Ruth H Striegel-Moore

Summary

Affiliation: Wesleyan University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Recurrent binge eating in black American women
    R H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Conn, USA
    Arch Fam Med 9:83-7. 2000
  2. doi request reprint Comparing work productivity in obesity and binge eating
    Ruth H Striegel
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 45:995-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Why men should be included in research on binge eating: results from a comparison of psychosocial impairment in men and women
    Ruth H Striegel
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 45:233-40. 2012
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. pmc Screening for binge eating disorders using the Patient Health Questionnaire in a community sample
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut 06459 0408, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 43:337-43. 2010
  7. 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
  8. ncbi request reprint Toward an understanding of risk factors for binge-eating disorder in black and white women: a community-based case-control study
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, 207 High Street, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Psychol Med 35:907-17. 2005
  9. 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
  10. ncbi request reprint Health services research in anorexia nervosa
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06453, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 37:S31-4; discussion S41-2. 2005

Research Grants

  1. Effectiveness of Guided Self-Help for Binge Eating
    Ruth Striegel Moore; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Research Teaching Day on Eating Disorders Conference
    Ruth Striegel Moore; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Psychosocial Determinants of Nutrient Intake in Girls
    Ruth Striegel Moore; Fiscal Year: 2004

Detail Information

Publications72

  1. ncbi request reprint Recurrent binge eating in black American women
    R H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Conn, USA
    Arch Fam Med 9:83-7. 2000
    ..Eating disorders have been believed to occur primarily among white women; in fact, the limited preliminary data available suggest that black women may be as likely as white women to report binge eating...
  2. doi request reprint Comparing work productivity in obesity and binge eating
    Ruth H Striegel
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 45:995-8. 2012
    ..To examine productivity impairment in individuals with obesity and/or binge eating...
  3. doi request reprint Why men should be included in research on binge eating: results from a comparison of psychosocial impairment in men and women
    Ruth H Striegel
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 45:233-40. 2012
    ..This study compared demographic and clinical correlates of binge eating in a large employee sample of men and women...
  4. 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
    ....
  5. 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...
  6. pmc Screening for binge eating disorders using the Patient Health Questionnaire in a community sample
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut 06459 0408, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 43:337-43. 2010
    ....
  7. 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint Toward an understanding of risk factors for binge-eating disorder in black and white women: a community-based case-control study
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, 207 High Street, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Psychol Med 35:907-17. 2005
    ..This study sought to identify in white women risk factors specific to binge-eating disorder (BED) and for psychiatric disorders in general, and to compare black and white women on risk factors for BED...
  9. 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
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Health services research in anorexia nervosa
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06453, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 37:S31-4; discussion S41-2. 2005
    ..It identifies major gaps in knowledge regarding health services utilization and costs...
  11. ncbi request reprint Night eating syndrome in young adult women: prevalence and correlates
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 37:200-6. 2005
    ..The current study examined the prevalence and clinical significance of night eating syndrome (NES) in a community cohort of Black and White women...
  12. 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for eating disorders
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of PsychologyWesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Am Psychol 62:181-98. 2007
    ..They discuss how more sophisticated and novel conceptualizations of risk and causal processes may inform both nosology and intervention efforts...
  14. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for binge-eating disorders: an exploratory study
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut 06459, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:481-7. 2007
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  15. doi request reprint Behavioral symptoms of eating disorders in Native Americans: results from the ADD Health Survey Wave III
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 44:561-6. 2011
    ..To examine prevalence and correlates (gender, Body Mass Index) of disordered eating in American Indian/Native American (AI/NA) and white young adults...
  16. pmc Cognitive behavioral guided self-help for the treatment of recurrent binge eating
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:312-21. 2010
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  17. pmc Nocturnal eating: association with binge eating, obesity, and psychological distress
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut 06459 0408, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 43:520-6. 2010
    ..To examine clinical correlates of nocturnal eating, a core behavioral symptom of night eating syndrome...
  18. doi request reprint The validity and clinical utility of night eating syndrome
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, 207 High Street, Middletown, Connecticut 06459, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 42:720-38. 2009
    ..To review the empirical literature for evidence in support of inclusion of Night Eating Syndrome (NES) in the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders...
  19. pmc Gender difference in the prevalence of eating disorder symptoms
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut 06459 0408, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 42:471-4. 2009
    ..This study examined gender differences in prevalence of eating disorder symptoms including body image concerns (body checking or avoidance), binge eating, and inappropriate compensatory behaviors...
  20. 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...
  21. doi 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...
  22. pmc Health services use in eating disorders
    R H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459 0408, USA
    Psychol Med 38:1465-74. 2008
    ..This study examined healthcare services used by adults diagnosed with an eating disorder (ED) in a large health maintenance organization in the Pacific Northwest...
  23. ncbi request reprint Health services use in women with a history of bulimia nervosa or binge eating disorder
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut 06459, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 37:11-8. 2005
    ..The current study examined health services use during the past 12 months in a sample of young women with a history of an adolescent eating disorder (bulimia nervosa [BN] or binge eating disorder [BED])...
  24. ncbi request reprint Toward an understanding of health services use in women with binge eating disorder
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Wesleyan University, 207 High Street, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Obes Res 12:799-806. 2004
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint One-year use and cost of inpatient and outpatient services among female and male patients with an eating disorder: evidence from a national database of health insurance claims
    R H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459 0408, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 27:381-9. 2000
    ..This study examined rates and cost of inpatient and outpatient treatment among 1,932 patients with an eating disorder...
  26. 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...
  27. ncbi request reprint Subthreshold binge eating disorder
    R H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 27:270-8. 2000
    ..To examine the clinical features of subthreshold binge eating disorder (BED)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Eating disorders in white and black women
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, CT, 06459, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1326-31. 2003
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Eating disorders in a national sample of hospitalized female and male veterans: detection rates and psychiatric comorbidity
    R H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459 0408, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 25:405-14. 1999
    ..Using a national sample of hospitalized female and male veterans, this study examined the point prevalence of detected cases of eating disorders and explored psychiatric comorbidity in cases with an eating disorder...
  30. 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...
  31. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity of eating disorders in men: a national study of hospitalized veterans
    R H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459 0408, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 25:399-404. 1999
    ..This study examined eating disorders and their psychiatric comorbidity in a national sample of hospitalized male veterans...
  32. ncbi request reprint Emotion-induced eating and sucrose intake in children: the NHLBI Growth and Health Study
    R H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459 0408, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 25:389-98. 1999
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Comparison of binge eating disorder and bulimia nervosa in a community sample
    R H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 29:157-65. 2001
    ..This study examined the relationship between binge eating disorder (BED), a newly proposed eating disorder, and bulimia nervosa (BN)...
  34. 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)...
  35. 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...
  36. pmc The significance of overvaluation of shape and weight in binge eating disorder
    Andrea B Goldschmidt
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Behav Res Ther 48:187-93. 2010
    ..7% accuracy. Results suggest that shape and weight overvaluation is a useful diagnostic specifier in BED. Continued research is warranted to examine its predictive validity in natural course and treatment outcome studies...
  37. pmc Risk factors and patterns of onset in binge eating disorder
    Jamie L Manwaring
    Department of Psychology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 39:101-7. 2006
    ..It further aimed to replicate findings regarding eating disorder and general psychopathology among BF versus DF subtypes...
  38. ncbi request reprint Self-harm and substance use in a community sample of Black and White women with binge eating disorder or bulimia nervosa
    Faith Anne Dohm
    Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions, Fairfield University, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 32:389-400. 2002
    ..This study evaluated rates of self-harm and substance use in women with either bulimia nervosa (BN) or binge eating disorder (BED) and assessed whether differences in self-harm and substance use are related to sexual or physical abuse...
  39. 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)...
  40. 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...
  41. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in weight control practices among U.S. adolescents from 1995 to 2005
    Y May Chao
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut 06459, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:124-33. 2008
    ..To examine trends in weight control practices from 1995 to 2005...
  42. ncbi request reprint Abuse, bullying, and discrimination as risk factors for binge eating disorder
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, CT 06459, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1902-7. 2002
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Help seeking and barriers to treatment in a community sample of Mexican American and European American women with eating disorders
    Fary M Cachelin
    Department of Psychology, California State University, Los Angeles, California 90032 8227, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 39:154-61. 2006
    ..The study examined treatment seeking for eating disorders in Mexican American and European American women...
  44. doi request reprint Disordered eating and substance use in high-school students: results from the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System
    Emily M Pisetsky
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 06459, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:464-70. 2008
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  45. doi request reprint The validity and clinical utility of purging disorder
