Differentiating purging and nonpurging bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder

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To explore similarities and differences in clinical and personality variables across three groups: binge eating disorder (BED), bulimia nervosa-purging type (BN-P), and bulimia nervosa-non purging type (BN-NP).

AuthorNunez-Navarro, Araceli; Jimenez-Murcia, Susana; Alvarez-Moya, Eva; Villarejo, Cynthia; Diaz, Isabel Sanchez; Augmantell, Cristina Masuet; Granero, Roser; Penelo, Eva; Krug, Isabel; Tinahones, Francisco J.; Bulik, Cynthia M. & Fernandez-Aranda, Fernando
JournalInternational Journal of Eating Disorders
Volume44(6):488-496
Year2011

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