Health services research in anorexia nervosa.

  title={Health services research in anorexia nervosa.},
  author={Ruth Helene Striegel-Moore},
  journal={The International journal of eating disorders},
  volume={37 Suppl},
          S31-4; discussion S41-2
The present paper reviews studies of the delivery of health services for individuals with anorexia nervosa, utilizing four interrelated concepts that guide much of health services research: equity, effectiveness, efficiency, and economy. It identifies major gaps in knowledge regarding health services utilization and costs.