Validity of the Eating Attitudes Test: A study of Mexican eating disorders patients

  title={Validity of the Eating Attitudes Test: A study of Mexican eating disorders patients},
  author={Georgina Alvarez-Ray{\'o}n and Juan Manuel Mancilla-D{\'i}az and Rosal{\'i}a V{\'a}zquez-Ar{\'e}valo and Claudia Unikel-Santoncini and Alejandro de Jes{\'u}s Caballero-Romo and D. Mercado-Corona},
  journal={Eating and Weight Disorders - Studies on Anorexia, Bulimia and Obesity},
Objective: To evaluate the psychometric properties of the Mexican version of the Eating Attitudes Test (EAT-40) in clinical and control populations in Mexico City. Method: 276 female patients with eating disorders [52 with anorexia nervosa (AN), 102 with bulimia nervosa (BN) and 122 with eating disorders not otherwise specified (EDNOS)] and a comparison group of 280 normal control female subjects completed the EAT. Results: The EAT had an adequate level of internal consistency in the clinical… 

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