eating disorders

Summary

Summary: A group of disorders characterized by physiological and psychological disturbances in appetite or food intake.

Top Publications

  1. pmc The prevalence and correlates of eating disorders in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication
    James I Hudson
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School and Biological Psychiatry Laboratory, McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts 02478, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 61:348-58. 2007
  2. pmc Epidemiology of eating disorders: incidence, prevalence and mortality rates
    Frederique R E Smink
    Parnassia Bavo Psychiatric Institute, Kiwistraat 43, NL 2552, DH, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 14:406-14. 2012
  3. ncbi Mortality rates in patients with anorexia nervosa and other eating disorders. A meta-analysis of 36 studies
    Jon Arcelus
    Loughborough University Centre for Research into Eating Disorders, Loughborough University England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:724-31. 2011
  4. ncbi Functional neuroanatomy of body shape perception in healthy and eating-disordered women
    Rudolf Uher
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London
    Biol Psychiatry 58:990-7. 2005
  5. pmc Poor cognitive flexibility in eating disorders: examining the evidence using the Wisconsin Card Sorting Task
    Kate Tchanturia
    Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London KCL, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e28331. 2012
  6. ncbi Cognitive behaviour therapy for eating disorders: a "transdiagnostic" theory and treatment
    Christopher G Fairburn
    Oxford University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, OX3 7JX, Oxford, UK
    Behav Res Ther 41:509-28. 2003
  7. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of eating disorders in adolescents. Results from the national comorbidity survey replication adolescent supplement
    Sonja A Swanson
    Genetic Epidemiology Research Branch, Intramural Research Program, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:714-23. 2011
  8. ncbi Effects of an Internet-based prevention programme for eating disorders in the USA and Germany--a meta-analytic review
    Ina Beintner
    Institut für Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie, Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:1-8. 2012
  9. 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
  10. 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

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  1. pmc The prevalence and correlates of eating disorders in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication
    James I Hudson
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School and Biological Psychiatry Laboratory, McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts 02478, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 61:348-58. 2007
    Little population-based data exist on the prevalence or correlates of eating disorders.
  2. pmc Epidemiology of eating disorders: incidence, prevalence and mortality rates
    Frederique R E Smink
    Parnassia Bavo Psychiatric Institute, Kiwistraat 43, NL 2552, DH, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 14:406-14. 2012
    b>Eating disorders are relatively rare among the general population. This review discusses the literature on the incidence, prevalence and mortality rates of eating disorders...
  3. ncbi Mortality rates in patients with anorexia nervosa and other eating disorders. A meta-analysis of 36 studies
    Jon Arcelus
    Loughborough University Centre for Research into Eating Disorders, Loughborough University England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:724-31. 2011
    Morbidity and mortality rates in patients with eating disorders are thought to be high, but exact rates remain to be clarified.
  4. ncbi Functional neuroanatomy of body shape perception in healthy and eating-disordered women
    Rudolf Uher
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London
    Biol Psychiatry 58:990-7. 2005
    Abnormalities in perception and evaluation of body shape are a hallmark of eating disorders.
  5. pmc Poor cognitive flexibility in eating disorders: examining the evidence using the Wisconsin Card Sorting Task
    Kate Tchanturia
    Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London KCL, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e28331. 2012
    People with eating disorders (ED) frequently present with inflexible behaviours, including eating related issues which contribute to the maintenance of the illness...
  6. ncbi Cognitive behaviour therapy for eating disorders: a "transdiagnostic" theory and treatment
    Christopher G Fairburn
    Oxford University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, OX3 7JX, Oxford, UK
    Behav Res Ther 41:509-28. 2003
    This paper is concerned with the psychopathological processes that account for the persistence of severe eating disorders. Two separate but interrelated lines of argument are developed...
  7. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of eating disorders in adolescents. Results from the national comorbidity survey replication adolescent supplement
    Sonja A Swanson
    Genetic Epidemiology Research Branch, Intramural Research Program, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:714-23. 2011
    b>Eating disorders are severe conditions, but little is known about the prevalence or correlates of these disorders from population-based surveys of adolescents.
  8. ncbi Effects of an Internet-based prevention programme for eating disorders in the USA and Germany--a meta-analytic review
    Ina Beintner
    Institut für Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie, Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:1-8. 2012
    A cross-cultural comparison of a cognitive-behavioural, Internet-based, 8-week prevention programme for eating disorders (StudentBodies™) evaluated in the USA and in Germany was performed...
  9. 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...
  10. 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.
  11. pmc The tempted brain eats: pleasure and desire circuits in obesity and eating disorders
    Kent C Berridge
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Brain Res 1350:43-64. 2010
    ..As a corollary, dysfunction in reward circuits might contribute to the recent rise of obesity and eating disorders. Here we assess brain mechanisms known to generate "liking" and "wanting" for foods and evaluate their ..
  12. ncbi Structural magnetic resonance imaging in eating disorders: a systematic review of voxel-based morphometry studies
    Frederique van den Eynde
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, Section of Eating Disorders, London, UK
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:94-105. 2012
    ..Overall, as the available data are inconclusive, further efforts in this field are warranted...
  13. ncbi A randomized controlled trial of internet-based cognitive-behavioural therapy for bulimia nervosa or related disorders in a student population
    V C Sánchez-Ortiz
    Section of Eating Disorders, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Psychol Med 41:407-17. 2011
    Bulimic eating disorders are common among female students, yet the majority do not access effective treatment. Internet-based cognitive-behavioural therapy (iCBT) may be able to bridge this gap.
  14. ncbi Adolescent eating disorders: definitions, symptomatology, epidemiology and comorbidity
    Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, RWTH Aachen University, Neuenhofer Weg 21, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 18:31-47. 2009
    b>Eating disorders have morbidity and mortality rates that are among the highest of any mental disorders and are associated with significant functional impairment...
  15. pmc Factors associated with dropout from treatment for eating disorders: a comprehensive literature review
    Secondo Fassino
    Eating Disorders Centre, Department of Neuroscience, University of Turin, Via Cherasco 11, 10126 Turin, Italy
    BMC Psychiatry 9:67. 2009
    Dropout (DO) is common in the treatment of eating disorders (EDs), but the reasons for this phenomenon remain unclear. This study is an extensive review of the literature regarding DO predictors in EDs.
