bulimia

Summary

Summary: Eating an excess amount of food in a short period of time, as seen in the disorder of BULIMIA NERVOSA. It is caused by an abnormal craving for food, or insatiable hunger also known as "ox hunger".

Top Publications

  1. ncbi 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
  2. ncbi Remote treatment of bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder: a randomized trial of Internet-assisted cognitive behavioural therapy
    B Ljotsson
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institute, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 45:649-61. 2007
  3. ncbi Cognitive flexibility in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa
    Kate Tchanturia
    Division of Psychological Medicine, Eating Disorders Research Unit, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 10:513-20. 2004
  4. ncbi Getting better byte by byte: a pilot randomised controlled trial of email therapy for bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder
    Paul Robinson
    Russell Unit, Barnet Enfield and Haringey Mental Health Trust, UK
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 16:84-93. 2008
  5. ncbi Shared risk and protective factors for overweight and disordered eating in adolescents
    Dianne R Neumark-Sztainer
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:359-369. 2007
  6. pmc Differential neural responses to food images in women with bulimia versus anorexia nervosa
    Samantha J Brooks
    Department of Neuroscience, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 6:e22259. 2011
  7. ncbi 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
  8. ncbi Cue-elicited craving for food: a fresh approach to the study of binge eating
    Laura Sobik
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Muenzinger Psychology Building, Campus Box 345, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    Appetite 44:253-61. 2005
  9. ncbi Why the high rate of dropout from individualized cognitive-behavior therapy for bulimia nervosa?
    Z Steel
    Department of Psychology, Macarthur Mental Health Service, Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 28:209-14. 2000
  10. ncbi Clinical, psychopathological and personality correlates of interoceptive awareness in anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and obesity
    Secondo Fassino
    Department of Neurosciences, Psychiatry Section, Eating Disorders Center, Turin University, Turin, Italy
    Psychopathology 37:168-74. 2004

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  1. ncbi 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
    A large and well-characterized sample of individuals with anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa from the Price Foundation collaborative genetics study was used to determine the frequency of anxiety disorders and to understand how anxiety ..
  2. ncbi Remote treatment of bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder: a randomized trial of Internet-assisted cognitive behavioural therapy
    B Ljotsson
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, Karolinska Institute, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Behav Res Ther 45:649-61. 2007
    ..of self-help based on cognitive behaviour therapy in combination with Internet support in the treatment of bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder...
  3. ncbi Cognitive flexibility in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa
    Kate Tchanturia
    Division of Psychological Medicine, Eating Disorders Research Unit, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 10:513-20. 2004
    The aim of this study was to determine if there are differences in cognitive flexibility in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa...
  4. ncbi Getting better byte by byte: a pilot randomised controlled trial of email therapy for bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder
    Paul Robinson
    Russell Unit, Barnet Enfield and Haringey Mental Health Trust, UK
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 16:84-93. 2008
    ..Ninty-seven fulfilling criteria for eating disorders (bulimia nervosa (BN), binge eating disorder (BED), EDNOS) were randomised to therapist administered email bulimia therapy ..
  5. ncbi Shared risk and protective factors for overweight and disordered eating in adolescents
    Dianne R Neumark-Sztainer
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:359-369. 2007
    ....
  6. pmc Differential neural responses to food images in women with bulimia versus anorexia nervosa
    Samantha J Brooks
    Department of Neuroscience, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 6:e22259. 2011
    ..However, despite clinical differences in their responses to food, differential neural activation to thinking about eating food, between women with anorexia nervosa (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN) is not known.
  7. ncbi 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).
  8. ncbi Cue-elicited craving for food: a fresh approach to the study of binge eating
    Laura Sobik
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Muenzinger Psychology Building, Campus Box 345, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    Appetite 44:253-61. 2005
    ..Results also suggest that the DRD4 VNTR polymorphism influences cue-elicited craving for food, although the influence of the DRD4 may depend on the population under study...
  9. ncbi Why the high rate of dropout from individualized cognitive-behavior therapy for bulimia nervosa?
    Z Steel
    Department of Psychology, Macarthur Mental Health Service, Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 28:209-14. 2000
    To investigate predictors of dropout from cognitive-behavior therapy for bulimia nervosa.
  10. ncbi Clinical, psychopathological and personality correlates of interoceptive awareness in anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and obesity
    Secondo Fassino
    Department of Neurosciences, Psychiatry Section, Eating Disorders Center, Turin University, Turin, Italy
    Psychopathology 37:168-74. 2004
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  11. ncbi Affect regulation and food intake in bulimia nervosa: emotional responding to food cues after deprivation and subsequent eating
    Birgit I Mauler
    Christoph Dornier Foundation for Clinical Psychology, Muenster, Germany
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:567-79. 2006
    ..to salient food cues and effects of food deprivation and consumption were investigated in 32 women with bulimia and 32 control women...
  12. ncbi Adiponectin in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa
    Tetsuya Tagami
    Clinical Research Institute, Center for Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases, Kyoto National Hospital, Kyoto 612 8555, Japan
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:1833-7. 2004
    ..leptin, insulin, and glucose were measured in 31 female patients with anorexia nervosa (AN) and in 11 with bulimia nervosa...
  13. ncbi Internalization of weight bias: Implications for binge eating and emotional well-being
    Rebecca M Puhl
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University, 309 Edwards Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:19-23. 2007
    ..This study examined the relationship between internalization of negative weight-based stereotypes and indices of eating behaviors and emotional well-being in a sample of overweight and obese women...
  14. pmc Dysregulation of brain reward systems in eating disorders: neurochemical information from animal models of binge eating, bulimia nervosa, and anorexia nervosa
    Nicole M Avena
    University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    Neuropharmacology 63:87-96. 2012
    ..on neurochemical evidence of reward-related brain dysfunctions obtained through animal models of binge eating, bulimia nervosa, or anorexia nervosa...
  15. ncbi Plasma ghrelin in anorexia, bulimia, and binge-eating disorder: relations with eating patterns and circulating concentrations of cortisol and thyroid hormones
    Alfonso Troisi
    Department of Neurosciences, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Neuroendocrinology 81:259-66. 2005
    ..eating patterns, and circulating concentrations of cortisol and thyroid hormones in women with anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge-eating disorder...
  16. ncbi Regional grey matter volume abnormalities in bulimia nervosa and binge-eating disorder
    Axel Schäfer
    Department of Psychology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Neuroimage 50:639-43. 2010
    This study investigated whether bulimia nervosa (BN) and binge-eating disorder (BED) are associated with structural brain abnormalities. Both disorders share the main symptom binge-eating, but are considered differential diagnoses...
