sleep problems during pregnancy and sleep dissatisfaction 18 months after pregnancy in pregnant women with binge eating disorder (BED) symptoms and pregnant women without an eating disorder...
  66. ncbi request reprint Medical morbidity in binge eating disorder
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 34:S39-46. 2003
    ..To explore the extent to which binge eating disorder (BED) is associated with medical morbidity...
  67. pmc Use of text messaging for monitoring sugar-sweetened beverages, physical activity, and screen time in children: a pilot study
    Jennifer R Shapiro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 40:385-91. 2008
    ..To examine acceptability, attrition, adherence, and preliminary efficacy of mobile phone short message service (SMS; text messaging) for monitoring healthful behaviors in children...
  68. ncbi request reprint [Genetics in eating disorders: extending the boundaries of research]
    Andrea Poyastro Pinheiro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 28:218-25. 2006
    ..To review the recent literature relevant to genetic research in eating disorders and to discuss unique issues which are crucial for the development of a genetic research project in eating disorders in Brazil...
  69. pmc Price changes alone are not adequate to produce long-term dietary change
    Jocilyn E Dellava
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    J Nutr 140:1887-91. 2010
    ..Price changes led to substantial shifts in the structure of food consumption. However, except for the most expensive items, consumption of items returned to levels consumed in the former Soviet Union following price stabilization...
  70. ncbi request reprint An empirical study of the typology of bulimic symptoms in young Portuguese women
    Andrea Poyastro Pinheiro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:251-8. 2008
    ..To investigate whether clusters of bulimic symptoms exist in a community sample of young Portuguese women...
  71. pmc The biology of binge eating
    Wendy Foulds Mathes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, United States
    Appetite 52:545-53. 2009
    ..To examine the literature on binge eating to gain a better understanding of its biological foundations and their role in eating disorders...
  72. doi request reprint Exploratory study to decrease postprandial anxiety: Just relax!
    Jennifer R Shapiro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:728-33. 2008
    ..We explored the impact of progressive muscle relaxation (PMR), guided imagery (GI), self-directed relaxation (SR), and control (C) on reducing postprandial anxiety in 64 females with AN...
  73. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in compensatory behaviors, weight and shape salience, and drive for thinness
    Charles B Anderson
    Department of Psychiatry, CB 7160, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Eat Behav 5:1-11. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that both the nature and function of compensatory behaviors may differ by gender...
  74. ncbi request reprint Bulimia nervosa treatment: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Jennifer R Shapiro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7160, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:321-36. 2007
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  75. ncbi request reprint Binge-eating disorder as a distinct familial phenotype in obese individuals
    James I Hudson
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School and McLean Hospital, Belmont, Mass 02478, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:313-9. 2006
    ..However, it remains unclear whether BED represents an etiologically distinct behavioral phenotype of obesity or simply a nonspecific eating pattern sometimes seen in obese individuals...
  76. ncbi request reprint Medical and psychiatric morbidity in obese women with and without binge eating
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Department of Psychiatry, Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, P O Box 980126, Richmond, VA 23298 0126, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 32:72-8. 2002
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  77. ncbi request reprint Binge eating disorder treatment: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Kimberly A Brownley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7160, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:337-48. 2007
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  78. pmc Ethnic and racial differences in body size perception and satisfaction
    Lauren W Kronenfeld
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Body Image 7:131-6. 2010
    ..Understanding factors that promote body satisfaction differentially across racial and ethnic groups could become a tool in appropriately tailored interventions designed to prevent eating disorders...
  79. ncbi request reprint Evaluating binge eating disorder in children: development of the children's binge eating disorder scale (C-BEDS)
    Jennifer R Shapiro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:82-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a brief, simple, structured, interviewer-administered scale (C-BEDS) to measure BED in children according to the provisional criteria and to compare diagnostic results with SCID diagnoses...
  80. pmc Eating disorder symptomatology: prevalence among Latino college freshmen students
    Mae Lynn Reyes-Rodríguez
    University North Carolina, at Chapel Hill, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, UNC Eating Disorders Program, 101 Manning Drive, CB 7160, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    J Clin Psychol 66:666-79. 2010
    ..Eating disorder symptoms occur frequently in Puerto Rican college students, and prevention, detection, and treatment efforts are needed...
  81. doi request reprint Mobile therapy: Use of text-messaging in the treatment of bulimia nervosa
    Jennifer R Shapiro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 43:513-9. 2010
    ..To examine a text-messaging program for self-monitoring symptoms of bulimia nervosa (BN) within the context of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)...
  82. ncbi request reprint Feasibility and acceptability of CD-ROM-based cognitive-behavioural treatment for binge-eating disorder
    Jennifer R Shapiro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 15:175-84. 2007
    ..However, there was a significantly greater decline in binge days in the two active groups relative to WL. CD-ROM appears to be an acceptable and at least initially preferred method of CBT delivery for overweight individuals with BED...
  83. ncbi request reprint Body mass, DRD4, physical activity, sedentary behavior, and family socioeconomic status: the add health study
    Guang Guo
    Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3210, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1199-206. 2007
    ..To investigate the joint role of the 48-base pair repeat polymorphism of the dopamine receptor 4 gene (DRD4) and environmental factors in body mass variation among an ethnically diverse sample of U.S. adolescents and young adults...
