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Body Image

Known as: Images, Body, Image, Body, bodies image 
The way a person thinks about his or her body and how it looks to others.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Research suggests that exposure to mass media depicting the thin-ideal body may be linked to body image disturbance in women… 
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to determine the frequency of body image and sexual problems in the first months after… 
Review
2005
Review
2005
Optical imaging of live animals has grown into an important tool in biomedical research as advances in photonic technology and… 
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The authors believe body image to be a body image to be a multidimensional phenomenon with perceptual, attitudinal and affective… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
By far, the majority of studies investigating body image in adults have drawn samples from college populations within a very… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
This brief editorial article introduces the new scientific journal, Body Image: An International Journal of Research, and… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE To examine a new way of body diffusion weighted imaging (DWI) using the short TI inversion recovery-echo planar imaging… 
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Modern western culture emphasizes thinness, denigrates excess weight, and stigmatizes obese individuals, making it likely that… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
J. KEVIN THOMPSON, LESLIE J. HEINBERG, MADELINE ALTABE, AND STACEY TANTELEFF-DUNN: Exacting Beauty: Theory, Assessment, and… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE Although body-image disturbance is among the diagnostic criteria for anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa, the nature…