Binge eating and eating-related cognitions and behavior in ethnically diverse obese women.

@article{SnchezJohnsen2003BingeEA,
  title={Binge eating and eating-related cognitions and behavior in ethnically diverse obese women.},
  author={Lisa A P S{\'a}nchez-Johnsen and Maureen P. Dymek and John A. Alverdy and Daniel Le Grange},
  journal={Obesity research},
  year={2003},
  volume={11 8},
  pages={1002-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine binge eating and eating-related cognitions and behavior in a sample of ethnically diverse women who are severely obese and seeking bariatric surgery. RESEARCH METHODS AND PROCEDURES Female bariatric surgery candidates (62 African Americans, 18 Latinas, 130 whites) completed questionnaires on binge eating and eating-related cognitions and behavior and completed a structured clinical interview to confirm binge-eating disorder diagnosis. RESULTS Ethnic minorities and… CONTINUE READING