  17. ncbi Review of the prevalence and incidence of eating disorders
    Hans Wijbrand Hoek
    Parnassia Psychiatric Institute, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Int J Eat Disord 34:383-96. 2003
    ..To review the literature on the incidence and prevalence of eating disorders...
  18. ncbi From taste hedonics to motivational drive: central μ-opioid receptors and binge-eating behaviour
    Pradeep J Nathan
    Brain Mapping Unit, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 12:995-1008. 2009
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  19. ncbi Childhood obsessive-compulsive personality traits in adult women with eating disorders: defining a broader eating disorder phenotype
    Marija Brecelj Anderluh
    Institute of Psychiatry, King College London, De Crespigny Park
    Am J Psychiatry 160:242-7. 2003
    ..The authors retrospectively examined a spectrum of childhood traits that reflect obsessive-compulsive personality in adult women with eating disorders and assessed the predictive value of the traits for the development of eating disorders...
  20. ncbi Psychological and behavioral risk factors for obesity onset in adolescent girls: a prospective study
    Eric Stice
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:195-202. 2005
    ..The fact that self-reported, weight-control behaviors identified girls at risk for obesity implies that high-risk youths are not engaging in effective weight-control methods and suggests the need to promote more effective strategies...
  21. ncbi Relation between dieting and weight change among preadolescents and adolescents
    Alison E Field
    Division of Adolescent Young Adult Medicine, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 112:900-6. 2003
    ..To assess whether dieting to control weight was associated with weight change among children and adolescents...
  22. ncbi Effectiveness of an Internet-based program for reducing risk factors for eating disorders
    A J Winzelberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Stanford University School of Medicine, California 94305 5722, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:346-50. 2000
    ..This program provides evidence for the feasibility and effectiveness of providing health education by means of the Internet...
  23. ncbi Controlled family study of anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa: evidence of shared liability and transmission of partial syndromes
    M Strober
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and the Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital, University of California, Los Angeles 90024 1759, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 157:393-401. 2000
    Lifetime rates of full and partial anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa were determined in first-degree relatives of diagnostically pure proband groups and relatives of matched, never-ill comparison subjects.
  24. ncbi Comparison of obese and nonobese individuals with binge eating disorder: delicate boundary between binge eating disorder and non-purging bulimia nervosa
    Isabelle Carrard
    Therapeutic Education Service for Chronic Diseases, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:350-4. 2012
    ..To compare obese and nonobese individuals with binge eating disorder (BED) on demographic data, illness history, eating disorders and psychological health...
  25. ncbi Risk factors for binge eating onset in adolescent girls: a 2-year prospective investigation
    Eric Stice
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, 78712, USA
    Health Psychol 21:131-8. 2002
    ..Results support the assertion that these psychosocial and biological factors increase risk for binge eating...
  26. ncbi Cognitive deficits and biases for food and body in bulimia: investigation using an affective shifting task
    Olivia Mobbs
    Cognitive Psychopathology and Neuropsychology Unit, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Eat Behav 9:455-61. 2008
    ..Many of these studies have methodological limitations and their results are difficult to interpret. In this study, we examine attentional deficits and biases in bulimia.
  27. ncbi Bulimia nervosa and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a possible role for stimulant medication
    Carolyn Piver Dukarm
    Department of Pediatrics, Sisters of Charity Hospital, Buffalo, New York 14214 2692, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:345-50. 2005
    b>Bulimia nervosa and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) share several key features, including impulsivity and low self-esteem. Stimulant medications have been highly effective in the treatment of ADHD...
  28. ncbi Psychological responses to body shape exposure in patients with bulimia nervosa
    B Tuschen-Caffier
    Department of Psychology, University of Siegen, Adolf Reichwein Strasse 2, 57068, Siegen, Germany
    Behav Res Ther 41:573-86. 2003
    One of the unresolved issues regarding research on bulimia nervosa concerns the question as to how patients diagnosed with bulimia nervosa respond to body image exposure...
  29. pmc Autoantibodies against alpha -MSH, ACTH, and LHRH in anorexia and bulimia nervosa patients
    Serguei O Fetissov
    Departments of Neuroscience and Endocrinology, Karolinska Institute, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:17155-60. 2002
    ..and expenditure and may participate in the pathogenesis of eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN)...
  30. ncbi Stimulant treatment of bulimia nervosa with and without attention-deficit disorder: three case reports
    Eric J Drimmer
    Psychiatric Centers at San Diego, Escondido, California, USA
    Nutrition 19:76-7. 2003
  31. ncbi Laxative misuse and behavioral disinhibition in bulimia nervosa
    Kenneth R Bruce
    Eating Disorders Program, Douglas Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Eat Disord 33:92-7. 2003
    Various reports suggest that purging with laxatives is associated with greater behavioral impulsivity in bulimia nervosa (BN) patients. We investigated the extent to which laxative misuse corresponds to specific impulse-control problems.
  32. 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...
  33. pmc Prevention of eating disorders in at-risk college-age women
    C Barr Taylor
    Department of Psychiatry, Stanford University Medical School, Stanford, CA 94305 5722, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:881-8. 2006
    ..Eating disorders, an important health problem among college-age women, may be preventable, given that modifiable risk factors for eating disorders have been identified and interventions have been evaluated to reduce these risk factors...
  34. ncbi The validity and clinical utility of binge eating disorder
    Stephen A Wonderlich
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences, 120 8th Street South, P O Box 1415, Fargo, North Dakota 58107 1415, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 42:687-705. 2009
    ..This review attempted to examine the validity and clinical utility of the DSM-IV binge eating disorder (BED) diagnosis across a wide range of validating strategies...
  35. ncbi Osteoporosis in eating disorders: a follow-up study of patients with anorexia and bulimia nervosa
    S Zipfel
    Department of General Internal and Psychosomatic Medicine, University of Heidelberg, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:5227-33. 2001
    ..prospectively investigated the course of bone mineral density (BMD) in patients with anorexia nervosa (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN) over a 3.6-yr follow-up period...
  36. ncbi The economic effect of Planet Health on preventing bulimia nervosa
    Li Yan Wang
    Division of Adolescent and School Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:756-62. 2011
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  37. ncbi Efficacy of cognitive behavioral therapy and fluoxetine for the treatment of binge eating disorder: a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled comparison
    Carlos M Grilo
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:301-9. 2005
    ..We conducted a randomized, placebo-controlled study to test the efficacy of CBT and fluoxetine alone and in combination for BED...
