A N Fabricatore

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Psychological aspects of obesity
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3309, USA
    Clin Dermatol 22:332-7. 2004
  2. pmc Intentional weight loss and changes in symptoms of depression: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    A N Fabricatore
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:1363-76. 2011
  3. ncbi Behavior therapy and cognitive-behavioral therapy of obesity: is there a difference?
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3309, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:92-9. 2007
  4. ncbi Self-reported eating behaviors of extremely obese persons seeking bariatric surgery: a factor analytic approach
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    Department of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:146-52. 2006
  5. ncbi The role of patients' expectations and goals in the behavioral and pharmacological treatment of obesity
    A N Fabricatore
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3309, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:1739-45. 2007
  6. ncbi How do mental health professionals evaluate candidates for bariatric surgery? Survey results
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    Weight and Eating Disorders Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Obes Surg 16:567-73. 2006
  7. ncbi Obesity
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 3309, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 2:357-77. 2006
  8. ncbi Self-reported eating behaviors of extremely obese persons seeking bariatric surgery: a factor analytic approach
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    Department of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, Suite 3029, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:83S-89S. 2006
  9. ncbi Impression management or real change? Reports of depressive symptoms before and after the preoperative psychological evaluation for bariatric surgery
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3309, USA
    Obes Surg 17:1213-9. 2007
  10. pmc Weight loss expectations and goals in a population sample of overweight and obese US adults
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2445-50. 2008

