Binge eating disorder with and without a history of purging symptoms.

  title={Binge eating disorder with and without a history of purging symptoms.},
  author={Carol B Peterson and James E. Mitchell and Sara Engbloom and S. F. Nugent and Melissa Pederson Mussell and Scott J Crow and J. Phillip Miller},
  journal={The International journal of eating disorders},
  volume={24 3},
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether a history of purging behaviors in individuals with binge eating disorder (BED) is associated with increased comorbid psychopathology, dietary restraint, severity of eating pathology, and attitudinal disturbance in self-esteem and body image. METHOD Sixty-three women meeting DSM-IV criteria for BED who were participating in a psychotherapy treatment study were subclassified according to whether they reported a history of purging… CONTINUE READING


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