  16. ncbi Eating disorders and quality of life: a review of the literature
    Paul E Jenkins
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Clin Psychol Rev 31:113-21. 2011
    Following recent scientific interest in the quality of life (QoL) of individuals with eating disorders (EDs), this paper aims to provide a summary of the relevant evidence...
  17. ncbi Eating Disorder Examination Questionnaire (EDE-Q): norms for young adult women
    J M Mond
    Neuropsychiatric Research Institute, Fargo, ND 58103, USA
    Behav Res Ther 44:53-62. 2006
    ..Both attitudinal and behavioural features of eating disorder psychopathology tended to decrease with increasing age. These data will inform researchers intending to use the EDE-Q in epidemiological studies...
  18. ncbi The co-morbidity of eating disorders and anxiety disorders: a review
    Jessica M Swinbourne
    School of Psychology, University of Sydney, Australia
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 15:253-74. 2007
    To critically review the literature examining the co-morbidity between eating disorders and anxiety disorders.
  19. ncbi Brain-derived neurotrophic factor Val66Met and psychiatric disorders: meta-analysis of case-control studies confirm association to substance-related disorders, eating disorders, and schizophrenia
    Monica Gratacos
    Genes and Disease Program, Center for Genomic Regulation CRG, Psychiatry Department, Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain
    Biol Psychiatry 61:911-22. 2007
    ..The valine (Val)66-to-methionine (Met) variant, located in the pro brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) sequence, has been extensively studied through linkage and association approaches in several psychiatric disorders...
  20. ncbi Eating disorders and multi-level models of emotion: an integrated model
    John R E Fox
    Clinical Psychology, School of Health in Social Science, The University of Edinburgh Medical School, Edinburgh, UK
    Clin Psychol Psychother 16:240-67. 2009
    This paper examines the relationship between emotions, depression and eating disorders. Initially, a review is undertaken of the current state of the research and clinical literature with regard to emotional factors in eating disorders...
  21. ncbi [Neuropsychology of eating disorders: a systematic review of the literature]
    Monica Duchesne
    Instituto de Psiquiatria, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Grupo de Obesidade e Transtornos Alimentares, Instituto Estadual de Diabetes e Endocrinologia IEDE RJ, RJ, Brazil
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 26:107-17. 2004
    The pathophysiology of eating disorders is still unknown, with many factors possibly involved. The existence of a central nervous system (CNS) dysfunction is being investigated with particular interest...
  22. ncbi Reliability of self-reported eating disorders: Optimizing population screening
    Anna Keski-Rahkonen
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 39:754-62. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to assess whether short self-report eating disorder screening questions are useful population screening methods...
  23. ncbi Childhood adversities associated with risk for eating disorders or weight problems during adolescence or early adulthood
    Jeffrey G Johnson
    Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:394-400. 2002
    ..A community-based prospective longitudinal study was conducted to investigate the association between childhood adversities and problems with eating or weight during adolescence and early adulthood...
  24. ncbi Eating Disorder Examination Questionnaire (EDE-Q): norms for undergraduate men
    Jason M Lavender
    Department of Psychology, University at Albany, State University of New York, 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Eat Behav 11:119-21. 2010
    ..Although the overall prevalence of full threshold eating disorders remains lower in men than in women, body dissatisfaction and disordered eating behaviors are fairly common ..
  25. ncbi Update on course and outcome in eating disorders
    Pamela K Keel
    Department of Psychology, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 43:195-204. 2010
    ..To review recent studies describing eating disorder course and outcome...
  26. ncbi Prevention of obesity and eating disorders: a consideration of shared risk factors
    Jess Haines
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Health Educ Res 21:770-82. 2006
    In response to the high prevalence of obesity, eating disorders and disordered eating behaviors among youth, researchers in both the obesity and eating disorders fields have proposed using an integrated approach to prevention that ..
  27. pmc A longitudinal examination of patterns in girls' weight concerns and body dissatisfaction from ages 5 to 9 years
    Kirsten Krahnstoever Davison
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, S 110 Henderson Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 33:320-32. 2003
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  28. pmc 'Liking' and 'wanting' food rewards: brain substrates and roles in eating disorders
    Kent C Berridge
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Physiol Behav 97:537-50. 2009
    ..mediate motivational 'wanting' and hedonic 'liking' for food rewards? And what roles do those systems play in eating disorders? This article surveys recent findings regarding brain mechanisms of hedonic 'liking', such as the existence ..
  29. ncbi Development and psychometric validation of an eating disorder-specific health-related quality of life instrument
    Scott G Engel
    Neuropsychiatric Research Institute, Fargo, North Dakota 58107, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 39:62-71. 2006
    ..No such disease-specific instrument is currently available that applies to eating-disordered samples...
  30. pmc Aberrant brain activation during a response inhibition task in adolescent eating disorder subtypes
    James Lock
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA 94305, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 168:55-64. 2011
    ..and personality characteristics associated with excessive inhibition and disinhibition are observed in patients with eating disorders, but neural correlates of inhibitory control have not been examined in adolescents with these disorders.
  31. 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
    Weight-related problems, including obesity, eating disorders, and disordered eating, are major public health problems in adolescents...
  32. ncbi Validity of the Eating Disorder Examination Questionnaire (EDE-Q) in screening for eating disorders in community samples
    J M Mond
    Department of Psychological Medicine, The Canberra Hospital, Canberra ACT, 2606 Australia
    Behav Res Ther 42:551-67. 2004
    In order to examine the concurrent and criterion validity of the questionnaire version of the Eating Disorders Examination (EDE-Q), self-report and interview formats were administered to a community sample of women aged 18-45 (n = 208)...
  33. ncbi Risk and maintenance factors for eating pathology: a meta-analytic review
    Eric Stice
    University of Texas at Austin, Department of Psychology, 78712, USA
    Psychol Bull 128:825-48. 2002
    ....
  34. ncbi Obesity, disordered eating, and eating disorders in a longitudinal study of adolescents: how do dieters fare 5 years later?
    Dianne Neumark-Sztainer
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S Second Street, Ste 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:559-68. 2006
    ..adolescents who report dieting and different weight-control behaviors are at increased or decreased risk for gains in body mass index, overweight status, binge eating, extreme weight-control behaviors, and eating disorders 5 years later.
  35. ncbi Incidence, prevalence and mortality of anorexia nervosa and other eating disorders
    Hans Wijbrand Hoek
    Parnassia Psychiatric Institute, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 19:389-94. 2006
    The purpose of this review is to evaluate the recent literature on the incidence and prevalence of and mortality associated with eating disorders.
