Words on walls: Passive eating disorder education.

@article{Duffy2016WordsOW,
  title={Words on walls: Passive eating disorder education.},
  author={Mary E. Duffy and Kristin E. Henkel},
  journal={Eating disorders},
  year={2016},
  volume={24 2},
  pages={148-60}
}
This study examined the effect of a short-term passive intervention on nursing students' beliefs about eating disorders (EDs). Before and after a weeklong ED education poster campaign, participants completed questionnaires assessing their attitudes about individuals with EDs. Results showed a reduction in the belief that people with EDs are almost always women, increased attribution to biological and genetic factors, and decreased attribution to society's thin ideal. Personal connection… CONTINUE READING

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