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Anorexia Clinical Trials

A listing of Anorexia medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.


Found (50) clinical trials

Pilot Study of Deep Brain Stimulation for Severe Anorexia Nervosa

Our hypothesis, based on prior research, is that DBS to the nucleus accumbens will have beneficial neural and symptomatic effects in severe Anorexia Nervosa. As a pilot test of this hypothesis, and to evaluate acceptability and ethical issues we aim to initially study 3 patients. This pilot study may provide ...

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Efficacy Study of an Olfactory Stimulation Program for the Recuperation of Autobiographical Memories in Anorexia

The purpose of this study is to estimate the impact of an olfactive stimulation, in relaxing environment, on the access at the autobiographical memories in anorexic patients.

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Nabilone Effect on the Attenuation of Anorexia Nutritional Status and Quality of Life in Lung Cancer Patients

Background: Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in Mexico and the world. Malnutrition is often associated with this type of cancer appearing in about 40-50% of patients the diagnosis made, affecting the quality of life and prognosis, as well as increased toxicity to cancer treatment. Cancer anorexia ...


Outcomes of a Skill-Based Program for Eating Disorders

This study aims to measure the effect of a neurobiologically-guided intensive family based treatment for adults with anorexia nervosa.

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Periodontal Impact of Eating Disorders (the PERIOED Study)

Eating disorders have been associated with poor oral health. However, the relationship between eating disorders and periodontal diseases is less-established. Participants will be periodontally assessed using a full-mouth clinical evaluation.

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Homeostatic and Non-homeostatic Processing of Food Cues in Anorexia Nervosa

Anorexia nervosa (AN) is an eating disorder with high morbidity and lifetime mortality. This eating disorder is mainly characterized by restricted food intake despite a severely low body weight. Given the pronounced self-starvation in AN, the investigation of homeostatic food processing, and its interaction with the reward system is of ...

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Study of Intestinal Permeability in Patients With Anorexia Nervosa

In healthy humans, the intestinal mucosa acts as an absorption organ and a defensive barrier preventing the passage of toxic substances from the intestinal lumen to the blood stream. Malnutrition and absence of exogenous luminal nutrients in the gastrointestinal tract profoundly affect small bowel morphology and physiology. Many reports have ...

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Qualitative Evaluation of Therapeutic Alliance in Adolescent Psychiatry

Context: Psychiatric disorders (anorexia nervosa, depression, anxiety based school refusal) are a major public health concern in adolescence. Their treatment is a challenge for the families, the health care system and society. The treatment is complex and non-standardized. In clinical practice, the relational dimension between the stakeholders is recognized by ...

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Estrogen Replacement in Anorexia Nervosa

While there is broad knowledge on the disruption of appetite regulation, neurocognitive deficits in AN patients, the impact of cortisol on neurocognitive performances in patients with AN and the effects of estrogen on neurocognitive features in healthy subjects, up to now, no study has implemented estrogen replacement in AN patients, ...