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Body image and paranoia

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Paranoia builds upon feelings of vulnerability. Our clinical experience indicates that negative body image, including concerns regarding weight, may be one source feeling vulnerable and hence raise the risk of paranoia. There has been no empirical test of an association between body image and paranoia. Our aim was to provide the first test of this issue by examining in epidemiologically representative cohorts the cross-sectional associations between proxy measures of body image and paranoi...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1016/j.psychres.2017.10.007

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Psychiatry
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Psychiatry
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Psychiatry Research Journal website
Volume:
258
Pages:
136-140
Publication date:
2017-10-03
Acceptance date:
2017-10-02
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EISSN:
1872-7123
ISSN:
0165-1781
Pubs id:
pubs:736838
URN:
uri:348a7adb-05de-4738-942e-5ff63db83a84
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uuid:348a7adb-05de-4738-942e-5ff63db83a84
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pubs:736838

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