Research References

We reviewed the following studies in the development our information on eating disorders and Coronavirus (Covid-19).

Baenas, I., Caravaca-Sanz, E., Granero, R. et al. (2020) COVID-19 and eating disorders during confinement: Analysis of factors associated with resilience and aggravation of symptoms. European Eating Disorders Review, 28(6), 855-863.

Branley-Bell, D. & Talbot, C.V. (2020) Exploring the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and UK lockdown on individuals with experience of eating disorders. Journal of Eating Disorders 8(1), doi: 10.1186/s40337-020-00319-y

Bryant, E., Miskovic-Wheatley, J., Touyz, S., Crosby, R., Koreshe, E., Cao, L., Maguire, S. (2020) Transitioning to digital first line intervention – validation of a brief online screener for early identification of a suspected eating disorder: Study protocol. Journal of Eating Disorders, 8(1),

Brown, S.M., Opitz, M.C., Imogen Peebles, A., Sharpe, H., Duffy, F., Newman, E. (2021) Qualitative exploration of the impact of COVID-19 on individuals with eating disorders in the UK. Appetite, 156, doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2020.104977

Cardi, V., Willmott, D., Ambwani, S., Rowlands, K., Clark Bryan, D., Treasure, J. (2020) Treatment for eating disorders in a post‐COVID world: The case of TRIANGLE. European Eating Disorders Review, 28(6), 796-798.

Castellini, G., Cassioli, E. Rossi, E. et al. (2020) The impact of COVID-19 epidemic on eating disorders: A longitudinal observation of pre versus post psychopathological features in a sample of patients with eating disorders and a group of healthy controls. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 53(11), 1855-1862.

Clark Bryan, D. Macdonald, P., Ambwani, S. et al. (2020) Exploring the ways in which COVID‐19 and lockdown has affected the lives of adult patients with anorexia nervosa and their carers. European Eating Disorders Review, 28(6), 826-835.

Cooper, M., Reilly, E.E., Siegel, J.A. et al. (2020) Eating disorders during the COVID-19 pandemic and quarantine: an overview of risks and recommendations for treatment and early intervention. Eating Disorders – The Journal of Treatment & Prevention, https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/10640266.2020.1790271

Fernández‐Aranda, F., Casas, M., Claes, L. et al. (2020) COVID‐19 and implications for eating disorders. European Eating Disorders Review, 28(3), 239–245.

Fernández‐Aranda, F., Munguía, L., Mestre-Bach, G. et al. (2020) COVID Isolation Eating Scale (CIES): Analysis of the impact of confinement in eating disorders and obesity—A collaborative international study. European Eating Disorders Review, 28(6), 871-883.

Graell, M., Morón-Nozaleda, G., M., Camarneiro, R. et al. (2020) Children and adolescents with eating disorders during COVID-19 confinement. European Eating Disorders Review, 28(6), 864-870.

Hambleton, A., D. Le Grange, J. Miskovic-Wheatley, S. Touyz, Cunich, M., Maguire, S. (2020) Translating evidence-based treatment for digital health delivery: a protocol for family-based treatment for anorexia nervosa using telemedicine. Journal of Eating Disorders, 8(50),

Haripersad, Y.V., Kannegiesser-Bailey, M., Morton. K. et al (2020) Outbreak of anorexia nervosa admissions during the COVID-19 pandemic. Archive of Disease in Childhood, doi:10.1136/archdischild-2020-319868

Jones, P.D., Gentin, A., Clarke, J., Arakkakunnel, J. (2020) Eating disorders double and acute respiratory infections tumble in hospitalised children during the 2020 COVID shutdown on the Gold Coast. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, https://doi.org/10.1111/jpc.15248

Matheson, B.E., Bohon, C., Lock, J. (2020) Family-based treatment via videoconference: Clinical recommendations for treatment providers during COVID-19 and beyond. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 53(7), 1142-1154.

McCombie, C., Austin, A., Dalton, B., Lawrence, V. Schmidt, U. (2020) “Now it’s just old habits and misery”– Understanding the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on people with current or life-time eating disorders: A qualitative study. Frontiers in Psychiatry, https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2020.589225

Murphy, R., Calugi, S., Cooper, Z., Dalle Grace, R. (2020) Challenges and opportunities for enhanced cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT-E) in light of COVID-19. Cognitive Behaviour Therapist, 13, e14 doi:10.1017/S1754470X20000161

Machado, P.P.P., Pinto-Bastos, A., Ramos, R., Rodrigues, T.F., Louro, E., Gonçalves, S., Brandão, I. Vaz, A. (2020) Impact of COVID-19 lockdown measures on a cohort of eating disorders patients. Journal of Eating Disorders, 8(57),

Papandreou, C., Arija, V., Aretouli, E., Tsilidis, K.K., Bulló, M. (2020) Comparing eating behaviours, and symptoms of depression and anxiety between Spain and Greece during the COVID-19 outbreak: Cross-sectional analysis of two different confinement strategies. European Eating Disorders Review, 28(6), 836-846.

Phillipou, A., Meyer, D., Neill, E., Tan, E.J., Toh, W.L., Van Rheenen, T.E. et al. (2020) Eating and exercise behaviours in eating disorders and the general population during the COVID-19 pandemic in Australia: Initial results from the COLLATE project. International Journal of Eating Disorder, 53(7), 1158-65.

Richardson, C., Patton, M., Philips, S., Paslakis, G. (2020) The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on help-seeking behaviours in individuals suffering from eating disorders and their caregivers. General Hospital Psychiatry, 67, 136-140.

Rodgers, R.F., Lombardo, C., Cerolini, S., et al. (2020) The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on eating disorder risk and symptoms. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 53(7), 1166–1170.

Scharmer, C., Martinez, K., Gorrell, S., Reilly, E.E., Donahue, J.M., Anderson, D.A. (2020) Eating disorder pathology and compulsive exercise during the COVID-19 public health emergency: Examining risk associated with COVID-19 anxiety and intolerance of uncertainty. International Journal of Eating Disorders, doi.org/10.1002/eat.23395

Schlegl, S., Maier, J., Muele, A. Voderholzer, U. (2020) Eating disorders in times of the COVID-19 pandemic—Results from an online survey of patients with anorexia nervosa. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 53(11), 1791-1800.

Termorshuizen, J.D. Watson, H.J., Thornton, L.M. et al. (2020) Early impact of COVID-19 on individuals with self-reported eating disorders: A survey of 1,000 individuals in the United States and the Netherlands. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 53(11), 1780-1790.

Touyz, S., Lacey, H. & Hay, P. (2020) Eating disorders in the time of COVID-19. Journal of Eating Disorders, 8, 19. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40337-020-00295-3

Waller, W., Pugh, M., Mulkens, S. et al. (2020) Cognitive-behavioural therapy in the time of coronavirus: Clinician tips for working with eating disorders via telehealth when face-to-face meetings are not possible. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 53(7), 1132-1141.

Walsh, O. & McNicholas, F. (2020) Assessment and Management of Anorexia Nervosa during COVID-19. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 37(3), 187–191.

Weissman, R.S., Bauer, S., Thomas, J.J. (2020) Access to evidence-based care for eating disorders during the Covid-19 crisis. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 53(5), 639-646.

van Rensburg, M.J. (2020) COVID19, the pandemic which may exemplify a need for harm-reduction approaches to eating disorders: A reflection from a person living with an eating disorder. Journal of Eating Disorders, 8(26),

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