  38. ncbi Anorexia, bulimia, and obesity: shared decision making deficits on the Iowa Gambling Task (IGT)
    Amy Brogan
    School of Psychology, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 16:711-5. 2010
    The pathological eating behaviors in Anorexia Nervosa (AN), Bulimia Nervosa (BN), and obesity are characterized by a preference for high immediate reward, despite higher future losses in terms of both physical and psychological outcomes...
  39. ncbi Receptor and transporter imaging studies in schizophrenia, depression, bulimia and Tourette's disorder--implications for psychopharmacology
    Siegfried Kasper
    Department of General Psychiatry, University of Vienna, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    World J Biol Psychiatry 3:133-46. 2002
    ..SPECT) as well as positron emission tomography (PET) in patients diagnosed with schizophrenia, depression, bulimia and Tourette's disorder...
  40. ncbi Brain activation in restrained and unrestrained eaters: an fMRI study
    Maria Coletta
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 118:598-609. 2009
    ..The authors propose that the counterintuitive findings from preload studies and the present study are due to the fact that REs are less hungry than UREs when fasted and find palatable food more appealing than UREs when fed...
  41. ncbi Medial prefrontal cortex activity associated with symptom provocation in eating disorders
    Rudolf Uher
    Institute of Psychiatry PO59, Eating Disorders Unit, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1238-46. 2004
    ..The authors sought to identify neural correlates of eating disorders in order to contribute to the debate on the genesis and classification of eating disorders and provide endophenotypes for genetic research...
  42. ncbi A prospective test of the dual-pathway model of bulimic pathology: mediating effects of dieting and negative affect
    E Stice
    Department of Psychology, 330 Mezes Hall, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 110:124-35. 2001
    Because there have been few longitudinal investigations of integrative etiological theories of bulimia nervosa, this study prospectively tested the dual-pathway model using random regression growth curve models and data from a 3-wave ..
  43. ncbi Circulating brain-derived neurotrophic factor is decreased in women with anorexia and bulimia nervosa but not in women with binge-eating disorder: relationships to co-morbid depression, psychopathology and hormonal variables
    Palmiero Monteleone
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Naples SUN, Naples, Italy
    Psychol Med 35:897-905. 2005
    ..In the present study, we investigated serum levels of BDNF in patients with anorexia nervosa (AN), bulimia nervosa (BN) and binge-eating disorder (BED).
  44. ncbi Normal brain tissue volumes after long-term recovery in anorexia and bulimia nervosa
    Angela Wagner
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Presbyterian University Hospital, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 59:291-3. 2006
    Individuals who are ill with anorexia (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN) often have increased cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) volumes and decreased total gray and white matter volumes...
  45. 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
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  46. ncbi Topiramate in the treatment of binge eating disorder associated with obesity: a randomized, placebo-controlled trial
    Susan L McElroy
    Division of Psychopharmacology Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH 45267 0559, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:255-61. 2003
    ..Binge eating disorder is associated with obesity. Topiramate is an antiepileptic agent associated with weight loss. The objective of this study was to evaluate topiramate in the treatment of binge eating disorder associated with obesity...
  47. pmc Examination of shared risk and protective factors for overweight and disordered eating among adolescents
    Jess Haines
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:336-43. 2010
    ..To identify shared risk and protective factors for purging, binge eating, and overweight...
  48. ncbi Weight concerns influence the development of eating disorders: a 4-year prospective study
    J D Killen
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 64:936-40. 1996
    ..This finding is consistent with both theoretical and clinical perspectives and may represent a useful step toward the establishment of a rational basis for the choice of a prevention intervention target...
  49. pmc Functional disturbances within frontostriatal circuits across multiple childhood psychopathologies
    Rachel Marsh
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 74, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:664-74. 2009
    ..Findings from these studies can be used as a reference frame against which to compare the aberrant development of these processes in individuals across a wide range of childhood psychopathologies...
  50. ncbi Full syndromal versus subthreshold anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorder: a multicenter study
    Scott J Crow
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, MN 55454, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 32:309-18. 2002
    The diagnostic criteria for anorexia nervosa (AN), bulimia nervosa (BN), and binge eating disorder (BED) establish symptom severity levels, which are used to separate full cases from partial cases...
  51. ncbi What is this thing called BED? Current status of binge eating disorder nosology
    Michael J Devlin
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 34:S2-18. 2003
    ..This article presents four ways of conceptualizing BED: a distinct disorder in its own right, as a variant of bulimia nervosa, as a useful behavioral subtype of obesity, and as a behavior that reflects psychopathology among the ..
  52. ncbi The effect of exercise, cognitive therapy, and nutritional counseling in treating bulimia nervosa
    Jorunn Sundgot-Borgen
    The Norwegian University of Sport and Physical Education, Oslo, Norway
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:190-5. 2002
    The aim of this treatment study on bulimia nervosa was (i) to examine the effect of physical exercise as an experimental treatment condition against the well-documented effect of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), and (ii) to compare ..
  53. pmc Evidence for a susceptibility gene for anorexia nervosa on chromosome 1
    D E Grice
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 70:787-92. 2002
    ..analysis of 192 families with at least one affected relative pair with AN and related eating disorders, including bulimia nervosa, was performed, resulting in only modest evidence for linkage, with the highest nonparametric linkage (..
  54. ncbi Overweight, weight concerns, and bulimic behaviors among girls and boys
    A E Field
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 38:754-60. 1999
    ..To assess the prevalence rates and correlates of overweight, concern with weight, and bulimic behaviors...
  55. pmc Neurobiology of anorexia and bulimia nervosa
    Walter Kaye
    University of California, San Diego, 8950 Villa La Jolla Drive, Suite C207, La Jolla, CA 92037, United States
    Physiol Behav 94:121-35. 2008
    Anorexia nervosa (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN) are related disorders of unknown etiology that most commonly begin during adolescence in women...
  56. ncbi Psychopathological traits and 5-HT2A receptor promoter polymorphism (-1438 G/A) in patients suffering from Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa
    Valdo Ricca
    Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Sciences, Psychiatry Unit, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni, 85, 50134, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 365:92-6. 2004
    ..Patients with the AA genotype suffering from Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa showed higher Weight and Shape Concern (P = 0.003 and P = 0...
  57. ncbi Polycystic ovarian morphology and bulimia nervosa: a 9-year follow-up study
    John F Morgan
    Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    Fertil Steril 77:928-31. 2002
    To examine long-term changes in polycystic ovarian morphology in women with polycystic ovaries and bulimia nervosa after treatment of the latter condition.
  58. ncbi Postprandial cholecystokinin release and gastric emptying in patients with bulimia nervosa
    M J Devlin
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 65:114-20. 1997
    ..was designed to investigate the biological underpinnings of the observed deficit in satiety in patients with bulimia nervosa...