  36. ncbi Role of body dissatisfaction in the onset and maintenance of eating pathology: a synthesis of research findings
    Eric Stice
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, 330 Mezes Hall, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    J Psychosom Res 53:985-93. 2002
    ....
  37. ncbi The plausibility of sugar addiction and its role in obesity and eating disorders
    David Benton
    Department of Psychology, University of Swansea, Swansea SA2 8PP, Wales, United Kingdom
    Clin Nutr 29:288-303. 2010
    To consider the hypothesis that addiction to food, or more specifically sucrose, plays a role in obesity and eating disorders.
  38. pmc Transdiagnostic cognitive-behavioral therapy for patients with eating disorders: a two-site trial with 60-week follow-up
    Christopher G Fairburn
    Department of Psychiatry, Oxford University, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 166:311-9. 2009
    The aim of this study was to compare two cognitive-behavioral treatments for outpatients with eating disorders, one focusing solely on eating disorder features and the other a more complex treatment that also addresses mood intolerance, ..
  39. ncbi Outcomes of eating disorders: a systematic review of the literature
    Nancy D Berkman
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:293-309. 2007
    ....
  40. ncbi A systematic review of evidence for psychological treatments in eating disorders: 2005-2012
    Phillipa Hay
    Foundation Chair of Mental Health and Centre for Health Research, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Australia edu au
    Int J Eat Disord 46:462-9. 2013
    To update new evidence for psychotherapies in eating disorders (EDs) since 2005-September 2012.
  41. ncbi Can we simultaneously work toward the prevention of obesity and eating disorders in children and adolescents?
    Dianne Neumark-Sztainer
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 38:220-7. 2005
    ..An important question is: can we simultaneously work toward the prevention of obesity and eating disorders? To address this question, we need to determine (a) if there is a need for integrated approaches; (b) if we ..
  42. ncbi Prevention programs for body image and eating disorders on University campuses: a review of large, controlled interventions
    Zali Yager
    Health Education and Human Movement, Faculty of Education and Social Work, University of Sydney, Building A35, Sydney 2006, NSW, Australia
    Health Promot Int 23:173-89. 2008
    Body dissatisfaction, dieting, eating disorders and exercise disorders are prevalent among male and female university students worldwide...
  43. ncbi The prevalence of eating disorders not otherwise specified
    Paulo P P Machado
    Department of Psychology, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal
    Int J Eat Disord 40:212-7. 2007
    b>Eating Disorders Not Otherwise Specified (EDNOS) represent the most common eating disorder diagnosed in specialized treatment settings. The purpose of the current study is to assess the prevalence of EDNOS in a nationwide community sample.
  44. ncbi Dietary, weight, and psychological changes among patients with obesity, 8 years after gastric bypass
    Maaike Kruseman
    Nutrition and Dietetics Department, School of Health Professions, R Caroubiers 25, 1227 Carouge, Switzerland
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:527-34. 2010
    ..The goal was to document dietary and anthropometric changes more than 5 years after surgery, as well as patients' eating behavior, psychological state, and quality of life...
  45. ncbi Neuroscience and eating disorders: the allocentric lock hypothesis
    Giuseppe Riva
    Applied Technology for Neuro Psychology Lab ATN P Lab, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    Med Hypotheses 78:254-7. 2012
    ..In the presented perspective, subjects with eating disorders are locked to an allocentric representation of their body, stored in long-term memory (allocentric lock)...
  46. ncbi Personality and eating disorders: a decade in review
    Stephanie E Cassin
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Dr N W, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
    Clin Psychol Rev 25:895-916. 2005
    Personality traits have been implicated in the onset, symptomatic expression, and maintenance of eating disorders (EDs)...
  47. ncbi Increased plasticity of the bodily self in eating disorders
    E Eshkevari
    Department of Psychology, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Psychol Med 42:819-28. 2012
    The rubber hand illusion (RHI) has been widely used to investigate the bodily self in healthy individuals. The aim of the present study was to extend the use of the RHI to examine the bodily self in eating disorders (EDs).
  48. ncbi Body checking induces an attentional bias for body-related cues
    Elke Smeets
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Eat Disord 44:50-7. 2011
    ..However, this link has not been investigated in any systematic way. The present study examined the influence of body checking on attentional bias for body-related cues by manipulating body checking behaviors in nonclinical participants...
  49. ncbi Brain activation during the perception of distorted body images in eating disorders
    Yoshie Miyake
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurosciences, Division of Frontier Medical Science, Programs for Biomedical Research, Graduate of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Psychiatry Res 181:183-92. 2010
    ....
  50. ncbi Weight gain, dietary restraint, and disordered eating in the freshman year of college
    Sherrie S Delinsky
    Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Eating Disorders Clinic, 45C Gordon Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Eat Behav 9:82-90. 2008
    ..e., weight gain of 15 lbs during the freshman year of college) and disordered eating...
  51. ncbi Eating disorder not otherwise specified in adolescents
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Massachusetts General Hospital, 2 Longfellow Place, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:156-64. 2008
    To examine the frequency, type, and clinical severity of eating disorder not otherwise specified (EDNOS) in adolescents seeking treatment through an outpatient eating disorders service.
  52. ncbi Stress, hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis and eating disorders
    Carolina Lo Sauro
    Psychiatric Unit, Department of Neuropsychiatric Sciences, University of Florence School of Medicine, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Neuropsychobiology 57:95-115. 2008
    The etiopathogenesis of eating disorders (ED) is complex and poorly understood...
  53. ncbi Screening for eating disorders in primary care: EDE-Q versus SCOFF
    Jonathan M Mond
    School of Psychological Science, LaTrobe University, Bundoora Victoria 3086, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 46:612-22. 2008
    ..Questionnaire (EDE-Q) (22 items) and SCOFF (five items) in screening for cases of the more commonly occurring eating disorders was examined in a primary care sample of young adult women (n=257)...
  54. ncbi Attachment insecurity, personality, and body dissatisfaction in eating disorders
    Giovanni Abbate-Daga
    Department of Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, Eating Disorders Centre, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:520-4. 2010
    ..A total of 586 outpatients with eating disorders (EDs) were recruited: 101 with anorexia nervosa, restricting type; 52 with anorexia nervosa, binge-eating/..
