Time to restore body weight in adults and adolescents receiving cognitive behaviour therapy for anorexia nervosa

BACKGROUND The aim of the present study was to provide benchmark data on the duration of treatment required to restore body weight (to BMI ≥18.5 or a corresponding BMI centile) in adolescents and adults with anorexia nervosa treated with outpatient cognitive behaviour therapy. METHODS Ninety-five participants (46 adolescents and 49 adults) were recruited… CONTINUE READING