S J Emans

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OBJECTIVE To delineate functional brain abnormalities associated with anorexia nervosa (AN). STUDY DESIGN Positron emission tomographic measurements of regional cerebral blood flow (rCBF) were performed on 8 female patients with AN and 8 healthy female control subjects during exposure to 3 types of stimuli: high-calorie foods, low-calorie foods, and(More)
OBJECTIVE The mediating neuroanatomy of human appetitive function is poorly understood. A state induction paradigm was employed, in conjunction with positron emission tomography, to test the hypothesis that limbic/paralimbic regions respond to the desirability of food stimuli. METHODS Eight normal subjects were studied during each of three conditions,(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine the effect of an individualized safer sex intervention on condom use and recurrent sexually transmitted disease (STD) among female adolescents diagnosed as having an STD. DESIGN Randomized controlled trial. SETTING Urban children's hospital adolescent clinic and inpatient service. PARTICIPANTS One hundred twenty-three(More)
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