Disordered eating among a multi-racial/ethnic sample of female high-school athletes.

@article{Pernick2006DisorderedEA,
  title={Disordered eating among a multi-racial/ethnic sample of female high-school athletes.},
  author={Yael Pernick and Jeanne Nichols and Mitchell J. Rauh and Mark Kern and Ming Ji and Mandra J Lawson and Denise E Wilfley},
  journal={The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={38 6},
  pages={689-95}
}
PURPOSE To determine the prevalence of disordered eating (DE) attitudes and behaviors in a multi-racial/ethnic sample of female high-school athletes. METHODS The Eating Disorders Examination Questionnaire (EDE-Q) was administered to 453 suburban female high-school athletes (277 Caucasian, 103 Latina, and 73 African American; aged 15.7 +/- 1.2 years… CONTINUE READING