Research Grants

  1. A trial of two diets for weight and diabetes management
    Anthony Fabricatore; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi Psychological aspects of obesity
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3309, USA
    Clin Dermatol 22:332-7. 2004
    ..Significant mood disturbances should be treated equally aggressively, regardless of a patient's weight status...
  2. pmc Intentional weight loss and changes in symptoms of depression: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    A N Fabricatore
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:1363-76. 2011
    ..Between-groups comparisons of different weight loss methods (for example, lifestyle modification, diet-alone and pharmacotherapy) were examined, as were within-group changes for each treatment type...
  3. ncbi Behavior therapy and cognitive-behavioral therapy of obesity: is there a difference?
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3309, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:92-9. 2007
    ..Empirical comparisons of the long-term effects of these approaches are needed...
  4. ncbi Self-reported eating behaviors of extremely obese persons seeking bariatric surgery: a factor analytic approach
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    Department of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:146-52. 2006
    ..To summarize the self-reported eating behaviors of persons seeking bariatric surgery and to provide reliability data for a clinical instrument that assesses those eating behaviors...
  5. ncbi The role of patients' expectations and goals in the behavioral and pharmacological treatment of obesity
    A N Fabricatore
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3309, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:1739-45. 2007
    ..To investigate weight loss expectations and goals among obese treatment seekers and to examine the relationships of these expectations and goals to treatment outcomes...
  6. ncbi How do mental health professionals evaluate candidates for bariatric surgery? Survey results
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    Weight and Eating Disorders Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Obes Surg 16:567-73. 2006
    ..Many surgery programs require that candidates undergo a preoperative psychological evaluation, but no consensus exists for guiding mental health professionals in the conduct of these evaluations...
  7. ncbi Obesity
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 3309, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 2:357-77. 2006
    ..Treatment options and outcomes are reviewed and future steps-including efforts to prevent obesity--are identified. Finally, the literature on the relationship between obesity and depression is examined...
  8. ncbi Self-reported eating behaviors of extremely obese persons seeking bariatric surgery: a factor analytic approach
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    Department of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, Suite 3029, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:83S-89S. 2006
    ..To summarize the self-reported eating behaviors of persons seeking bariatric surgery and to provide reliability data for a clinical instrument that assesses those eating behaviors...
  9. ncbi Impression management or real change? Reports of depressive symptoms before and after the preoperative psychological evaluation for bariatric surgery
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3309, USA
    Obes Surg 17:1213-9. 2007
    ..Candidates may be motivated to suppress or exaggerate psychiatric symptoms (i.e., engage in impression management), if they believe doing so will enhance their chances of receiving a recommendation to proceed with surgery...
  10. pmc Weight loss expectations and goals in a population sample of overweight and obese US adults
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2445-50. 2008
    ..BMI and gender appear to be more important than previous weight loss experiences in determining expectations among persons planning a weight loss attempt...
  11. pmc Attrition from randomized controlled trials of pharmacological weight loss agents: a systematic review and analysis
    A N Fabricatore
    Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Obes Rev 10:333-41. 2009
    ..01). The pattern was similar for predicting non-AE-related attrition. Findings suggest ways to design studies that maximize retention...
  12. pmc Predictors of attrition and weight loss success: Results from a randomized controlled trial
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, Ste 3108, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3309, United States
    Behav Res Ther 47:685-91. 2009
    ..As a process variable, early weight loss appears to have more predictive value than early attendance at treatment sessions or early adherence...
  13. pmc Targeting dietary fat or glycemic load in the treatment of obesity and type 2 diabetes: a randomized controlled trial
    A N Fabricatore
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, United States
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 92:37-45. 2011
    ..To compare the effects of lifestyle modification programs that prescribe low-glycemic load (GL) vs. low-fat diets in a randomized trial...
  14. pmc Continuous glucose monitoring to assess the ecologic validity of dietary glycemic index and glycemic load
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, 19104 3309, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:1519-24. 2011
    ..The circumstances under which the glycemic index (GI) and glycemic load (GL) are derived do not reflect real-world eating behavior. Thus, the ecologic validity of these constructs is incompletely known...
  15. pmc Psychiatric considerations of the massive weight loss patient
    David B Sarwer
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Clin Plast Surg 35:1-10. 2008
    ..Appropriate psychiatric screening and management of these patients is believed to play an important role in successful postoperative outcomes...
  16. ncbi Previous weight loss experiences of bariatric surgery candidates: how much have patients dieted prior to surgery?
    Lauren M Gibbons
    Department of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, Suite 3029, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:70S-76S. 2006
    ..To describe the dieting histories of bariatric surgery candidates...
  17. ncbi A comparison of weight histories in women with class III vs. class I-II obesity
    Canice E Crerand
    Department of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, Suite 3029, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:63S-69S. 2006
    ....
  18. doi Self-reported stigmatization among candidates for bariatric surgery
    David B Sarwer
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:S75-9. 2008
    ..Some specific forms of stigmatization, however, appear to be related to body size. The occurrence of stigmatization was associated with poorer weight-related quality of life and greater symptoms of depression...
  19. ncbi Night eating syndrome and binge eating disorder among persons seeking bariatric surgery: prevalence and related features
    Kelly C Allison
    Department of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, Suite 3029, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:77S-82S. 2006
    ..To assess the prevalence of night eating syndrome (NES) and binge eating disorder (BED) and their related behavioral and psychological correlates in persons who sought bariatric surgery...
  20. ncbi Psychosocial and behavioral aspects of bariatric surgery
    David B Sarwer
    Weight and Eating Disorders Program, 3535 Market Street, Suite 3022, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3309, USA
    Obes Res 13:639-48. 2005
    ..In addition, the paper examines studies that investigated changes in these factors postoperatively. The review concludes with an agenda for future research in this area...
  21. ncbi Comparison of psychosocial status in treatment-seeking women with class III vs. class I-II obesity
    Thomas A Wadden
    Department of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, Suite 3029, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:90S-98S. 2006
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  22. ncbi Health-related quality of life and symptoms of depression in extremely obese persons seeking bariatric surgery
    Anthony N Fabricatore
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19128 3309, USA
    Obes Surg 15:304-9. 2005
    ..This study examined the relationships among BMI, HRQoL, and symptoms of depression in persons with extreme obesity...
  23. ncbi Comparison of psychosocial status in treatment-seeking women with class III vs. class I-II obesity
    Thomas A Wadden
    Department of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:138-45. 2006
    ....
  24. ncbi Obesity, psychiatric status, and psychiatric medications
    Robert I Berkowitz
    Weight and Eating Disorders Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 28:39-54, vii-viii. 2005
  25. ncbi Night eating syndrome and binge eating disorder among persons seeking bariatric surgery: prevalence and related features
    Kelly C Allison
    Department of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:153-8. 2006
    ..To assess the prevalence of night eating syndrome (NES) and binge eating disorder (BED) and their related behavioral and psychological correlates in persons who sought bariatric surgery...
  26. ncbi Previous weight loss experiences of bariatric surgery candidates: how much have patients dieted prior to surgery?
    Lauren M Gibbons
    Department of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:159-64. 2006
    ..To describe the dieting histories of bariatric surgery candidates...
  27. ncbi History of sexual abuse among bariatric surgery candidates
    Timothy B Gustafson
    Department of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:369-74, discussion 375-6. 2006
    ..Sexual abuse also appears to be a risk factor for the development of obesity. Little is known, however, about the prevalence and psychosocial correlates of sexual abuse among persons with extreme obesity who seek bariatric surgery...
  28. pmc Changes in symptoms of depression with weight loss: results of a randomized trial
    Lucy F Faulconbridge
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1009-16. 2009
    ..Further research is needed to identify characteristics of obese patients at risk of negative mood changes (and suicidal ideation) in response to behavioral and pharmacologic therapies...
  29. ncbi A comparison of weight histories in women with class III vs. class I-II obesity
    Canice E Crerand
    Department of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:165-70. 2006
    ....
  30. ncbi Psychosocial and behavioral status of patients undergoing bariatric surgery: what to expect before and after surgery
    Thomas A Wadden
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, 3rd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Med Clin North Am 91:451-69, xi-xii. 2007
    ..The article combines a review of the literature with clinical impressions gained from the more than 2500 candidates for bariatric surgery whom the authors have evaluated at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania...
  31. ncbi Obesity: psychological and behavioral considerations
    Adam Gilden Tsai
    Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    Am Fam Physician 74:867-8. 2006
  32. ncbi Psychological evaluation of bariatric surgery applicants: procedures and reasons for delay or denial of surgery
    Steven Walfish
    Independent Practice, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Obes Surg 17:1578-83. 2007
    ..The current investigation examined the frequency with which psychologists recommend delay or denial of surgery for psychological reasons, the procedures they use in making their clinical decisions, and the reasons for such conclusions...
  33. ncbi Childhood obesity and cosmetic surgery
    David B Sarwer
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:1106-7. 2007

Research Grants2

  1. A trial of two diets for weight and diabetes management
    Anthony Fabricatore; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The research and training experiences described in this proposal will prepare the candidate for continued independent clinical research in the field of obesity and related disorders. ..