Umberto Nizzoli

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This report describes the field testing of two recently developed instruments for treatment evaluation research - the Maudsley Addiction Profile (MAP) and the Treatment Perceptions Questionnaire (TPQ) - in Italy, Portugal and Spain. The MAP and TPQ have been developed in the United Kingdom as brief instruments which contain measures of high face validity(More)
This paper is an Italian Expert Consensus Document on multidimensional treatment of obesity and eating disorders. The Document is based on a wide survey of expert opinion. It presents, in particular, considerations regarding how clinicians go about choosing the most appropriate site of treatment for a given patient suffering from obesity and/or eating(More)
What is ERIT-Italia? In what cultural context was it founded and in what state were the services for drug dependency at that time? What has it produced in recent years? Can a professional association successfully work alongside administrations and governments to contribute to the development of effective treatment for drug addiction? It is these questions(More)
10th National Congress of the Italian Society for the Study of Eating Disorders (SISDCA) ‘‘The Clinical Competence in the treatment of Eating Disorders & Obesity (ED&O)’’ Rome, 9–11 March 2017 Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017 Scientific Commitee Lorenzo M Donini Ottavio Bosello Massimo Cuzzolaro Nazario Melchionda Umberto Nizzoli Giovanni(More)
Anorexia nervosa (AN) has an incidence of 5.1 per 100,000 person-years and bulimia nervosa (BN) has an incidence of 6.6 %. AN is the 1st cause of death among psychiatric diseases; the crude mortality rate for AN is 5,1 deaths per 1000 person-years, 20 % of them caused by suicide; for the BN mortality was of 1.74 deaths per 1000 person-years, 23 % of which(More)
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