Indirect and direct measures of striving for perfection moderate body mass index curves in the intensive treatment of anorexia nervosa University of Antwerp KU Leuven
Reversible severe hepatitis in anorexia nervosa University of Antwerp
Forearm bone mineralization in recently diagnosed female adolescents with a premenarchal onset of anorexia nervosa Vrije Universiteit Brussel
OBJECTIVE: Data available on bone mineralization by peripheral quantitative computed tomography (pQCT) in adolescents with an early onset anorexia nervosa (AN) is limited. We investigated whether a disturbed bone mineralization can be observed at the distal radius in recently diagnosed female adolescents with AN and a premenarchal onset of this disease.
METHOD: Twenty-four premenarchal patients with AN and 22 healthy females which were ...
Is non-suicidal self-injury related to impulsivity in anorexia nervosa? Results from self-report and performance-based tasks University of Antwerp KU Leuven
BACKGROUND: Acute gastric dilatation is a rare but severe complication of anorexia nervosa. Gastric dilatation causing abdominal compartment syndrome with lower-limb ischemia is even less common. This case report illustrates the importance of a holistic clinical approach of every patient presenting to the emergency department (ED), even when the reason for admittance is organ specific.
CASE REPORT: We report the case of a young female ...