Brain responses to body image stimuli but not food are altered in women with bulimia nervosa

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BACKGROUND Research into the neural correlates of bulimia nervosa (BN) psychopathology remains limited. METHODS In this functional magnetic resonance imaging study, 21 BN patients and 23 healthy controls (HCs) completed two paradigms: (1) processing of visual food stimuli and (2) comparing their own appearance with that of slim women. Participants also… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-244X-13-302

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