  55. ncbi Psychological characteristics of morbidly obese candidates for bariatric surgery
    V Abilés
    Department of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Virgen de las Nieves University Hospital, Avda fuerzas Armadas no 2, 18014 Granada, Spain
    Obes Surg 20:161-7. 2010
    ....
  56. ncbi Selective visual attention for ugly and beautiful body parts in eating disorders
    Anita Jansen
    Department of Experimental Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, University of Maastricht, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 43:183-96. 2005
    Body image disturbance is characteristic of eating disorders, and current treatments use body exposure to reduce bad body feelings. There is however little known about the cognitive effects of body exposure...
  57. ncbi Treating eating disorders over the internet: a systematic review and future research directions
    Jiska J Aardoom
    Center for Eating Disorders Ursula, Leidschendam, The Netherlands
    Int J Eat Disord 46:539-52. 2013
    To review the literature regarding internet-based treatment of eating disorders (ED).
  58. ncbi Serotonin: imaging findings in eating disorders
    Ursula F Bailer
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Division of Biological Psychiatry, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 6:59-79. 2011
    ..Effective treatments for AN and BN have been elusive. A better understanding of neurobiology is likely to be important for developing specific and more powerful therapies for these often chronic and deadly disorders...
  59. ncbi Bruch revisited and revised
    Finn Skårderud
    Lillehammer University College, NO 2626 Lillehammer, Norway
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 17:83-8. 2009
    The aim of this text is to remind the clinical and scientific field of eating disorders of the seminal figure Hilde Bruch...
  60. ncbi Pregnancy and post-partum depression and anxiety in a longitudinal general population cohort: the effect of eating disorders and past depression
    Nadia Micali
    King s College London, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Department, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Affect Disord 131:150-7. 2011
    This study investigated the effect of past depression, past and current eating disorders (ED) on perinatal anxiety and depression in a large general population cohort of pregnant women, the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (..
  61. ncbi Nutritional intake and dietary patterns in pregnancy: a longitudinal study of women with lifetime eating disorders
    Nadia Micali
    Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London, 4th Floor, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Br J Nutr 108:2093-9. 2012
    ..is limited knowledge about dietary patterns and nutrient/food intake during pregnancy in women with lifetime eating disorders (ED)...
  62. pmc Immune control of food intake: enteroendocrine cells are regulated by CD4+ T lymphocytes during small intestinal inflammation
    J R McDermott
    Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Gut 55:492-7. 2006
    ....
  63. ncbi Is the transtheoretical model and motivational interviewing approach applicable to the treatment of eating disorders? A review
    Jayne Dray
    School of Psychology, Flinders University, South Australia, Australia
    Clin Psychol Rev 32:558-65. 2012
    Research in eating disorders is reviewed examining the (1) utility of the Transtheoretical Model in predicting outcome, and (2) efficacy of Motivational Interviewing (MI)...
  64. pmc The course of eating disorders in patients with borderline personality disorder: a 10-year follow-up study
    Mary C Zanarini
    McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts 02478, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 43:226-32. 2010
    The purpose of this study was to describe the longitudinal course of eating disorders in patients with borderline personality disorder.
  65. ncbi Lifetime course of eating disorders: design and validity testing of a new strategy to define the eating disorders phenotype
    M Anderluh
    Eating Disorders Unit, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychol Med 39:105-14. 2009
    Aetiological studies of eating disorders would benefit from a solution to the problem of instability of eating disorder symptoms...
  66. ncbi Neurocircuity of eating disorders
    Walter H Kaye
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 6:37-57. 2011
    This chapter reviews brain imaging findings in anorexia and bulimia nervosa which characterize brain circuitry that may contribute to the pathophysiology of eating disorders (EDs).
  67. pmc Eating disorder behaviors are increasing: findings from two sequential community surveys in South Australia
    Phillipa J Hay
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    PLoS ONE 3:e1541. 2008
    Evidence for an increase in the prevalence of eating disorders is inconsistent. Our aim was to determine change in the population point prevalence of eating disorder behaviors over a 10-year period.
  68. ncbi A method for the control of eating rate: a potential intervention in eating disorders
    Ioannis Ioakimidis
    Karolinska Institutet, NVS, Section of Applied Neuroendocrinology, AB Mando, Mandometer and Mandolean Clinics, Novum, Huddinge, Sweden
    Behav Res Methods 41:755-60. 2009
    ..In both cases, the women's postmeal perception of satiety mimicked that of the respective patient group. The results provide support for the notion that linear eaters have the capacity to exhibit disordered eating...
  69. ncbi Physical activity and exercise dependence during inpatient treatment of longstanding eating disorders: an exploratory study of excessive and non-excessive exercisers
    Solfrid Bratland-Sanda
    Research Institute, Modum Bad Psychiatric Center, Vikersund, Norway
    Int J Eat Disord 43:266-73. 2010
    To describe changes in physical activity (PA) and exercise dependence score during treatment of eating disorders (ED), and to explore correlations among changes in PA, exercise motivation, exercise dependence score and ED psychopathology ..
  70. ncbi The use of virtual reality in the study, assessment, and treatment of body image in eating disorders and nonclinical samples: a review of the literature
    Marta Ferrer-García
    Department of Personality, Assessment and Psychological Treatments, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Body Image 9:1-11. 2012
    ..into the use of virtual reality in the study, assessment, and treatment of body image disturbances in eating disorders and nonclinical samples...
  71. ncbi Emotion regulation and mental health: recent findings, current challenges, and future directions
    Matthias Berking
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 25:128-34. 2012
    ..This article aims to provide an integrative review of the latest theoretical and empirical developments in this rapidly growing field of research...
  72. ncbi "I'm not physically active - I only go for walks": physical activity in patients with longstanding eating disorders
    Solfrid Bratland-Sanda
    Research Institute, Modum Bad Psychiatric Center, Vikersund, Norway solfrid
    Int J Eat Disord 43:88-92. 2010
    To examine self reported versus objectively assessed moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA), and different reasons for exercise, in patients with longstanding eating disorders (ED) when compared with controls.
  73. 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
    ..Dysregulation of these pathways may underlay some of the behaviors exhibited by patients with eating disorders. Research using animal models of eating disorders has greatly contributed to the detailed study of potential ..
  74. ncbi Neural processing of negative word stimuli concerning body image in patients with eating disorders: an fMRI study
    Yoshie Miyake
    Hiroshima University Health Service Center, Hiroshima, Japan
    Neuroimage 50:1333-9. 2010
    b>Eating disorders (EDs) are associated with abnormalities of body image perception...
