Course of multi-impulsive bulimia.

  title={Course of multi-impulsive bulimia.},
  author={Manfred Maximilian Fichter and Norbert Quadflieg and Winfried Rief},
  journal={Psychological medicine},
  volume={24 3},
Thirty-two consecutively admitted females with bulimia nervosa (purging type) according to DSM-IV and additional impulsive behaviours (multi-impulsive bulimia (MIB)) and 32 age-matched female controls with DSM-IV bulimia nervosa (purging type) (uni-impulsive bulimia (UIB)) were assessed longitudinally on admission and at discharge following in-patient therapy and at a 2-year follow-up. Multi-impulsive bulimics were defined as presenting at least three of the six of the following impulsive… CONTINUE READING