Understanding the reward system functioning in anorexia nervosa: crucial role of physical activity.

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Hyperactivity is a potential neurobiological marker and a core psychopathological trait in anorexia nervosa (AN). We investigated the processing of hyperactivity-related information in fifteen AN patients, 15 athletes and 15 non-athletes to examine if they represent disorder-related reward information using eye tracking. We assessed the extent of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2013.10.004

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@article{Giel2013UnderstandingTR, title={Understanding the reward system functioning in anorexia nervosa: crucial role of physical activity.}, author={Katrin Elisabeth Giel and Stephanie Kullmann and Hubert Preissl and Stephan Bischoff and Ansgar Thiel and Ulrike Schmidt and Stephan Zipfel and Martin Teufel}, journal={Biological psychology}, year={2013}, volume={94 3}, pages={575-81} }