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Prevalence and correlates of eating disorders in adolescents. Results from the national comorbidity survey replication adolescent supplement.
TLDR
Eating disorders and subthreshold eating conditions are prevalent in the general adolescent population and their impact is demonstrated by generally strong associations with other psychiatric disorders, role impairment, and suicidality.
Psychometric properties of the eating disorder examination-questionnaire: factor structure and internal consistency.
TLDR
The results of this study provide support for the internal consistency of the EDE-Q and indicate a need for further examination of the factor structure of this instrument.
Randomized clinical trial comparing family-based treatment with adolescent-focused individual therapy for adolescents with anorexia nervosa.
TLDR
Although both treatments led to considerable improvement and were similarly effective in producing full remission at EOT, FBT was more effective in facilitating full remission in both follow-up points.
Family and individual therapy in anorexia nervosa. A 5-year follow-up.
TLDR
Much of the improvements found at a 5-year follow-up can be attributed to the natural outcome of the illness, Nevertheless, it was still possible to detect long-term benefits of psychological therapies completed 5 years previously.
Family therapy for adolescent anorexia nervosa: the results of a controlled comparison of two family interventions.
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On global measure of outcome, the two forms of therapy were associated with equivalent end of treatment results, however, for those patients with high levels of maternal criticism towards the patient, the SFT was shown to be superior to the CFT.
Treating severe and enduring anorexia nervosa: a randomized controlled trial
TLDR
Patients with SE-AN can make meaningful improvements with both therapies and high retention rates at follow-up were achieved, consistent with the nature of the treatments given.
A randomized controlled comparison of family-based treatment and supportive psychotherapy for adolescent bulimia nervosa.
TLDR
Family-based treatment showed a clinical and statistical advantage over SPT at posttreatment and at 6-month follow-up and reduction in core bulimic symptoms was also more immediate for patients receiving FBT vs SPT.
COVID‐19 and implications for eating disorders
Quality of life after gastric bypass surgery: a cross-sectional study.
TLDR
Results indicate that the IWQOL-Lite may be more sensitive than the SF-36 to the changes of quality of life that gastric bypass patients report, and this study is the first to objectively document these differences in several objective measures of HRQL, depression, and self-esteem in a large sample of patients.
Report of the National Institutes of Health workshop on overcoming barriers to treatment research in anorexia nervosa.
TLDR
This report summarizes the major discussions of these sessions and concludes with a set of recommendations related to the development of treatment research in AN based on these findings.
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