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Eating disorders.

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Eating disorders are an important cause of physical and psychosocial morbidity in adolescent girls and young adult women. They are much less frequent in men. Eating disorders are divided into three diagnostic categories: anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and the atypical eating disorders. However, the disorders have many features in common and patients frequently move between them, so for the purposes of this Seminar we have adopted a transdiagnostic perspective. The cause of eating disorder...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Psychiatry
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Psychiatry
Journal:
Lancet
Volume:
361
Issue:
9355
Pages:
407-416
Publication date:
2003-02-05
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EISSN:
1474-547X
ISSN:
0140-6736
URN:
uuid:d80469e5-c993-43f5-b11c-03bf4c8b0a8b
Source identifiers:
97998
Local pid:
pubs:97998

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