Skip to main content

Advertisement

Current status of eating disorders: general and special population studies

Edited by Kathleen Pike, Blake Woodside, Stephan Zipfel

Journal of Eating Disorders and BioPsychoSocial Medicine would like to announce our first cross-journal thematic series entitled “Current status of eating disorders: general and special population studies”. The aim of this thematic series is to promote and highlight research in the distribution and determinants of eating disorders in diverse population groups, within and across geographic and temporal boundaries.

This collection of articles has not been sponsored and articles have undergone the journal’s standard peer-review process. The Guest Editors declare no competing interests.

  1. Methodology article

    Binge eating, sociodemographic and lifestyle factors in participants of the ELSA-Brazil

    This study investigates the relationship between recurrent binge eating episodes and nutritional and food profiles and lifestyle in the Brazilian Longitudinal Study of Adult Health (Estudo Longitudinal da Saúd...

    Thamyres Souza da Silva, Maria Del Carmen Bisi Molina, Maria Angélica Antunes Nunes, Carolina Perim de Faria and Nagela Valadão Cade

    Journal of Eating Disorders 2016 4:25

    Published on: 27 October 2016

  2. Review

    The rise of eating disorders in Asia: a review

    Once concentrated among adolescent Caucasian females in high-income Western countries, today, eating disorders (EDs) are truly global. Building upon previous work describing the rise of EDs among cultures in t...

    Kathleen M. Pike and Patricia E. Dunne

    Journal of Eating Disorders 2015 3:33

    Published on: 17 September 2015

  3. Research

    Epidemiology of anorexia nervosa in Japanese adolescents

    No epidemiologic survey examining eating disorders in Japan has been done at a national level since 1992. The prevalence of anorexia nervosa, as assessed by questionnaires to hospitals, is thought to be undere...

    Mari Hotta, Reiko Horikawa, Hiroyo Mabe, Shin Yokoyama, Eiko Sugiyama, Tadato Yonekawa, Masamitsu Nakazato, Yuri Okamoto, Chisato Ohara and Yoshihiro Ogawa

    BioPsychoSocial Medicine 2015 9:17

    Published on: 14 August 2015

  4. Research article

    Comparison in decision-making between bulimia nervosa, anorexia nervosa, and healthy women: influence of mood status and pathological eating concerns

    Decision-making is reported to be impaired in anorexia nervosa (AN) and bulimia nervosa (BN), but the influence of mood status, pathophysiological eating, and weight concerns on the performance of decision-mak...

    Junko Matsumoto, Yoshiyuki Hirano, Noriko Numata, Daisuke Matzuzawa, Shunichi Murano, Koutaro Yokote, Masaomi Iyo, Eiji Shimizu and Michiko Nakazato

    Journal of Eating Disorders 2015 3:14

    Published on: 2 April 2015

Advertisement