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Feasibility of conducting a randomized controlled trial comparing family-based treatmen...
The International Journal of Eating Disorders; Lock J, Couturier J et. al.

Sep 24th, 2021 - This report describes the feasibility, acceptability, and outcomes from a pilot randomized clinical trial (RCT) comparing an online guided self-help program version of family-based treatment (GSH-FBT) for parents with a child with DSM-5 anorexia n...

Expressed emotion and long-term outcome among adolescents with anorexia nervosa.
The International Journal of Eating Disorders; Rienecke RD, Gorrell S et. al.

Sep 24th, 2021 - The purpose of the current study is to examine expressed emotion (EE) and long-term treatment outcome among adolescents participating in a randomized controlled trial (RCT) for treatment of anorexia nervosa (AN). It was hypothesized that patients ...

Everyday flexibility and functional milestones in anorexia nervosa: survey results from...
Eating and Weight Disorders : EWD; Dann KM, Hay P et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2021 - This study examined the relationship between self-reported cognitive-behavioral flexibility scores on the Eating Disorder Flexibility Index (EDFLIX) and objective social and occupational functional milestones in participants with a lifetime diagno...

Lessons learned developing and testing family-based interoceptive exposure for adolesce...
The International Journal of Eating Disorders; Hildebrandt T, Peyser D et. al.

Sep 17th, 2021 - Anorexia nervosa (AN) usually develops in early adolescence and is characterized by high rates of morbidity and mortality. Family-based therapy (FBT) is the leading evidence-based treatment for adolescents with AN, but not all patients experience ...

Acute Stress Exposure Alters Food-Related Brain Monoaminergic Profiles in a Rat Model o...
The Journal of Nutrition; Reed CH, Bauer EE et. al.

Sep 16th, 2021 - Adverse life experiences are a major risk factor for anorexia nervosa (AN). Eating-provoked anxiousness associated with AN is postulated to be due to food-related exaggerated serotonin activity in the brain and imbalances of monoamine neurotransmi...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Study of Refeeding to Optimize iNpatient Gains

May 3rd, 2018 - The purpose of this study is to compare the efficacy, safety, and cost-effectiveness of lower calorie refeeding versus higher calorie refeeding in hospitalized adolescents with anorexia nervosa.

Hormonal Therapy for Teens With Anorexia Nervosa

Apr 13th, 2017 - This double-blinded randomized controlled trial will include 2 treatment arms of 35 patients. Group 1 will receive micronized oral DHEA in a dose of 50 mg daily + ERT (0.3 mg Premarin, 1 tablet daily for 3 months, follow by Alesse, 20 mg ethinyl e...

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News  121 results

Admissions for Eating Disorders Double in Pandemic

Jul 15th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Medical admissions for adolescents with restrictive eating disorders more than doubled at one hospital during the first 12 months of the COVID-19 ...

Higher-Calorie Refeeding Effective in Teens With Anorexia Nervosa

Mar 29th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Higher-calorie refeeding works as well as lower-calorie refeeding for adolescents with anorexia nervosa, a new study suggests. Researchers examined data on adolescents (mean age 16.4 years) hospitalized with anorexia nervosa who...

Consider adjunctive olanzapine for feeding disturbance
MDedge Psychiatry; Doug Brunk

Feb 18th, 2020 - LAS VEGAS – No evidence-based medications are approved for the treatment of avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder, but olanzapine is a sensible option to consider, according to Timothy D. Brewerton, MD.

Anorexia linked to low bone density, osteoporosis
Steve Cimino

Jan 7th, 2020 - A new study has reinforced the link between anorexia nervosa and reduced bone mineral density (BMD), especially in patients with lower body mass index. “Our large study raises further concerns that [anorexia nervosa] has significant deleterious ef.

The Genetics of Anorexia: A Disorder of Metabolism?

Jul 16th, 2019 - Welcome to Impact Factor, your weekly dose of commentary on a new medical study. I'm Dr F. Perry Wilson. This week, I want to talk about an article[1] appearing in Nature Genetics—a genome-wide association study (GWAS) of anorexia nervosa that may...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →