Health Sciences

Recent Publications

Body Image, Eating and Weight Clinical Research Team

2016

  • Brennan, L. (2016). Does motivational interviewing improve retention or outcome in cognitive behaviour therapy for overweight and obese adolescents? Obesity Research and Clinical Practice, 10(4), 481-6.
  • Brennan, L., Murphy K.D., de la Piedad Garcia, X., Ellis, M.E., Metzendorf, M.I., & McKenzie J.E.(2016). Psychological interventions for adults who are overweight or obese. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD012114.DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012114.
  • Hachem, A., & Brennan, L. (2016). Quality of life outcomes of bariatric surgery: A systematic review. Obesity Surgery, 26(2), 395-409.
  • Hindle, A., de la Piedad Garcia, X., & Brennan, L. (accepted). Early post-operative psychosocial and weight predictors of later outcome in bariatric surgery: A systematic literature review. Obesity Reviews.
  • Linardon, J (accepted). Correlates of the over-evaluation of weight and shape in binge eating disorder and mixed eating disorder samples: A meta-analytic review. Eating Disorders: A Journal of Treatment and Prevention.
  • Linardon, J., de la Piedad Garcia, X. & Brennan, L. (accepted 15/10/16). Predictors, moderators, and mediators of treatment outcome following manualised cognitive-behavioural therapy for eating disorders: A systematic review. European Eating Disorders Review.
  • Linardon, J., Brennan, L., & de la Piedad Garcia, X. (2016). Rapid response to psychological treatments for eating disorders: A systematic review and meta-analysis. International Journal of Eating Disorders.
  • Miller, B., Murphy, K., O’Brien, P.E., & Brennan, L. (2016). Development of a measure of barriers to laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) aftercare attendance. Obesity Surgery, 26(4), 776-84.
  • Mitchell, S.A., Newton, R., Castle, D., Harrison, P., & Brennan, L. (2016). Does collaborative case conceptualisation enhance engagement and outcome in the treatment of anorexia nervosa? Rational, design and methods. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 47, 296-303.
  • O’Brien, P.E., De Witt, D., Laurie, C., Brennan, L., Wentworth, J., Anderson, M., O'Dea, K., Dean, F., Smith, A., Dalton, D. (2016). The effect of weight loss on Indigenous Australians with diabetes: A study of feasibility, acceptability and effectiveness of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding. Obesity Surgery, 26, 45-53.
  • Parker, K., Mitchell, S., O’Brien, P., & Brennan, L. (2016). Psychometric evaluation of disordered eating measures in bariatric surgery candidates. Obesity Surgery, 26, 563–575
  • Rogers, J.M. Ferrari, M., Lang, C.P., Mosely, K., & Brennan, L. (2016). Mindfulness-based interventions for obesity: A meta-analysis of physical and psychological outcomes. Obesity Reviews.
  • Wilcox, K., Warren, N., O’Brien, P., Brown, W.A., Nottle, P., Winnet, J., Aly, A., & Brennan, L. (accepted). Patient and parent perspectives of adolescent laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB). Obesity Surgery, 26(11), 2667-2674.

2015

  • Brennan, L., Mitchell, S., & Linardon, S. (accepted). Feeding and Eating Disorders. Abnormal Psychology Australia and New Zealand Supplement.
  • Dordevic, A.L., Bonham, M.P., Ware, R.S., Brennan, L., & Truby, H. (2015). Study Protocol: Evaluation of ‘JenMe’, a commercially-delivered weight management program for adolescents: A randomised controlled trial. BMC Public Health, 15:563  doi:10.1186/s12889-015-1923-y.
  • Hochberg, L., Murphy, K., O’Brien, P., & Brennan, L., (2015).  Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) aftercare attendance and attrition. Obesity Surgery, 25(9), 1693-1702.
  • Miller, B., & Brennan, L. (2015). Measuring and reporting attrition from obesity treatment programs: A call to action! Obesity Research and Clinical Practice,  9(3), 187–202.
  • Papadopoulos, S. & Brennan, L. (2015).  Correlates of stigma in overweight and obese adults: A systematic literature review. Obesity, 23(9):1743-60.
  • Parker, K., & Brennan, L. (2015). Measurement of disordered eating in bariatric surgery candidates: A systematic review of the literature. Obesity Research and Clinical Practice, 9, 12-25.
  • Parker, K., Mitchell, S., O’Brien, P., & Brennan, L. (accepted). Psychometric evaluation of disordered eating measures in bariatric surgery patients. Eating Behaviors, 26(3):563-75
  • Prickett, C., Brennan, L., & Stolwyk, R. (2015). Examining the relationship between obesity and cognitive function: A systematic literature review. Obesity Research and Clinical Practice, 9, 93-113.

