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Bulimia Clinical Trials

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

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Found (26) clinical trials

Effects of Negative Affect in Individuals With Binge Eating Episodes

Specific Aim 1: To test on two study days, one neutral affect and one negative affect day (affect induction) whether negative affect alters brain reinforcement learning in a dopamine system anchored taste reward learning paradigm (a task for prediction error and reward value computation) during functional magnetic resonance brain imaging ...

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Evaluating the Feasibility of a Stepped-care Approach to Treating Adolescents With Binge and Loss of Control Eating

Binge eating affects a significant number of adolescents. Among adolescents seeking obesity treatment, rates of binge eating behavior range from 20-36%. Studies of non-treatment seeking adolescents have also identified high rates of binge eating, suggesting that this behavior is not exclusive to clinical samples. Moreover, as in adults, binge eating ...

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Effectiveness of Prazosin in Bulimic Patients Experiencing Nightmares Due to PTSD

To the investigators knowledge, there is no treatment trial for prazosin use in patients with bulimia nervosa struggling with nightmares, looking at either objective or subjective measures. The investigators plan to probe the effectiveness of prazosin in bulimic patients experiencing nightmares due to PTSD using both subjective and objective measures ...

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Emotion Regulation in Binge Eating and Purging Among Adolescents

The study will examine the neural and behavioral correlates of emotion regulation in adolescents engaging in binge eating and/or purging and healthy adolescents. Furthermore, it will look at the influence of executive function on emotion regulation in this population. This study will allow us to gain further understanding of the ...

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Preventing Obesity in Military Communities-Adolescents

The prevalence of overweight among military personnel and their dependents is at a rate similar to that of the civilian population. Nearly 30% of adolescent dependents are overweight, including approximately 15-17% who are obese, placing them at high risk for impairments in metabolic functioning, type 2 diabetes, and adult obesity. ...

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PROspective Longitudinal All-comer Inclusion Study in Eating Disorders

The objective is to increase the understanding of the psychopathology and pathophysiology of Eating Disorders. More specifically, the aim is to identify biomarkers that relate to prognosis, disease course and response to treatment as usual of Eating Disorders, and, to improve the understanding of the pathophysiology of Eating disorders in ...

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Optimizing a Smartphone Application for Individuals With Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders (ED) are common and serious psychological disorders. Anorexia Nervosa (AN) has a prevalence estimated at between 0.48% and 0.70% among young females. Bulimia Nervosa (BN) is a serious mental health problem, with a prevalence of between 1-2% of young women while clinically significant bulimic behaviors occur in an ...

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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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Healthy Approach to weIght Management and Food in Eating Disorders (HAPIFED)

In sum, a new approach in management of the increasing numbers of obese people with BN and BED is needed. The investigators propose a RCT that will compare a novel therapy HAPIFED with the current 'gold-standard' trans diagnostic treatment, CBT-E. HAPIFED has been developed by the CIs and is based ...

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Food and the Brain

The proposed study will examine the role of reward and emotion in women with and without a history of binge eating. It is important to understand how the brain responds to reward and emotion in binge eating in order to identify different pathways toward binge eating and provide individualized targets ...

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