  75. ncbi Relation of early menarche to depression, eating disorders, substance abuse, and comorbid psychopathology among adolescent girls
    E Stice
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, 78712, USA
    Dev Psychol 37:608-19. 2001
    ....
  76. ncbi Viewership of pro-eating disorder websites: association with body image and eating disturbances
    Kelley Harper
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:92-5. 2008
    ..To evaluate the association between pro-eating disorder website viewership and concurrent levels of body dissatisfaction and eating disturbance...
  77. pmc The key to unlocking the virtual body: virtual reality in the treatment of obesity and eating disorders
    Giuseppe Riva
    Applied Technology for Neuro Psychology Laboratory, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, Italy
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 5:283-92. 2011
    Obesity and eating disorders are usually considered unrelated problems with different causes...
  78. ncbi Are girls with ADHD at risk for eating disorders? Results from a controlled, five-year prospective study
    Joseph Biederman
    Clinical and Research Program in Pediatric Psychopharmacology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 28:302-7. 2007
    To evaluate the association between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and eating disorders in a large adolescent population of girls with and without ADHD.
  79. ncbi Total ghrelin plasma level in patients with the restrictive type of anorexia nervosa
    Malgorzata Janas-Kozik
    Department and Clinic of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, ul Ziolowa 45 47, 40 635 Katowice, Poland
    Regul Pept 140:43-6. 2007
    ..The control group consisted of 20 girls without any eating disorders. Before the therapy the total ghrelin plasma level in AN-R patients was significantly higher than in the ..
  80. ncbi Disordered eating and the transition to college: a prospective study
    K D Vohs
    Department of Psychology and Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College, Moore Hall 6207, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 29:280-8. 2001
    ..A longitudinal study was conducted to examine whether the transition to college changed eating disorder symptoms and related attitudes...
  81. 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.
  82. ncbi Comorbidity between ADHD and obesity: exploring shared mechanisms and clinical implications
    Samuele Cortese
    Department of Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Unit, University Hospital Clocheville, 34, Rue Jules Charpentier, 37000 Tours, France
    Postgrad Med 122:88-96. 2010
    ..Based on preliminary findings, appropriate treatment of ADHD may improve the weight status of individuals with both obesity and ADHD...
  83. pmc Risk of ovarian cancer in women with symptoms in primary care: population based case-control study
    William Hamilton
    NIHR School for Primary Care Research, Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2AA, UK
    BMJ 339:b2998. 2009
    ..To identify and quantify symptoms of ovarian cancer in women in primary care...
  84. ncbi Weight-teasing among adolescents: correlations with weight status and disordered eating behaviors
    D Neumark-Sztainer
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:123-31. 2002
    ..Particular focus was placed on overweight youth, who may be most vulnerable to weight-teasing...
  85. ncbi The epidemiology of eating disorders in six European countries: results of the ESEMeD-WMH project
    Antonio Preti
    Department of Psychology, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    J Psychiatr Res 43:1125-32. 2009
    Few data are available to estimate the prevalence of eating disorders (EDs) and their correlates in the community...
  86. ncbi Body-image and eating disturbances prospectively predict increases in depressive symptoms in adolescent girls: a growth curve analysis
    E Stice
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, 78712, USA
    Dev Psychol 37:597-607. 2001
    ..Results provide support for the assertion that body-image and eating disturbances, operating above and beyond gender-nonspecific risk factors, contribute to the elevated depression in adolescent girls...
  87. ncbi Children's body image concerns and eating disturbance: a review of the literature
    L A Ricciardelli
    School of Psychology, Deakin University, Burwood Highway, Burwood, 3125, Australia
    Clin Psychol Rev 21:325-44. 2001
    ....
  88. ncbi Sleep-related eating disorders: polysomnographic correlates of a heterogeneous syndrome distinct from daytime eating disorders
    C H Schenck
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Psychiatry, Minneapolis 55415
    Sleep 14:419-31. 1991
    ..Both patients with PMS likewise responded to treatment with combinations of carbidopa/L-dopa, codeine and clonazepam. Thus, sleep-related eating disorders can generally be controlled with treatment of the underlying sleep disorder.
  89. ncbi Ethnic/racial differences in weight-related concerns and behaviors among adolescent girls and boys: findings from Project EAT
    Dianne Neumark-Sztainer
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Psychosom Res 53:963-74. 2002
    ..To compare weight-related concerns and behaviors across ethnicity/race among a population-based sample of adolescent boys and girls...
  90. ncbi The 5-HTTLPR polymorphism and eating disorders: a meta-analysis
    Raffaella Calati
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Bologna, Italy
    Int J Eat Disord 44:191-9. 2011
    b>Eating disorders are influenced by both environmental factors and genes. The 5-HTTLPR polymorphism of serotonin transporter gene has been suggested as a good candidate...
  91. ncbi Never too old for eating disorders or body dissatisfaction: a community study of elderly women
    Barbara Mangweth-Matzek
    Department of Psychiatry, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstr 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Eat Disord 39:583-6. 2006
    ..The aim of the study is to examine eating behavior and body attitude in elderly women...
  92. ncbi Body composition in early onset eating disorders
    D Nicholls
    Brain and Behavioural Sciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Eur J Clin Nutr 56:857-65. 2002
    ..weight for height indices are the most widely used measures of body composition in early onset and adolescent eating disorders. Although of value as screening instruments the limitation in disease states is their inability to ..
  93. ncbi Unmet need for treatment in the eating disorders: a systematic review of eating disorder specific treatment seeking among community cases
    Laura M Hart
    Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Centre for Youth Mental Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Psychol Rev 31:727-35. 2011
    ..To systematically review the literature on the proportion of community cases with a diagnosable eating disorder who seek eating disorder specific treatment...
  94. ncbi The role of cognitive deficits in the development of eating disorders
    Suji M Lena
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Neuropsychol Rev 14:99-113. 2004
    b>Eating disorders (ED), including anorexia and bulimia nervosa, are chronic illnesses with periods of symptom exacerbation and remission...
  95. ncbi Perfectionism and eating disorders: current status and future directions
    Anna M Bardone-Cone
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 27:384-405. 2007
    The literature examining the relation between perfectionism and eating disorders was reviewed and content and methodological comparisons were made with the perfectionism literature in anxiety disorders and depressive disorders...
