Abnormal eating attitudes in secondary-school girls in South Africa--a preliminary study.

@article{Szabo1997AbnormalEA,
  title={Abnormal eating attitudes in secondary-school girls in South Africa--a preliminary study.},
  author={Christopher Paul Szabo and Celeste M Hollands},
  journal={South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir geneeskunde},
  year={1997},
  volume={87 4 Suppl},
  pages={524-6, 528-30}
}
OBJECTIVES To document the existence of eating attitudes that may reflect current, pre- or subclinical eating disorders. To establish preliminary prevalence figures for abnormal eating attitudes. DESIGN Cross-sectional survey of eating attitudes. SETTING Non-clinical, community-based. SUBJECTS Female high-school pupils. OUTCOME MEASURES Total score derived from a self-report questionnaire, Eating Attitudes Test (EAT-26), which measures eating attitudes. Factor profile describing… CONTINUE READING

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