The prevalence of eating disorders among university students and the relationship with some individual characteristics


Kugu N. , Akyuz G., Dogan O., Ersan E., Izgic F.

AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY, vol.40, no.2, pp.129-135, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1440-1614.2006.01759.x
  • Title of Journal : AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.129-135

Abstract

Objective: The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of eating disorders (EDs) among university students in a rural area of Turkey and to compare groups based on the sociodemographic data, history of child abuse and neglect, family roles and self-esteem with a normal control group regarding ElDs.