Ten-year follow-up of anorexia nervosa: clinical course and outcome


Authors:Eckert, E. D., Halmi, K. A., Marchi, P., Grove, W. and Crosby, R.
"The high frequency and chronicity of the bulimic symptoms plus the high rate of weight relapse (42% during the first year after hospital treatment) suggest that intensive intervention is needed to help anorexics restore and maintain their weight within a normal range and to decrease abnormal eating and weight control behaviors."