Childhood maltreatment and psychiatric morbidity in bariatric surgery candidates.


BACKGROUND This study used standardized assessments to evaluate the association between childhood maltreatment (i.e., emotional, physical, and sexual abuse and emotional and physical neglect) and Axis I and II psychiatric disorders in patients presenting for bariatric surgery. METHODS Participants (N = 230) provided demographic information and completed… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11695-007-9292-y


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