  96. pmc The relationship between eating disorder not otherwise specified (EDNOS) and officially recognized eating disorders: meta-analysis and implications for DSM
    Jennifer J Thomas
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, USA
    Psychol Bull 135:407-33. 2009
    ..American Psychiatric Association, 1994) categories, others-such as purging disorder and non-fat-phobic AN-may be best conceptualized as distinct syndromes. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)...
  97. ncbi Are eating disorders culture-bound syndromes? Implications for conceptualizing their etiology
    Pamela K Keel
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, USA
    Psychol Bull 129:747-69. 2003
    The authors explore the extent to which eating disorders, specifically anorexia nervosa (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN), represent culture-bound syndromes and discuss implications for conceptualizing the role genes play in their etiology...
  98. ncbi Motivation to change in eating disorder patients: a conceptual clarification on the basis of self-determination theory
    Maarten Vansteenkiste
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Eat Disord 37:207-19. 2005
    The current study critically reviews the different motivational frameworks that are applied in the study of eating disorders and provides a more comprehensive conceptualization of motivation to change on the basis of self-determination ..
  99. ncbi Body dissatisfaction and drive for thinness in young adult twins
    Anna Keski-Rahkonen
    Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Eat Disord 37:188-99. 2005
    ..We explored correlates of the Eating Disorder Inventory subscales Body Dissatisfaction (BD) and Drive for Thinness (DT) and genetic and environmental influences on these traits...
  100. ncbi Weight requirements for catch-up growth in girls with eating disorders and onset of weight loss before menarche
    Ingemar Swenne
    Department of Women s and Children s Health, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Eat Disord 38:340-5. 2005
    The current study investigated catch-up in stature in girls with eating disorders and onset of weight loss and stunting of growth before menarche.
  101. ncbi Media images, body dissatisfaction, and disordered eating in adolescent women
    Linda C Andrist
    Adult Women s Health NP Specialty, MGH Institute of Health Professions, Graduate Program in Nursing, Boston MA 02129, USA
    MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 28:119-23. 2003
    ..As nurses know, each of these scenarios can lead to serious illness, and sometimes to death...

Research Grants76

  1. Brain Activation responses in adolescents with genetic predisposition to obesity
    Susan Carnell; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Her proposed Mentor for the K99 is Dr. Allan Geliebter, an expert in the role of gut hormones in eating disorders and obesity, and well-published author in neuroimaging of obesity. Her Co-mentor is Dr...
  2. Neurobehavioral Correlates of Familial/genetic obesity risk in adolescents
    Susan Carnell; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Her proposed Mentor for the K99 is Dr. Allan Geliebter, an expert in the role of gut hormones in eating disorders and obesity, and well-published author in neuroimaging of obesity. Her Co-mentor is Dr...
  3. The Role of Estradiol and Sex in the Effects of Ghrelin on Meal Patterns and Fos-
    PETER BUTERA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..on neural systems that regulate eating may also account in part for sex differences in food intake and eating disorders, which occur much more frequently in young women (Sodersten &Bergh, 2003)...
  4. Monoamine Contributions to Neurocircuitry in Eating Disorders
    Walter H Kaye; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This application will help to understand the unique puzzling symptoms in AN and BN and contribute to finding better methods for identifying effective medications in these often relapsing and sometimes chronic disorders. ..
  5. Transforming Women's Health: Discovery, Development, and Delivery
    Ellen M Daley; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..affect women include various infectious (HIV/AIDS), chronic (cardiovascular disease), behavioral (eating disorders), psychosocial (stress) and socio-economic health conditions (poverty)...
  6. A twin study of ovarian hormones and disordered eating
    Kelly L Klump; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Structured clinical interviews will be administered to assess eating disorders and other Axis I disorders...
  7. Endocannabinoid Discrimination
    Jenny L Wiley; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in the pathophysiology of a variety of health problems related to these processes, including substance abuse, eating disorders, other types of addictive behavior, and psychiatric disorders...
  8. INTERACTIONS OF LEPTIN AND CENTRAL SEROTONIN SYSTEMS
    Joel K Elmquist; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This may lead to effective strategies to combat the incidence of obesity, diabetes and eating disorders. In the past grant period, we found that CNS serotonin (5-HT) systems interact with hypothalamic melanocortin ..
  9. The Effects of Estradiol on Genetic Risk for Disordered Eating During Puberty
    Kelly L Klump; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Eating disorders are significant mental health problems that affect over 5 million women in the United States...
  10. Gene-Environment Interplay in the Comorbidity of PTSD and Disordered Eating
    Karen S Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and Disordered Eating, would greatly enhance my predoctoral training in psychology, behavioral genetics, and eating disorders. In order to accomplish my long- term goal of conducting genetically informed investigations of PTSD, eating ..
  11. Phosphodiesterase-3B signaling in the Hypothalamus and Obesity
    Abhiram Sahu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and obesity, and therefore will be relevant to the development of therapeutic approaches to obesity and eating disorders. PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Leptin produced primarly by fat cells signals nutritional status to key regulatory ..
  12. Anorexia Nervosa: Regional Brain Abnormalites and Relationship to Outcome
    LAURIE MAY MCCORMICK; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics has a well established eating disorders program for recruiting potential subjects as well as the neuroimaging resources and excellent mentors needed ..
  13. Placebo Effects in the Treatment of Depression: Cognitive and Neural Mechanisms
    Bret R Rutherford; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..York City and has active research programs in a variety of areas, including anxiety and depressive disorders, eating disorders, schizophrenia, suicide, personality disorders, brain imaging, molecular genetics, developmental neurobiology,..
  14. Dendritic Spines on AgRP Neurons as Communication Hubs Controlling Feeding
    Dong Kong; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This is unfortunate because defective synaptic transmission on these neurons could also contribute to eating disorders. Furthermore, it is likely that the mechanism-of-action for hormonal regulation of AgRP neurons, for example ..
  15. Effects of expectation on gustatory cortical activity
    Alfredo Fontanini; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and will provide important information which could potentially be applied to the study of obesity and eating disorders. PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: This proposal is designed to understand the neural underpinnings of expectation of ..
  16. Estradiol, MCH and Food Intake
    Jessica C Santollo; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Despite the fact that eating disorders are more prevalent in women than in men, the mechanism driving this sex difference is poorly understood...
  17. Empirical eating disorder classification and validation using prospective studies
    Nadia Micali; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We propose to collect additional data on eating disorders and treatment from two ongoing cohort studies, the Growing Up Today Study (GUTS) in the United States and the ..
