Male body dissatisfaction and eating disorder symptomatology: Moderating variables among men

@article{Dakanalis2015MaleBD,
  title={Male body dissatisfaction and eating disorder symptomatology: Moderating variables among men},
  author={Antonios Dakanalis and Assunta M Zanetti and Giuseppe Riva and Fabrizia Colmegna and Chiara Volpato and Fabio Madeddu and Massimo Clerici},
  journal={Journal of Health Psychology},
  year={2015},
  volume={20},
  pages={80 - 90}
}
Body dissatisfaction is recognized as a robust risk factor for eating disorders. Despite over 80% of college men being body dissatisfied, not all men report several levels of eating disorder symptoms. In this study, we examined poor impulse control, social anxiety and internalization of media ideals as potential moderators. Data collected from 405 college-aged men were analysed, using latent variable structural equation modelling approach. All variables investigated have been found to moderate… 

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