  59. ncbi Long-term menstrual and reproductive function in patients with bulimia nervosa
    Scott J Crow
    Department ofPsychiatry, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, 55454 1495, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1048-50. 2002
    Menstrual dysfunction occurs frequently in patients with bulimia nervosa. Whether this is associated with diminished fertility is unknown...
  60. ncbi Use of reboxetine in bulimia nervosa: a pilot study
    Secondo Fassino
    Department of Neurosciences, Section of Psychiatry, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    J Psychopharmacol 18:423-8. 2004
    The pharmacological approach to bulimia nervosa is mainly based (BN) on selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, but many elements suggest the possible involvement of the noradrenergic system in this disorder...
  61. ncbi Treatment of bulimia nervosa in a primary care setting
    B Timothy Walsh
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:556-61. 2004
    The authors' goal was to determine whether treatments known to be effective for bulimia nervosa in specialized treatment centers can be used successfully in primary health care settings...
  62. ncbi Serum adiponectin and resistin concentrations in patients with restrictive and binge/purge form of anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa
    Jitka Housova
    Third Department of Medicine, First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, U Nemocnice 1, 128 08, Prague 2, Czech Republic
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:1366-70. 2005
    ..of anorexia nervosa (R-AN), 10 females with the binge/purge subtype of anorexia nervosa (P-AN), 15 females with bulimia nervosa (BN), and 12 age-matched healthy females (C)...
  63. ncbi Clarifying the role of impulsivity in bulimia nervosa
    Sarah Fischer
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0044, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 33:406-11. 2003
    ....
  64. ncbi Aggressive behavioral characteristics and endogenous hormones in women with Bulimia nervosa
    P Cotrufo
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Naples SUN, Naples, Italy
    Neuropsychobiology 42:58-61. 2000
    Increased aggressiveness frequently occurs in patients with bulimia nervosa (BN), but its neurobiological correlates have been poorly investigated...
  65. ncbi Bulimia symptoms and other risk behaviors during pregnancy in women with bulimia nervosa
    Scott J Crow
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 36:220-3. 2004
    The current study examined the change in bulimic symptoms as well as alcohol, drug, and tobacco use during pregnancy in subjects with bulimia nervosa.
  66. ncbi Excessive exercise in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa: relation to eating characteristics and general psychopathology
    Eva Peñas-Lledó
    Department of Pharmacology and Psychiatry, Medical School, University of Extremadura, Badajoz, Spain
    Int J Eat Disord 31:370-5. 2002
    Excessive exercise is a well-known phenomenon in anorexia nervosa, but less is known about its role in bulimia nervosa...
  67. ncbi Internet-delivered cognitive-behavioural therapy v. conventional guided self-help for bulimia nervosa: long-term evaluation of a randomised controlled trial
    Gudrun Wagner
    Eating Disorders Unit at Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, Vienna, Austria
    Br J Psychiatry 202:135-41. 2013
    Cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT)-based guided self-help is recommended as a first step in the treatment of bulimia nervosa.
  68. ncbi Reduced serotonin transporter binding in binge eating women
    J T Kuikka
    Department of Clinical Physiology, Kuopio University Hospital, Finland
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 155:310-4. 2001
    ..There is evidence that abnormalities in brain dopamine, norepinephrine and serotonin metabolism may play an important role in binge eating. Serotonin-active antidepressant drugs have also been found to decrease binge eating...
  69. ncbi Evaluation of manual-based cognitive-behavioral therapy for bulimia nervosa in a service setting
    B Tuschen-Caffier
    Department of Psychology, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany
    Behav Res Ther 39:299-308. 2001
    In the present study manual-based cognitive-behavioral therapy for bulimia nervosa was evaluated on an unselected sample of an out-patient service facility...
  70. ncbi Coming to terms with risk factors for eating disorders: application of risk terminology and suggestions for a general taxonomy
    Corinna Jacobi
    Department of Psychology, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    Psychol Bull 130:19-65. 2004
    ..Putative risk factors were classified according to risk factor type, outcome (anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge-eating disorder, full vs...
  71. ncbi The validity and utility of subtyping bulimia nervosa
    Daphne van Hoeken
    Department of Research, Parnassia Bavo Psychiatric Institute, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Int J Eat Disord 42:595-602. 2009
    To review the evidence for the validity and utility of subtyping bulimia nervosa (BN) into a purging (BN-P) and a nonpurging subtype (BN-NP), and of distinguishing BN-NP from binge eating disorder (BED), by comparing course, ..
  72. ncbi Factors related to severity of vomiting behaviors in bulimia nervosa
    Giovanni Abbate-Daga
    Department of Neurosciences, Psychiatric Institute, University of Turin, Via Cherasco 11, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 134:75-84. 2005
    ..psychopathology, anger level and management, and personality dimensions were used to characterize patients with bulimia nervosa binge purging type (BN-BP). The sample comprised 130 outpatients with BN and 130 control women...
  73. ncbi Plasma leptin, neuropeptide Y (NPY) and galanin concentrations in bulimia nervosa and in anorexia nervosa
    B Baranowska
    Neuroendocrinology Department, Medical Centre of Postgraduate Education, Fieldorfa 40, 04 158 Warsaw, Poland
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 22:356-8. 2001
    ..It has been reported that leptin and neuropeptide Y (NPY) play a role in the control of appetite and in the regulation of hormonal secretion...
  74. ncbi Perfectionism in women with binge eating disorder
    E M Pratt
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 29:177-86. 2001
    ..This study examined self-oriented (SOP), socially prescribed (SPP), and other-oriented (OOP) perfectionism in 127 obese women with binge eating disorder (BED)...
  75. ncbi Plasma levels of neuroactive steroids are increased in untreated women with anorexia nervosa or bulimia nervosa
    P Monteleone
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Naples SUN, Italy
    Psychosom Med 63:62-8. 2001
    ..Anorexia nervosa (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN) are eating disorders characterized by abnormal eating patterns, depressive and anxious symptoms, ..
  76. ncbi Bulimia nervosa with co-morbid avoidant personality disorder: behavioural characteristics and serotonergic function
    K R Bruce
    Eating Disorders Program and Research Centre, Douglas Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychol Med 34:113-24. 2004
    Separate lines of research link lowered serotonin tone to interpersonal submissiveness and bulimia nervosa (BN)...