  18. Neural Encoding of Internal Motivational States and Goal-Directed Actions
    ALAINA CATHERINE CASE; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..are central to variety of abnormal human conditions including depression, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, eating disorders and obesity, which have a tremendous impact on society...
  19. Neuropeptide Modulation of Taste Signals
    Nirupa Chaudhari; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..in central pathways for satiety) influence the peripheral taste signal may suggest new avenues to address eating disorders. PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Several peptides in the brain and gut regulate food intake and are intensely ..
  20. Biomarkers of Interoceptive Awareness in Adolescent Anorexia Nervosa
    NANCY L contact ZUCKER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Anorexia nervosa (AN) is a terrifying and perplexing disorder. Eating disorders, in general, rank among the top ten causes for disability among women, while AN has the highest mortality ..
  21. Regulation of Synaptic Transmission by Gq
    Michael Ailion; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..such as autism, depression, schizophrenia, and attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder, as well as eating disorders and drug addiction. Neuromodulators are released from dense-core vesicles (DCVs)...
  22. Melanocortin system stress and HPA axis
    Xin Yun Lu; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..to stressors produces detrimental effects, increasing the susceptibility for anxiety disorders, depression, eating disorders and obesity...
  23. Treatment Response in Ethnic Minority Individuals With Binge Eating Disorder
    Heather Thompson Brenner; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Recent data suggest that BED, unlike other eating disorders, is as likely to be diagnosed among African American and Hispanic/Latino Americans as among Caucasians, and ..
  24. Reversal of AMPA receptor plasticity underlying incubation of cocaine craving
    MARINA ELIZABETH WOLF; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Given the societal problems of eating disorders and cocaine- dependence, a carefully controlled assessment of the influence of hypocretin agonists and ..
  25. BEHAVIORAL EFFECTS OF CB2 CANNABINOID RECEPTORS (CB2RS)
    Emmanuel S Onaivi; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..provided the first evidence for neuronal CNS effects of CB2Rs and their possible role in schizophrenia, eating disorders, drug addiction, depression, and autism spectrum disorders...
  26. CNS Pathways Regulating Ghrelin Effects on Body Weight
    Joel K Elmquist; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..exert its effects which may lead to effective strategies to combat the incidence of obesity, diabetes and eating disorders. In the past grant period, we sought to delineate the neural substrates through which ghrelin and its ..
  27. Eating Disorders and Adolescent Body Image Among Boys and Sexual Minorities
    JEREL PASION CALZO; Fiscal Year: 2012
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): To date, most research on eating disorders has focused on girls and women...
  28. Self-Regulation Failure: Identifying and Modifying a Risk Phenotype
    Timothy J Strauman; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Many behaviors that put people at increased risk for illness, disability, and death - such as obesity, eating disorders, smoking, alcohol abuse, suicidality, and drug addiction - involve difficulties with self-regulation...
  29. Epigenetic Mechanisms in the Perpetuation of Anorexia Nervosa-like Behavior
    Kellie L K Tamashiro; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..up to 80% of patients with AN are engaged in high levels of physical activity during the development of their eating disorders. One animal model that mimics several aspects of AN, including hyperactivity and voluntary reductions on food ..
  30. Hypocretin Antagonists as a Novel Approach to Medication Development
    Richard W Foltin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Given the societal problems of eating disorders and cocaine- dependence, a carefully controlled assessment of the influence of hypocretin agonists and ..
  31. Causes and Impact of Minority Stress on Health and Development in Youth
    Margaret Rosario; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..documented, with sexual minorities reporting more psychological distress, substance use and dependence, and eating disorders symptoms...
  32. Exploring the Neural Circuitry of Deliberate Self Harm in Adolescents
    KATHRYN REGAN CULLEN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..borderline personality disorder (BPD), anxiety disorders, substance abuse disorders, adjustment disorders and eating disorders. Conversely, many adolescents with NSSI do not meet criteria for any psychiatric disorders...
  33. Insulin and CNS Contol of Body Weight and Food Intake
    Stephen C Woods; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..e., obesity, eating disorders)...
  34. CNS Mechanisms that Modulate Reward
    Kenneth D Carr; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..recruitment by drugs of abuse will illuminate risk factors and crossover therapies for drug addiction and eating disorders. Among the public health benefits will be recognition of and methods for mitigating the pathogenic potential ..
  35. Circadian Misalignment and Energy Metabolism
    Kenneth P Wright; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Night eating disorders are also newly recognized conditions that may contribute to obesity...
  36. Developmental Psychopathology of Restrictive and Binge Eating in Childhood
    STEPHANIE CHRISTINE ZERWAS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Candidate: I am a Research Assistant Professor with the Eating Disorders Program in the Department of Psychiatry at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill...
  37. Roles of Drosophila NPY-and Insulin-like Activities in Food Response
    Ping Shen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..a suitable genetic model for studying molecular, cellular and neural basis of feeding behavioral control and eating disorders. We have shown that Drosophila neuropeptide F (NPF), the fly homologue of mammalian NPY, plays an important ..
  38. 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...
  39. MINNESOTA OBESITY CENTER
    Allen S Levine; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..resources through the core system;stimulating new interest and collaborations in research into obesity, eating disorders and energy metabolism;supporting new research in these areas related to obesity; and supporting education in ..
  40. Binge Eating Disorder: The Next Generation of Research
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..scientific interest in binge eating disorder and many exciting new findings from researchers in the fields of eating disorders, obesity, and addictions...
  41. Using Technology to Improve Eating Disorders Treatment
    DENISE ELLA WILFLEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Eating disorders (EDs) are severe mental disorders associated with high morbidity and mortality, affecting an estimated 13.5% and 3.6% of US college-age women and men, respectively...
  42. Serotonin Club Meeting 2010
    JULIE GORTON HENSLER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..influence serotonergic neurotransmission are used to treat major depression, schizophrenia, mania, anxiety, eating disorders, panic, and post-traumatic stress disorder...
  43. Role of Allopregnanolone in Mediating the Adverse Effects of Psychosocial Stress
    Vasiliki Michopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Notably, eating disorders, such as emotional eating and obesity, are highly co-morbid with affective disorders, having similar ..
  44. Evaluating the effect of brief interventions on effort to restrict dietary intake
    ANN FRANCES HAYNOS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..DR predicts development of both overweight and eating disorders. At its extreme, DR can develop into anorexia nervosa (AN), a serious and chronic disorder associated with ..
