Complexities of measuring perfectionism: three popular perfectionism measures and their relations with eating disturbances and health behaviors in a female college student sample.

@article{Chang2008ComplexitiesOM,
  title={Complexities of measuring perfectionism: three popular perfectionism measures and their relations with eating disturbances and health behaviors in a female college student sample.},
  author={Edward C. Chang and Valentina Ivezaj and Christina A Downey and Yuri Kashima and Aviva R Morady},
  journal={Eating behaviors},
  year={2008},
  volume={9 1},
  pages={
          102-10
        }
}
The present study investigated the relationships between three popular measures of perfectionism [the Eating Disorders Inventory - Perfectionism scale (EDI-P), the Frost Multidimensional Perfectionism Scale (FMPS), and the Multidimensional Perfectionism Scale (MPS)] and measures of eating disturbances and health behaviors, in a sample of 248 female college students. Results indicated that the adaptiveness or maladaptiveness of certain perfectionism dimensions should still be questioned. Also… CONTINUE READING
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