The prevalence of eating disorders in adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis.


This study examines the hypothesis of an association between adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) and eating disorders (EDs). A population of young females affected by AIS has been interviewed for a possible diagnosis of EDs. The proportion of individuals with EDs resulted significantly larger than normative epidemiological data: Prevalences were 9.2% for… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/10640260701773660


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