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  1. Parents are integral in the treatment of pediatric eating disorders. The current study was conducted to further understand the barriers and facilitators that parents experience in accessing specialized, tertia...

    Authors: Jennifer S. Coelho, Janet Suen, Sheila Marshall, Alex Burns, Pei-Yoong Lam and Josie Geller

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:92

    Content type: Research article

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  2. Eating disorders are widely recognized as serious illnesses, with complex psychological and physiological comorbidities. Affected individuals face a protracted and challenging treatment journey which, particul...

    Authors: Louise Fletcher, Henrietta Trip, Rachel Lawson, Nicki Wilson and Jennifer Jordan

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:91

    Content type: Research article

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  3. Studies into the disordered eating behaviour of chew and spit have alluded to several cohorts more likely to engage in the behaviour, one such group being bariatric surgery candidates and patients. Weight-loss...

    Authors: Phillip Aouad, Kristin Stedal, Gro Walø-Syversen, Phillipa Hay and Camilla Lindvall Dahlgren

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:89

    Content type: Case report

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  4. Fasting is an unhealthy behavior that has been frequently used as part of weight loss attempts. To date, little research has been conducted to determine the prevalence and substance use and mental health corre...

    Authors: Kyle T. Ganson, Rachel F. Rodgers, Stuart B. Murray and Jason M. Nagata

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:88

    Content type: Research article

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  5. Representing the pathological extreme pursuit of muscularity, muscle dysmorphia (MD) is characterized by a pervasive belief or fear around insufficient muscularity and an elevated drive for muscularity. Despit...

    Authors: Jason M. Nagata, Emilio J. Compte, F. Hunter McGuire, Jason M. Lavender, Tiffany A. Brown, Stuart B. Murray, Annesa Flentje, Matthew R. Capriotti, Micah E. Lubensky, Juno Obedin-Maliver and Mitchell R. Lunn

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:87

    Content type: Research article

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  6. Anorexia nervosa is a severe and complex illness associated with a lack of efficacious treatment. The effects of nutrition on the brain and behaviour is of particular interest, though an area of limited resear...

    Authors: Melissa Hart, David Sibbritt, Lauren T. Williams, Kenneth P. Nunn and Bridget Wilcken

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:86

    Content type: Letter to the Editor

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  7. Oxytocin, a nine amino acid peptide synthesised in the hypothalamus, has been widely recognised for its role in anxiolysis, bonding, sociality, and appetite. It binds to the oxytocin receptor (OXTR)—a G-protei...

    Authors: Victoria Burmester, Dasha Nicholls, Alexis Buckle, Boban Stanojevic and Marta Crous-Bou

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:85

    Content type: Review

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  8. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) is a novel treatment option for people with severe enduring anorexia nervosa (SE-AN), but associated neurobiological changes are poorly understood. This stud...

    Authors: Bethan Dalton, Erica Maloney, Samantha J. Rennalls, Savani Bartholdy, Maria Kekic, Jessica McClelland, Iain C. Campbell, Ulrike Schmidt and Owen G. O’Daly

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:84

    Content type: Research article

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  9. In families where one of the siblings has an eating disorder (ED), research indicates that the siblings without eating disorders (EDs) experience insufficient care and negative changes in family life. The illn...

    Authors: Jannike Karlstad, Cathrine F. Moe, Mari Wattum, Ragni Adelsten Stokland and Berit S. Brinchmann

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:83

    Content type: Research article

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  10. The discrepancy between actual and ideal body image is considered an index of body dissatisfaction and a risk factor for eating disorders. While discrepancy has been traditionally tested with figural drawing r...

    Authors: Mónica Hernández-López, Lourdes Quiñones-Jiménez, Alberto L. Blanco-Romero and Miguel Rodríguez-Valverde

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:82

    Content type: Research article

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  11. Research into predictors of outcome in eating disorders (ED) has shown conflicting results, with few studies of long-term predictors and the possible importance of psychological variables that may act as risk-...

    Authors: Suzanne Petersson, Andreas Birgegård, Lars Brudin, Emma Forsén Mantilla, Elin Monell, David Clinton and Caroline Björck

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:81

    Content type: Research article

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  12. The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic dramatically transformed daily life for adolescents and young adults, altering social and physical environments. Previous research has shown such shifts in daily life to be ...