    Pamela K Keel
    Department of Psychology, Florida State University, 1107 W Call St, Tallahassee, Florida 32306 4301, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 42:706-19. 2009
    ..To review evidence of the validity and clinical utility of Purging Disorder and examine options for the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders fifth edition (DSM-V)...
  46. pmc Eating patterns in patients with spectrum binge-eating disorder
    Kate Harvey
    Department of Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 44:447-51. 2011
    ..We sought to describe meal and snack frequencies of individuals with recurrent binge eating and examine the association between these eating patterns and clinical correlates...
  47. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial adjustment in young adulthood of women who experienced an eating disorder during adolescence
    Ruth H Striegel-Moore
    Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:587-93. 2003
    ..To examine the impact of an adolescent eating disorder on psychosocial adjustment in young adulthood...
  48. 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...
  49. 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...
  50. 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...
  51. 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...
  52. 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...
  53. 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...
  54. 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...
  55. 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...
  56. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in eating disorder symptoms in young adults
    Peter M Lewinsohn
    Oregon Research Institute, Eugene, Oregon 97403 1983, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 32:426-40. 2002
    ..The major goal of this study was to identify problematic eating behaviors and attitudes in young men and compare them with those of young women...
  57. 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...
  58. 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...
  59. 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...
  60. ncbi request reprint The food amount rating scale: development, reliability, and validity
    Faith Anne Dohm
    Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions, Fairfield University, Fairfield, Connecticut 06430, USA
    Obes Res 10:1173-9. 2002
    ..The Food Amount Rating Scale (FARS) is a standardized set of stimuli for assessing individuals' judgment of food amounts...
  61. ncbi request reprint Self-perceived barriers to activity participation among sedentary adolescent girls
    Sue Y S Kimm
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:534-40. 2006
    ..Potential barriers to activity participation were surveyed among adolescent girls and corroborated with other reported information...
  62. 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...
  63. 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...
  64. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns in adolescence are related to adiposity in young adulthood in black and white females
    Lorrene D Ritchie
    The Center for Weight and Health, College of Natural Resources and School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, and Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Nutr 137:399-406. 2007
    ..In conclusion, a cumulative pattern of food intake consistent with recommendations for general health appears to help prevent overweight, but this pattern was followed by only a minority of adolescent girls...
  65. ncbi request reprint Macronutrient intake in anorexia nervosa: The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Growth and Health Study
    Sandra G Affenito
    Department of Nutrition and Family Studies, Saint Joseph College, West Hartford, Connecticut 06457, USA
    J Pediatr 141:701-5. 2002
    ..To compare the macronutrient intake of females with or without a history of anorexia nervosa (AN) at three times: two years and one year before the onset of AN, and during the first year of the illness...
  66. 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...
  67. ncbi request reprint Factors that influence food amount ratings by white, Hispanic, and Asian samples
    Faith Anne Dohm
    Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions, Fairfield University, CNS 221, 1073 North Benson Road, Fairfield, CT 06824, USA
    Obes Res 13:1061-9. 2005
    ..Two studies explored in nonclinical samples variables that may influence meal size assessments...
  68. 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...
  69. ncbi request reprint Exposure to the mass media, body shape concerns, and use of supplements to improve weight and shape among male and female adolescents
    Alison E Field
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 116:e214-20. 2005
    ..To assess the prevalence and correlates of products used to improve weight and shape among male and female adolescents...
  70. ncbi request reprint Validation of the eating disorder diagnostic scale for use with Hong Kong adolescents
    Stephanie W Lee
    Department of Community Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Eat Disord 40:569-74. 2007
    ..We examined the psychometric properties of the Eating Disorder Diagnostic Scale (EDDS) in a community sample of Hong Kong school children...
  71. pmc Antecedent life events of binge-eating disorder
    Kathleen M Pike
    Department of Psychiatry, Unit 98, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatry Res 142:19-29. 2006
    ..There was no evidence for race-specific exposure to antecedent life events. The results suggest that a greater number and certain specific types of life events increase risk for the subsequent development of BED...
  72. ncbi request reprint Prevention of eating disorders: challenges and opportunities
    Jane Pearson
    Division of Services and Intervention Research, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 31:233-9. 2002
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Research Grants10

  1. Effectiveness of Guided Self-Help for Binge Eating
    Ruth Striegel Moore; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed study will answer the question whether CBT- GSH is an effective early step intervention for the treatment of binge eating disorders. ..
  2. Research Teaching Day on Eating Disorders Conference
    Ruth Striegel Moore; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Support is requested for five years, and the success of the program will be evaluated annually. ..
  3. Psychosocial Determinants of Nutrient Intake in Girls
    Ruth Striegel Moore; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Adult weight was also measured. Results from our secondary analyses will be useful for interventions aimed at improving nutritional health. ..