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Eating Disorders and Obesity
Second Edition
A Comprehensive Handbook

Edited by Christopher G. Fairburn and Kelly D. Brownell

633 Pages
Size: 7" x 10"
July 2005
ISBN 978-1-59385-236-8
Cat. #5236
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October 2001
ISBN 978-1-57230-688-2
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December 2013
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I. Foundation

Basic Regulation of Eating and Body Weight

1. Central Physiological Determinants of Eating and Body Weight, Sarah F. Leibowitz

2. Peripheral Physiological Determinants of Eating and Body Weight, Gerard P. Smith and James Gibbs

3. Genetic Influences on Body Weight, Claude Bouchard

4. Constitutional Thinness and Resistance to Obesity, Cynthia M. Bulik and David B. Allison

5. The Molecular Genetics of Body Weight Regulation, Rudolph L. Leibel

6. Leptin and Body Weight Regulation, L. Arthur Campfield

7. Energy Intake and Body Weight, Susan A. Jebb

8. A Psychobiological System Approach to Appetite and Weight Control, John E. Blundell

9. Taste, Taste Preferences, and Body Weight, Adam Drewnowski

10. Energy Expenditure and Body Weight, Eric Ravussin

11. Body Composition, Timothy G. Lohman

12. The Nature of the Regulation of Energy Balance, James O. Hill

Psychological and Social Factors, Dieting, and Body Image

13. Acquisition of Food Preferences and Eating Patterns in Children, Leann L. Birch

14. Prevalence and Demographics of Dieting, Andrew J. Hill

15. Experimental Studies of Dieting, Janet Polivy and C. Peter Herman

16. Dietary Restraint and Overeating, Michael R. Lowe

17. The Controversy over Dieting, G. Terence Wilson

18. The Psychology of Binge Eating, Glenn Waller

19. Sociocultural Influences on Body Image and Eating Disturbance, Eric Stice

20. Stigma, Discrimination, and Obesity, Rebecca Puhl and Kelly D. Brownell

21. Body Image and Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Katharine A. Phillips

Measurement Methods

22. Measurement of Total Body Energy Stores, Steven B. Heymsfield and Stanley Heshka

23. Measurement of Food Intake, Sachiko T. St. Jeor

24. Measurement of Energy Expenditure, Andrew M. Prentice

25. Measurement of Physical Activity, James F. Sallis and Marion F. Zabinski

26. Measurement of Eating Disorder Psychopathology, David M. Garner

II. Eating Disorders

Clinical Characteristics of Eating Disorders

27. History of Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa, Walter Vandereycken

28. Classification and Diagnosis of Eating Disorders, Paul E. Garfinkel

29. Clinical Presentation of Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa, Pierre J. V. Beumont

30. Atypical Eating Disorders (Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified), Christopher G. Fairburn and B. Timothy Walsh

31. Binge Eating Disorder, Carlos M. Grilo

32. Night Eating Syndrome, Albert J. Stunkard

33. Eating Disorders in Males, Arnold E. Andersen

34. Anxiety, Depression, and Eating Disorders, Cynthia M. Bulik

35. Eating Disorders and Addictive Disorders, G. Terence Wilson

36. Personality and Eating Disorders, Stephen A. Wonderlich

37. Childhood Onset Eating Disorders, Rachel Bryant Waugh and Bryan Lask

38. Families of Patients with Eating Disorders, Walter Vandereycken

39. Eating Disorders and Childrearing, Alan Stein

40. Course and Outcome of Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa, Patrick F. Sullivan

Epidemiology and Etiology of Eating Disorders

41. Distribution of Eating Disorders, Hans Wijbrand Hoek

42. Genetic Epidemiology of Eating Disorders, Michael Strober and Cynthia M. Bulik

43. Molecular Genetics of Eating Disorders, David A. Collier

44. Risk Factors for Eating Disorders, Ulrike Schmidt

45. Gender, Ethnicity, and Eating Disorders, Ruth H. Striegel Moore and Linda Smolak

46. Sport, Occupation, and Eating Disorders, Susan M. Byrne

47. Cross Cultural Perspectives on Eating Disorders, Sing Lee and Melanie A. Katzman

Medical and Physical Aspects of Eating Disorders

48. Physiology of Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa, Katherine A. Halmi

49. Central Nervous System Neurotransmitter Activity in Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa, Walter H. Kaye

50. Medical Complications of Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa, Claire Pomeroy and James E. Mitchell

51. Eating Disorders in Diabetes Mellitus, Gary M. Rodin

Treatment and Prevention of Eating Disorders

52. Eating Disorder Services, Allan S. Kaplan

53. Clinical Assessment of Patients with Eating Disorders, Robert L. Palmer

54. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Bulimia Nervosa, Christopher G. Fairburn

55. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Anorexia Nervosa, Kelly Bemis Vitousek

