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ALLMedicine™ Body Dysmorphic Disorder Center

Research & Reviews  364 results

Efficacy of App-Based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Body Dysmorphic Disorder with Co...
Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics; Wilhelm S, Weingarden H et. al.

May 20th, 2022 - Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) is severe, chronic, and undertreated. Apps could substantially improve treatment access. We provide an initial test of the usability and efficacy of coach-supported app-based cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for BD...

Motivations and Psychological Characteristics of Men Seeking Penile Girth Augmentation.
Aesthetic Surgery Journal; Sharp G, Fernando AN et. al.

May 6th, 2022 - The popularity of penile augmentation procedures is increasing, but little is known about the motivations and psychological characteristics of men who seek these procedures. To investigate the motivations and psychological characteristics of men s...

Body dysmorphic disorder, skin diseases and psychological morbidity: common and complex.
The British Journal of Dermatology; Magin P, Fisher K

May 5th, 2022 - Body dysmorphic disorder, skin diseases and psychological morbidity: common and complex.|2022|Magin P,Fisher K,|

An Evaluation of the Body Dysmorphic Disorder Symptom Scale as a Measure of Treatment R...
Behavior Therapy; Summers BJ, Hoeppner SS et. al.

Apr 28th, 2022 - The Body Dysmorphic Disorder Symptom Scale (BDD-SS) is a self-report tool that captures an array of representative behavioral and cognitive symptoms commonly displayed by individuals with BDD. The BDD-SS is regularly used among experts in the fiel...

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Guidelines  2 results

Elective Female Genital Cosmetic Surgery: ACOG Committee Opinion Summary, Number 795.
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Dec 20th, 2019 - "Female genital cosmetic surgery" is a broad term that comprises numerous procedures, including labiaplasty, clitoral hood reduction, hymenoplasty, labia majora augmentation, vaginoplasty, and G-spot amplification. Both patient interest in and per...

Committee Opinion No. 686: Breast and Labial Surgery in Adolescents.
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Dec 22nd, 2016 - The obstetrician-gynecologist may receive requests from adolescents and their families for advice, surgery, or referral for conditions of the breast or vulva to improve appearance and function. Appropriate counseling and guidance of adolescents wi...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  13 results

Internet-delivered Cognitive-behaviour Therapy for Adolescents With Body Dysmorphic Disorder

Apr 7th, 2022 - Rationale for study: BDD is a prevalent and impairing condition that can be effectively treated with cognitive-behaviour therapy (CBT). However, CBT for BDD is a highly specialised treatment and a majority of adolescents do not have access to it. ...

Perceptual Abnormalities and Their Malleability in BDD

Dec 28th, 2021 - Individuals with body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) misperceive specific aspects of one's own appearance to be conspicuously flawed or defective, despite these being unnoticeable or appearing minuscule to others. With convictions of disfigurement and ...

A Virtual Reality Study of Cognitive Biases in Body Dysmorphic Disorder

Sep 26th, 2019 - Previous research shows that individuals with Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) misinterpret ambiguous social information in a negative and threatening manner. These erroneous threat appraisals are thought to maintain disorder symptomatology and psyc...

Effectiveness of Levetiracetam in the Treatment of Body Dysmorphic Disorder

Aug 29th, 2019 - Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD), a perceived defect in appearance (e.g., a "large" nose or facial "scarring"), is a relatively common disorder that causes marked distress and impairment in functioning. Recent data suggests that adults with BDD may ...

Smartphone-Administered App Treatment for Adults With Body Dysmorphic Disorder

Jun 26th, 2019 - The primary aims of this study are to develop and test the feasibility, acceptability, and preliminary efficacy of a Smartphone-based CBT treatment for adults with BDD. This project aims to solve two healthcare problems: poor access to empirically...

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News  35 results

Mental Health Support Essential for Some Patients With Acne, Says NICE

Jun 28th, 2021 - The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has recommended that individuals severely affected by acne should receive mental health support in a new guideline on the management of acne vulgaris published on 25 June 2021. An estima...

Another COVID-19 Side Effect: 'Zoom Dysmorphia'

May 6th, 2021 - As the COVID-19 pandemic swept across the U.S., millions of people turned to video conferencing for work and social interaction -- and many of them didn't like what they saw. Most people go through life with an outward-facing perspective. During p...

CBT Bests Supportive Psychotherapy for Body Dysmorphic Disorder

Feb 26th, 2019 - Both therapist-delivered cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and supportive psychotherapy (SPT) ease severity and associated symptoms of body dysmorphic disorder (BDD), but CBT leads to more consistent improvement, results of the first randomized h...

Diffuse Nonscarring Alopecia
Laura A. Greyling, MD, Samantha E. Lee, MD et. al.

Oct 12th, 2018 - The Diagnosis: Trichotillomania A scalp punch biopsy revealed pigmented hair casts, an increase in catagen and telogen follicles, and a lack of perifollicular inflammation (Figure). Based on the clinical and histopathological findings, a diagnosis.

Fast Five Quiz: Are You Prepared to Treat Patients With Illness Anxiety Disorder?

May 1st, 2018 - Patients with illness anxiety disorder have a high rate of psychiatric comorbidity. In one general medical outpatient clinic, 88% of patients with illness anxiety disorder had one or more concurrent psychiatric disorders, the most common being gen...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →