Factors associated with dropout from treatment for eating disorders: a comprehensive literature review


BACKGROUND Dropout (DO) is common in the treatment of eating disorders (EDs), but the reasons for this phenomenon remain unclear. This study is an extensive review of the literature regarding DO predictors in EDs. METHODS All papers in PubMed, PsycINFO and Cochrane Library (1980-2009) were considered. Methodological issues and detailed results were… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-244X-9-67