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Validity of exercise measures in adults with anorexia nervosa: The EDE, compulsive exercise test and other self-report scales
OBJECTIVE: Compulsive exercise is a prominent feature for the majority of patients with Anorexia Nervosa (AN), but there is a dearth of research evaluating assessment instruments. This study assessed the concurrent validity ...
Mental health problems in the transgender population: what is the evidence?
This chapter discusses the findings from previous studies investigating mental health problems among transgender people. As most of the studies take place among people attending transgender health services the chapter ...
Video gaming and gaming addiction in transgender people: An exploratory study
Background: There is anecdotal clinical evidence that transgender people use the online world - such as forums and online video gaming - for the purpose of experiencing their gender identity in a safe, non-threatening, ...
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 ...
Trans is not a disorder – but should still receive funding
This editorial focuses on providing healthcare funding systems among transgender. At present, the healthcare funding systems in many countries are set up in such a way as to make it effectively impossible to assist trans ...