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Childhood sexual abuse and adult psychiatric and substance use disorders in women: an epidemiological and cotwin control analysis.
TLDR
Results are consistent with the hypothesis that CSA is causally related to an increased risk for psychiatric and substance abuse disorders and cannot be explained by background familial factors.
Perfectionism and eating disorders: current status and future directions.
The literature examining the relation between perfectionism and eating disorders was reviewed and content and methodological comparisons were made with the perfectionism literature in anxiety
Comorbidity of anxiety disorders with anorexia and bulimia nervosa.
TLDR
The prevalence of anxiety disorders in general and OCD in particular was much higher in people with anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa than in a nonclinical group of women in the community.
Prevalence, heritability, and prospective risk factors for anorexia nervosa.
TLDR
Individuals who survive AN and who no longer have body mass indexes in the AN range appear to be at lower risk for the development of overweight, and Prospectively assessed neuroticism was associated with the subsequent development of AN.
Epidemiology and course of anorexia nervosa in the community.
TLDR
The authors found a substantially higher lifetime prevalence and incidence of anorexia nervosa than reported in previous studies, most of which were based on treated cases.
Bulimia nervosa treatment: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials.
TLDR
Evidence for medication or behavioral treatment for BN is strong, for self-help is weak; for harms related to medication is strong but either weak or nonexistent for other interventions; and evidence for differential outcome by sociodemographic factors is nonexistent.
Outcomes of eating disorders: a systematic review of the literature.
TLDR
The strength of the bodies of literature was moderate for factors associated with AN and BN outcomes and weak for BED, and little to no data was available to compare results based on sociodemographic characteristics.
Features associated with excessive exercise in women with eating disorders.
TLDR
Excessive exercise may be associated particularly with the purging subtype of AN as well as with a constellation of anxious/obsessional temperament and personality characteristics among women with eating disorders.
Three psychotherapies for anorexia nervosa: a randomized, controlled trial.
TLDR
The finding that nonspecific supportive clinical management was superior to more specialized psychotherapies was opposite to the primary hypothesis and challenges assumptions about the effective ingredients of successful treatments for anorexia nervosa.
Anorexia nervosa treatment: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials.
TLDR
Evidence for AN treatment is weak; evidence for treatment-related harms and factors associated with efficacy of treatment are weak; and evidence for differential outcome by sociodemographic factors is nonexistent.
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