  77. ncbi Eating Disorder Examination-Questionnaire with and without instruction to assess binge eating in patients with binge eating disorder
    Juli A Goldfein
    Eating Disorders Research Unit, NY State Psychiatric Institute Unit 116, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 37:107-11. 2005
    ..The current study examined whether adding written definitions and examples of binge eating to the Eating Disorder Examination-Questionnaire enhances its utility to assess binge frequency in patients with binge eating disorder (BED)...
  78. ncbi Predictors of early change in bulimia nervosa after a brief psychoeducational therapy
    Fernando Fernandez-Aranda
    Eating Disorders Unit, Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital of Bellvitge, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Appetite 52:805-8. 2009
    ..241 seeking-treatment females with bulimia nervosa completed an exhaustive assessment and were referred to a six-session psychoeducational group...
  79. ncbi Characteristics of monozygotic twins discordant for bulimia nervosa
    C M Bulik
    Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Medical College of Virginia of Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia
    Int J Eat Disord 29:1-10. 2001
    We studied monozygotic (MZ) twins who were discordant for bulimia nervosa in order to identify environmental factors that could have contributed to the expression of bulimia nervosa in only one member of these genetically identical twin ..
  80. ncbi Age at menarche and digit ratio (2D:4D): relationships with body dissatisfaction, drive for thinness, and bulimia symptoms in women
    Kirsten A Oinonen
    Health, Hormones, and Behaviour Laboratory, Department of Psychology, Lakehead University, Canada
    Body Image 9:302-6. 2012
    ..a marker of prenatal androgen exposure), and EDI-2-Body Dissatisfaction, EDI-2-Drive for Thinness, and EDI-2-Bulimia scores, were examined in women using correlations and regressions...
  81. ncbi Internal and external antecedents of binge eating episodes in a group of women with bulimia nervosa
    A Waters
    Department of Psychology, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Int J Eat Disord 29:17-22. 2001
    ..research examined the internal and external factors that predict whether a food craving develops into a binge in bulimia nervosa...
  82. ncbi Bulimia nervosa following psychological and multiple child abuse: support for the self-medication hypothesis in a population-based cohort study
    Casper Schoemaker
    Trimbos Institute, The Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Eat Disord 32:381-8. 2002
    ....
  83. ncbi Beliefs of women concerning causes and risk factors for bulimia nervosa
    Jonathan M Mond
    Neuropsychiatric Research Institute, Fargo, ND 58103, USA
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:463-9. 2004
    ..To examine the beliefs of women concerning causes and risk factors for eating-disordered behaviour...
  84. ncbi Alcohol and drug-related negative consequences in college students with bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder
    Erin C Dunn
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 1525, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 32:171-8. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the association between disordered eating and substance use in a nonclinical sample of college students...
  85. ncbi Relapse predictors of patients with bulimia nervosa who achieved abstinence through cognitive behavioral therapy
    Katherine A Halmi
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital Westchester Division, 21 Bloomingdale Rd, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:1105-9. 2002
    Little information exists on relapse in patients with bulimia nervosa who responded with complete abstinence from binge eating and purging to cognitive behavioral therapy...
  86. ncbi Hormonal and metabolic responses to acute ghrelin administration in patients with bulimia nervosa
    S Fassino
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Neuroscience, University of Turin, Via Cherasco 11, 10126 Turin, Italy
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 30:534-40. 2005
    ..Interestingly, ghrelin levels have also been found elevated in patients with bulimia nervosa (BN) in spite of normal BMI...
  87. ncbi Social adjustment over 10 years following diagnosis with bulimia nervosa
    P K Keel
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 27:21-8. 2000
    The authors sought to describe social adjustment among women diagnosed with bulimia nervosa more than a decade earlier.
  88. ncbi Case-control and combined family trios analysis of three polymorphisms in the ghrelin gene in European patients with anorexia and bulimia nervosa
    Elena Cellini
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatric Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Psychiatr Genet 16:51-2. 2006
  89. ncbi A preliminary investigation into the feasibility and efficacy of a CD-ROM-based cognitive-behavioral self-help intervention for bulimia nervosa
    Nuria Bara-Carril
    Eating Disorders Unit, South London and Maudsley NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Eat Disord 35:538-48. 2004
    Many patients with bulimia nervosa find it hard to access evidence-based treatment such as cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)...
  90. ncbi Altered ghrelin and peptide YY responses to meals in bulimia nervosa
    Shinya Kojima
    Division of Behavioural Medicine, Department of Social Science and Behavioural Medicine, Course for Health Science, Kagoshima University Graduate School of Medicine and Dental Science, Kagoshima, Japan
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 62:74-8. 2005
    ..Therefore, alterations in hormone physiology may play a role in the pathogenesis of bulimia nervosa (BN)...
  91. ncbi Circulating leptin in patients with anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa or binge-eating disorder: relationship to body weight, eating patterns, psychopathology and endocrine changes
    P Monteleone
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Naples SUN, Largo Madonna delle Grazie, 80138, Naples, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 94:121-9. 2000
    ..Sixty-seven women, 21 with AN, 32 with bulimia nervosa (BN), 14 with binge-eating disorder (BED) and 25 healthy females volunteered for the study...
  92. ncbi A randomized controlled trial of family therapy and cognitive behavior therapy guided self-care for adolescents with bulimia nervosa and related disorders
    Ulrike Schmidt
    Section of Eating Disorders, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 164:591-8. 2007
    To date no trial has focused on the treatment of adolescents with bulimia nervosa...
  93. ncbi 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...
  94. ncbi An investigation of the joint longitudinal trajectories of low body weight, binge eating, and purging in women with anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa
    Jason M Lavender
    Department of Psychology, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 44:679-86. 2011
    To describe the longitudinal course of three core eating disorder symptoms-low body weight, binge eating, and purging-in women with anorexia nervosa (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN) using a novel statistical approach.
  95. ncbi Bulimia nervosa and misuse of orlistat: two case reports
    F Fernandez-Aranda
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital of Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Eat Disord 30:458-61. 2001
    ..This is the first report of the misuse of orlistat in two normal-weight purging bulimia nervosa (BN) patients...
  96. ncbi Enhanced serum cholesterol and triglyceride levels in bulimia nervosa: relationships to psychiatric comorbidity, psychopathology and hormonal variables
    Palmiero Monteleone
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Naples SUN, Largo Madonna delle Grazie, 80138 Naples, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 134:267-73. 2005
    Increased levels of cholesterol have been reported in patients with bulimia nervosa (BN), but all but one of the published studies were performed on non-fasting subjects, which limits the interpretation of this finding...