2014

  • Moroshko, I., Brennan, L., Warren, N., Brown, W., & O’Brien, P. (2014). Patients’ perspectives on laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) aftercare attendance: Qualitative assessment. Obesity Surgery, 24, 266-75.
  • Parker, K., O’Brien, P., & Brennan, L. (2014). Measurement of disordered eating following bariatric surgery: A systematic review of the literature. Obesity Surgery, 24, 945-53.
  • Willcox, K., & Brennan, L. (2014). Biopsychosocial outcomes of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in adolescents: A systematic review of the literature. Obesity Surgery, 24, 1510-9.
  • Wolfenden, L., Wyse, R., Campbell, E., Brennan, L., Campbell, K.J., Fletcher, A., Wiggers, J., Bowman, J., & Heard, T.R. (2014). Randomized controlled trial of a telephone-based intervention for child fruit and vegetable intake: Long-term follow-up. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 99(3), 543-550.
  • Wyse R., Campbell K.J., Brennan. L., & Wolfenden, L. (2014). A cluster randomised controlled trial of a telephone-based intervention targeting the home food environment of preschoolers (The Healthy Habits Trial): the effect on parent fruit and vegetable consumption. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 11:144. doi: 10.1186/s12966-014-0144-6.

2013

  • Bloom, L., Shelton, B., & Bengough, M., & Brennan, L. (2013). Psychosocial outcomes of a non-dieting based positive body image community program for overweight adults: A pilot study. Journal of Eating Disorders 2013, 1:44  doi:10.1186/2050-2974-1-44
  • Brennan, L., Walkley, J., Wilks, R., Fraser, S., & Greenway, K. (2013). Physiological and behavioural outcomes of a randomised controlled trial of a cognitive behavioural lifestyle intervention for overweight and obese adolescents. Obesity Research and Clinical Practice, 7, e23-e41.
  • Brown, W.A., Moszkowicz, J., Brennan, L., Burton, P.R., Anderson, M., & O’Brien, P.E. (2013). Preoperative weight loss does not predict weight loss following Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding. Obesity Surgery, 23, 1611-1615
  • *Incledon, E., Hay, M., Brennan, L., & Wake, M. (2013). Psychosocial predictors of 4 year BMI change in overweight and obese children in primary care. Obesity, 23, e262-e270.
  • *Moroshko, I., & Brennan, L. (2013). Maternal controlling feeding behaviours and child eating in preschool aged children. Nutrition and Dietetics, 70, 49-53.
  • O’Brien, P.E., Brennan, L., Laurie, C., & Brown, W. (2013). Intensive medical weight loss or laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in the treatment of mild to moderate obesity: Long-term follow-up of a prospective randomized trial. Obesity Surgery, 23, 1345-1353.
  • O’Brien, P.E., McDonald, L., Anderson, Brennan, L., & Brown, W. (2013). Long term outcomes after bariatric surgery:  Fifteen year follow up of adjustable gastric banding and a systematic review of the bariatric surgical literature. Annals of Surgery, 257, 87-94.
  • *Priess, K., Brennan, L., & Clarke, D. (2013). A systematic review of variables associated with the relationship between obesity and depression. Obesity Reviews, 14, 906-918.