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A rat in the labyrinth of anorexia nervosa: contributions of the activity-based anorexia rodent model to the understanding of anorexia nervosa.
  • E. Gutiérrez
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • The International journal of eating disorders
  • 1 May 2013
Activity-based anorexia (ABA) is an analogous animal model of anorexia nervosa where food-restricted rats develop excessive running activity when given free access to a running wheel; their bodyExpand
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Hyperactivity in Anorexia Nervosa: Warming Up Not Just Burning-Off Calories
Excessive physical activity is a common feature in Anorexia Nervosa (AN) that interferes with the recovery process. Animal models have demonstrated that ambient temperature modulates physicalExpand
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Seasonal BMI differences between restrictive and purging anorexia nervosa subtypes.
OBJECTIVE Seasonal differences in anorexia nervosa is an area of research which has received scarce attention in the literature. The aim of this study was to explore patterns of seasonal variation inExpand
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Heat reversal of activity-based anorexia: implications for the treatment of anorexia nervosa.
OBJECTIVE Activity-based anorexia (ABA) provides an animal model of anorexia nervosa (AN). In this model, rats given restricted access to food but unrestricted access to activity wheels, runExpand
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Gender dimorphic effects of voluntary running in laboratory rats depends on maturational status
This study examined the effect of 24 hr per day wheel access on running, body weight, and food intake for 30- or 50-day-old male and female rats under ad lib feeding conditions. Food intake and bodyExpand
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Heat makes a difference in activity-based anorexia: a translational approach to treatment development in anorexia nervosa.
OBJECTIVE To test the effect of raising ambient temperature (AT) on activity-based anorexia (ABA) and to extend to female rats previous findings reported in male animals. METHOD Two studies areExpand
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Import Competition and Environmental Performance: Evidence from Mexican Plant-level and Satellite Imagery Data
We investigate the impact of international trade, in particular import competition, on the environment. We tackle this question from a new perspective, i.e., whether trade liberalization affectsExpand
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Randomized controlled trial of warming in anorexia nervosa.
OBJECTIVE To determine if warming therapy increases the rate of weight gain in patients with anorexia nervosa (AN) who are hospitalized for refeeding. METHOD Patients admitted to an eatingExpand
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Do people with anorexia nervosa use sauna baths? A reconsideration of heat-treatment in anorexia nervosa.
The paper addresses the absence of reports about the sauna use among the weight loss strategies of patients with anorexia nervosa (AN). Because AN entails a relentless pursuit of thinness, it mightExpand
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