Impulsivity, dietary control and the urge to binge in bulimic syndromes.

OBJECTIVE Naturalistic studies on sufferers of bulimic syndromes suggest that binge episodes are often precipitated by episodes of dietary restraint. However, evidence also implies that binge eating may, in certain psychopathological contexts, have less direct connection with dietary control factors. Applying an 8- to 22-day experience-sampling procedure in… (More)