"Doing the impossible": the process of recovery from chronic anorexia nervosa.

@article{Dawson2014DoingTI,
  title={"Doing the impossible": the process of recovery from chronic anorexia nervosa.},
  author={Lisa Dawson and Paul Rhodes and Stephen W. Touyz},
  journal={Qualitative health research},
  year={2014},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={494-505}
}
In this study, we aimed to explore the process of recovery over time from the perspective of those who had fully recovered from chronic anorexia nervosa (AN), using stringent recovery criteria. Eight women, assessed as fully recovered from chronic AN, told their story of the process of recovery. Data were analyzed using the qualitative method, narrative inquiry. Recovery was identified as a long and complex process that spanned four phases: from being unable or unready to change, to… CONTINUE READING
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