An Initial Psychometric Evaluation and Exploratory Cross-Sectional Study of the Body Checking Questionnaire among Brazilian Women

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Body checking is considered an expression of an excessive preoccupation with appearance. The first aim of this study was to evaluate the psychometric properties of a Brazilian Portuguese version of the Body Checking Questionnaire (BCQ). Additionally, we wanted to examine the questionnaire's associations with body avoidance behaviour, body mass index… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0074649

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@inproceedings{Campana2013AnIP, title={An Initial Psychometric Evaluation and Exploratory Cross-Sectional Study of the Body Checking Questionnaire among Brazilian Women}, author={Angela Nogueira Neves Betanho Campana and Viren Swami and Carolina Mie Kawagosi Onodera and Dirceu Reis da Silva and Maria da Consolaç{\~a}o Gomes Cunha Fernandes Tavares}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2013} }