  97. ncbi Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) in the double-blind treatment of a depressed patient suffering from bulimia nervosa: a case report
    Armand Hausmann
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 7:371-3. 2004
  98. ncbi "End-stage kidney" in longstanding bulimia nervosa
    Daisuke Yasuhara
    Department of Behavioral Medicine, Kagoshima University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Science, Kagoshima City, Japan
    Int J Eat Disord 38:383-5. 2005
    The extent of renal damage over long-term binge/purges has not been well documented in bulimia nervosa (BN).
  99. ncbi [Treatment of bulimia nervosa--results from Modum Bads Nervesanatorium]
    Øyvind Rø
    Institutt for psykologi Universitetet i Tromsø Asgårdsveien 9 9037 Tromsø
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:260-5. 2002
    Hospital admission for bulimia nervosa is rather uncommon, but may be indicated in cases of psychiatric comorbidity, long duration of treatment and previous treatment failures...
  100. ncbi Opposite changes in circulating adiponectin in women with bulimia nervosa or binge eating disorder
    Palmiero Monteleone
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Naples SUN, 80138 Naples, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 88:5387-91. 2003
    ..of both lipid and glucose metabolism and changes in body weight and body fat mass have been reported in bulimia nervosa (BN) and/or binge eating disorder (BED); hence, investigation of adiponectin secretion is of obvious ..
  101. ncbi [Typology of disordered eating behaviour (anorexia nervosa with bulimia and vomitomanic disturbances) in children and adolescents]
    E E Balakireva
    Zh Nevrol Psikhiatr Im S S Korsakova 104:15-21. 2004
    ..latter group was divided according to syndrome types: syndrome of AN (28 patients); AN syndrome with predominant bulimia (11 patients); AN syndrome with dominating bulimia and vomitomanic disturbances (11 patients)...

Research Grants81

  1. Circadian Expression of Procolipase in the Liver: A Metabolic Signal
    Mark E Lowe; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed studies have the potential to open new avenues in the treatment of obesity through modulating the effects of the environment on biological clocks. ..
  2. Monoamine Contributions to Neurocircuitry in Eating Disorders
    Walter H Kaye; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..5-HT) and dopamine (DA) activity may contribute to extremes of appetitive behaviors in anorexia nervosa (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN), through effects on inhibitory and reward neural pathways...
  3. The Role of Estradiol and Sex in the Effects of Ghrelin on Meal Patterns and Fos-
    PETER BUTERA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..and obesity in postmenopausal women, mechanisms underlying sex differences in food intake, and the endocrine basis of eating disorders that can contribute to the large sex difference in the prevalence of anorexia and bulimia nervosa.
  4. CONTROL OF GONADOTROPIN SECRETION DURING LACTATION
    Kevin L Grove; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..It is firmly established that states of energy deficiency, such as fasting, anorexia nervosa, cachexia, bulimia, lactation and exercise-induced amenorrhea, as well as states of energy overabundance, such as obesity, are both ..
  5. Role of Neuropeptide Y in Obesity-Receptor Specific Analogs
    Ambikaipakan Balasubramaniam; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Patients with anorexia nervosa and bulimia had abnormal levels of NPY in the cerebrospinal fluid, which returned to normal on treatment...
  6. A twin study of ovarian hormones and disordered eating
    Kelly L Klump; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Greater insight into neurobiological mechanisms will narrow the search for candidate genes and contribute to improved treatment and prevention of these disorders. ..
  7. Endocannabinoid Discrimination
    Jenny L Wiley; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  8. Foxp2 regulation of sex specific transcriptional pathways and brain development
    JERALD MICHAEL BOWERS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..females suffer much higher incidences of major depressive disorders, general anxiety disorder, anorexia, bulimia, and late onset of schizophrenia, all of which have adult onsets...
  9. Translational Research on Addiction to Palatable Food
    Nicole M Avena; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..At the end of this training, I will be able to launch a career as an independent investigator and be poised to develop a comprehensive, programmatic translational research program. ..
  10. Regulation of Brain Signaling After Bariatric Surgery
    Jonathan Q Purnell; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. Anorexia Nervosa: Regional Brain Abnormalites and Relationship to Outcome
    LAURIE MAY MCCORMICK; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..States, as many as 10 million females and 1 million males have an eating disorder such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, or a combination of the two...
  12. Drosophila feeding behavior: New tools for the genetic dissection of prandiology
    William W Ja; Fiscal Year: 2012
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Abnormal feeding behaviors define human disorders such as anorexia and bulimia, and can lead to the development of chronic disease...
  13. Estradiol, GABA and Developing Hippocampal Cells
    JERALD MICHAEL BOWERS; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..females suffer much higher incidences of major depressive disorders, general anxiety disorder, anorexia, bulimia, and late onset of schizophrenia, all of which have adult onsets...
  14. Acceptance-based Group Intervention for Binge Eating
    Niloofar Afari; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..We anticipate that the ACT intervention will reduce binge eating and distress while improving functioning and maintenance of weight loss. ..
  15. Empirical eating disorder classification and validation using prospective studies
    Nadia Micali; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..1-1% have anorexia nervosa and 1-3% have bulimia nervosa...
  16. Treatment Response in Ethnic Minority Individuals With Binge Eating Disorder
    Heather Thompson Brenner; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  17. Role of Parabrachial Nucleus Neuropeptides in Feeding
    John Paul Baird; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Feeding and metabolic disorders such as obesity, anorexia, bulimia, failure to thrive, gastric reflux, cachexia, early satiety, delayed gastric emptying, dysgeusia, and anosmia ..
  18. fMRI in Binge Eating Disorder Participants Pre and Post Bariatric Surgery
    Lauren Puma; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This training will prepare me for a productive research career as an independently funded NIMH investigator. ..
  19. Comparison of two guided self-help treatments for binge eating disorder
    Athena Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., eating disorder and general psychopathology). ..
  20. CNS Pathways Regulating Ghrelin Effects on Body Weight
    Joel K Elmquist; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..It is hoped that these studies will result in new targeted therapies to treat mood obesity, diabetes and eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa.
  21. Functional Brain Imaging and Appetite-Related Hormones Pre and Post Obesity Surge
    Allan Geliebter; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The findings may also improve our understanding of the causes of obesity, which could lead to new less invasive treatments. ..
  22. A novel rodent model of dopamine agonist-induced impulsive control disorders
    T Celeste Napier; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Moreover, we predict this model will provide a completely new means to rapidly screen compounds under development as therapeutics for CNS disorders for potential of the compound to induced ICDs. ..
  23. Developmental Psychopathology of Restrictive and Binge Eating in Childhood
    STEPHANIE CHRISTINE ZERWAS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr. Diana Perkins, consultant, is a psychiatrist and co-principal investigator of genomics component of the North American Prodrome Longitudinal Study for schizophrenia. ..
