A pilot study of personality pathology in patients with anorexia nervosa: modifiable factors related to outcome after hospitalization.

@article{McCormick2009APS,
  title={A pilot study of personality pathology in patients with anorexia nervosa: modifiable factors related to outcome after hospitalization.},
  author={Laurie M. McCormick and Pamela K Keel and Michael C. Brumm and David P B Watson and Valerie L. Forman-Hoffman and Wayne A. Bowers},
  journal={Eating and weight disorders : EWD},
  year={2009},
  volume={14 2-3},
  pages={e113-20}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess improvement in aspects of personality in patients hospitalized with anorexia nervosa (AN) and its relationship to improved depression, body mass index (BMI), and eating disorder outcome after treatment. METHOD Twenty females hospitalized with AN completed intake and discharge assessments of BMI, depression and eating disorder severity, as well as personality pathology with the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI-2) and the Revised NEO Personality Inventory… CONTINUE READING