    Authors: Julia A. Vitagliano, Grace Jhe, Carly E. Milliren, Jessica A. Lin, Rebecca Spigel, Melissa Freizinger, Elizabeth R. Woods, Sara F. Forman and Tracy K. Richmond

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:80

    Content type: Research article

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  13. Superior mesenteric artery (SMA) syndrome is a well-known but relatively rare complication of anorexia nervosa. Although several reports have proposed surgery for SMA syndrome associated with anorexia nervosa,...

    Authors: Ken Kurisu, Yukari Yamanaka, Tadahiro Yamazaki, Ryo Yoneda, Makoto Otani, Yoshiyuki Takimoto and Kazuhiro Yoshiuchi

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:79

    Content type: Case report

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  14. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, research in virtual care for young people with eating disorders was preliminary and implementation rare. This study explored the experience of young people, parents and clinicia...

    Authors: Catherine Stewart, Anna Konstantellou, Fatema Kassamali, Natalie McLaughlin, Darren Cutinha, Rachel Bryant-Waugh, Mima Simic, Ivan Eisler and Julian Baudinet

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:78

    Content type: Research article

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  15. Cognitive disturbances such as impairments in learning are thought to play a role in adult Anorexia Nervosa (AN). It is remains unclear to what extent these disturbances result from starvation of the brain, or...

    Authors: Lot C. Sternheim, Miriam I. Wickham, Unna N. Danner, Todd W. Maddox, Vincent J. Filoteo, Megan E. Shott and Guido K. W. Frank

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:77

    Content type: Research article

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  16. Evidence suggests specialist eating disorders services for children and adolescents with anorexia nervosa have the potential to improve outcomes and reduce costs through reduced hospital admissions. This study...

    Authors: Sarah Byford, Hristina Petkova, Barbara Barrett, Tamsin Ford, Dasha Nicholls, Mima Simic, Simon Gowers, Geraldine Macdonald, Ruth Stuart, Nuala Livingstone, Grace Kelly, Jonathan Kelly, Kandarp Joshi, Helen Smith and Ivan Eisler

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:76

    Content type: Research article

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  17. Web-based delivered interventions have become an innovative option to treat health problems, like obesity. The aim of this systematic review and network meta-analysis was to analyze the effectiveness of web-ba...

    Authors: Carmen Varela, Camila Oda-Montecinos, Ana Andrés and Carmina Saldaña

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:75

    Content type: Review

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  18. Cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) and psychodynamic-interpersonal therapies (PIT) are two widely used and conceptually different outpatient treatments for eating disorders (EDs). To better understand how these ...

    Authors: Leif Tore Moberg, Birgitte Solvang, Rannveig Grøm Sæle and Anna Dahl Myrvang

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:74

    Content type: Research article

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  19. The COVID-19 pandemic has seen worsened mental health as a result of lockdowns, isolation and changes to sociocultural functioning. The postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics is representative of global cance...

    Authors: Georgina Louise Buckley, Linden Elizabeth Hall, Annie-Claude M. Lassemillante and Regina Belski

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:73

    Content type: Research article

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  20. Multi-family therapy (MFT) is a recommended treatment for adolescent anorexia nervosa internationally. Despite recent significant advances in single-family therapy, the evidence base for MFT remains relatively...

    Authors: Julian Baudinet, Ivan Eisler, Mima Simic and Ulrike Schmidt

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:71

    Content type: Study protocol

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  21. Individuals with Anorexia Nervosa (AN) typically struggle in social and emotional contexts. An Integrated Group Based approach for the delivery of MANTRA - The Maudsley Anorexia Nervosa Treatment for Adults – ...

    Authors: Helen Startup, Mary Franklin-Smith, William Barber, Nicola Gilbert, Yael Brown, Danielle Glennon, Akira Fukutomi and Ulrike Schmidt

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:70

    Content type: Research article

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  22. Shelter-in-place orders and social distancing guidelines, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, have limited traditional face-to-face interactions and led to many clinical providers transitioning to the use of...

    Authors: Rebecca Spigel, Jessica A. Lin, Carly E. Milliren, Melissa Freizinger, Julia A. Vitagliano, Elizabeth R. Woods, Sara F. Forman and Tracy K. Richmond

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:69

    Content type: Research article

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  23. Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) is considered one of the most prevailing disorders among childbearing age women that could considerably interfere with daily living activities life. PMS is underrecognized in Palest...