  45. Engaging Latino Families in Eating Disorders Treatment
    Mae Lynn Reyes-Rodríguez; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Career goals: To become an independent investigator in the field of eating disorders specializing in working with the Latino population. Career Development: This award will enable Dr...
  46. A photographic method for human body composition assessment
    HELEN OLIVIA AFFUSO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..sclerosis;wasting in neurological disorders such as Parkinson's, Alzheimer's, muscular dystrophy;eating disorders;proper growth in children;and yet others still. Nevertheless, challenges remain in measuring body composition...
  47. Adolescent Vulnerability to Psychostimulants: Effects of Sex and Food Restriction
    Nicole C Barbarich-Marsteller; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..proposed a comprehensive training and research plan in the translational neurobiology of substance abuse and eating disorders. There is significant comorbidity between these disorders and preclinical studies suggest that food ..
  48. AGRP NEURONS. NMDARs, Spines, Source of Excitatory Input and Downstream Effectors
    Bradford B Lowell; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..is unfortunate because a) defective neural control of AgRP neurons could contribute importantly to complex eating disorders (ranging from anorexia to obesity), and b) the hormonal regulation of AgRP neurons, one example being ghrelin,..
  49. 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.
  50. College Outcomes Management System (COMS) Phase 2
    Grant R Grissom; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..health (mental health, substance abuse) disorders, or at risk for life threatening conditions such as eating disorders (ED), self-harm (e.g...
  51. Nucleus Accumbens-Mediated Feeding: Output Pathways
    Thomas R Stratford; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..that pathology of the neural circuitry underlying the AcbSh feeding effects may play a role in some human eating disorders, and that this circuit may be a promising target for the development of novel approaches to the treatment of ..
  52. Eating Disorders Prevention: An Effectiveness Trial for At-Risk College Students
    ERIC M STICE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..dissatisfaction reduces eating disorder risk factors, eating disorder symptoms, and risk for onset of future eating disorders and obesity relative to alternative interventions and assessment-only control conditions, with some effects ..
  53. Eating Disorders in Type 1 Diabetes: Mechanisms of Comorbidity
    Rhonda M Merwin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..b>Eating disorders (ED) affect a significant subset of T1D patients who often withhold insulin as a means of controlling weight...
  54. Screening Method for GPCRs Related to Appetite
    MARIA MORANO; Fiscal Year: 2009
    The development of drugs aimed at reducing obesity and controlling eating disorders represents a major target of the pharmaceutical industry and has become one of the most exciting areas in drug discovery...
  55. NEURAL MECHANISMS OF ANOREXIA
    Alan G Watts; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..PROJECT NARRATIVE Eating disorders, and anorexia nervosa in particular, are significant clinical problems that have poor outcomes; indeed, ..
  56. Prevent Excessive Weight Gain in Adolescent Girls at High-Risk for Adult Obesity
    Marian Tanofsky-Kraff; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) has been adapted for the treatment of eating disorders and has demonstrated efficacy in reducing binge eating episodes and inducing modest weight loss or weight ..
  57. 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 ..
  58. 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 ..
  59. 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 ..
  60. 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 ..
  61. Family Therapy for Adolescent Bulimia Nervosa
    Daniel le Grange; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Research specific to treatment of child and adolescent eating disorders remains limited...
  62. Adapting a web-based eating disorder program for oral health training
    Herbert H Severson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Oral health is viewed as an early warning system of potential systemic and mental health issues, such as eating disorders. Dental professionals play a fundamental role in the secondary prevention (early detection, patient-specific ..
  63. APPETITE FOCUSED CBWL FOR BINGE EATING DISORDERS
    Linda Craighead; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Cognitive and behavior therapies are the most widely used treatments for eating disorders and obesity...
  64. Time Course and Potentiation of Fluoxetin Action
    George Battaglia; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These disorders include anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder, aggression, eating disorders and premenstrual syndrome...
  65. Web-Based Training in Eating Disorder Prevention for Dental Professionals
    Herbert Severson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..as an early warning system of potential systemic and mental health issues, such as oral manifestations of eating disorders. Anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and partial syndrome eating disorders are among the most prevalent mental ..
  66. GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY--ALCOHOL ABUSE IN EATING DISORDERS
    Walter Kaye; Fiscal Year: 1993
    Alcohol abuse or dependency has been reported to occur frequently in patients with eating disorders and in their family members...
  67. Prenatal Testosterone and Risk for Disordered Eating During Puberty
    KRISTEN CULBERT; Fiscal Year: 2009
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Eating disorders are significant mental health problems that disproportionally affect girls...
  68. Development of a Self-Help Program to Treat Binge Eating in Mexican Americans
    FARY MAHAMEDI CACHELIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    Women of ethnic minority groups are the most likely to suffer from unmet mental health needs including eating disorders such as binge eating and associated obesity...
  69. LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF ANOREXIA AND BULIMIA NERVOSA
    David Herzog; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..distinct phenomena; 3) to assess static and dynamic prognostic factors; 4) to assess the relationship between eating disorders and comorbid disorders; and 5) to empirically determine definitions for recovery, relapse, and remission...
  70. Cognitive Therapy via CD ROM for Binge Eating Disorder
    Cynthia Bulik; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..excellent prototype cognitive-behavioral programs for the treatment of binge-eating disorder (BED) and other eating disorders, we face a crisis of dissemination...
  71. COGNITIVE RESPONSES TO MEALS IN EATING DISORDERS
    Katherine Halmi; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..and have ceased bingeing and purging a systematic "microstructure" study of meal-eating behavior in these eating disorders should provide valuable information for treatment strategies...
  72. Taste Coding by Neural Circuitry in the Brain Stem
    PATRICIA DI LORENZO; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..taste and ingestion, the study of the taste system may provide insight into the etiology and/or treatment of eating disorders. Recent behavioral studies have suggested that the chorda tympani (CT) and the glossopharyngeal (GP), which ..
  73. Social transition and risk for disordered eating
    Anne Becker; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Development Award with a focus on developing expertise in the investigation of sociocultural risk factors for eating disorders by combining perspectives from epidemiology, anthropology, and psychiatry...
  74. Eating Disorders and Pregnancy Outcome in 100,000 Births
    Cynthia Bulik; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Two related and growing bodies of research suggest that women with eating disorders (EDs) experience pregnancy complications more frequently than healthy women, and individuals with EDs are ..