An examination of perceptual and cognitive set shifting tasks in acute anorexia nervosa and following recovery.

OBJECTIVES People with anorexia nervosa have a broad spread of symptoms including disturbances in perception, cognition, emotions and behaviour. The aim of this study was to examine tests of executive function (in particular, perceptual and cognitive set shifting tasks) in patients with a current or past diagnosis of anorexia nervosa (AN). METHOD 30 AN… (More)