    Authors: Manal M. Badrasawi, Souzan J. Zidan, Nihal Natour, Israa Sharif, Shahd Atrash, Ghada Abueid and Saeda Al-Jounde

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:68

    Content type: Research article

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  24. Recovery and remission rates of adolescent anorexia nervosa (AN) following Family Based Treatment (FBT) have seen a relative decline over recent years. While reasonably successful in achieving physical recover...

    Authors: Maria Ganci, Linsey Atkins and Marion E. Roberts

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:67

    Content type: Commentary

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  25. Resilience research to date has been criticised for its consideration of resilience as a personal trait instead of a process, and for identifying individual factors related to resilience with no consideration ...

    Authors: Katie Grogan, Hannah O’Daly, Jessica Bramham, Mary Scriven, Caroline Maher and Amanda Fitzgerald

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:66

    Content type: Research article

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  26. There is a noticeable lack of evidence regarding the impact of COVID-19 and the associated lockdown on young people with eating disorders. The goals of this study were 1) to examine characteristics of adolesce...

    Authors: Wendy Spettigue, Nicole Obeid, Madison Erbach, Stephen Feder, Natalie Finner, Megan E. Harrison, Leanna Isserlin, Amy Robinson and Mark L. Norris

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:65

    Content type: Research article

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  27. Accumulating psychobiological data implicate reward disturbances in the persistence of anorexia nervosa (AN). Evidence suggests that individuals with AN demonstrate decision-making deficits similar to those wi...

    Authors: Ann F. Haynos, Lisa M. Anderson, Autumn J. Askew, Michelle G. Craske and Carol B. Peterson

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:63

    Content type: Review

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  28. This study examined the experiences of young people and their parents who attended an intensive day treatment programme for eating disorders online during the global COVID-19 pandemic.

    Authors: Phillipa Louise Brothwood, Julian Baudinet, Catherine S. Stewart and Mima Simic

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:62

    Content type: Research article

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  29. A major barrier to long-term recovery from anorexia nervosa (AN) are early and frequent relapses after inpatient treatment. There is an urgent need for enhanced continuity of specialized care involving effecti...

    Authors: Katrin Elisabeth Giel, Peter Martus, Kathrin Schag, Stephan Herpertz, Tobias Hofmann, Antonius Schneider, Martin Teufel, Ulrich Voderholzer, Jörn von Wietersheim, Beate Wild, Almut Zeeck, Wolfgang Bethge, Ulrike Schmidt, Stephan Zipfel and Florian Junne

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:61

    Content type: Study protocol

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  30. Restrictive eating disorders (EDs) are often comorbid with anxiety and depression symptoms, placing patients at risk for more severe disease, worse treatment outcomes, and higher rates of mortality. To identif...

    Authors: Jessica A. Lin, Grace Jhe, Julia A. Vitagliano, Carly E. Milliren, Rebecca Spigel, Elizabeth R. Woods, Sara F. Forman and Tracy K. Richmond

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:60

    Content type: Research article

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  31. Although the link between body dissatisfaction and eating disorder (ED) pathology is well-established in general female samples, less is known about contextual body image (CBI) among female athletes. CBI refer...

    Authors: Tiffany Stewart, Lisa Kilpela, Nicole Wesley, Kate Baule and Carolyn Becker

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:59

    Content type: Research article

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  32. The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a global pandemic and posed serious challenges in many countries. A number of studies before the COVID-19 pandemic have shown that the primary caregivers of the ED pa...

    Authors: Lei Zhang, Meng Ting Wu, Lei Guo, Zhuo Ying Zhu, Su Fang Peng, Wei Li, Han Chen, Juan Fan and Jue Chen

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:58

    Content type: Research article

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  33. This paper addresses patients` and families` experience of multifamily therapy (MFT) for young adults (18–22) with an eating disorder (ED). EDs are serious illnesses leading to lowered quality of life for the ...

    Authors: Berit Støre Brinchmann and Sanja Krvavac

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:56

    Content type: Research article

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  34. Family-Based Treatment (FBT) is considered the first-line intervention for adolescent anorexia nervosa. However, access to this treatment is limited. Treatment programs for other pediatric mental health condit...

