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Dimensions of compulsive exercise across eating disorder diagnostic subtypes and the validation of the Spanish version of the Compulsive Exercise Test
Objectives: Compulsive exercise in eating disorders has been traditionally considered as a behavior that serves the purpose of weight/shape control. More recently, it has been postulated that there may be other factors ...
The Compulsive Exercise Test: Confirmatory factor analysis and links with eating psychopathology among women with clinical eating disorders
BACKGROUND: This study aimed to determine the psychometric properties of the Compulsive Exercise Test (CET) among an adult sample of patients with eating disorders.
MotivATE: A pretreatment web-based program to improve attendance at UK outpatient services among adults with eating disorders
BACKGROUND: In the UK, eating disorders affect upward of 725,000 people per year, and early assessment and treatment are important for patient outcomes. Around a third of adult outpatients in the UK who are referred to ...
Psychometric properties of the Chinese version of the eating attitudes test in young female patients with eating disorders in mainland China
The study aimed to investigate the reliability and validity of the Chinese version of the eating attitudes test (EAT-26) among female adolescents and young adults in Mainland China. This scale was administered to 396 female ...
Eating disorders are prevalent across all sports but especially those where weight and/or body shape has a direct impact on performance. These are aesthetic sports (e.g. gymnastics), endurance sports (e.g. distance running), ...
Detecting eating psychopathology in female athletes by asking about exercise: Use of the compulsive exercise test
The present study assessed the suitability of the Compulsive Exercise Test (athlete version; CET-A) for identifying female athletes with clinically significant features related to or comparable with eating psychopathology. ...
Olfaction in eating disorders and abnormal eating behavior: a systematic review
The study provides a systematic review that explores the current literature on olfactory capacity in abnormal eating behavior. The objective is to present a basis for discussion on whether research in olfaction in eating ...
Eating disorders in athletes: Detection, diagnosis, and treatment
Sportsmen/women and dancers possess a distinct combination of physical and psychological attributes that can contribute toward their success within their sporting and dance context. This includes qualities such as physical ...
Female athlete experiences of seeking and receiving treatment for an eating disorder
Clinical eating disorders are common among athletes; however research has yet to explore the process of seeking and receiving treatment for an eating disorder in this population. Semi-structured interviews were conducted ...
Evaluation of a motivation and psycho-educational guided self-help intervention for people with eating disorders (MOPED)
High dropout rates and poor levels of engagement are well documented for patients with eating disorders. Utilising motivational techniques and providing psycho-education have been suggested as ways to reduce treatment ...