  24. Binge Eating Disorder: The Next Generation of Research
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Results from this endeavor will provide a roadmap for binge eating disorder research. ..
  25. Role of D3 receptors in drug-induced impulsivity in a rat model of Parkinson's di
    STEPHANIE E TEDFORD; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  26. Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery (LABS)
    JAMES EDWARD MITCHELL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..RELEVANCE (See instructions): This study is designed to examine the safety and efficacy of bariatric surgery in the treatment of severe obesity. Various outcomes of interest including medical and psychosocial outcomes are examined...
  27. Feeding Styles and Responsiveness in Mothers with Eating Disorders
    ELIZABETH RUTH HOFFMAN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa represent a significant public health problem for young women in particular, affecting an estimated 2...
  28. Binge Eating Disorder in an Ethnically Diverse Treatment-Seeking Population
    Lauren K Richards; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This fellowship will also support an underrepresented minority in a research field-psychopathology and treatment of eating disorders-that has few racial/ethnic minorities among its academic researchers. ..
  29. CSIA-Center for the Study of Impulsivity in Addiction
    Kelvin O Lim; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..RELEVANCE: The proposed center should improve our understanding of the neurobiology of inhibitory control, which will lead to new approaches for prevention and treatment for addictive disorders. ..
  30. The Role of Attention in Self-Regulation
    TRACI L MANN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  31. Neurobiology of Anorexia and Bulimia Nervosa
    Walter H Kaye; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ABSTRACT Individuals with anorexia nervosa (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN) have aberrant feeding behavior, and disturbances of emotionality and impulse control...
  32. Prevent Excessive Weight Gain in Adolescent Girls at High-Risk for Adult Obesity
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Given that weight loss programs have been met with minimal success, prevention of excessive weight gain before adulthood must be a priority in order to reduce the epidemic rates of obesity. ..
  33. Family Therapy in the Treatment of Adolescent Anorexia Nervosa
    WILLIAM STEWART AGRAS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Research on the treatment of AN has lagged that of other conditions, even other eating disorders such as bulimia nervosa, hence it is important to test potentially effective treatments in a large scale study so as to provide a ..
  34. Family Therapy in the Treatment of Adolescent Anorexia Nervosa
    DENISE ELLA WILFLEY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Research on the treatment of AN has lagged that of other conditions, even other eating disorders such as bulimia nervosa, hence it is important to test potentially effective treatments in a large scale study so as to provide a ..
  35. VULNERABILITY TO ANXIOLYTIC ABUSE IN WOMEN
    Suzette M Evans; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Women with a history of childhood sexual abuse (CSA;Study 3) and women with the eating disorder bulimia nervosa (BN;Study 4) are expected to have additional risk factors, such as family histories of alcoholism and/or ..
  36. Family Therapy in the Treatment of Adolescent Anorexia Nervosa
    Harry A Brandt; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Research on the treatment of AN has lagged that of other conditions, even other eating disorders such as bulimia nervosa, hence it is important to test potentially effective treatments in a large scale study so as to provide a ..
  37. Family Therapy in the Treatment of Adolescent Anorexia Nervosa
    D Blake Woodside; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Research on the treatment of AN has lagged that of other conditions, even other eating disorders such as bulimia nervosa, hence it is important to test potentially effective treatments in a large scale study so as to provide a ..
  38. Unhealthy Weight Control Behaviors and Obesity In Hispanic and non-Hispanic Girls
    PATRICIA AMY VAN DEN BERG; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Further, studies in this area with adolescent girls from diverse backgrounds are limited. Advancing knowledge in this area will lead to improved obesity and disordered eating prevention interventions. ..
  39. Clinical Research in Eating Disorders and Obesity
    DENISE ELLA WILFLEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Ensuring that effective treatments are disseminated to the community and reach the patients for whom they are intended is imperative. ..
  40. Targeting Binge Eating to Prevent Weight Gain in College Students
    Ruth H Striegel; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The proposed work advances public health by developing and evaluating a new strategy for targeted prevention of obesity in young adults who binge eat, a group especially likely to experience rapid and significant weight gain. ..
  41. A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Novel Weight Loss Intervention for Obesity
    Edie M Goldbacher; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Findings from the proposed study have the potential to improve obesity treatment which, ultimately, may reduce the prevalence of obesity and its associated medical and psychological consequences. ..
  42. Prospective Measurement of Risk Behaviors in Low Literate Mexican American Women
    Karen F Stein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..vomiting, and, recent studies show that high BMI, tobacco and alcohol use are strongly associated with bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorders in low literate MA women...
  43. Weight Suppression, Dieting and Bulimia Nervosa: A Biobehavioral Study
    Michael R Lowe; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Weight Suppression, Dieting and Bulimia Nervosa: A Biobehavioral Study. Bulimia nervosa (BN) is a debilitating psychiatric disorder that primarily affects young women...
  44. Pediatric Binge Eating, Impulsivity and Treatment
    Shauna Pencer Reinblatt; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Together, the training and research plans will prepare the candidate to meet long-term career goals of becoming an independent investigator conducting pediatric clinical trials for disordered eating, particularly in BED. ..
  45. Family Based Treatment for Young Adults with Anorexia Nervosa
    Eunice Yu Chen; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..format, manualized for adolescent AN, dosage requirements investigated, adapted and manualized for adolescent bulimia nervosa and evaluated for older adolescents...
  46. Bulimia nervosa and dopamine: a link to addictions?
    Allegra I Broft; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Dr. Broft's research plan builds on several lines of evidence which indicate that bulimia nervosa (BN) - an ED characterized by binge eating episodes and loss of control over food - and addictive ..
  47. Adolescent Bariatrics: Controlled Longitudinal Study of Psychosocial Development
    MARGARET H ZELLER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Hence, the innovative aims and research design of the proposed study will significantly enhance the scientific contribution of the Teen-LABS. ..
  48. Development of a Self-Help Program to Treat Binge Eating in Mexican Americans
    FARY MAHAMEDI CACHELIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..first aim is to develop a Cognitive Behavior Therapy- based guided self-help program (CBT-GSH) for treatment of bulimia nervosa (BN) and binge eating disorder (BED) in Mexican American women...
  49. Temporal Mechanisms Associating Depression and Obesity in Girls
    Jennifer B Hillman; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..These skills will significantly advance the applicant's research program in this problematic area of child and adolescent health. ..
