Personality dimensions in bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder, and obesity.

  title={Personality dimensions in bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder, and obesity.},
  author={Carol B Peterson and Paul D. Thuras and Diann M Ackard and James E. Mitchell and Kelly C Berg and Nora Sandager and Stephen A. Wonderlich and Melissa W Pederson and Scott J Crow},
  journal={Comprehensive psychiatry},
  volume={51 1},
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this investigation was to examine differences in personality dimensions among individuals with bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder, non-binge eating obesity, and a normal-weight comparison group as well as to determine the extent to which these differences were independent of self-reported depressive symptoms. METHOD Personality dimensions were assessed using the Multidimensional Personality Questionnaire in 36 patients with bulimia nervosa, 54 patients with binge… CONTINUE READING
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