Eating disorders risk among medical students: a global systematic review and meta-analysis

  title={Eating disorders risk among medical students: a global systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={Haitham A. Jahrami and Mai S. Sater and Ahmed Mohammed Abdulla and Mo'ez Al-Islam E Faris and Ahmed Alansari},
  journal={Eating and Weight Disorders - Studies on Anorexia, Bulimia and Obesity},
PurposeMedical students appear to be a high-risk group to develop psychological problems including eating disorders (ED). The prevalence estimates of ED risk vary greatly between studies. This systematic review and meta-analysis was done to estimate the prevalence of ED risk among medical students.MethodsAn electronic search of EMBASE, MEDLINE, ProQuest and Google Scholar was conducted. Studies that reported the prevalence of ED risk among medical students and were published in English peer… 
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