[Validation of the FKB-20 as scale for the detection of body image distortions in psychosomatic patients].

@article{Clement1996ValidationOT,
  title={[Validation of the FKB-20 as scale for the detection of body image distortions in psychosomatic patients].},
  author={Ulrich Clement and Bernd L{\"o}we},
  journal={Psychotherapie, Psychosomatik, medizinische Psychologie},
  year={1996},
  volume={46 7},
  pages={254-9}
}
The study examines the validity of a body image questionnaire (FKB-20) assessing body image disturbances in a clinical sample (n = 405 outpatients of a psychosomatic clinic) and two non-clinical samples (n = 141 medical students and n = 208 sports students). The criterion group was constituted by 98 patients of the clinical sample with diagnosed body image disturbances (anorexia, transsexualism, hypochondriac symptoms). The validity coefficients were 0.56-0.65. The sensitivity of the… CONTINUE READING

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