The mortality rate from anorexia nervosa.

  title={The mortality rate from anorexia nervosa.},
  author={C Laird Birmingham and Jenny Yuezhen Su and Julia A Hlynsky and Elliot M. Goldner and Min Gao},
  journal={The International journal of eating disorders},
  volume={38 2},
OBJECTIVE We determined the standardized mortality ratio (SMR) in our anorexia nervosa (AN) patient population. METHOD We used a cross-sectional design to study an inception cohort (1981-2000) drawn from the provincial tertiary care eating disorders program at St. Paul's Hospital (British Columbia, Canada). All patients who completed their initial assessment for an eating disorder were included in the study. Vital status, date and cause of death from British Columbia Vital Statistics Agency… CONTINUE READING


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