  84. ncbi request reprint The genetics of bulimia nervosa
    Cynthia M Bulik
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Psychiatry, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Drugs Today (Barc) 40:741-9. 2004
    ..Such enhanced phenotyping may assist with identifying areas of the genome that may be implicated in susceptibility to these serious and debilitating conditions...
  85. ncbi request reprint A twin study of dietary restraint, disinhibition and hunger: an examination of the eating inventory (three factor eating questionnaire)
    Benjamin M Neale
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
    Twin Res 6:471-8. 2003
    ..Furthermore, Restraint appeared to be empirically distinct from Hunger or Disinhibition...
  86. pmc A searchable database of genetic evidence for psychiatric disorders
    Thomas Konneker
    Department of Genetics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7264, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:671-5. 2008
    ..Findings can be save to disk or viewed via a genome browser...
  87. ncbi request reprint The relation among perfectionism, obsessive-compulsive personality disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder in individuals with eating disorders
    Katherine A Halmi
    New York Presbyterian Hospital Westchester Division, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, White Plains, New York, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 38:371-4. 2005
    ..Understanding the relation between these traits may enhance our ability to identify relevant behavioral endophenotypes for ED...
  88. ncbi request reprint Intentional weight loss in young adults: sex-specific genetic and environmental effects
    Anna Keski-Rahkonen
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Obes Res 13:745-53. 2005
    ..To explore eating styles associated with intentional weight loss (IWL) and to determine whether the genetic liability in IWL is entirely shared with genetic liability affecting BMI...
  89. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric and medical symptoms in binge eating in the absence of compensatory behaviors
    Ted Reichborn-Kjennerud
    Division of Epidemiology, The Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404 Nydalen, N 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Obes Res 12:1445-54. 2004
    ..To explore the extent to which binge eating in the absence of compensatory behaviors (BE) is associated with psychiatric and medical symptoms in men and women and to control for the independent effects of BMI...
  90. ncbi request reprint Bipolar II disorder: personality and outcome in two clinical samples
    Peter R Joyce
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:433-8. 2004
    ..To compare the personality traits and disorders of patients with bipolar II disorder and major depression and to examine the impact on treatment outcome of a bipolar II diagnosis...
  91. ncbi request reprint Patterns of weight change after treatment for bulimia nervosa
    Frances A Carter
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 36:12-21. 2004
    ..The current study examined changes in weight and body mass index (BMI) at 5-year follow-up among women treated for bulimia nervosa...
  92. ncbi request reprint Application of a latent class analysis to empirically define eating disorder phenotypes
    Pamela K Keel
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:192-200. 2004
    ..Diagnostic criteria for eating disorders influence how we recognize, research, and treat eating disorders, and empirically valid phenotypes are required for revealing their genetic bases...
  93. pmc Characteristics of monozygotic male and female twins discordant for overweight: a descriptive study
    Karen S Mitchell
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284 2018, USA
    Eat Behav 9:366-9. 2008
    ..BMI is highly heritable. Yet, trends in obesity highlight environmental influences on body weight. Monozygotic (MZ) twins discordant for overweight offer a unique opportunity to examine these factors...
  94. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of women with persistent thinness
    Rita Slof
    Robert Fleury Stichting, Leidschendam, The Netherlands
    Obes Res 11:971-7. 2003
    ..This study examined demographic, health, and psychiatric characteristics of women who reported having been persistently thin throughout childhood, adolescence, and adulthood...
  95. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and psychoactive substance use disorder comorbidity in anorexia nervosa or depression
    Jennifer Jordan
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 34:211-9. 2003
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  96. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental contributions to obesity and binge eating
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, PO Box 980126, Richmond, VA 23298 0126, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 33:293-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of this article was to determine the extent of overlap between genetic and environmental factors that contribute to the liability to obesity and binge eating...
  97. ncbi request reprint Eating disorders in adolescents and young adults
    Cynthia M Bulik
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, 800 East Leigh Street, Richmond, VA 23298 0126, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 11:201-18. 2002
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  98. ncbi request reprint The effect of cognitive-behavioral therapy for bulimia nervosa on temperament and character as measured by the temperament and character inventory
    Charles B Anderson
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 43:182-8. 2002
    ..These results suggest that the elements of CBT affecting self-directedness may hold promise for enhancing the effectiveness of treatment for BN...
  99. ncbi request reprint Does environment matter? A review of nonshared environment and eating disorders
    Kelly L Klump
    Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 31:118-35. 2002
    ..We review studies highlighting the importance of nonshared factors for the development of eating disorders and suggest areas for future research...
  100. ncbi request reprint The developmental association between eating disorders symptoms and symptoms of depression and anxiety in juvenile twin girls
    Judy L Silberg
    Department of Human Genetics and Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 46:1317-26. 2005
    ..We investigated the role of genetic and environmental factors in the developmental association among symptoms of eating disorders, depression, and anxiety syndromes in 8-13-year-old and 14-17-year-old twin girls...
  101. ncbi request reprint Undue influence of weight on self-evaluation: a population-based twin study of gender differences
    Ted Reichborn-Kjennerud
    Division of Epidemiology, The Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Int J Eat Disord 35:123-32; discussion 133-5. 2004
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