"Bulimia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Eating an excess amount of food in a short period of time, as seen in the disorder of BULIMIA NERVOSA. It is caused by an abnormal craving for food, or insatiable hunger also known as "ox hunger".
- Binge Eating
- Eating, Binge
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Bulimia".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Bulimia".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Bulimia" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Bulimia" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Bulimia" by people in Profiles.
Associations Between Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Symptom Dimensions and Disordered Eating Symptoms in Adolescence: A Population-Based Twin Study. Behav Genet. 2023 03; 53(2):143-153.
Eighteen-month Course and Outcome of Adolescent Restrictive Eating Disorders: Persistence, Crossover, and Recovery. J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol. 2022 Sep-Oct; 51(5):715-725.
Cumulative exposure to state-level structural sexism and risk of disordered eating: Results from a 20-year prospective cohort study. Soc Sci Med. 2022 05; 301:114956.
Examining the Clinical Correlates of Overeating and Binge-Eating Behaviors Among U. S. Veterans. Mil Med. 2022 03 28; 187(3-4):297-303.
Food insecurity and its associations with bulimic-spectrum eating disorders, mood disorders, and anxiety disorders in a nationally representative sample of U.S. adults. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol. 2022 Jul; 57(7):1483-1490.
The Bulimia Test-Revised (BULIT-R): Psychometric properties in a non-clinical sample of White and Latina college women. Eat Behav. 2021 04; 41:101493.
State emotion modulation and loss-of-control eating in individuals with obesity: A preliminary ecological momentary assessment study. Eat Behav. 2021 04; 41:101478.
Posttraumatic stress disorder and eating disorders: maintaining mechanisms and treatment targets. Eat Disord. 2021 May-Jun; 29(3):292-306.
Examining heart rate variability as an indicator of top-down inhibitory control over emotions and eating behaviors among individuals with and without binge eating. Appetite. 2021 04 01; 159:105071.
Motivation to change predicts naturalistic changes in binge eating and purging, but not fasting or driven exercise among individuals with eating disorders. Eat Disord. 2022 May-Jun; 30(3):279-301.