The Body Uneasiness Test (BUT): Development and validation of a new body image assessment scale

  title={The Body Uneasiness Test (BUT): Development and validation of a new body image assessment scale},
  author={Massimo Cuzzolaro and Giuseppe Vetrone and Gemma Marano and Paul E. Garfinkel},
  journal={Eating and Weight Disorders - Studies on Anorexia, Bulimia and Obesity},
Objective: To investigate the psychometric properties of the Body Uneasiness Test (BUT), a 71-item self-report questionnaire that consists of two parts: BUT·A which measures weight phobia, body image concerns, avoidance, compulsive self-monitoring, detachment and estrangement feelings towards one’s own body (depersonalization); and BUT·B which looks at specific worries about particular body parts or functions. Methods: We recruited a clinical sample of 531 subjects (491 females) suffering from… 
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