56. Family Therapy and Eating Disorders, Christopher Dare and Ivan Eisler

57. Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Eating Disorders, Christopher G. Fairburn

58. Pharmacological Treatment of Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa, B. Timothy Walsh

59. Day Hospital Treatment of Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa, Marion P. Olmsted

60. Inpatient Treatment and Medical Management of Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa, D. Blake Woodside

61. Compulsory Treatment in the Management of Eating Disorders, Janet Treasure

62. Management of Patients with Intractable Eating Disorders, Joel Yager

63. Psychological Treatment of Binge Eating Disorder, Denise E. Wilfley

64. Pharmacological Treatment of Binge Eating Disorder, Michael J. Devlin

65. Self Help Books in the Treatment of Eating Disorders, Jacqueline C. Carter

66. Eating Disorders and the Internet, Roz Shafran

67. Prevention of Eating Disorders, Niva Piran

III. Obesity

Clinical Characteristics of Obesity

68. Definition and Classification of Obesity, Per Björntorp

69. A Brief History of Obesity, George A. Bray

70. Obesity and Quality of Life, Jacob C. Seidell and Marja A. R. Tijhuis

71. Psychological Consequences of Obesity, Michael A. Friedman and Kelly D. Brownell

72. Obesity and Body Image, James C. Rosen

73. Binge Eating in Obese Persons, Susan Z. Yanovski

Epidemiology, Etiology, and Course of Obesity

74. A World View of the Obesity Problem, W. Philip T. James

75. Prevalence and Demographics of Obesity, Rodolfo Valdez and David F. Williamson

76. Epidemiology of Health Risks Associated with Obesity, JoAnn E. Manson, Patrick J. Skerrett, and Walter C. Willett

77. Epidemiology and Causes of Obesity in Children, Denise E. Wilfley and Brian E. Saelens

78. The Environment and Obesity, Kelly D. Brownell

79. Obesity in Minority Populations, Shiriki K. Kumanyika

80. Pregnancy and Weight Gain, Stephan Rössner

81. Age and Obesity, Reubin Andres

82. The Health Economics of Obesity and Weight Loss, Anne M. Wolf

83. An Overview of the Etiology of Obesity, James O. Hill

Medical Aspects of Obesity and Weight Loss

84. Medical Complications of Obesity in Adults, F. Xavier Pi Sunyer

85. Medical Consequences of Obesity in Children and Adolescents, William H. Dietz

86. The Metabolic Syndrome, Jean Pierre Després

87. Weight Loss and Risk Factors, George L. Blackburn

88. Effects of Weight Loss on Morbidity and Mortality, Rodolfo Valdez, Edward W. Gregg, and David F. Williamson

89. Metabolic Effects of Exercise in Overweight Individuals, Wim H. M. Saris

90. Social and Psychological Effects of Weight Loss, Gary D. Foster and Thomas A. Wadden

Treatment and Prevention of Obesity

91. Goals of Obesity Treatment, Kelly D. Brownell and Albert J. Stunkard

92. Clinical Assessment of Obese Patients, Roland L. Weinsier and Robert F. Kushner

93. Exercise in the Management of Obesity, Steven N. Blair and Scott Holder

94. Behavioral Treatment for Obesity, G. Terence Wilson and Kelly D. Brownell

95. Meal Replacements in the Treatment of Obesity, David Heber

96. Very-Low-Calorie Diets, Thomas A. Wadden and Robert I. Berkowitz

97. Popular Diets, Johanna Dwyer and Kathleen Melanson

98. Commercial and Self-Help Weight Loss Programs, Leslie G. Womble and Thomas A. Wadden

99. Current Pharmacological Treatments for Obesity, Louis J. Aronne

100. Pharmacological Treatments on the Horizon, Stanley Heshka and Steven B. Heymsfield

101. Surgery for Obesity: Procedures and Weight Loss, Walter J. Pories and Joseph E. Beshay

102. Surgery for Obesity: Psychosocial and Medical Outcomes, Jarl S:son Torgerson and Lars Sjöström

103. Management of Obesity in Children, Gary S. Goldfield and Leonard H. Epstein

104. Treatment of Obesity in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes, Rena R. Wing

105. Weight Loss Programs for Minority Populations, John P. Foreyt

106. Characteristics of Successful Weight Maintainers, Rena R. Wing and MaryLou Klem

107. Improving Maintenance in Behavioral Treatment, Michael G. Perri

108. The Management of Body Image Problems, Thomas F. Cash

109. Nondieting Approaches, Gary D. Foster

110. Obesity and the Internet, Kevin R. Fontaine and David B. Allison

111. Public Health Approaches to the Management of Obesity, Robert W. Jeffery

112. Public Policy and the Prevention of Obesity, Kelly D. Brownell

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