  50. Opioid modulation of neural encoding of motivation and reward
    Sharif A Taha; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..experiments will lead to greater understanding of neural-circuit mechanisms underlying compulsive food intake, and are thus highly relevant in developing novel therapeutic interventions for eating disorders such as bulimia nervosa.
  51. Nucleus accumbens opioid-dependent mechanisms of binge eating
    Saleem M Nicola; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder ("binge eating disorders") are serious public health problems, in part because people with these disorders tend also to suffer other medical complications, ..
  52. Translational Research on Eating Disorders: Reward Systems
    B Timothy Walsh; Fiscal Year: 2012
    The eating disorders Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa are serious psychiatric illnesses that affect a significant number of women and that are associated with substantial morbidity and mortality...
  53. Psychophysiological Effects of Stress on Binge Eating Disorder
    Rachel M Rubin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The study is also interdisciplinary, thus fulfilling the new NIH roadmap review criteria. ..
  54. Appetite Hormones in Binge Eating Disorder
    Allan Geliebter; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..sizable subset of obese subjects has binge eating disorder (BED), and ingest large meals, without the purging of bulimia nervosa. BED, the mostcommon eating disorder, causes much suffering and distress...
  55. The Role of Orexin in the Co-Occurrence of Binge Eating and Drug Addiction
    Kimberlei A Richardson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  56. Identifying Mechanisms that Predict Obesity Using Ecological Momentary Assessment
    Lisa Ranzenhofer; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Results will illuminate psychosocial and physiological mechanisms that may accompany or predict LOC eating, which has potential to reduce the emergence of binge eating or eating pathology throughout development. ..
  57. The Reward Neurocircuitry and Binge-Eating Disorder and Obesity - a Pilot Study
    Eunice Yu Chen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This may include the development of treatments to promote both binge-abstinence and weight loss, better prognostic indicators of outcome and more personalized treatments. ..
  58. Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Early Non-Responders to CBT with Binge Eating Di
    Eunice Yu Chen; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Findings from the study will be used to determine a future R01 grant application ..
  59. DRUGS OF ABUSE AND HUMAN AGGRESSIVE BEHAVIOR
    Scott D Lane; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..many are case reports and/or not well controlled, suggest possible usefulness in the following disorders: bulimia, binge eating, posttraumatic stress disorder, anxiety, mood disorders and the treatment of alcohol and substance ..
  60. Family Therapy for Adolescent Bulimia Nervosa
    Daniel le Grange; Fiscal Year: 2005
    b>Bulimia nervosa (BN) is a disabling eating disorder and affects as many as 2% of young women. It is a major source of psychiatric and medical morbidity that often impairs several areas of functioning...
  61. SUBCORTICAL MODULATION OF THE DORSAL VAGAL COMPLEX
    Xueguo Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2002
    DESCRIPTION (applicant's abstract): Disorders of appetite and feeding (including anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa) can have a profound impact on the quality of life and may even contribute to or cause death...
  62. APPETITE FOCUSED CBWL FOR BINGE EATING DISORDERS
    Linda Craighead; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The PI has expanded the cognitive model developed for bulimia to address binge and overeating specifically, and she has developed an intervention based on that model which is ..
  63. Prospective effects of psychosocial factors on bariatric surgical success
    Erin E Martinez; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Findings will also inform behavioral interventions designed to optimize post-surgical outcome. ..
  64. LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF ANOREXIA AND BULIMIA NERVOSA
    David Herzog; Fiscal Year: 1999
    Anorexia nervosa (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN) are prevalent disorders in adolescent and young adult women and are associated with high rates of morbidity and mortality...
  65. GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY--ALCOHOL ABUSE IN EATING DISORDERS
    Walter Kaye; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..phenomenology, biological studies, and treatment strategies suggest a link between alcohol abuse/dependency and bulimia nervosa, in particular...
  66. Cognitive Therapy via CD ROM for Binge Eating Disorder
    Cynthia Bulik; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  67. COGNITIVE RESPONSES TO MEALS IN EATING DISORDERS
    Katherine Halmi; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Disturbed eating behavior in the disorders of anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa continues long after the patients have returned to a normal weight and have ceased bingeing and purging a ..
  68. The Treatment of Binge Eating Disorder
    James Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..that have also been shown to be useful in suppressing binge eating in individuals of normal weight with bulimia nervosa...
  69. The Treatment of Binge Eating Disorder
    Scott Crow; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..that have also been shown to be useful in suppressing binge eating in individuals of normal weight with bulimia nervosa...
  70. EATING DISORDERS--GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY
    Cynthia Bulik; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Specific research objectives include: i) examining the reliability of the diagnosis of bulimia nervosa; ii) evaluating predictors of diagnostic reliability; iii) evaluating the current diagnostic nosology for ..
  71. Translational Research on Eating Disorders
    B Walsh; Fiscal Year: 2006
    The eating disorders, Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa, are psychiatric illnesses of uncertain etiology which affect a significant number of women and which are associated with substantial morbidity and mortality...
  72. Bulimic Syndromes: Secular & Longitudinal Trends
    Pamela Keel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This study offers a unique opportunity to 1) examine rates of bulimia nervosa (BN) and eating disorders not otherwise specified (EDNOS) across 1982, 1992, and 2002 in college students,..
  73. STOMACH CAPACITY AND EMPTYING IN OBESITY
    Allan Geliebter; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..recently characterized binge-eating disorder (BED), ingestion of very large meals without purging as occurs in bulimia nervosa...
  74. Effectiveness of Guided Self-Help for Binge Eating
    Ruth Striegel Moore; Fiscal Year: 2007
    b>Bulimia nervosa (BN) and related eating disorders involving binge eating (e.g...
  75. SEROTONIN FUNCTION IN PATIENTS WITH EATING DISORDERS
    David Jimerson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    DESCRIPTION (Adapted from the Applicant's Abstract): The eating disorders bulimia nervosa and anorexia nervosa are serious psychiatric syndromes affecting 2 to 3 percent of young women, and significant although smaller number of young ..
  76. EATING DISORDERS IN YOUNG WOMEN--PREVALENCE AND RISK
    Ruth Striegel Moore; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Using state-of-the-art case finding interview methods, we will determine prevalence of bulimia nervosa (BN), binge eating disorder (BED), and their spectrum variants (defined as meeting all but one of the ..
  77. Methylphenidate and Binge Eating Disorder in Obese Humans
    Jennifer Nasser; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Demonstration of a role for dopamine in binge eating provides an additional target for intervention. ..
  78. NOCICEPTION IN BULIMIA NERVOSA
    PATRICIA FARIS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We previously proposed that the pathophysiology of bulimia nervosa involves dysregulation of the afferent vagus nerve...