Eating disorders and disordered eating among patients seeking non-surgical weight-loss treatment in Sweden.

@article{Lapidoth2006EatingDA,
  title={Eating disorders and disordered eating among patients seeking non-surgical weight-loss treatment in Sweden.},
  author={Joakim de Man Lapidoth and Ata Ghaderi and Claes Norring},
  journal={Eating behaviors},
  year={2006},
  volume={7 1},
  pages={15-26}
}
The aim of this cross-sectional descriptive study of 194 Swedish men and women seeking non-surgical weight-loss treatment was to investigate the presence of eating disorders and binge eating symptoms and to compare these two groups of patients with a group without eating disorder- or binge eating symptoms. The groups were compared in regard to co-morbid psychopathology, Health Related Quality of Life (HRQL) and anthropometric data. Of the total sample, 9.8% fulfilled criteria for any eating… CONTINUE READING