Here we propose that structural and functional alterations in the insula and frontal cortex, including orbitofrontal and cingulate regions, areas that contribute to reward and anxiety processing, could predispose to developing an eating disorder
The purpose of this study is to investigate brain white matter (WM) functionality in bulimia nervosa (BN) in relation to anxiety.
In this study, we wanted to test whether we would find brain reward alterations in AN, compared with individuals with normal or increased body weight.
Recent research has identified specific cognitive deficits in patients with anorexia nervosa (AN), including impairment in executive functioning and attention. This study examined whether implicit category learning is impaired in AN.
The purpose of this study is to test whether intolerance of uncertainty (IU) is related to eating disorder (ED) pathology.
The objective of this study is to test whether females with anorexia nervosa (AN) have increased sensitivity to punishing or rewarding stimuli, behaviors that could drive high self-control and anxious, avoidant behaviors.