    Authors: Jocelyn Lebow, Angela Mattke, Cassandra Narr, Paige Partain, Renee Breland, Janna R. Gewirtz O’Brien, Jennifer Geske, Marcie Billings, Matthew M. Clark, Robert M. Jacobson, Sean Phelan, Cynthia Harbeck-Weber, Daniel Le Grange and Leslie Sim

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:55

    Content type: Research article

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  35. Anorexia nervosa (AN) is a serious psychosomatic disorder with unclear pathomechanisms. Metabolic dysregulation is associated with disruption of redox homeostasis that might play a pivotal role in the developm...

    Authors: Alexandra Gaál Kovalčíková, Ľubica Tichá, Katarína Šebeková, Peter Celec, Alžbeta Čagalová, Fatma Sogutlu and Ľudmila Podracká

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:54

    Content type: Research article

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  36. Although social-emotional difficulties are believed play a key role in anorexia nervosa (AN), there is uncertainty regarding what these difficulties might look like. Previous research has largely focused on a ...

    Authors: Jenni Leppanen, Lara Tosunlar, Rachael Blackburn, Steven Williams, Kate Tchanturia and Felicity Sedgewick

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:53

    Content type: Research article

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  37. Patients with anorexia nervosa (AN) face severe and chronic illness with high mortality rates, despite our best currently available conventional treatments. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) ...

    Authors: D. Blake Woodside, Katharine Dunlop, Charlene Sathi, Eileen Lam, Brigitte McDonald and Jonathan Downar

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:52

    Content type: Research article

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  38. To determine if following specific diets was associated with reporting behaviors that are consistent with disordered eating compared to non-diet-adherent athletes. We hypothesized that athletes adhering to spe...

    Authors: Celina de Borja, Bryan Holtzman, Lauren M. McCall, Traci L. Carson, Laura J. Moretti, Nicole Farnsworth and Kathryn E. Ackerman

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:50

    Content type: Research article

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  39. There is extensive evidence for volumetric reductions in the hippocampus in patients with anorexia nervosa (AN), however the impact on function is unclear. Pattern separation and recognition are hippocampus-de...

    Authors: Johanna Keeler, Ellen Lambert, Miriam Olivola, Judith Owen, Jingjing Xia, Sandrine Thuret, Hubertus Himmerich, Valentina Cardi and Janet Treasure

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:49

    Content type: Research article

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  40. Anorexia nervosa is a severe illness with a high mortality rate, driven in large part by severe and persistent restriction of food intake. A critical challenge is to identify brain mechanisms associated with m...

    Authors: Karin Foerde, B. Timothy Walsh, Maya Dalack, Nathaniel Daw, Daphna Shohamy and Joanna E. Steinglass

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:48

    Content type: Research article

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  41. Personality has been suggested to be an important factor in understanding onset, maintenance, and recovery from eating disorders (ED). The objective of the current study was to evaluate personality style in di...

    Authors: Martina Isaksson, Ata Ghaderi, Martina Wolf-Arehult and Mia Ramklint

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:47

    Content type: Research article

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  42. The COVID-19 pandemic has had detrimental effects on mental health. Literature on the impact on individuals with eating disorders is slowly emerging. While outpatient eating disorder services in Canada have at...

    Authors: Jennifer Couturier, Danielle Pellegrini, Catherine Miller, Neera Bhatnagar, Ahmed Boachie, Kerry Bourret, Melissa Brouwers, Jennifer S. Coelho, Gina Dimitropoulos, Sheri Findlay, Catherine Ford, Josie Geller, Seena Grewal, Joanne Gusella, Leanna Isserlin, Monique Jericho…

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:46

    Content type: Guideline

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  43. Patients with Anorexia Nervosa (AN) often experience the transition between Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) and Adult Mental Health Services (AMHS) as challenging. This period tends to have...

    Authors: Veronica Lockertsen, Lill Ann Wellhaven Holm, Liv Nilsen, Øyvind Rø, Linn May Burger and Jan Ivar Røssberg

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:45

    Content type: Research article

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  44. Young people with eating disorders (EDs) and ED symptoms are at risk during university adjustment, suggesting a need to protect their health. The social identity approach proposes that people’s social connecti...

    Authors: Aoife-Marie Foran, Orla T. Muldoon and Aisling T. O’Donnell

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:44

    Content type: Research article

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  45. Research suggests that beliefs about emotional controllability influence the use of emotion regulation strategies, which in turn impact psychological health and illness. However, no research has yet investigat...

    Authors: Laura Vuillier, Jemma Joseph, Matthew P. Somerville and Amy Harrison

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2021 9:43

    Content type: Research article

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